Abhishek Bachchan nurtures dream for Indian football team

Abhishek Bachchan, an avid football fan, wishes that the Indian football team qualifies for the FIFA finals slated for 2014.

Ahmed to lead Pakistan football team against India

The Pakistan Football Federation has
named Adnan Farooq Ahmed the captain of the national team for
the two-match series against India, which will be played in
the United Kingdom in September.

India lose to Guayana 1-2 despite Dias strike

The Indian football team suffered their second successive defeat of the Caribbean tour when they went down 1-2 to Guyana in an international friendly at the National Stadium on Thursday.

AIFF to reprimand Colaco for calling off match

National football team coach
Armando Colaco is set to be reprimanded for calling off
India`s Caribbean tour opener against Barbados under
controversial circumstances.

Indian football team`s opening match in Caribbean

The Indian football team`s opening match of the Caribbean tour has been cancelled.

Coach is doing good job, may get extension: AIFF

All India Football Federation General Secretary, Kushal Das, said here today that the present coach of the Indian team, Armando Colaco, was doing a good job.

India suffer 0-5 whipping to UAE

Indian football team suffered yet another humiliating defeat as it lost 0-5 to United Arab Emirates in its third international friendly match of the month, being played as part of the 2011 Asian Cup preparations.

India jumps 16 places to 144th in FIFA rankings

India jumped 16 places to 144th in the latest FIFA rankings issued on Wednesday following its two wins and as many losses in international friendly matches in the past one month.

Indian football team to play Hong Kong on October 4

Indian football team is set to face Hong Kong in an international friendly as part of preparation for the 2011 Doha Asian Cup.

We want Indian football team in top 100 in 3 yrs: AIFF chief

The All India Football Federation
(AIFF) said it wants to see the country`s national team
breach the top 100 of the world football rankings within three

Chettri double gives India 3-1 win over Portugese club side

Sunil Chettri scored twice as India
thrashed Portuguese second division side Uniao Desportiva da
Serra 3-1 in their first practice match of the week at the
Pope John Paul II stadium, Fatima here.

India moves up seven places in FIFA rankings

India moved up seven places in the FIFA rankings to the 149th spot following their ONGC Nehru Cup football triumph.

India end Barcelona sojourn with a win

Fit-again striker Sunil Chhetri converted a penalty as India wound up their Barcelona training tour on a winning note by beating Spanish third division side FC Santboia by a solitary goal in their fourth and final friendly game.