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AFC U22 Championship

The AFC U-22 Championship is a football tournament to be held by Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

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AFC U22 India vs UAE: ‘We are able to change the natural game of...

The momentum is with India and they are sustaining it alright. A resurgent Indian football team continued their great work in the AFC U22 Championship Qualifiers to corner UAE and snatch a draw which may well have been a...
Indian footballers after the match

Match Report: UAE manage to hold India in AFC U22 Champ’ship Qualifier!

United Arab Emirates 1 (Jamal Ibrahim – 9th) drew with India 1 (Romeo – 88th)  MUSCAT: Is this the dawn of a new era in Indian football? It seems so. The character on display at Royal Oman Police Stadium in Muscat against United Arab Emirates...

Match Preview: India vs UAE – AFC U22 Championship Qualifiers

INDIA U22 vs UAE U22 AFC U22 Championship Qualifiers Royal Oman Police Stadium 7:45 pm Local Time, 9:15 pm IST In an important clash of Group D in the AFC U22 Championship Qualifiers, India U22 team will be facing UAE U22 today in...

India take on UAE in the AFC U-22 championship (Q)

MUSCAT: The boys dressed up, put on their goggles and moved out. After a morning recovery session, Tuesday was an off day for them. Papas felt they ought to get out of the routine and feel fresh; hence casuals were...
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We can match the likes of Iraq on any given day: Arthur Papas

India U22 under the guidance of Arthur Papas gifted us a wonderful evening. Playing against the juniors of 2007 Asian Cup champions Iraq, our boys gave a great account of themselves. The ones who were called 'mighty' were forced to...

Match Report: Gallant India lose 1-2 to Iraq, win hearts of Indian football fans

They are 74, we are 164 in FIFA Rankings. They are Asian powerhouse, we are minnows. They have won Asia Cup in 2007, we managed to qualify just once in four decades. But all that didn't count when Papa's (read Arthur Papas)...

AFC U22 Championship: India to play for a win against Iraq

India U22 vs Iraq U22 Royal Oman Police Stadium, Muscat 7:45pm Local Time, 9:15pm IST   Spirited India U22 football team face strong Iraq U22 side today in their second match of the AFC U22 Championship Qualifiers in the Royal Oman Police Stadium. In...
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Lebanon are a very competitive team: Arthur Papas, India U22 Coach

In an EXCLUSIVE post-match interview with Indian Football Network editor Somesh Upadhyay, the flamboyant coach of India U22 football team Arthur Papas talked about the performance of his side, the strength of the opponent and the future course in the...

Match Report: India start AFC U22 campaign with a 5-2 win over Lebanon

India 5         (Manandeep – 16', Alwyn George – 39', 55'; Jeje – 71', 90') Lebanon 2   (Omar Kurdi – 48'; Abdul Fattah – 70') It was a tribute, the best that one can give to his...

“We will need to be adaptable and be able to react quickly” Arthur Papas

Indian Football Network contacted Indian u22 head coach, Mr. Arthur Papas before the India u22 vs Lebanon U22 match. Talking about the Lebanese team, Mr Papas says that little is known about them.  In terms of facing Lebanon it's really a...