Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Home Youth Teams

Youth Teams

Pune FC AFC Champions League

Open trials for youth footballers at Pune Football Club

Pune Football Club will conduct ‘Open’ trials for its Under-17 and Under-15 teams for the forthcoming 2012-13 season at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Mahlunge-Balewadi on Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 8, 2012. Instructions : Players born after 1.1.1996 are eligible for the Pune...

Beans Spilled: Why Stephen Constantine is the wrong answer for Indian Football

The author is actively involved with Indian Football but has decided to remain anonymous. IFN does not subscribe or endorse to any of his personal views. With the 2-1 defeat against Guam, Indian football team has hit a new nadir,...

Indian teenager Pratik Shinde lands contract with US Soccer League team

While the Indians are lost in the euphoria of the ongoing ICC cricket world cup in the subcontinent, a 15 year old teenager has made a silent achievement in the world of soccer. This boy from Mumbai and who...

Nirvana Football Club, the pride of Bodoland

Nirvana FC Bodoland® is a football club based in Gossaigaon, district of Bodoland/Assam and currently plays the G.D.S.A. League at that place . The word “nirvana” is  used to describe the perfect peace of the mind that is free from...

Indian U15 players in action!!!

The performances of Indian seniors for last two decades has left much to be desired. The huge margin and the manner of some the losses has really embarrassed the Indian fans, many of whom shunned following national team football and embraced...

Ankit Sharma signs a professional contract with Spanish club

Ankit Sharma, who had played in last I league for Hindustan Aeronautics Limited SC (HAL), has signed a professional contract with Spanish club - Club Deportivo San Cristobal Football Club. The club officials saw him playing in I League...
Ankit Sharma

Live your dream till the last breath : Ankit Sharma

This year has been a great year for young Indian footballers. A whole bunch of under-21 players playing in I league, mostly because of AIFF initiative Indian Arrows. However, few other young talented footballers have been able to make...
AIFF International Youth Cup Logo

AIFF International Youth Cup 2016 Fixtures, Timings, Venue

The first ever (and probably the last?) AIFF International Youth Cup 2016 will be held at Tilak Maidan Goa from 15th May onwards. The AIFF needs to be commended for arranging a fairly strong ensemble of teams. The participating...

Five East Bengal Youngsters Who Can Make it Big

Armando Colaco is the most successful manager of I league history. He not only guided Dempo sports club to five I league titles but developed a strong Goan youth brigade as well. Armando Colaco’s journey as East Bengal coach...
Barcelona fans

Can the New Stars of La Masia Carry the Legacy Forward?

FC Barcelona strongly relies on the products of their youth system and have never been timid about giving La Masia cadets a chance in their senior team. In some occasions, the prominence of La Masia players in senior team becomes surprisingly high for...