India U19s gear up for Saudi Arabia challenge

DAMMAM (SAUDI ARABIA): The Indian U-19 National Team will face hosts Saudi Arabia in their opening encounter of Group D of the AFC U-19 Championship qualifiers at the Prince Mohammad bin Fahad Stadium in Dammam, Saudi Arabia tomorrow (November 04, 2017). The kick-off for which is slated at 9:35 PM IST. Riding on the “positive experience” of the recently concluded […]

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Our sole focus is to qualify to the Asian Cup: Sunil Chhetri

  BENGALURU: “We can’t let the opportunity slip. We have to win tomorrow’s game and there’s no alternative from working harder and harder,” Captain Marvel Sunil Chhetri said in the pre-match press conference before taking on Macau in the fourth match of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Qualifiers at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in […]

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India end SAFF U-18 campaign with 2-0 loss to Nepal

NEW DELHI: The India U-18 ended their SAFF U-18 Championship 2017 journey with a 2-0 loss to Nepal at the Changlimithang Stadium in Thimpu, Bhutan today (September 27, 2017). With this loss India ended their campaign in the 3rd place on the standings. Going into the game, Nepal had to win to become the champions whereas India was […]

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India beat Maldives to stay alive in SAFF U-18 Championship

  THIMPU: India U-18 kept their SAFF U-18 Championship hopes alive with 2-1 win over Maldives at the Changlimithang Stadium in Thimpu, Bhutan today. India struck twice through Rebello Princeton (38′) and Abhishek Halder (42′) to make Ahmed Tholal’s opener (25′) count little. India started the game as favorites to win three points but Maldives […]

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India held goalless by Iraq in AFC U-16 Qualifiers

KATHMANDU: India were held to a goalless draw by defending Asian Champions Iraq in the AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers at the Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu on Sunday (September 24, 2017). Courtesy the result, an unbeaten India finished their engagements with 5 points from 3 matches and now wait for engagements in other groups to finish across other venues […]

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India determined to take the fight to Iraq

KATHMANDU: India U-16 team have recuperated from the ‘disappointing draw against hosts Nepal’ and the youngsters are ready for ‘the bigger challenge ahead’ now, coach Bibiano Fernandes sounded upbeat before India lock their horns with reigning AFC U-16 Champions Iraq in the final fixture of the AFC U-16 Championship 2018 Qualifiers at the Halchowk Stadium […]

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India put three past Bhutan in U-18 SAFF Championship

  NEW DELHI: India bounced back from their defeat to Bangladesh with 3-0 win over hosts Bhutan in their second encounter of the ongoing SAFF U-18 Championship 2017 played at the Changlimithang Stadium in Thimpu, Bhutan today (September 22, 2017) Lalawmpuia doing the star turn with his brace for India. After a missed penalty in […]

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India U16s aim to continue winning momentum against Nepal

  KATHMANDU: After an impressive three-nil victory against a strong Palestine in the first match of AFC U-16 Qualifiers, India U-16 stay cautious in their approach when they take on hosts Nepal at the Halchowk Stadium on Friday (September 22, 2017). “There’s no room for complacency,” Coach Bibiano Fernandes said. “Nepal are a strong side […]

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India beat Palestine in AFC U16 Qualifiers opener

Kathmandu: India blanked Palestine 3-0 in the AFC U-16 Championship 2018 Qualifiers at the Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu today. Givson Singh opened the scoreline from an impeccable free-kick in the 51st minute. It was followed by a strike from Bekey Oram in the 72nd minute. The last nail in the coffin was pierced by skipper Vikram Pratap in […]

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11 U-23 players summoned to preparatory camp for Macau

  NEW DELHI: 11 players who represented India in the AFC U-23 Qualifiers in Doha have been named by National Coach Stephen Constantine in the preliminary squad of 28 for India’s forthcoming AFC Asian Cup Qualifier against Macau slated to be held in Bengaluru on October 11, 2017. The squad will assemble in Mumbai on […]

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