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'We need to continue to work hard and be patient', says Igor Stimac

India will next face Qatar in the FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifiers in Doha on September 10.

06 Sep 2019 6:00 PM

Sunil Chhetri: 'I just have to be good example for players'

The 103-ranked India will begin their FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying campaign on Thursday.

05 Sep 2019 12:20 PM

Sunil Chhetri wants India in Asia's top 10 teams

The forward, who turned 35 on Saturday has notched 71 goals in 111 internationals.

05 Aug 2019 12:40 PM

Indian women's football team beats Bolivia 3-1 in COTIF Cup

A Ratanbala Devi brace and a Bala Devi goal led the Indian women to a comfortable win over the South American side.

04 Aug 2019 6:30 PM

Football fraternity wishes Sunil Chhetri as he turns 35

Wishes poured in for the Indian football skipper Sunil Chhetri as he turned 35 on Saturday.

03 Aug 2019 6:09 PM


India drop two places to 103 in FIFA rankings

India lost two matches and drew one in the Intercontinental Cup earlier this month in Ahmedabad.

25 Jul 2019 5:22 PM

India to face Qatar, Oman, Afghanistan, Bangladesh in 2022 FIFA World Cup draw

The 40 Asian countries were divided into eight groups of five teams each in the draw held at the Asian Football Confederation headquarters.

17 Jul 2019 5:30 PM

Narender Gahlot is now India's second youngest goalscorer

He registered the goal as he headed Anirudh Thapa's corner against Syria. This was Gahlot's first goal for India.

17 Jul 2019 2:56 PM

Sunil Chettri goes past Lionel Messi to be 2nd top active international footballer

Cristiano Ronaldo still continues to be in the top of the list.

10 Jul 2019 9:03 PM

Intercontinental Cup: India lose to Tajikistan 4-2

At the end of half time, the scoreline was 2-0; Tajikistan bounced back strongly in the second half of the match.

08 Jul 2019 10:05 AM


Indian football coach Igor Stimac names 25-member probable list

The 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers kick off in September, the draw for which is slated for later this month.

05 Jul 2019 4:26 PM

This cow's football skills leaves Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo behind; see video

After seeing the video, the netizens declared the cow as GOAT (greatest of all time).

02 Jul 2019 11:58 PM

Indian players reveal daily routine under coach Igor Stimac

The team has assembled in Mumbai for the preparatory camp for the forthcoming Intercontinental Cup.

24 Jun 2019 4:40 PM

FIFA rankings released: India unmoved at 101

Belgium strengthens their top position adding nine points to the previous standings.

14 Jun 2019 8:34 PM

Bhutia congratulates Chhetri for becoming India's most capped player

Chhetri on Wednesday made his 108th appearance for India, eclipsing Bhutia's record of 107 matches.

06 Jun 2019 4:37 PM


Chhetri scores but India lose 1-3 to Curacao in Stimac's first match in charge

"We made mistakes, especially in the first half. We are going to go to the drawing board and see what we did wrong," said Chhetri.

05 Jun 2019 6:04 PM

'King's Cup will be tough for India', says Igor Stimac

This will be Stimac's first international assignment after his appointment as the new coach.

04 Jun 2019 11:30 AM

Igor Stimac announces 23-man squad for King's Cup

ATK forward Jobby Justin and Bengaluru FC defender Nishu Kumar have failed to make it into the final list.

02 Jun 2019 4:04 PM

Indian football coach Igor Stimac releases six players from list of 37

Vishal Kaith, Germanpreet Singh, Nandha Kumar, Redeem Tlang, Bikramjit Singh, and Sumeet Passi have been released from list of 37 players.

27 May 2019 6:05 PM

Coach Igor Stimac considers Indian football a 'sleeping giant'

The Croatian said that his main job is to improve the state of football in the whole country of India.

25 May 2019 11:19 AM