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Glitzy new league may not be answer to India's soccer woes

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 15:27

A new franchise-based soccer league with celebrity owners will kick off in India later this year but not everyone is convinced that it will help lift the country out of the lower echelons of the world game.

ISL bids to be evaluated by high-profile panel

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 15:29

All set to take Indian football by storm, bids for the prospective Indian Super League franchises would come under intense scrutiny of a high-profile seven-member panel which will evaluate the documents till tomorrow evening before a formal announcement on Sunday.

Indian Super League set to herald new era, 8 teams to be unveiled on Sunday

Last Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 21:46

Seeking to revolutionise football in the country, organisers of the much-anticipated Indian Super League will unveil the eight franchises on Sunday, with cricket legends, Bollywood stars and a host of corporates in the fray to own teams.

Sporting Clube de Goa overpower Dempo 3-2

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 19:37

Sporting Clube de Goa came back from two goals down to win 3-2 against Dempo Sports Club in the AIFF`s`s U-19 I-League (Goa zone) at Don Bosco ground here today.

Unhappy over 2017 Under-17 World Cup preps, Bhaichung Bhutia slams associations

Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 21:25

Expressing frustration over the lack of effort and professionalism on part of the state and district associations, former India football captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Thursday said CEOs and development officers should be appointed at those places to keep a tab on the progress ahead of the 2017 Under-17 World Cup.

AIFF facilitates TFA for its contribution to Indian football

Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 22:25

Tata Football Academy was felicitated for its contribution to the game in the country by All India Football Federation and FICCI Sports Committee at a sports awards function held in New Delhi on Thursday, a company release said here.

AIFF barred from participating in IOA elections

Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 17:47

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) was on Sunday prohibited from participating in the Indian Olympic Association`s (IOA) election for failure to present proper documents for the electoral process.

I have been sleeping and waking up with football throughout: Sunil Chhetri

Last Updated: Saturday, December 21, 2013, 13:19

Sunil Chhetri was pleased after being named as the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) Player of the Year on Friday.

AIFF amends its constitution in line with Sports Code

Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 21:45

All India Football Federation (AIFF) today amended its constitution to bring the age and tenure rule in line with the Sports Code in a Special General Body Meeting here.

Sunil Chhetri named AIFF Indian Player of the Year

Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 19:53

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri was named the 2013 AIFF Player of the Year by AIFF President Praful Patel during the Annual General Meeting here Friday.

India gets down to preparing for U-17 World Cup

Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 17:17

India is gearing itself to host the Under-17 FIFA World Cup in 2017, in preparation for which, the country`s parent body for football, is giving the push to short-listed host cities to put infrastructure upgradation on the fast track.

Federation Cup 2013-14 to kickoff on Jan 14 with 16 teams

Last Updated: Friday, December 13, 2013, 16:16

The Federation Cup football tournament will kick-off simultaneously in Cochin and Manjeri on January 14 next year with 16 teams vying for the top honours.