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AFC Asian Cup

China will stage 2023 Asian Cup - AFC

It will mark the second time China has hosted the quadrennial continental tournament, after the 2004 edition.

04 Jun 2019 3:48 PM

AIFF shortlists Sven-Goran Eriksson, Roca and 35 others for coach's job

Sven-Goran had last month expressed his interest regarding the job to the All India Football Federation (AIFF).

09 Apr 2019 5:37 PM

'We wanted to win the ISL badly', says Sunil Chhetri

Courtesy Rahul Bheke's championship-winning header in the second extra time, Bengaluru defeated FC Goa 1-0.

18 Mar 2019 4:21 PM

AIFF comes out with new strategic plan

India was able to better their FIFA ranking from 154 to 97 under the AIFF's first strategic plan.

13 Mar 2019 3:59 PM

Fringe players eye Asian Cup berth

The ISL will have an international break after mid December and entire focus will shift to the mega event in the UAE.

26 Sep 2018 1:35 AM


‘Stronger teams will help us improve’

India face Chinese Taipei on June 1, in the tournament also featuring New Zealand and Kenya.

20 May 2018 1:48 AM

Hitesh in national senior team probables, Poojary injured

The match against Myanmar is slated for November 14, the kick-off of which is at 8 pm.

07 Nov 2017 12:13 AM

How to build on the U-17 WC performance

We get celebrities to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

15 Oct 2017 12:21 AM

Men in Blue book Asian Cup berth

The result ensured India’s progression to the main draw of the AFC Asian Cup football tournament 2019 in the UAE for the first time since 2011.

12 Oct 2017 1:04 AM

Chhetri stunner seals deal

Constantine’s men edge out Kyrgyz Republic to go atop table.

14 Jun 2017 12:40 AM


India look to ride on momentum

Constantine’s men brace for Kyrgyz challenge; Chhetri return boosts team.

13 Jun 2017 12:41 AM

Country before self for Anas Edathodika

It was a tough choice for Anas Edathodika last Tuesday as he lined up for the national team against Nepal.

12 Jun 2017 12:30 AM

Confident India face Nepal; Chhetri rested

There is a vast gulf between the rankings of the two sides but the Englishman didn’t feel it gives them an automatic favourites’ tag.

06 Jun 2017 12:22 AM

Constantine prefers city turf

India’s national football team came to the city to ahead of an international friendly against Nepal.

21 May 2017 12:12 AM

India begin on positive note

India’s midfielders were mindful to not to provide space to the opposition and fell back consistently to provide support to the defence.

29 Mar 2017 2:05 AM


India out to prove a point in Cambodia

The 24-man squad are in Phnom Penh after a camp in Mumbai.

22 Mar 2017 2:38 AM

Asian Cup is benchmark for us: Sunil Chhetri

Chettri played down talk of an easy pool in the qualifiers.

17 Mar 2017 2:47 AM

Success in Asian Cup will boost our soccer: Mondal

Mondal, however, warned against complacency despite India being drawn in Group A with Myanmar, Kyrgyzstan and Macau.

16 Mar 2017 2:56 AM