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Northeasterners' football tournament in Delhi to get better: Rijiju

UNION MINISTER KIREN RIJIJU on Tuesday said that a football tournament featuring teams representing various communities of northeast India residing in the national capital will be held in a more organised manner from next year.

December 02, 2015

Prasun criticizes Bagan and AIFF officials for sorry state of club and Indian football

FORMER FOOTBALLER and incumbent member of parliament Prasun Banerjee has once again taken a dig at his former club as well as the country's football governing body, saying both have completely failed in their duties.

December 02, 2015

SUNBURNT TERRACE: Unified league might kill lower clubs, intensify player crisis -- Part II

THE UNIFICATION OF ISL and I-League may see the newborn league retain the one-club-per-city model used in ISL. While this may be an incentive for new clubs to seek out new home cities, it may prove to be the end of the road for many existing clubs, and intensify the job crisis that many Indian footballers are experiencing today. Part 2 of 2.

December 01, 2015

AFC chief Sheikh Salman lays stress on medical conference

ASIAN FOOTBALL CONFEDERATION (AFC) president Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa underlined the importance of the fifth AFC medical conference that commenced in New Delhi on Monday, saying it is aimed at development of medicine and science in the sport.

November 30, 2015

SUNBURNT TERRACE: Unified I-League, ISL ideal, but impact to spare none -- Part 1

THE UNIFICATION OF ISL and I-League may see the newborn league retain the one-club-per-city model used in ISL. While this may be an incentive for new clubs to seek out new home cities, it may prove to be the end of the road for many existing clubs, and intensify the job crisis that many Indian footballers are experiencing today. Part 1 of 2.

November 30, 2015

Federation Cup is back! AIFF Ex-Comm resurrects India's biggest cup tournament

IT'S OFFICIAL: the AIFF Executive Committee met at the Football House in Delhi today and decided to resurrect the country's premier cup tournament, the Federation Cup.

November 27, 2015

AIFF promises competitive team in U-17 WC, announces UAE tour for the chosen boys

HOSTING THE U-17 World Cup 2017 is being seen as a pivotal moment for the country's relationship with the beautiful game by the Indian football fraternity. And to make sure it's a success, AIFF is working hard to ensure that the team India fields in this tournament is able and competitive, Kushal Das told PTI.

November 26, 2015

AIFF to keep faith in Constantine through SAFF & WC Qualifiers, but the walls are closing in

THE AIFF is putting its trust on Stephen Constantine to carry out the duties of the national team's coach, at least for now. But unless he produces results by March he may be a goner.

November 26, 2015

An ode to Andres Iniesta by VINAY KANCHAN

Andres Iniesta along with his longtime friend and partner in crime, the great Xavi Hernandez, must surely rank as amongst the most unfortunate players in the game when it comes to individual awards.

November 26, 2015

I-League panel wants to bring back Fed Cup! Proposes prize hike, scrapping marquee rule

THE I-LEAGUE COMMITTEE meeting at AIFF Football House in Delhi yesterday has come up with a number of proposals that will make things slightly better for clubs in the upcoming season.

November 26, 2015

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