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India’s Football Achievements

Looking back at India’s Football Achievements in past  (prev post Indian football team FIFA rankings)

4th place in 1956 Melbourne Olympics

Asian Games
Gold Medal in the 1951 New Delhi Asian Games.
Gold Medal in the 1962 Jakarta Asian Games.
Bronze Medal in the 1970 Bangkok Asian Games.

Asia Cup
Silver medal in the 1964 Asia Cup held in Tel-Aviv,Israel

Asian Youth Championship
Gold Medal (Joint Winner with Iran ) in 1974 at Bangkok .
LG Cup in HoChi Minh City,Aug 2002
India emerged champions beating the hosts South Vietnam 3-2 in the Finals on 10 Aug

SAF Games

India emerged winners thrice in this multi disciplined Games(SAF Games) held for South Asian Nations.
1985 -Dhaka
1987 – Kolkata
SAFF Championships
India has won this Championship four times which is held for South Asian National Football Teams. Earlier called SAARC International Tournament in 1993.

1993 -Lahore
1999 -Goa
2005 -Karachi
Wales International Tournament
East Bengal won this inaugural tournament in July 2003 beating AFC Champions League BEC Tero Sassana 3-1 in the Finals on 26 July 2003

First Afro Asian Games: Semi Finals
India beat Zimbabwe 5-3 in the semi final of the 1st Afro Asian Games in Hyderabad on 29 Oct 03

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