The Indian Senior Team at the 1980 Moscow Olympic Qualifiers:
TEAM:
Goalkeepers: Bhaskar Ganguly (East Bengal Club), Bramanand Shankwalkar (Salgaocar SC).
Defenders: Compton Dutta (Bengal), Manoranjan Bhattacharya (East Bengal Club), Shyamal Banerjee (Bengal), G.S. Parmer (Punjab), M.A. Samad (Andhra Pradesh), D. Shekaran (Karnataka)
Midfielders: Prasun Banerjee (East Bengal Club - CAPTAIN), A. Devraj Doraiswamy (Karnataka - Vice-CAPTAIN), Pushparaj Kumar (Karnataka), Parminder Singh (Punjab), Balachandran (Kerala).
Forwards: Narender Gurung (Border Security Force, Punjab), Manas Bhattacharya (Bengal), Shabbir Ali (Bengal), Xavier Pius (Bengal).
COACHES: JARNAIL SINGH (Punjab) and G.M.H. BASHA (Karnataka).

RESULTS:
Asia Zone - Round 1 Qualifiers
Group 2: all matches Singapore

24-Feb-80: India 0-1 China
26-Feb-80: India 0-1 Singapore
03-Mar-80: India 5-0 Sri Lanka
07-Mar-80: India 0-2 Iran
10-Mar-80: India 1-2 North Korea
India finished fifth with two points from five matches.


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