Invalappil Mani Vijayan - Goals in International Matches


The outstanding Indian player, who scored 40 international goals for his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with Two Score Goals for his national team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Cap Goals     Date	Venue    	Opponent       Score	Competition
 
 1  2	 2   9- 5-92	Calcutta	Pakistan	2-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 2	 2  13- 5-92	Calcutta	Iran    	0-3	Asian Cup Qualifier
 3	 2  20- 1-93	Madras  	Finland 	0-0	Nehru Cup
 4  1	 3  24- 1-93	Madras  	Cameroon	1-1	Nehru Cup
 5	 3  26- 1-93	Madras  	Finland 	0-2	Nehru Cup
 6	 3   7- 5-93	Beirut  	Lebanon 	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
 7	 3  11- 5-93	Beirut  	Hongkong	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
 8	 3  13- 5-93	Beirut  	South Korea	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
 9	 3  15- 5-93	Beirut  	Bahrain 	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
10	 3   7- 6-93	Seoul   	Bahrain 	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
11	 3   9- 6-93	Seoul   	South Korea	0-7	World Cup Qualifier
12	 3  11- 6-93	Seoul   	Lebanon 	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
13  2	 5  13- 6-93	Seoul   	Hongkong	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
14  1	 6  16- 7-93	Lahore  	Sri Lanka	2-0	SAFF Cup
15  2	 8  18- 7-93	Lahore  	Pakistan U-21	3-1 [!] SAFF Cup
16  1	 9  21- 7-93	Lahore  	Nepal   	1-0	SAFF Cup
17  1	10  23- 7-93	Lahore  	Pakistan	1-1	SAFF Cup
18	10  13-12-93	Dhaka   	Sri Lanka	2-0	SAF Games
19	10  15-12-93	Dhaka   	Pakistan	2-2	SAF Games
20	10  18-12-93	Dhaka   	Nepal     	2-2 [1]	SAF Games
21  1	11  23-12-95	Madras  	Sri Lanka	1-0	SAF Games
22  1	12  25-12-95	Madras  	Nepal   	3-0	SAF Games
23	12  27-12-95	Madras  	Bangladesh	1-0	SAF Games
24	12  21- 9-96	Doha    	Philippines	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
25	12  24- 9-96	Doha    	Sri Lanka	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
26	12  27- 9-96	Doha    	Qatar   	0-6	World Cup Qualifier
27  1	13   4- 4-97	Cochin  	Uzbekistan U-19	2-2 [!] Nehru Cup
28	13   6- 4-97	Cochin  	Iraq    	0-1	Nehru Cup
29  1	14   8- 4-97	Cochin  	Ghana B 	2-2 [!] Nehru Cup
30	14  10- 4-97	Cochin  	Iraq     	1-1 [2]	Nehru Cup
31	14  11- 4-97	Cochin   	China B 	1-2 [!] Nehru Cup
32  2	16   7- 9-97	Kathmandu	Bangladesh	3-0	SAFF Cup
33	16   9- 9-97	Kathmandu	Maldives	2-2	SAFF Cup
34  2	18  11- 9-97	Kathmandu	Pakistan	2-0	SAFF Cup
35  2	20  13- 9-97	Kathmandu	Maldives	5-1	SAFF Cup
36	20  14-11-98	New Delhi	Uzbekistan	0-0	
37	20  19-11-98	Calcutta	Uzbekistan	0-4	
38	20   3-12-98	Trang   	Japan U-21	0-1 [!] Asian Games
39	20   5-12-98	Trang   	Nepal   	1-0	Asian Games
40  1	21   7-12-98	Bangkok 	Turkmenistan	2-3	Asian Games
41	21   9-12-98	Bangkok 	Uzbekistan	0-2	Asian Games
42	21  11-12-98	Bangkok 	North Korea	0-2	Asian Games
43	21  22- 4-99	Margao  	Bangladesh	0-0	SAFF Cup
44	21  26- 4-99	Margao  	Pakistan	2-0	SAFF Cuo
