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'Everybody will have to fight for place', says Indian football coach Igor Stimac

With less than two weeks to go for Stimac's first assignment, he said that he was concerned about the defence.

24 May 2019 7:30 PM

Blackburn Rovers coach praises Indian footballer Aniket Jadhav

Jadhav joined the Blackburn Rovers in March from Indian Super League (ISL) side Jamshedpur FC for a training stint.

23 May 2019 12:35 PM

Indian football team express happiness over Igor Stimac's appointment

Defender Jhingan said, 'Stimac's experience will be great for Indian Football, especially after what he has achieved with Croatia in 2014.'

17 May 2019 6:46 PM

Sunil Chhetri hails newly appointed Indian coach Igor Stimac

'He is a coach who brings a lot of experience to the table and I'm really looking forward to working with him', says Chhetri

15 May 2019 5:18 PM

AIFF appoints Croatian Igor Stimac as Indian football team coach

Stimac's first assignment will be the Kings Cup in Buriram, Thailand where the Blue Tigers play Curacao in their first match on June 5.

15 May 2019 1:42 PM


Peon’s son, Muzaffarnagar’s Ronaldo bhai, Nishu Kumar makes it to Indian football team

Nishu Kumar defied all odds and poverty to carve out notable career for himself and is currently inspiring local boys to do the same.

06 Jul 2018 9:28 PM

The older you get, the better you get: Sunil Chhetri in exclusive interview

The Indian football team captain single-handedly shoulders the responsibility of the entire nation.

15 Jun 2018 8:35 PM

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

2019 AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers: India romp to comfortable 2-0 victory against Macau

Stephen Constantine made an inspired substitution in the 2nd half, bringing on Balwant Singh in place of Eugeneson Lyngdoh.

05 Sep 2017 4:58 PM

Tri-Nation Cup: India crowned champions after being held to 1-1 by St Kitts

India's 8-match winning streak came to an end after their 1-1 draw against St Kitts and Nevis, at the Mumbai Football Arena.

25 Aug 2017 12:07 AM


India soar to 96th in FIFA Rankings, second highest ever

The Sunil Chhetri-led side were ranked 171 when Stephen Constantine took over as the national team's coach for the 2nd time in February 2015

06 Jul 2017 4:43 PM

Subrata Paul escapes drug ban

Subrata Paul was provisionally suspended after testing positive to banned drug terbutaline during a random test.

05 Jul 2017 9:32 PM

FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017: FIFA set to shift India's games from Mumbai to Delhi

As hosts, India would normally be placed in Group A and will be the number one team - A1 - in the four-team group.

28 Jun 2017 7:07 PM

Our aim is to qualify for 2018 AFC U-23 C'ships: Stephen Constantine

AIFF has also organised for an exposure Tour for the squad to the USA which Constantine believes will "come in handy."

20 Jun 2017 4:48 PM

India soar to 100th in FIFA rankings, highest in 21 years

As per the updated rankings, India are now placed 100th alongside Lithuania, Nicaragua and Estonia, and stay at the 11th spot in AFC.

04 May 2017 5:02 PM


Indian football team goalkeeper Subrata Paul fails dope test

The 30-year-old Subrata Paul said he will go for the 'B' sample test and claimed that he will prove his innocence.

25 Apr 2017 2:45 PM

Sunil Chhetri breaks India's 64-year-old jinx in Myanmar

India ran away with three full points with Sunil Chhetri scoring in the 90th minute from an Udanta Singh assist.

28 Mar 2017 9:30 PM

2019 Asian Cup Qualifiers: India to gun for ‘challenge’ in Myanmar

The last time India played in Yangon was in the Qualifiers of the AFC Challenge Cup in 2013 when they went down by a goal in the decider.

26 Mar 2017 9:34 PM

Former Indian football greats attend AIFF workshop

Bhaichung Bhutia and a host of other Indian football legends attended a workshop organised by the AIFF.

03 Feb 2017 11:52 AM

Opening ties could decide India’s Asian Cup fate

India have a great chance to qualify for the 2019 Asian Cup having been paired with Myanmar, Kyrgyztan and Macau.

28 Jan 2017 1:06 AM