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I-League Champions Aizwal FC Threaten ‘Fast Unto Death’ If Relegated

The I-League Champions, Aizwal FC have threatened to go on hunger strike if they are denied an opportunity to defend their title next season.
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Kashmiri Girl Who Pelted Stones Wants To Play Football For India

Afshan Ashique, Kashmir's first female football coach who pelted stones on police wishes to play football for Indian team.

‘Next Messi’ Lalchungnunga Chhangte To Train In Bundesliga For Six Years

Mizoram's 15 year old wonderkid Lalchungnunga Chhangte has been scouted to receive advanced football training in Bundesliga for six years.

Jeje And Sasmita Malik Grab AIFF Awards For Best Indian Footballers Of 2016

It was a memorable night for Indian footballing heroes Jeje Lalpekhlua and Sasmita Malik at the AIFF Football house in New Delhi.

Sunil Chhetri To Marry Former Football Star’s Daughter, Sonam

After Ishant Sharma and Yuvraj Singh – it’s now time for Indian star footballer Sunil Chhetri to tie the knot.

HTC Is Lead Sponsor Of Bollywood Superstar John Abraham’s North East United For ISL...

HTC, has renewed its association for the third consecutive year as principal sponsor of John Abraham’s football franchise North East United.
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Indian Kid Chandan To Train At Bayern Munich Academy In Germany

Finally India is catching the eye of European giants as some of the top clubs in Europe are scouting the worlds second most populated country in the world for talent and it seems like...
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From Giants To Minnows: The Intriguing Journey Of Indian Football

Indian football has fallen from the grace. What used to be the most dominant force in Asian football has become a push-over and a practice team in what was once it's own backyard.
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India Boss Stephen Constantine Talks About Impact Of His Scouting Network

India's head-coach Stephen Constantine has said that he has been successful in accomplishing the goals set for him during his 18-month tenure.

With SAFF Cup Win, India Move Up 3 Spots In FIFA Rankings

With 139 points to its tally, a gain of seven points from previous month, India occupy 31st spot among Asian countries.

India Beat Afghanistan To Win SAFF Title As Sunil Chhetri Scores In Extra Time

Sunil Chhetri struck in extra time as India claimed their seventh SAFF Championship title by defeating a spirited Afghanistan 2-1 in a hard-fought final.

Elano Arrested For Assault After ISL Final, Flies For Brazil Post Bail

Chennaiyin FC Captain Elano Blumer was arrested by the local police for allegedly assaulting FC Goa co-owner Dattaraj Salgaocar after ISL final.

Chennaiyin FC Captain Elano Arrested For Assaulting FC Goa Co-Owner After ISL Win

Goa police arrested Elano Blumer, captain of ISL winning team Chennaiyin FC, for allegedly assaulting FC Goa co-owner Dattaraj Salgaoncar.

India Moves Six Places Up To 166th In Latest FIFA Rankings

Before the release of these rankings, India were 172nd in last month’s rankings after losing five consecutive 2018 World Cup qualifying matches.

India Finally Taste Victory, Beat Guam In FIFA World Cup Qualifier

Robin Singh scored the all-important goal in the 10th minute at the Kanteerava Stadium to give India three points.

ISL 2015: FC Pune City Plays At Home Puts Kerala Blasters Under Pressure

Kerala Blasters will face against a resurgent FC Pune City who seek a win to lead the league table and open a two point lead

ISL 2015: Mumbai City FC Beats FC Goa 2-0

The breakthrough came courtesy a brilliantly taken Chhetri penalty after the referee adjudged that Piquionne had unfairly been brought down in the box.

ISL 2015: Mumbai City FC Needs To Maintain Winning Momentum Against FC Goa

Chhetri said more than the goals he had scored, he was happy with the team’s approach and fighting spirit.

ISL 2015: Chennaiyin FC Climbs To Second Spot, Beats FC Pune City 2-1

Colombian star Mendoza doubled the lead in the 48th minute, racing on to an Elano Blumer through ball, rounding Steve Simonsen and finishing it at ease.

ISL 2015: Struggling Chennaiyin FC Face-Off Confident FC Pune City

Chennaiyin manager Marco Materazzi will have to re-group his squad after the loss to NorthEast United.

ISL 2015: NorthEast United Upsets Atletico de Kolkata 1-0

The lack of finishing upfront led Atletico to their second successive loss, the first time they have suffered this fate in the two-year history of the ISL.

ISL 2015: NorthEast United Seek Second Upset Against Atletico de Kolkata

NorthEast United look for a second upset against Atletico de Kolkata after beating Chennaiyin FC 2-0 in their last encounter. ATK go in as current favourites.

ISL: Goa Beat Kerala To Go Top Of Table

Leo Moura and Gregory Arnolin scored once in each half as FC Goa beat Kerala Blasters FC 2-1 to go top of the points table in their Indian Super League.

ISL 2015: Amid Hot Tempers, NorthEast United Beats Chennaiyin FC 2-0

Before the half time, NorthEast head coach Cesar Farias and his Chennaiyin counterpart Marco Materazzi exchanged heated words from their respective touchlines.

