FIFA's Project Lead for the Tournament, Oliver Vogt said he was pleased at the state of facilities at the stadium.
Moved by the hospitality and commitment of the State, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has once again picked Odisha to host the next Men’s World Cup Hockey in 2023.
The FIFA and LOC delegation, led by project head Oliver Vogt, will next inspect the venue in Guwahati on Thursday.
The FIFA and LOC delegation will inspect the stadium and training sites in Kolkata on Wednesday, and follow it up with an inspection in Guwahati on Thursday.
Their involvement in the FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar, plus their success in the League Cup, means Klopp has been forced to play two games within 24 hours of each other, over 4,000 miles apart.
Mohsin Al Ghassani scored the all-important goal in the 33rd minute at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex Stadium as Oman beat India for the second time in the campaign.
If India lose, they will trail Oman by nine points and have only three matches -- maximum nine points -- left to play in this second round of the qualifiers.
FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Alien to artificial turf and sub-zero temp, India gear up for Afghan test
India also suffered a jolt after central defender Anas Edathodika had to return home from Dubai, where the team had a stopover on way to Dushanbe, due to the death of his mother.
Iran and Bahrain were to play in Basra, the southern city which hosted Iraq's return last month to playing competitive games at home.
Selected players from across the country will be provided professional coaching with complete lodging and boarding facilities.
England's 6-0 victory in Sofia earlier this month was marred by racist chants and Nazi salutes from a section of Bulgarian fans.
In just over a year, India will host the seventh edition of the U-17 Women’s World Cup.
Bangladesh, meanwhile, jumped three spots to 184 riding the result which their head coach Jamie Day had described as being similar to India's famous tie against Qatar.
The current Club World Cup features seven teams including the holders of the UEFA Champions League. Qatar will host the competition this year and in 2020.
This is how South Korean captain Son Heung-min recollects 'war-like' World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang
The match in the North Korea capital ended 0-0 on Tuesday, in front of FIFA president Gianni Infantino but in an otherwise empty stadium and almost completely blocked off from the outside world.