The India U-16 Preparatory Camp for AFC U-16 Final Phase was conducted in Goa under the guidance of Mr.Colm Toal, Head Coach, Youth Development.
The U-16 boys defeated the U-18 Brazilian Football Academy 8-0, in a practice match at Cuncolim Ground. Rupert Nongrum, of Shillong Lajong FC Academy scored a hat-trick and Daniel Lalhlimpuia scored a brace. Sarthak Golui, Kamalpreet Singh and Klins Mendes netted one each.
In September 2011, India had already qualified for the final phase in Tashkent and the Indian side finished second in the Group.