India 0-2 UAE, Group A
Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu Dhabi
India constructed one of a biggest storylines of UAE 2019 so distant with their marvellous opening 4-1 feat over Thailand, so there was copiousness of expectation streamer into their strife with a contest hosts.
And UAE were on a behind feet as India started brightly, with Ashique Kuruniyan and Sunil Chhetri both forcing Khalid Eisa Bilal into pivotal saves. Everything swung before a mangle as indolent fortifying and discerning feet from Khaflan Mubarak combined adequate space to glow into a tip dilemma of a net opposite a run of play.
From roughly a same patch of weed India rattled a bar by Udanta Singh as they continued to demeanour bright. Ismail Al Hamadi roughly wrapped things adult when he struck a post, yet Ali Mabkhout’s glorious hold and cold finish staid a diversion with a notation to go, even yet India still found time to clap a bar again.
The hosts go tip of Group A on 4 points, with India and Thailand route on 3 any and Bahrain column adult a list on one indicate forward of a group’s final matchday.