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Communication between the defenders and goalkeeper is a hallmark of a strong team says Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu has been one of the top performers in the Indian National Team squad since 2015. Ahead of India’s campaign in the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, Sandhu spoke at length about India’s opponents, the Goalkeeper’s role, the understanding with the defensive line, his learnings from Subrata Paul and much more. 

January 03, 2019

We are a team who hate to lose, and we have proven it in recent times: Sunil Chhetri 

Even as it’s prediction time for pundits all over the world on the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, talismanic striker Sunil Chhetri expressed that “It won’t be easy for other teams to face India.”

January 02, 2019

SUNBURNT TERRACE -- Connecting the dots: I-League telecast controversy and Indian football's distrust issue

MULTIPLE I-LEAGUE CLUBS have come together to protest FSDL's decision not to telecast many of the remaining games. This column looks in-depth at the situation and attempts to figure out the underlying reason.

January 01, 2019

Methods we use are very similar to Arsenal, Spurs and Leicester, states Danny Deigan

Danny Deigan, the sports scientist from Australia, who has played a crucial role behind raising the fitness levels of the Blue Tigers in the recent past, informed that the methods followed in the National Team’s sessions are “very similar” to what is followed in some of the leading Clubs of the world -- Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City.

December 29, 2018

Bhaichung Bhutia Football School is holding trials for its residential academy in 30 cities

The Bhaichung Bhutia Football School is hosting open football trials for the BBFS Residential Academy across 30 cities in India.

December 29, 2018

The situation is fantastic for Indian football, states Stephen Constantine

National Coach Stephen Constantine who has always been vocal in "building the team for future,” stressed that he believes in the “ability of his players, and not their age". For the record, India are fielding the second youngest side in the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 with an average age of 25.

December 28, 2018

Blue tigers held to a goalless draw by mighty Oman

The Blue Tigers were held to a goalless draw by mighty Oman in an International Friendly at the Baniyas Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday (December 27, 2018). The match which was part of the Indian National Team’s preparation for the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, was played behind closed doors.

December 28, 2018

India gear up to play Oman behind closed doors

A day prior to playing Oman in a friendly match scheduled at the Baniyas Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday (December 27, 2018), Head Coach Stephen Constantine stressed "India haven't come here expecting to play easy games."

December 26, 2018

Sunil Chhetri sets the best example: Renedy Singh

With the AFC Asian Cup 2019 knocking at the door, former Indian midfielder Renedy Singh, a member of India’s AFC Asian Cup Doha 2011 campaign, feels talismanic striker “Sunil Chhetri sets the best example in the current team.”

December 24, 2018

I-league 2018-19 -- Star Sports will not show a number of the remaining matches

THE OFFICIAL BROADCASTERS OF I-League, the top division football league of India, have decided not to telecast a high number of matches in the second half of the season.

December 23, 2018

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