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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.
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Goal keeping, Defense and Nabi

It would be an event of a lifetime for many football fans in India. To see players like Robben, Neuer, Gomez, Ribery in flesh and blood, let alone watch them actually play, will have pleasant memories for a very...
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AFC U19 Qualifiers: More than pride at stake as India takes on Pakistan

In the last encounter of its campaign in the AFC Championship 2012 qualifiers, Indian team would be meeting arch-rivals Pakistan. A heart-broken Indian team which is already out of the tournament has only pride at stake. Or may be more...

Ignorant Football Fans in India Need to Rise

I still remember the morning of 28th April 2011 when all my friends who were Real Madrid and Barcelona fans were in a tussle on Twitter, Facebook and all social platforms available, all this cause of the sending off...
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Indian football team in Tajikistan

KHUJAND: Different Country, different City, different culture. Khujand is serene. Once a part of unified Soviet Russia, you just cannot miss the Russian architecture, the sprawling gardens, the greenery. Add to it the penchant for sports for all, Khujand is indeed...

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...

Spirited India ready to face UAE in Al Ain

India takes on UAE in FIFA WC Qualifier in Al Ain. Back from 2-1 victory over Qatar, they would be looking to create another upset. But UAE are the favourites..
Baihakki Khaizan and Sunil Chhetri exchange pleasantries as Radojko Avramovic and Wim Koevermans look on

Preview: India vs Singapore International Football Friendly

SINGAPORE: “It’s pretty obvious,” Singapore’s Serbian Coach Coach Radojko Avramovic stated. “It’s obvious Indian Football is marching ahead and I feel at a rapid pace,” he commented. “India played in the Asian Cup in Doha and had some good matches. There are...

Watch UAE vs INDIA WC Qualifier Live!

A spirited team India, fresh from their victory over Qatar at Doha, are upbeat about the fixture tonight. India are taking on the experienced and strong side of UAE in their Away leg today. Both the teams have had their...

Indian midfielder Lenny Rodrigues wins another award

Churchill Brothers Goa central midfielder Lenny Rodrigues has won his third individual award in two months as he was adjudged the 'Best Sportsperson' at the Gulab Awards 2013, which was organised by Fr. Freddy J Da Costa Memorial Trust at...