The Indian national team's last international friendly was against Tajikistan on 14 August, which they lost 3-0...
India are to play Philippines on November 15 at home.
Wim Koevermans' men had their last assignment in Nepal wherein they finished as runners-up at the SAFF Championship 2013, losing in the final to Afghanistan.
As per the September 2013 FIFA Rankings, Philippines are ranked 141st while India are 155th in the world.
India and Philippines have so far played four matches amongst themselves with the Blue Tigers having won two and their Asian counterparts having one victory to their name.
The last time the two teams faced each other was at the AFC Challenge Cup in Kathmandu in March, 2012 where Philippines rode on Phillip James Younghusband’s brace to win the match with a 2-0 score-line.
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