Iran storm past Vietnam into AFC U-16 Championship semifinals

AFC Media Goa: Allahyar Sayyad bagged a brace as Iran advanced to the semi-finals of the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 after a resounding 5-0 quarter-final victory over Vietnam at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium On Sunday. Sayyad opened the scoring after 29 minutes before Mohammad Ghaderi doubled their advantage early in the second half and Alireza […]

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AFC U-16 Championship celebrates One Asia, One Goal campaign

AFC Media GOA: The quarter-finals of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Championship India 2016 are dedicated to the One Asia, One Goal campaign, highlighting the AFC’s Vision and Mission. The visual activation of the campaign at the tournament includes One Asia, One Goal flags being carried out onto the pitch before each match, as […]

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Fans flock to see hosts India at AFC U-16 Championship

  GOA: Tonight’s Group A match between India and Islamic Republic of Iran was played in front of the highest number of spectators so far at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Championship India 2016. The attendance reached 5,892, which is higher for a single match than at the last two editions of the competition […]

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India to face Iran in a must win AFC U-16 Championship clash

AFC Media Goa: India coach Nicolai Adam is dreaming of a place in the quarter-finals at the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 as the hosts gear up for their must-win final Group A clash against Iran at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Wednesday. More than 4,000 spectators – the highest attendance at the […]

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India holds Saudi Arabia 3-3 to in AFC U-16 Championship

AFC Media Goa: A last-gasp penalty by Suresh Wangjam kept the hosts’ AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 knockout stage dreams alive as the young Blue Tigers claimed a dramatic 3-3 draw with Saudi Arabia in Group A on Sunday. Aniket Jadhav struck early for India at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and Aman Chetri doubled their advantage […]

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India to face Saudi Arabia in a crucial AFC U16 Championship tie

  GOA: Hosts India will be looking to register their first points of the 2016 AFC U16 Championship when they take on Saudi Arabia in a Group – A encounter at Fatorda Stadium on Sunday. After an outstanding opening 45 minutes by Nicolai Adam’s team, the young Blue Tigers let a 2-1 lead slip before eventually succumbing […]

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India go down fighting to UAE in AFC U-16 Championship opener

AFC Media Channel Goa: Ahmad Fawzi struck a second-half winner as the United Arab Emirates came from behind to defeat hosts India in their Group A opener of the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Thursday. Sanjeev Stalin broke the deadlock for India but Manea Aydh levelled against the run […]

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