KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club striker Manvir Singh made his first-ever appearance for India in a 1-0 win over Singapore in an away U-23 International Friendly on Sunday (9th July).
The India U-23 National Team currently in Singapore for a two-match series, which is a part of their preparations for the upcoming AFC U-23 Championship qualifiers to be held in Qatar later this month.
India won the match courtesy a 80th minute strike from midfielder Germanpreet Singh at Chao Chu Kang Stadium.
Manvir, who was on the pitch for 76 minutes before being substituted by Hitesh Sarma, was a constant threat for the Singapore back-line and came close of scoring on several occasions.
India is slated to play the second International friendly on Wednesday (12th July).