Bhaichung Bhutia and Renedy Singh were omitted from the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) list of 44 probables for the 2012 AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers next month. More than half the side comprises players from Indian Arrows.
Bhutia had announced earlier he wouldn’t be fit for the qualifiers and Renedy too was injured in the Asian Cup tie against South Korea. Also omitted were defenders Deepak Mondal, Mahesh Gawali and Surkumar Singh, midfielders NP Pradeep, Climax Lawrence, Mehrajuddin Wadoo and Clifford Miranda and forwards Abhishek Yadav and Md Rafi.
SQUAD: Subrata Paul, Arindam Bhattacharya, GS Sandhu, Denzil Franco, Gourmangi Singh, Anwar, Mohanraj, Nirmal Chhetri, Govin Singh, SR Nabi, NS Manju, Raju Gaikwad, Steven Dias ,Joachim Abranches, Baldip Singh, Jagpreet Singh, Rakesh Masih, Jewel Raja, S D’Silva, Sunil Chhetri , SK Singh, C.S.Sabeeth, Jeje Lalpekhlua. Jagroop Singh, Ravi Kumar, Vishal Kumar, Abhishek Das, Deepak Devrani, Inderpreet Singh, Souvik Ghosh, L Fenai, P Moulingkar, AK Mall, Subodh Kumar, Milan Singh, Bikramjit Singh, L Ralte,Trithankar Sarkar, Jibon Singh, Manandeep, Robin Singh, Holicharan Narzary, Malswamfela & Jagtar Singh.
VIA: HINDUSTAN TIMES