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AFC Confirms Kalinga Stadium As Co-Host For AFC Women’s Asia Cup India 2022

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC), on Friday, confirmed Kalinga Stadium as one of the three co-hosts of the AFC Women’s Asia Cup India 2022. 

The D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai and Ahmedabad’s TransStadia are the other two stadiums which will host the tournament. The AFC Women’s Asia Cup India will be held from January 20 to February 6, 2022.

“We are excited to kick off the new year with the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022. The three venues have put in a lot of work to upgrade their footballing infrastructure,” AIFF President Praful Patel said.

The Qualifiers for the AFC Women’s Asian Cup will take place from September 13 to 25, 2021 in centralised venues. The draw scheduled to be held on May 27, 2021 at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.