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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Bengaluru FC name squad for inaugural U-13 Youth League

  Bengaluru: Bengaluru Football Club have named an entirely city-based 20-member squad for the inaugural edition of the Under-13 Youth League which kicks off with a home clash against Stadium Sports Foundation on Saturday, 4th November 2017. Placed in the Karnataka Zone, the youngsters will be up against four other sides from the city in Ozone Football […]

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ISL opner moved to Kochi; final to be played in Kolkata

Mumbai: Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) today announced hosting the Indian Super League 2017-18 final in Kolkata. As a result, the season opening game which as per the earlier fixture list was to be played at Kolkata on Friday, 17th November 2017 will now move to Kochi. The decision has been taken post reviewing the […]

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Salgaocar edge Dempo in U-20 TACA Goa

PANJIM: Salgaocar Football Club registered a 2-1 win over Dempo Sports Club in the Goa Football Association’s U-20 TACA Goa League One match, held at Duler Stadium, Mapusa, on Wednesday. Salgoacar scored through Devendra Murgaokar brace while Boris De Melo netted for for Dempo. Coming into the game, Salgaocar FC didn’t allow their opponents to […]

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FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in numbers

The FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 came to a fitting conclusion with a match that encapsulated the high quality of the event and the attacking prowess of the teams involved. England, the tournament’s top scorers, ran out worthy winners against a Spain side that let slip a 2-0 lead and found themselves on the […]

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‘Super Proud’ Cooper Hails Young Lions’ Courage

KOLKATA: England coach Steve Cooper expressed his immense pride in his players after they claimed their first FIFA U-17 World Cup title with a 5-2 victory over Spain after going down by two goals in Saturday’s FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 final at Kolkata. Sergio Gomez gave the La Rojita a 2-0 lead at the half hour […]

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Rhian Brewster claims Golden Boot Award

KOLKATA: England marksman Rhian Brewster claimed the Golden Boot Award at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after the Liverpool FC striker netted eight goals in seven games for the champions. Brewster, 17, netted a first half header as England thump Spain 5-2 after rallying from two goals down to claim their maiden U-17 World Cup […]

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Golden Ball ‘the icing on the cake’ for livewire Foden

KOLKATA: Phil Foden emerged as the star of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 017 as the Young Lions midfielder not only found the back of the net twice in the final as England secured the first ever U-17 World Cup title, but also won the Golden Ball Award presented. The Manchester City midfielder scored thrice over the […]

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