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Indian Football : Probables for Singapore friendly announced

National Coach Wim Koevermans has named a 31-member probable list for India’s International Friendly against Singapore scheduled to be played on October 16 in Singapore. The final list of 20 players would be announced after the 1st round of the...

A lot has changed since my debut: Gawli

Immediately after announcing his retirement from International Football, Mahesh Gawli spoke to www.the-aiff.com about his exploits for Team India. He spoke at length about his tenure with the National squad, the memories, his teammates, the next ‘big’ defenders and what...

India squanders 2-1 lead to lose to Palestine 4-2

India lose lead and match India 2 (Clifford Miranda – 17th; Syed Rahim Nabi – 39th) lost to Palestine 4 (Ashraf Alfawaghra – 30th and penalty in 48th; 65th) Husam Abusalah – 46th) By Nilanjan Datta, AIFF Media Team KOCHI: Bands, bugles, banners. Flags, festoons and...
India’s U-22 players greet National Coach Wim Koevermans at a practice session in Muscat.

Interview: Indian National Football Team Coach Wim Koevermans

MUSCAT: The players had heard about him but had never seen him in person. So when Wim Koevermans met India’s U-22 boys for the first time at a practice session in Muscat, it was a special moment for them. A...
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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...
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Indian Football : Tajikistan defeats India

Tajikistan 3 (Davronov Nuriddin – 12th; Fathuloev Fatkhullo – 18th; Akhtam Khamrakulov -- 93rd) beat India 0   KHUJAND: India went down 0-3 to Tajikistan in an International Friendly at the 20 Years of Independence Stadium in Khujand on Wednesday (August 14). Davronov Nuriddin opened the...

India vs Kyrgyzstan : The Biggest Test Awaits, Match Preview,Telecast, Live Stream

India are set to take on Kyrgyzstan in their second match of the third round of AFC Asian Cup 2019 Qualifiers at the Kanteerava Stadium, Bangalore. Both India and Kyrgyzstan had started their qualification campaign with a 1-0 victory...

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..

FIFA Rankings: How India Could be Amongst Top 100 Next Month

Indian Football Team created history when they jumped 31 places to 101 in the latest FIFA rankings. This is India's highest ever FIFA ranking in two decades. This also made the Blue Tigers 11th highest ranked team in Asia...

Mahesh Gawli retires from International Football

Team India defender Mahesh Gawli announced his International Retirement on Monday. Gawli, who represented India in 82 International Matches, informed his decision to the AIFF in a letter. He thanked the AIFF, his Coaches and Team-mates, his clubs and...