Brandon Fernandes signs for Sporting Clube de Goa
Brandon Fernandes signs for Sporting Clube de Goa

Young Goan football talent Brandon Fernandes has been given clearance to play for Sporting Clube de Goa, more than four months after joining training of the side since September.

Stephen Constantine preferred due to earlier India experience: AIFF
Stephen Constantine preferred due to earlier India experience: AIFF

All India Football Federation's Secretary Kushal Das on Friday said Englishman Stephen Constantine was preferred head coach of Indian men's football team over North-East United FC Coach Ricki Herbert mainly due to his earlier Indian experience.

Stephen Constantine appointed Indian men's football head coach
Stephen Constantine appointed Indian men's football head coach

Englishman Stephen Constantine was today appointed head coach of Indian men's football team, paving the way for his return at the helm of affairs for the second time.

Replicate ISL facilities in other Indian tourneys: Arnab Mondal
Replicate ISL facilities in other Indian tourneys: Arnab Mondal

Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) defender Arnab Mondal attributes his superlative performances in the Indian Super League (ISL) to the improved facilities in the inaugural tournament and says the enhanced infrastructure should be replicated in tournaments like the I-league and the Federation Cup for Indian football to rise in FIFA rankings.

ISL is behind us, I'm looking forward to I-League: Gouramangi
ISL is behind us, I'm looking forward to I-League: Gouramangi

India defender Moirangthem Gouramangi Singh is looking forward to the start of the I-League football season on January 17 and representing debutant club Bharat FC in the tournament after his stint at the Indian Super League, which ended last month.

Churchill Bros rubbishes reports of holding back Federation Cup
Churchill Bros rubbishes reports of holding back Federation Cup

Churchill Bros Sports Club has rubbished media reports that it will be holding back the Federation Cup Trophy, which it had won last year.

Sunil Chhetri named 2014 AIFF Player of the Year
Sunil Chhetri named 2014 AIFF Player of the Year

Indian national team captain Sunil Chhetri was Saturday declared 'AIFF Player of the Year' for the third time in four years while Bala Devi has been declared the 'Woman Player of the Year'.

New trophy for Federation Cup
New trophy for Federation Cup

The All India Football Federation(AIFF) has ordered for a new trophy amid concerns that they may not get the original Federation Cup back from churchill Brothers.

ISL will maintain September-December window: AIFF
ISL will maintain September-December window: AIFF

The Hero Indian Super League football tournament, the inaugural season of which ended yesterday with Athletico de Kolkata crowned as champions, will have September 15-December 15 window kept open for the second edition.

ISL: NorthEast United's James Keene suspended for two matches
ISL: NorthEast United's James Keene suspended for two matches

James Keene of NorthEast United FC has been suspended for next two matches of the team as per fixture of Indian Super League, for the breach of All India Football Federation Disciplinary Code for Violent Conduct and Fair Play.

We must at least become the champions of Asia: Praful Patel
We must at least become the champions of Asia: Praful Patel

All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Wednesday said the focus is now on helping the country improve its world rankings and win at least the Asian Championship.

Eyeing U-17 WC, AIFF to hold first U-15 tourney next year
Eyeing U-17 WC, AIFF to hold first U-15 tourney next year

Aiming to prepare a strong squad for the Under-17 World Cup in 2017, the All India Football Federation today said that the inaugural edition of the proposed AIFF U-15 tournament for I-League clubs will be held next year.

India not bidding for 2015 and 2016 FIFA Club World Cups
India not bidding for 2015 and 2016 FIFA Club World Cups

 India has pulled out of mounting a bid for 2015 and 2016 FIFA Club World Cups, according to All India Football Federation officials. A decision on the host city of the 2015 and 2016 editions of Club World Cup will be taken in Morocco next month.

AIFF signs deal with Brazillian club for U-17 team development
AIFF signs deal with Brazillian club for U-17 team development

All India Football Federation today signed an agreement with Brazillian top division side Atletico Paranaense for a technical cooperation which will allow the national Under-17 team to train in the South American club.

ISL has brought lot of enthusiasm to football in India: AIFF
ISL has brought lot of enthusiasm to football in India: AIFF

All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel is delighted with the response the ongoing Indian Super League has got so far and said the tournament has brought lot of enthusiasm to the beautiful game in the country.

Habas did not attack Pires: AIFF Secy Gen
Habas did not attack Pires: AIFF Secy Gen

All India Football Federation General Secretary Kushal Das on Friday said that there was no evidence of Atletico de Kolkata head coach Antonio Lopez Habas attacking FC Goa star player Robert Pires during an Indian Super League match in Margao.

Ban on Antonio Habas reduced to 2 games; no change on Robert Pires, Fikru Lemessa
Ban on Antonio Habas reduced to 2 games; no change on Robert Pires, Fikru Lemessa

All India Football Federation on Friday reduced the four-match suspension handed on Atletico de Kolkata head coach Antonio Lopez Habas to two games after an appeal hearing pertaining to the breach of disciplinary code during the ongoing Indian Super League.

Pune FC blank Churchill Brothers 3-0 in Durand Cup
Pune FC blank Churchill Brothers 3-0 in Durand Cup

A dominant Pune FC scored a thumping 3-0 win over Churchill Brothers in a Group D quarter-final league match of the 127th Durand Cup football tournament here on Friday.

Bhaichung Bhutia inducted in AFC's Hall of Fame
Bhaichung Bhutia inducted in AFC's Hall of Fame

 Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia has been inducted into the AFC's Hall of Fame, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) said on Wednesday.

India signs up with FIFA subsidiary to check corruption in ISL
India signs up with FIFA subsidiary to check corruption in ISL

All India Football Federation has signed up with FIFA's subsidiary, Early Warning System (EWS), to ensure that the Indian Super League and other domestic and international matches in the country are corruption free.