45	21  29- 4-99	Margao  	Maldives	2-1	SAFF Cup
46	21   1- 5-99	Margao  	Bangladesh	2-0	SAFF Cup
47  3	24  26- 9-99	Kathmandu	Pakistan	5-2	SAF Games
48  3	27  28- 9-99	Kathmandu	Bhutan  	3-0	SAF Games
49	27  30- 9-99	Kathmandu	Nepal   	4-0	SAF Games
50	27   2-10-99	Kathmandu	Bangladesh	0-1	SAF Games
51  1	28   4-10-99	Kathmandu	Maldives	3-1	SAF Games
52  1	29  21-11-99	Al-Ain  	UA Emirates	1-3	Asian Cup Qualifier
53   1	30  25-11-99	Al-Ain  	Uzbekistan	2-3	Asian Cup Qualifier
54	30  27-11-99	Al-Ain  	Sri Lanka	3-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
55   1	31  29-11-99	Al-Ain  	Bangladesh	2-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
56	31  29- 7-00	Leicester	Bangladesh	0-0	
57	31  13- 1-01	Cochin  	Iceland 	0-3	Sahara Cup
58	31  15- 1-01 	Cochin  	Uruguay B 	0-3 [!] Sahara Cup
59	31   8- 4-01	Bangalore	UA Emirates	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
60	31  15- 4-01	Bangalore	Yemen   	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
61	31  26- 4-01	Al-Ain  	UA Emirates	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
62  1	32   4- 5-01	Sana'a  	Yemen   	3-3	World Cup Qualifier
63	32  12- 5-01	B. Seri Begawan Brunei  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
64  1	33  20- 5-01	Bangalore	Brunei  	5-0	World Cup Qualifier
65	33  22- 6-01	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	1-2	Merdeka Cup
66	33  24- 6-01	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	0-2	Merdeka Cup
67  1	34  26- 6-01	Kuala Lumpur	Uzbekistan	1-2	Merdeka Cup
68	34  10- 1-03	Dhaka   	Pakistan	0-1	SAFF Cup
69	34  12- 1-03	Dhaka   	Afghanistan	4-0	SAFF Cup
70	34  14- 1-03	Dhaka   	Sri Lanka	1-1	SAFF Cup
71	34  18- 1-03	Dhaka   	Bangladesh	1-2	SAFF Cup
72  1	35  20- 1-03	Dhaka   	Pakistan	2-1	SAFF Cup
73	35  24- 3-03	Pyongyang	North Korea	0-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
74  1	36  30- 3-03	Margao  	North Korea	1-1	Asian Cup Qualifier
75	36  16-10-03	Bangkok 	Thailand	0-2	
76  1	37  22-10-03	Hyderabad	Rwanda  	3-1	Afro-Asian Games
77  1	38  24-10-03	Hyderabad	Malaysia U-23	2-0 [!] Afro-Asian Games
78  2	40  29-10-03	Hyderabad	Zimbabwe	5-3	Afro-Asian Games
79	40  31-10-03	Hyderabad	Uzbekistan U-23	0-1 [!] Afro-Asian Games

[1] India lost 3-4 on penalty kicks.
[2] India lost 2-4 on penalty kicks.

[!] note that the matches against B, U-19, U-21 and U-23 teams listed above (8 matches
    in which Vijayan scored 5 goals) are considered full internationals by the Indian FA 
    though not by FIFA

Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    79    30   19   30   113- 110      79       50.00

Types of             Matches  Goals
Friendlies        	 4       0
World Cup Qualifier	17	 4
SAFF Cup		17	12
SAF Games		11	 9
Asian Cup Qualifier	 8	 6
Nehru Cup		 8	 3
Asian Games		 5	 1
Afro-Asian Cup Games	 4	 4
Merdeka Cup 		 3	 1
Other Tournaments	 2	 0

Total caps / goals:     79	40



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