AIFF Announces Intercontinental Cup Fixtures: India Open Tournament vs Tajikistan
India will go into the Intercontinental Cup 2019 as the defending champions having won the title last year with a win over Kenya.
India will kick off the Intercontinental Cup 2019 against Tajikistan on July 7 while the tournament will take place at the EKA Arena in Ahmedabad from July 7-18. AIFF, on Monday, announced the full set of fixtures for the second edition of the four-team tournament.
#BlueTigers 🐯 to face Tajikistan 🇹🇯 in Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019 opener on July 7 🤩
— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) June 10, 2019
India’s second match will be played on July 13 against DPR Korea, followed by Syria on July 16. The tournament is based on a round robin format and the top two teams stage will qualify for the final, which is scheduled on July 18.
The Hero Intercontinental Cup 2019 fixtures are as follows:
July 07: India vs Tajikistan
July 08: Syria vs DPR Korea
July 10: Tajikistan vs Syria
July 13: India vs DPR Korea
July 15: DPR Korea vs Tajikistan
July 16: India vs Syria
July 18: Final