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AIFF's Platinum Jubilee

All India Football Federation turned 75

NEW DELHI: All India Football Federation turned 75 on Saturday (June 23). It was on this day in Shimla that All India Football Federation was launched way back in 1937.  Former India Captain and legendary footballer Chuni Goswami unfurled the flag...

IMG-Reliance to hold training camp for Indian footballers

Taking note of  the severe criticism by Wim Koevermans, IMG-Reliance has proposed to hold training camp for the Indian footballers who have signed for the proposed IPL style Indian football league till such time the players find clubs to...

Indian Football – Defensive strategies against Syria in Nehru Cup 2012

At the 3rd minute, Clifford Miranda, easily loses possession at an advanced position in the left flank, immediately turns and catches the Syrian from behind in an awkward manner! Although Miranda did a clumsy job there and rightfully booked,...

Indian Football : Wim Koevermans talks about his team

SINGAPORE: Post Nehru Cup, National Coach Wim Koevermans has travelled almost the length and breadth of the country to have a look at the Federation Cup and the first two rounds of the I-League. As India gear up for the...

Indian football team may play against Blackburn Rovers

There's some unconfirmed news that Indian Football Team may travel to England this February to prepare for  AFC Challenge cup. The trip will be for 10 days, where India may play couple of matches against English Premier League team Blackburn...

Good performance will always get rewarded: Wim Koevermans

KOCHI: National Coach Wim Koevermans has brought in a number of new faces for India’s International Friendly against Palestine. In a freewheeling interview with www.the-aiff.com, Koevermans, who coached India to triumph in the Nehru Cup spoke at length about his ‘shadow...

Baichung retires, willing to help AIFF

Baichung Bhutia, the name synonymous with Indian Football, has taken the final call on his retirement today citing frequent and persistent injury as the main problem.

Watch Maldives Vs India – Live !

  Armando Colaco's new look India team starts its first international friendly match against Maldives on 10th July, 2011 at 2130hrs (Indian Time). Indian fans have been waiting for this match for long, however, much to their dismay they learnt...

We are to be blamed for the sorry state of Indian football

The ordinary story of Somerset vs Raina was covered as an important one in the sports section of tabloids. Nonetheless, at the same time India did achieve something bigger and better in the world of football...

India vs Kenya : Match Preview, Telecast and Live Stream details

India are set to face Kenya in the Hero Intercontinental Cup Today at Mumbai. This will mark Captain Fantastic Sunil Chhetri's 100th international appearance for the country. Sunil Chhetri who scored a Hat-trick in his last game will be...