Guwahati: The NorthEast United FC (NEUFC) will have a face off against the Indian Football team for a friendly match on October 9. The match is a preparation for the upcoming Hero Indian Super League 2019-20 to be held at the Indira Gandhi Athletic stadium in Guwahati.
The Indian football team is in the city as a part of a preparation camp ahead of their FIFA world Cup Qualifier against Bangladesh on October 15. This is the first time the national team will be playing a friendly match against an Indian Super League club.
The match to be played in the region is open for all so as to give the people of the city another chance to witness the Indian National team play. Previously, the Indian team played their first qualifier match for the FIFA World Cup 2022 and AFC Asian Cup 2023 when they battled against Oman in Guwahati