Bengaluru FC retain Chhetri, Udanta

Bengaluru: In a big statement of intent, Bengaluru FC have retained skipper Sunil Chhetri and Udanta Singh after the duo signed three-year deals that will keep them with the Indian Super League side till the end of the 2019-20 season, the club announced on Friday. With the signings, Bengaluru FC have ticked off the ISL’s rule of […]

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Mohammedan SC begin pre-season training for CFL

KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club have started their pre-season training for the forthcoming Calcutta Football League at Mohammedan Sporting Ground in Kolkata from Friday (30 June, 2017). The session began with an introductory period between the players, coaching staff and club officials, followed by some physical drills under the watchful eyes of newly appointed head coach […]

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India U23 team to play friendlies against Singapore

NEW DELHI: All India Football Federation has arranged for two International matches for the Indian U-23 National Team as part of the preparation process for the forthcoming AFC U-23 Championships slated to be held in Doha. National Coach Stephen Constantine felt the games would be a “learning experience” for the team. “It’s been two weeks that […]

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Muriel on target as Pune City edge KSA Women’s FC

Mumbai, June 29: FC Pune City recovered well from the defeat against Aadhar Pratisthan in opening match as they snatched a narrow 1-0 win over KSA Women’s FC, Kolhapur in their second Group-B league match of the WIFA Women’s Football Championship, which is being conducted as part of the FIFA-AIFF State Development Project, at the […]

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I-League clubs give consent to concurrent leagues

NEW DELHI: Representatives of the I-League clubs met with AIFF officials at Football House, New Delhi to discuss the way forward for the I-League for the 2017-18 season till the roadmap for Indian Football in the medium and long term is finalised with assistance and guidance from the Asian Football Confederation. The meeting was attended by […]

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Naushad Moosa joins Bengaluru FC as Indian Assistant Coach

  Bengaluru: Indian Super League side Bengaluru FC on Thursday, announced the appointment of AFC Pro-Licensed Coach Naushad Moosa as Indian Assistant Coach for the first team as well as Head Coach of the newly formed BFC reserve side. Moosa has formerly served as Head of Youth Development and Head Coach of the U19 side at Pune FC […]

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U-17 World Cup will be a game changer – Mama

Aizawl: To be labelled the ‘Godfather’ of football in a certain region would perhaps be something that would afford some a slightly lofty air. However, Shylo Malsawmtluanga, who is often called the ‘Godfather of Mizo footballers’ due to him being one of, if not the biggest name to emerge as a prominent professional footballer from the Northeast Indian […]

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AFC grant Indian Super League official recognition

NEW DELHI: Indian Super League has been granted official recognition by the Asian Football Confederation, which mean now there will be two national leagues in India for 2017/18. The franchise-based league didn’t have AFC recognition in it’s first three editions, and has been trying for it for a while now. The AFC gave its consent […]

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