Football  /  Published 27.09.22

I-League: Panel for 3+1 rule on foreigners

The Competition Committee chaired by P Anilkumar recommended that the Santosh Trophy National Football Championships from now on be played on a zonal basis. "The Final Round of the competition w...
By PTI in New Delhi

Football  /  Published 27.09.22

India face Vietnam test

The Indian men’s football team will have its task cut out when Sunil Chhetri and Co. take on Vietnam in the Hung Thinh Friendly Football Tournament here on Tuesday. In their opener last Saturday...

Football  /  Published 20.09.22

Bhutia questions U-17 women’s trip to Spain

With less than a month before the Fifa Under17 Women’s World Cup, the Indian team will travel to Barcelona for an exposure trip but former national team captain Bhaiching Bhutia doesn’t li...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 19.09.22

Shaji: Bhaichung mulls legal action

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Monday said he might explore legal options after the All India Football Federation (AIFF) turned down his request for a discussion on the appointment of Shaji ...
By PTI in Kolkata

Football  /  Published 19.09.22

AIFF set to extend Igor Stimac’s contract

Igor Stimac is all set to continue as Indian football team head coach. The technical committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Sunday recommended the extension of his contract...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Football  /  Published 19.09.22

'Will leave my political post for football'

You are a busy man now... AIFF president as well as a key leader in the state BJP. Both jobs are demanding in their own way. How are you managing time? I will be opting out of my political responsib...
By Angshuman Roy

Football  /  Published 17.09.22

Bhutia sharpens claws for first AIFF meet

Bhaichung Bhutia will attend the executive committee meeting of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to be held in the city on Monday, it has been learnt. Bhutia, who had lost the elections to cur...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 14.09.22

Cabinet nod for women's WC

The government on Wednesday approved the signing of guarantees for hosting the Under-17 FIFA Women's World Cup in India from October 11 to 30. The approval of the Union Cabinet, at a meeting chai...
By PTI in New Delhi

Football  /  Published 11.09.22

AIFF, Qatar sign MoU

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with its Qatar counterpart on "strategic alliance for mutual benefit", it was announced on Sunday. New...
By PTI in Doha

Football  /  Published 09.09.22

AIFF, Gianni Infantino talk in Doha

Kalyan Chaubey, the newly-elected president of the All India Football Federation (AIFF), will have a talk with Fifa president Gianni Infantino in Doha. Chaubey and secretary-general Shaji Pr...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


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