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Players from AIFF’s YDP maturing well

Where does Indian football go from here? As expected India were comfortable winners of the SAFF Championships. Sunil Chhetri excelled scoring in every match, finishing with a record seven goals in five matches. The Savio Madeira coached team played...
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...
Daniel Sturridge Liverpool

Sturridge-Sterling Partnership Can Propel Liverpool To Top Four

Daniel Sturridge Sturridge made his long-awaited return to the Liverpool starting line-up against Tottenham and his contribution to Brendan Rodgers’ side’s 3-2 win over Spurs outlined a promising future for the Reds. The anticipation around Anfield was palpable, and the...
Nepal Football

No Signs of Positive Change For The Gorkhalis

At the moment, I have nothing much to write about Nepal football, which may make fans happy, excited and optimistic. The sad part is, the scenario remains murky, uncertain and questionable, and there is no indication that will change...

Footballers in 2014 Elections – Bhaichung Bhutia defeated by BJP

The results of Lok Sabha election showed a massive victory for Narendra Modi led BJP. A few sportsperson featured in this election as well. Here we list the fate of some of the footballers or football related personalities featured...

Sunil Chhetri has taken a sensible decision to join Sporting Clube de Portugal ‘B’...

It is the ultimate irony, India’s skipper Sunil Chhetri was struggling to find an Indian club but has been signed by top Portugal club, Sporting Lisbon. Chhetri will join the Sporting Lisbon reserve team for now, a sensible decision as...
Roberto Mancini Book

Luca Caioli’s book captures Roberto Mancini like nothing else does

"Grazie Luca Caioli per avermi fatto imparare un po 'di italiano." (Thank you Luca Caioli for making me learn a little bit of Italian and some more about football). Learning Italian has always been one of my keen interests. Be it...
Nepal vs India Preview World Cup Qualifier

Nepal u23 Team’s Poor Performance a Result of ANFA’s Mismanagement

The ongoing AFC Under -23 qualifiers in Tehran, Iran is turning out to be a fiasco for Nepal. Two successive defeats at the hands of Iran and Afghanistan have badly exposed Nepali football at the competition. With two matches...
arsene wenger

Thanks for the memories but it’s time to say Goodbye, Arsene !

There comes a point in a manager’s career where he looks to make a team that can carry on his legacy or at least leave behind a team that any manager would gladly inherit. While Sir Alex Ferguson did...
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,...