ISL 2015: Mumbai City FC In Difficult Challenge Against Delhi Dynamos

Mumbai's big hopes of turning a new leaf at their home venue after the first two away games came to naught when they were thrashed 2-0 by Chennayin FC.

ISL 2015: Upbeat Chennaiyin FC Look To Bag More Points Against NorthEast United

The team from the eastern part of the country has lost all its three outings so far, losing 1-3 to Kerala Blasters and FC Goa and 0-1 to FC Pune City.

ISL 2015: Atletico de Kolkata Blasts 2-1 Against Kerala Blasters FC

The defending champions were off to a dream start at their own backyard. Five minutes into the game they made their intentions quite clear

Delhi Dynamos Beat FC Pune City 2-1 In ISL 2015

This was Dynamos' second win in three outings, while the Pune suffered their first defeat at home at the Balewadi Stadium.

ISL 2015 FC Pune City Vs NorthEast United: Pune Seek To Keep Winning Momentum...

Pune will look to use their home conditions to best effect and hold on to their winning momentum against NorthEast United

ISL 2015: Delhi Dynamos Take Home Advantage, Beats Chennaiyin FC 1-0

Dynamos lost their first match of the tournament away against FC Goa 0-2 while Chennaiyin were beaten 2-3 at home by title holders Atletico de Kolkata.

ISL 2015 Delhi Dynamos FC Vs Chennaiyin FC: Delhi Seek To Take Home Turf...

Delhi began their campaign with a 0-2 loss against FC Goa on 4 October despite controlling the match in patches and having come close to scoring on a few times.

ISL 2015: Gutsy 10-Man Atletico de Kolkata Draw 1-1 Against FC Goa

ATK took the lead early when Man-Of-The-Match Arata smartly side-volleyed a Javi Lara cross from the right flank in the 13th minute.

ISL 2015: Kerala Blasters Blow Away North East United With 3-1 Win

The lead was doubled when former India striker Mohammad Rafi headed one in the 68 minute.

ISL 2015 Atletico de Kolkata vs FC Goa: Will ATK Lose Steam Without Postiga?

ATK will hope to ride on that confidence to win again on Wednesday after a morale-boosting victory in the opening match.

ISL 2015: Kerala Blasters, Northeast United FC Ready For Face-Off

The Tendulkar co-owned was impressive in the inaugural edition, reaching the final, later stopped by Atletico de Kolkata; Northeast will bank on its new Manager

ISL 2015: Maharashtra Derby Day As Mumbai City FC Take On FC Pune City

After finishing the first season in the bottom half of the points table, both Mumbai and Pune have made good use of this year's auction process.

Sachin Tendulkar: Rajinikanth’s Enthusiasm Was Infectious At ISL 2015

Besides Rajinikanth and Sachin, Bollywood stars Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were also present at the event.

Clash Of Legends: FC Goa Beat Delhi Dynamos 2-0 In ISL 2015

FC Goa started their ISL football campaign on a convincing note after dispatching Delhi Dynamos 2-0 at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda in Margao on Sunday.

ISL 2015 Atletico de Kolkata Vs Chennaiyin FC: ATK Wins First Game 3-2; Postiga...

Postiga struck once in each half, while Frenchman Valmiro Lopes Rocha (Valdo) was the other scorer for the winners at the packed Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

Aishwarya Rai, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, Sachin And Other Celebs Say ‘Let’s Football’ At...

The ceremony began with hundreds of children starting the countdown in a colourful manner, which was followed by the unveiling of flags of all eight ISL teams

Believe In Team, Not Individuals: Atletico de Kolkata Coach Habas

Habas also added that the league is short and if one makes mistakes it will be difficult to recover.

ISL Opener: Atletico de Kolkata Lock Horns With Chennaiyin FC

In head to head encounters, there is nothing to separate the two-sides as they have drawn the two games that they have played.

ISL 2015: Mumbai FC Will Face Tough Challenge Against Pune City, Concedes Anelka

Mumbai and Pune face-off in their first match at the Shree Chhatrapati Shivaji Sports Complex in Pune.

India Drop 12 Places To 167th In FIFA Rankings

India were in the 155th spot rankings last month. The dip follows poor performances in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers where India have lost all 3 matches.

Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC Start Off As ‘Hot Favourites’

Chennaiyin's build-up to the ISL has been better than last year and Materazzi was happy with the preparations.

AIFF Form Working Group To Discuss I-League, ISL Merger

Thje AIFF on Friday held a meeting with all I-League club officials and chief promoters of ISL to discuss the future road map.

Indian Football Team Moves One Spot Up To 155 In FIFA Rankings

Earlier in July, India had dropped 15 positions to 156th place after two successive defeats in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

Bundesliga’s Hoffenheim To Train With 17 Indian Under 14 Footballers

The full-scholarship programme, done under the collaborative guidance of Bundesliga, was a scouting programme based across 1,000 schools in over 45 cities

Ex-Arsenal Legend: Would Love To See Indian Players In EPL

Former England midfielder Ray Parlour said that he would love to see Indian footballers ply their trade in the English Premier League (EPL) in the future.

India To Play Nepal In An International Football Friendly On August 31

India will play an international football friendly match against earthquake-ravaged Nepal on August 31 in Pune, the AIFF announced on Tuesday.