2018 WC qualifiers: India's poor string of results a major concern ahead of Iran clash
2018 WC qualifiers: India's poor string of results a major concern ahead of Iran clash

India summed up another dismal performance as they were held 0-0 by neighbours Nepal in an international friendly encounter in Pune. With Asian giants Iran waiting next in a crucial World Cup qualifier on 8th September, India have plenty of catching to do in terms of at least displaying a fight on the field.

AIFF set for urgent meet with I-League club owners, ISL decision makers
AIFF set for urgent meet with I-League club owners, ISL decision makers

All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Sunday invited I-League club owners and Reliance-IMG officials for a meeting to be held in Mumbai on Friday.

GPS trackers used in Indian football team's training
GPS trackers used in Indian football team's training

The Indian football team implemented a player tracking system for the first time in their ongoing preparatory camp at DSK Shivajians Football Club here on Tuesday.

ISL can never replace traditional football tournaments: SAI
ISL can never replace traditional football tournaments: SAI

Notwithstanding the popularity of the Indian Super League (ISL), Sports Authority of India (SAI) Director General Injeti Srinivas on Monday said that cash-rich events like these will never be able to replace the traditional football tournaments of the country.

AIFF urges teams to act on curbing age fraud

The All India Football Federation on Monday urged all the participating teams of U-15 and U-18 leagues to act on curbing the menace of age fraud.

Merging ISL, I-League would be great for Indian football: Sunil Chhetri
Merging ISL, I-League would be great for Indian football: Sunil Chhetri

 Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri believes that merging the star-studded Indian Super League (ISL) with the I-League to create one competition with 16-18 teams going on for nearly all the year would be great for the game in the country.

West Bengal CM announces Rs 1 crore reward for I-League champs Mohun Bagan
West Bengal CM announces Rs 1 crore reward for I-League champs Mohun Bagan

 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday announced a reward of Rs.1 crore for city football giants Mohun Bagan, who clinched the I-League 2014-15 title this year.

I-League to merge with ISL in next few years: AIFF
I-League to merge with ISL in next few years: AIFF

 All India Football Federation general secretary Kushal Das said on Saturday that the Indian Super League (ISL) and the I-League football tournaments would be merged in the next two to three years.

Delhi government joins hands with FIFA for U-17 World Cup
Delhi government joins hands with FIFA for U-17 World Cup

Delhi government on Friday joined hands with FIFA for the Under 17 Football World Cup, which is to be held in August-September 2017 in India.

I-League stares at uncertainty; all clubs worried
I-League stares at uncertainty; all clubs worried

Eight years after its inception, India's leading football competition I-League is facing an uncertain future amid reports that two clubs are shutting shop even as a newly launched Indian Super League gains momentum.

I-League: Pune FC likely to disband first team, Bharat FC's future uncertain
I-League: Pune FC likely to disband first team, Bharat FC's future uncertain

In what could be termed as a major jolt to Indian football, two clubs – Pune FC and Bharat FC are on the verge of pulling out of the I-League.

IPL team owners to pick up I-League clubs?
IPL team owners to pick up I-League clubs?

According to a report in DNA, some Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise owners have picked up the tender document floated by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) inviting bids to join the I-League in 2016.

AIFF, clubs form two committees to raise I-League profile
AIFF, clubs form two committees to raise I-League profile

With an aim to build a hype around the I-League, the participating clubs and All India Football Federation today decided to form two committees to look after the marketing and technical aspects of tournament.

'Government concerned about football's decline in country'
'Government concerned about football's decline in country'

 Sports minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said the Indian government is concerned at the "dismal" condition of the game of football in the country and is making "persistent efforts" to promote it.

SAFF Championships to be held in Thiruvananthapurm in December
SAFF Championships to be held in Thiruvananthapurm in December

 The 11th edition of the South Asian Football Federation Championships will be held in Thiruvananthapuram from December 23 to January 3, a top AIFF official said.

AIFF asks states to send nominations
AIFF asks states to send nominations

All India Football Federation has invited state associations to send in their nominations for the upcoming U-15 and U-18 I-League which is scheduled to kick off from September.

ISL incurred loss in inaugural year: AIFF General Secretary​
ISL incurred loss in inaugural year: AIFF General Secretary​

Indian Super League might have been launched with enthusiastic reception from the fans last year but it incurred a loss of more than Rs 100 crore in its inaugural edition with each of the eight franchises losing Rs 35 crore, the All India Football Federation said on Monday.

AIFF launches pilot project in seven State Associations
AIFF launches pilot project in seven State Associations

Keen on restructuring and laying a path for development of State Associations, All India Football Federation (AIFF) is launching a pilot project in seven states across the country.

AIFF has to play bigger role to improve football in India: Sourav Ganguly
AIFF has to play bigger role to improve football in India: Sourav Ganguly

Expressing disappointment at the falling standard of Indian football, former cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said the AIFF must take a cue from BCCI on developing the game in the country.

Mohun Bagan struggling to breathe under financial instability
Mohun Bagan struggling to breathe under financial instability

Mohun Bagan may have its roots in the rich history of Indian football but is at present struggling to breathe.