Sunil Chhetri, Jhingan, Gurpreet named in Indian football team for Asian Games

India's men's and women's football teams have been announced for the upcoming Asian Games in Hangzhou, China, which will take place in September. Sunil Chhetri, the veteran striker and former captain, will lead the men's team. On the other hand, the women's team sees the return of former captain and star striker Bala Devi after a gap of four years.  

The Indian men's team has been placed in Group A, alongside hosts China, Bangladesh, and Myanmar. This will undoubtedly be a challenging group, as China is known for its strong football program. However, the Indian team will be looking to make an impact and progress in the tournament.  

The women's team, on the other hand, has been placed in Group B, alongside Taiwan and Thailand. This group presents a good opportunity for the Indian women to showcase their skills and compete against strong opponents. With the inclusion of Bala Devi, who is a highly experienced and talented player, the team will be aiming to make a mark in the tournament.

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