The 2021 AFC Champions League is set to be played for the first time in India with Indian Super League (ISL) side, FC Goa set to take on Qatar's, Al Rayyan at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa on Wednesday.
Goa are the only team from the country to feature in the group stage of the continent's top-tier competition in club football after they qualified for the Group stage by winning the league stage of the 2019-20 ISL.
When and where is the game?
FC Goa will host Al Rayyan at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Wednesday, 14 April at 10:30pm IST (Indian Standard Time).
Where to watch the game in India?
The Star Sports Network have announced that they will telecasting FC Goa's ACL debut. Commentary will not be available in vernacular languages for the ACL games on Star Sports. The game can be live streamed on Disney+Hotstar VIP & Jio TV.
FC Goa Squad
Goalkeepers: Mohammad Nawaz, Naveen Kumar, Shubham Dhas, Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem
Defenders: Sanson Pereira, Seriton Fernandes, Leander D'Cunha, Iván González (Spain), Mohamed Ali, James Donachie (Australia), Aibanbha Dohling, Saviour Gama, Adil Khan
Midfielders: Edu Bedia (Spain), Glan Martins, Princeton Rebello, Brandon Fernandes, Phrangki Buam, Redeem Tlang, Makan Winkle Chothe, Alexander Romario Jesuraj, Amarjit Singh Kiyam, Romeo Fernandes
Forwards: Jorge Ortiz (Spain), Devendra Murgaonkar, Ishan Pandita