Team India Rises to the Challenge: Celebrating Crucial Away Win Against Kuwait

India defeated Kuwait 1-0 on the road, marking a positive start to FIFA World Cup 2026 and AFC Asian Cup qualification Round 2. The Blue Tigers had struggled in away matches this year but turned things around with a hard-fought win in Kuwait. Head coach Igor Stimac praised his team’s effort and support from the stands. Manvir Singh’s lone goal secured the victory, with the 28-year-old expressing gratitude to his teammates for their hard work. Defensive stalwart Sandesh Jhingan emphasized the importance of starting the tournament with a win and looking ahead to the upcoming fixture against Qatar. The team focused on recovery and improvement, setting their sights on bigger goals for the future.