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What does the ban mean for Mohun Bagan, Kolkata and Indian football

The iconic football club Mohun Bagan has its worst nightmare come true as the verdict given by the AIFF core committee goes against them. The AIFF I-League core committee has upheld the report submitted by one-man inquiry committee assumed by Hon'ble Justice A K...

I league clubs continue to oppose IMG-Reliance’s IPL-style league

AIFF's attempts in finding an unanimous solution for the proposed IMG-reliance's IPL styled league as all the I league clubs continue to show their displeasure against the plan. Mr. Raj Gomes, head of  I-League Professional Football Clubs Association (IPFCA)  told...
Steven Gerrard leaving Liverpool

Steven Gerrard – Mr. Liverpool, My Hero

29th November 1998, a scrawny Scouser with the haircut of a 6th grader was called upon by then Liverpool manager Gerrard Houlier to replace right-back Vegard Heggem for the final few minutes. The lanky Scouser who wore kit number...
Messi golden ball controversy

FIFA Awards – Over-rated and flawed?

While driving, I turned my radio on, "Messi , Messi" screamed the RJ and the callers backed him up. Returned home, relaxed and turned my TV on. The famous face popped up again during the commercial breaks! You may be...

5 Important late Goals by Sunil Chhetri

India defeated Myanmar 1-0 courtesy of a 90th minute goal from Sunil Chhetri. The win took us to 100 in the FIFA rankings which is our highest in 2 decades. The winner against Myanmar wasn't the first time captain...
Nepal football

Ganesh Thapa Returns at ANFA as FIFA Takes a Backseat

Life is gradually limping back to normalcy in Nepal, following the powerful earthquake that caused unprecedented loss of life and property. Like any sector, sport also bore the brunt of the natural calamity. Apart from the destruction of infrastructure,...

Mohun Bagan and East Bengal Fans troll Goenka

Sanjiv Goenka's earlier made comments that Atletico De Kolkata is most popular club in Kolkata he further went on to say "Every city has one team then why should Kolkata have two teams" when asked about the merger His comments didn't...
Nepal football

Nepal Football Suffering For FIFA’s Indecision On Ganesh Thapa’s Corruption Charges

It has been over six months into disgraced President of All Nepal Football Association Ganesh Thapa's suspension from office for his alleged financial wrongdoing. I find it hard to believe that the case is still pending before the FIFA...
Bengaluru FC wins ILeague

Bengaluru FC pleasantly surprises a hardcore fan from Spain

When he joined the biggest Indian Football Forum and introduced himself  as a hard core Indian football fan of Spanish nationality, some of us thought he was kidding. Seriously, just the idea that someone from the land of football World...

Indian businessmen must tread cautiously whilst taking control of European clubs

New items such as India ready to help the European Union out of their debt crises and Indian owners bailing out English football clubs, are significant social signifiers of a changing world order. This change is evident in the...