You can’t build a team in a month: Constantine

NEW DELHI: Despite India reaching 100 in the FIFA Rankings, National Coach Stephen Constantine stresses that “we have not achieved anything as yet.” With the National Team practising in Mumbai at the Preparatory Camp ahead of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifier against the Kyrgyz Republic, Constantine spoke at length about the recipe for success, the improvements […]

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We had enough quality going into extra time – Albert Roca

  After A Thrilling Victory Over Bagan To Lift The Federation Cup. Blues’ Boss, Albert Roca Speaks About The Final, The Upcoming AFC Cup Game And More. Excerpts… On his assessment of the game… We had a plan and we were able to follow it. Our objective was to stop any attacks, play counter-attacking football and […]

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Away wins reflect character and maturity of team: Constantine

  YANGON: National Coach Stephen Constantine says that three away victories in the three away matches “reflects the character in the side.” In the concluding part of his two-part interview, Constantine explains how significant was it to win the matches against Cambodia and Myanmar in front of a partisan crowd, the mantra in the squad, experience […]

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The players were not born; neither was I: Stephen Constantine

AIFF Media Team YANGON: A win in Myanmar in 64 years! A day after winning the away match against Myanmar in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers 2019, National Coach Stephen Constantine said that “none of the players were born that time.” “Neither I was born,” he quipped the next moment. In the first of the two-series […]

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A 24-member India squad will leaves for back to back matches

  NEW DELHI: A 24-member Indian National Team squad will leave Mumbai later tonight (March 18, 2017) for India’s back to back matches — the International Friendly against Cambodia in Phnom Penh and the inaugural Group A League match against Myanmar in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers UAE 2019. While the International Friendly against Cambodia is […]

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We Have Faith In Our Abilities – Robert Royte

AIZAWL: When the 10th season of the I-League began in January who would have thought that Aizawl FC — who got relegated last season and were reinstated by AIFF only after a remarkable show in the Federation Cup where they reached the final — would top the league table after 14 rounds, but the Mizoram outfit have done the unthinkable as they have […]

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The Boys Are Eager To Cntribute Something – Luis Norton

AIFF Media Team NEW DELHI: India’s U-17 World Cup coach Luis Norton de Matos has been “impressed with the attitude of the boys.” In the second part of the interview, Norton speaks about the attitude of the boys, the time left for the World Cup, his Indian connection and much more. What is your first impression […]

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Mahatma Gandhi Has Inspired Me A Lot – Luis Norton de Matos

AIFF Media Team NEW DELHI: India’s U-17 World Cup Team coach Luis Norton de Matos says he has been “hugely inspired by Mahatma Gandhi.” In the first of the two-series interview after taking charge of the U-17 World Team Luis spoke at length about the positives of the team, his meeting with Mr. Patel and National […]

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