PETALING JAYA: Turkmenistan got off to a good start in their pre-Olympic football first round first-leg match, beating India 2-0 at the Olympic Stadium in Ashqabat on Saturday.
Both teams were tied 0-0 at half time. The return match will be played at the Nehru Stadium in Goa on April 19.
Malaysia will play the winners of this tie in the second round. Malaysia will host the first leg match in Kuala Lumpur on May 3. The return leg is scheduled for June 7.