ISL must establish academies to develop Indian football: Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri
ISL must establish academies to develop Indian football: Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri

Former Iranian footballer Jamshid Nassiri feels instead of focusing more on the established players, Indian Super League (ISL) should spent few crores in establishing academies to develop untapped youngsters and improve Indian football.

Under-age African footballers trafficked to Asia
Under-age African footballers trafficked to Asia

It has been found out in an investigation report that aspiring African footballers as young as 14 years of age are being trafficked to Asia and forced to sign contracts.

Indonesian tsunami survivor joins Sporting Lisbon academy
Indonesian tsunami survivor joins Sporting Lisbon academy

An Indonesian tsunami survivor, found wearing a Portugal shirt nearly three weeks after his home was destroyed in the 2004 disaster, has joined Sporting Lisbon`s academy, the club said on Thursday.

First-ever govt-sponsored football academy launched in Bengal

The West Bengal Government today launched its lone residential football academy, first-ever done by any state, to promote young local talents.

International football academy comes up in Pune

Liverpool FC`s former player Jamie Carragher today inaugurated an international football academy here and recalled how he cut his teeth at the club`s academy for six years before donning its colours for 17 seasons.

SBT enter final of Bihar Cup football

State Bank Travancore, Bangalore, reached the final of 2nd All India Prize Money Football Championship for Bihar Cup here today defeating Sesa Football Academy, Goa, 2-0 in a rough first semi-final match.

Panasonic starts state-of-the-art football academy in Haryana

Nearly three decades after the inauguration of the much-revered Tata Football Academy, electronics giants Panasonic has set up a state-of-the-art residential football school, similar to the one in Jamshedpur, in Haryana.

Bhaichung`s football academy to come up in Siliguri

The much-awaited academy of Indian football icon Bhaichung Bhutia got a green signal from the West Bengal government and it will come up in Siliguri.