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Kolkata and its passion for Latino football

Calcutta, once the administrative capital, the mercantile and industrial heart of the British Empire, learnt football from the British, but traditionally are passionate fans of Brazil. Historical factors explain why in Calcutta (now Kolkata), there is this frenzied following...
Savio Madeira

Savio Madeira set to be the Indian Football Team Coach

After a long hunt for the coach of the Indian national football team, the AIFF has finally zeroed in on Savio Madeira for the job. Savio has been assistant to Bob Houghton and Armando Colaco for a long time

English coaches to conduct football camps for both boys & girls

Premier India Football Academy (PIFA) will be bringing UEFA/FA coaches for the 8th year in a row to India to conduct football training camps. Coach James Qiunn & Coach Connor Hannah will be flying in from Manchester to conduct training...

Durand Cup 2011: Schedule

The schedule of Durand Cup 2011 is out. All the league matches except for those on Day 1 will be played at 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm while the semi finals and finals will be played at 5:45 pm in the evening

Bencherifa is Wenger of Indian football

For Salgaocar the long wait is over.  After 14 years they lifted the Federation Cup, at the same venue — the Salt Lake Stadium — and against East Bengal, the opponents they beat in 1997. Only the score line...

Strange! Such is Football in India.

Whenever someone talks to me about football in India, it seems very strange to me. Yes, strange is the word. I cannot express myself when someone tells me “Look Himanshu your country doesn’t even have a decent ground to...

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...

India likely to play against South Africa and Malaysia

All India Football Federation (AIFF) is leaving no stones unturned to provide the Indian footballers much needed international exposure. According to AIFF, India will be playing two friendlies against Malaysia in November and South Africa in January.   India Vs Malaysia...
Prayag Fans not allowed to watch the match

The Dirty Face of Kolkata Football

We, the East Bengal fans have been shown in bad light due to these hooligans who call themselves EB fans and bring insult to the club. We urge the sensible EB fans to stop others from doing these sort of activity.

India may host 2017 FIFA U17 World Cup!

The Executive Committee of the All India Football Federation presided over by Mr. Praful Patel, the President of the All India Football Federation which met at the Udyog Bhawan in New Delhi, took the following important decisions on September 22, 2011.