India's Football Friendly Against Palestine Cancelled

The second friendly between India and Palestine was called-off as under FIFA rules a country cannot play more than two international friendlies in a FIFA Window. The FIFA dates in October run from October 6-14. Palestine will play Pakistan on October 14.

updated: October 04, 2014 20:59 IST
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File Photo: The Indian football team celebrates against Pakistan.


New Delhi: The Indian football team's international friendly against Palestine, which was scheduled for October 9, has been cancelled as the south east Asian nation has already committed its availability to the Pakistan Football Federation in the same window.

The match was supposed to be held at the Kanchenjunga Stadium in Siliguri, West Bengal. However, the first international friendly on October 6 will be played as scheduled.

AIFF has been intimated by the Palestine Football Federation about its unavailability.

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