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.

Dempo SC rope in British defender Calum Angus
Dempo SC rope in British defender Calum Angus

I-League side Dempo SC Monday announced that they have secured the services of British defender Calum Angus for the 2014-15 season. He played for Pune FC in the last season.

Kalyani Group names I-League team as 'Bharat FC'
Kalyani Group names I-League team as 'Bharat FC'

The Pune-headquartered Kalyani Group announced on Sunday that their football club has been christened "Bharat FC" which will take part in this season's I-League season commencing in January, 2015.

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.

Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath
Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath

Atletico de Kolkata defender Kingshuk Debnath on Saturday said the two-match ban handed out to striker Fikru Lemessa came as a big setback for the team.

Bengaluru FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in Durand
Bengaluru FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in Durand

 I-League winners Bengaluru FC made a perfect start to their Durand Cup campaign as they defeated defending champions Mohammedan Sporting 2-1 in the opening match of Pool C quarter-final league here on Thursday.

Pune FC signs up Liberian playmaker Eric Brown
Pune FC signs up Liberian playmaker Eric Brown

Pune FC has signed Liberian playmaker Eric Brown for the upcoming 2014-15 football season.

Mohammedan Sporting makes U-turn, decides to play
Mohammedan Sporting makes U-turn, decides to play

Just days after shocking the football fraternity by declaring they were shutting down for the season due to acute funds crunch, the city's 123-year-old club Mohammedan Sporting on Friday announced that they would play in all tournaments and resume practice on Saturday.

Mohammedan Sporting pull out of second division, Durand Cup; to be back in '15
Mohammedan Sporting pull out of second division, Durand Cup; to be back in '15

Financial crisis has compelled one of India's oldest clubs, Mohammedan Sporting to withdraw from second division football as well as the Durand Cup scheduled to start on October 28 in Goa.

Mohammedan Sporting not to play in I-League 2nd div
Mohammedan Sporting not to play in I-League 2nd div

 Mohammedan Sporting have opted against playing in the second division I-League and the club has also pulled out of Durand Cup football tournament, beginning October 28, apparently due to financial crisis.

Mohammedan Sporting decides to shut shop after going bankrupt
Mohammedan Sporting decides to shut shop after going bankrupt

One of Indian football's oldest clubs Mohammedan Sporting has decided to shut down operations due to bankruptcy.

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.

I-League gets priority over ISL from FIFA, AIFF
I-League gets priority over ISL from FIFA, AIFF

With comparisons aplenty between I-League and the newly-started Indian Super League, FIFA and the All India Football Federation (AIFF) said that the older league will always get priority.

ISL: FC Goa vs Chennayian FC - Preview
ISL: FC Goa vs Chennayian FC - Preview

With a vociferous crowd behind them, hosts FC Goa will be eyeing a positive start to their campaign against Chennaiyin FC when the Goa-leg of the much-hyped Indian Super League (ISL) begins at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda here today.

Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar, Nihal Chandran extend contracts at Mumbai FC
Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar, Nihal Chandran extend contracts at Mumbai FC

Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar and Nihal Chandran have extended their contract with I-League football club Mumbai FC.

ISL: Mumbai FC signs prolific scorer Josimar Da Silva
ISL: Mumbai FC signs prolific scorer Josimar Da Silva

I-League club Mumbai FC have added prolific Brazilian striker Josimar Da Silva Martins to their squad to boost up their attack.

Mumbai FC to start grassroots programme

I-League outfit Mumbai FC has inked a deal with a sports management firm to kickstart its grassroots football project by setting up training centres at various locations in the city and its periphery.

ISL: Mumbai FC sign Justine Stephen
ISL: Mumbai FC sign Justine Stephen

I-League club Mumbai FC Monday announced the signing of 26-year-old centre-back Justine Stephen for the upcoming season.

Ranti Martins joins FC Goa on loan from East Bengal
Ranti Martins joins FC Goa on loan from East Bengal

Striker Ranti Martins, who was contacted by three ISL franchises, finally signed for FC Goa on loan from I-League side East Bengal, official sources said.

ISL will help pump up interest in I-League: Dempo

The Indian Super League (ISL) should help pump up interest in the I-League and both tourneys in tandem could raise football quality in India, promoter of Dempo Sports Club and a director of ISL team FC Goa Shrinivas Dempo claims.