New Delhi [India], Might 20 (ANI): India has certified for the FIFAe Nations Cup for the second straight season on Friday. The event is taken into account the head occasion of FIFA esports among the many Member Associations of the governing physique of world soccer.
India first participated within the FIFAe Nations Collection in 2021, and have accomplished extraordinarily effectively to qualify twice in three years for the event, extensively often known as the ‘World Cup of FIFA esports’.
India had been knocked out on the group stage of the FIFAe Nations Cup 2022 held in Denmark in July 2022. The eTigers will likely be trying to higher their document this time among the many 24 nations, who will qualify for the FIFAe Nations Cup 2023.
Aside from India, three different nations — Australia, Malaysia and Singapore have certified from the Asia and Oceania area for the ultimate occasion. They are going to be joined by 11 groups from Europe, three from the Center East and Africa, three from South America and two from North and Central America together with the host nation, which has not been introduced but.
India began their FIFAe Nations Collection 2023 journey in December 2022, within the Play-Ins stage and performed the On-line Qualifiers Essential Stage in April earlier than qualifying for the Playoffs.
Within the Playoffs stage, represented by the eTigers Charanjot Singh, Saransh Jain, Siddh Chandarana and Saksham Rattan, they misplaced the primary spherical of the double elimination bracket by an combination rating of 2-3 to Indonesia in an in depth encounter however fought again with back-to-back victories towards New Zealand (0-9 on combination) and Japan (1-2 on combination) due to an injury-time aim to seal their spot within the FIFAe Nations Cup 2023.
Charanjot Singh, the captain of the Indian group, mentioned: “It’s an incredible feeling to make the FIFAe Nations Cup for the second time in a row. I’m happy with the way in which everybody carried out. Laborious work has paid off for us, lastly. We practiced exhausting to realize this and now it is time to get even higher and work tougher for the off-line occasion”. (ANI)