Qatar, recognized as one of the strongest teams in Asia, displayed their prowess in their recent match against Afghanistan, securing a dominant 8-1 victory on home turf, adding three crucial points to their tally.
Despite Qatar's favouritism, an inspired Indian squad, backed by the fervent home support, aims to upset the odds. A victory against Qatar could be a game-changer for India's qualifying aspirations. However, the Blue Tigers are well aware that overcoming Qatar poses a formidable challenge.
The highly anticipated 2026 FIFA World Cup qualifier match between India and Qatar is scheduled to kick off on Tuesday, November 21, at 07:00 p.m. IST at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Football enthusiasts can catch the action live on Sports18 1, Sports 18 1HD, and Sports18 3 through television broadcast.
Additionally, for online viewers, the match will be streamed live on the Jio Cinema app and website, ensuring fans don't miss a moment of this thrilling clash between India and Qatar on the road to the FIFA World Cup 2026.">