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Nicolai Adam's replacement will be in place this month: AIFF

Nicolai Adam's replacement will be in place this month: AIFF

 Adam was shown the door by the AIFF following complaints of "physical abuse" by the players.

First of its kind in India: Former football greats come together at AIFF workshop

First of its kind in India: Former football greats come together at AIFF workshop

It was attended by Bhaichung Bhutia, IM Vijayan, Joe Paul Ancheri, Renedy Singh, Bruno Coutinho, Subrata Paul, Godfrey Pereira, Syed Shabbir Pasha, Sukhwinder Singh and Derrick Pereira.

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Indian players on par with Brazil's, says Bhaichung Bhutia

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Indian players on par with Brazil's, says Bhaichung Bhutia

Echoing Bhaichung's feelings, AIFF president Praful Patel dubbed the Indian U-17 World Cup squad as a "quantum change in development of Indian football".

Not slotting international friendlies nothing to do with ISL: Baichung Bhutia

Not slotting international friendlies nothing to do with ISL: Baichung Bhutia

Former India football captain Baichung Bhutia on Thursday said not slotting international friendlies has got nothing to do with ISL dates.

No complete ISL-I League merger, AIFF proposes four leagues

No complete ISL-I League merger, AIFF proposes four leagues

Ending speculation around the merger of Indian Super League with I-League, the AIFF today virtually recognised ISL as the country's premier league as per a new roadmap, which will have three more seven-month leagues in a hierarchical system from 2017 onwards.

We can be among Asia's top 10 in future: Bhaichung Bhutia

We can be among Asia's top 10 in future: Bhaichung Bhutia

Bhaichung Bhutia feels that India should give strong support, money to grassroot development.

I-League has been a failure, feels Bhaichung Bhutia

I-League has been a failure, feels Bhaichung Bhutia

Bhutia does not see any immediate merger of the ISL and I-League.
 

AIFF appoints Bhaichung Bhutia as advisor

AIFF appoints Bhaichung Bhutia as advisor

All India Football Federation on Sunday appointed former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia as the advisor for "overall issues of the game and the Federation".

Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Sandesh Jhingan win 'Best India Footballers' awards at FPAI gala

Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Sandesh Jhingan win 'Best India Footballers' awards at FPAI gala

Eugeneson Lyngdoh of Bengaluru FC and Sandesh Jhingan of Kerala Blasters FC were on Sunday awarded 'Best Indian Players' of I-League and ISL in the 7th edition of Indian Football Awards organised by Footballer Players' Association of India (FPAI) here today.

Boys shaping up well for U-17 World Cup: Bhaichung Bhutia

Boys shaping up well for U-17 World Cup: Bhaichung Bhutia

 Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia was all praise for the national U-16 side who have produced an impressive performance in the qualifying round in Iran.

ISL: Atletico de Kolkata announce sports director, pondering on marquee player

ISL: Atletico de Kolkata announce sports director, pondering on marquee player

Insisting that the team would be seen in a more 'professional avatar' in the upcoming season, reigning champions Atletico de Kolkata on Wednesday announced the appointment of the sports director and a new foreign recruit ahead of the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament's domestic draft in Mumbai on July 10.

Bhaichung Bhutia helping out ATK coach ahead of domestic draft

Bhaichung Bhutia helping out ATK coach ahead of domestic draft

 Reigning champions Atletico de Kolkata got into serious business as head coach Antonio Habas today met consultant Bhaichung Bhutia to discuss about domestic players ahead of the ISL football tournament's domestic draft scheduled to take place in Mumbai on July 10.

Bhaichung Bhutia & Co clear 'D' License course

Bhaichung Bhutia & Co clear 'D' License course

 Bhaichung Bhutia along with several other former and current players have passed the AIFF 'D' License course, organised by the Football Players Association of India (FPAI) here.

India had less time for preparation for WC qualifying: Bhaichung Bhutia

India had less time for preparation for WC qualifying: Bhaichung Bhutia

A day after India suffered a humiliating defeat to Guam in a 2018 World Cup qualifying match, former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia said that the team had less time for preparation.

Bhutia and Co take part in FPAI license coaching course

Bhutia and Co take part in FPAI license coaching course

 Indian football legend Bhaichung Bhutia along with several other former and current players are participating in an integrated license coaching course, organised by the Football Players Association of India (FPAI), which kicked off here today.

India favourite to retain Cricket World Cup: Bhachung Bhutia

India favourite to retain Cricket World Cup: Bhachung Bhutia

Hailing Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the best skipper, former football ace Bhaichung Bhutia Saturday exuded confidence in the Indian cricket team successfully defending the World Cup.

AIFF offers Indian football head coach's job to Constantine

AIFF offers Indian football head coach's job to Constantine

All India Football Federation on Tuesday decided to offer Stephen Constantine to become head coach of Indian football team after the recommendations of the Technical Committee.

AIFF offers Indian football head coach's job to Constantine

AIFF offers Indian football head coach's job to Constantine

All India Football Federation on Tuesday decided to offer Stephen Constantine to become head coach of Indian football team after the recommendations of the Technical Committee.

Indian football team drops to worst-ever FIFA ranking of 171

Indian football team drops to worst-ever FIFA ranking of 171

In a year when cash-rich ISL created waves and brought Indian football to the notice of the world, its national team slumped to its worst-ever FIFA rankings dropping to 171st in the 209-nation chart.

Stephen Constantine, Ricki Herbert short-listed for football coach's job

Stephen Constantine, Ricki Herbert short-listed for football coach's job

 Two men who possess experience of having coached in India as well as at the international level, Englishman Stephen Constantine and New Zealander Ricki Herbert, have been short-listed to take over from Dutchman Wim Koevermans as the new coach of the national football team.