India to play friendly against Cambodia ahead of Asian Cup qualifiers

  NEW DELHI: The Indian National Team, as part of their preparation for the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2019 will be playing an International Friendly against Cambodia in Phnom Penh on March 22, 2017. “We are delighted to confirm an International Friendly against Cambodia,” Mr. Kushal Das, General Secretary, All India Football Federation said. “The match will […]

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Former India national team coach Wim Koevermans joins AFC as Deputy Technical Director

AFC Media Release: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has appointed former India national team coach Wilhelmus Koevermans as the new AFC Deputy Technical Director. The Dutchman started his role on February 2, 2017. Prior to his appointment, Koevermans was the Head Tutor for the Pro-License coaching courses at the Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB). His […]

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The draw ‘on paper’ looks favourable: Constantine

NEW DELHI: With India having being drawn with Kyrgyz Republic, Myanmar and Macau in Group A of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers UAE 2019, National Coach Stephen Constantine disagrees with the generic perception that India have been handed an “easy draw.” In a freewheeling interview with www.the-aiff.com, Constantine speaks at length about the preparatory Camp, […]

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India U17 boys go down to Latvia

NEW DELHI: India U-17 Team couldn’t garner a positive result in their last match of the round-robin stage against Latvia to advance to the quarterfinals of the Granatkin Memorial Tournament in Russia. Latvia netted 3 goals before the changeover, having almost secured a victory tonight. Albeit Sanjeev Stalin blasted the back of the net from a […]

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Abu Dhabi set for an enthralling AFC Annual Awards 2016

  Internet Desk: The Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) Annual Awards 2016 attracts a star-studded line-up to celebrate Asian football in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi to honour the pinnacle of the continent’s achievements tomorrow. After another captivating and memorable year, both on and off the field, the eagerly anticipated extravaganza will kick […]

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India move to best ever FIFA Rankings since 2010

NEW DELHI: India moved to their best-ever FIFA Rankings since August 2010 when they jumped 11 places to move to 137 in the October FIFA Rankings released today (October 20, 2016). India who defeated 114th ranked Puerto Rico in an International Friendly in Mumbai in September garnered 230 points for the month. It was last in August 2010 […]

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