Poojary, Mishra named in 27-man squad for Hero Intercontinental Cup

Hyderabad duo make it to Igor Stimac’s side for the upcoming tournaments

Hyderabad: Indian National Team Head Coach Igor Stimac narrowed down his 27-man squad for the upcoming Hero Intercontinental Cup and SAFF Championship.

Stimac initially named a 41-man squad and after two days of rigorous medical tests at the Blue Tigers’ camp in Bhubaneswar, he shortlisted the 27 players that will participate in the Hero Continental Cup in June.

While HFC star Chinglensana Konsham missed out due to personal reasons, winger Mohammad Yasir is nursing an injury and will be unavailable.

Hyderabad FC however, have two of their full-backs Nikhil Poojary and Akash Mishra named in the final squad for the Blue Tigers.

The Indian Team is currently preparing for the upcoming Hero Intercontinental Cup kicking off on June 9.

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