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.

AIFF plans to start ISL-style women's football league
AIFF plans to start ISL-style women's football league

The country's women football scene could get a fillip soon as the All India Football Federation (AIFF) is planning to start a franchise-based professional league for them mid next year.

India hosts FIFA women's regional development seminar
India hosts FIFA women's regional development seminar

A FIFA women's regional development seminar and India development workshop kicked off here on Monday with more than 100 delegates taking part in it.

U-17 WC tournament and project director take up reins
U-17 WC tournament and project director take up reins

 With the FIFA U-17 World Cup on the horizon, the local organising committee-appointed Javier Ceppi, tournament director and Joy Bhattacharjya, as the project director took up the reins from today and both will be based at the capital's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

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.

U-17 World Cup: FIFA, government assure help to AIFF
U-17 World Cup: FIFA, government assure help to AIFF

The All India Football Federation was today assured of all help by the government as well as FIFA as far as hosting and successful conduct of the Under-17 World Cup in 2017 was concerned.

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke to visit India in October
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke to visit India in October

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke will be visiting India in October in what will be his second visit to the country in two years.

AFC team meets AIFF top brass

The Asian Football Confederation`s Special Mission Team on Monday explained to the AIFF new criteria related to earning qualification in the continent`s Champions League.

Indian Super League to be revealed at Manchester convention

Plans for the eagerly anticipated Indian Super League (ISL) and the 2017 U17 FIFA World Cup will be officially presented to the global football industry at the Soccerex Global Convention, held in Manchester between September 6-10.

AIFF Special Technical Committee discusses World Cup plans

Keeping an eye on Indian National Team`s preparation for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup, All India Football Federation`s Special Technical Committee met in Bangalore Saturday.

AIFF appoints Siraj as its Integrity Officer

All India Football Federation (AIFF) has appointed Javed Siraj as its Integrity Officer to combat corruption and match-fixing in the sport and he will take up his post from August 1.

Tours to Czech Republic and China arranged by AIFF

As part of preparations for the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon, All India Football Federation has arranged for two exposure tours to Czech Republic and China for the Indian men`s U-23 team.

AIIF officials meet Sports Minister, discuss 2017 preparations

Preparing to host the 2017 under-17 World Cup, All India Football Federation officials paid a courtesy visit to new Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who assured them of full support in making the event a grand success.

AIFF keen on hosting U-16 AFC Finals in 2016

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has expressed interest in hosting the AFC U-16 Championship Finals in 2016.

AIFF keen to scout talent from U-15 tournament

After successfully bidding for the U-17 World Cup, the All India Football Federation wants to use its domestic U-15 tournament as a platform to identify players for the prestigious event.

Kushal Das becomes AIFF Gen Secy for a second term

The All India Football Federation on Wednesday re-appointed its General Secretary Kushal Das for a second term of another three years in its Executive Committee meeting here.

Koevermans` contract to be extended

Indian football team coach Wim Koevermans` contract will be extended till the end of next year`s Asian Games in October, the AIFF`s technical committee, headed by former captain Bhaichung Bhutia, decided here on Monday.

AIFF mulling over Santosh Trophy`s future: Secy

Admitting that Santosh Trophy National Championships has lost its relevance, the All India Football Federation today said that it was looking into whether to continue the tournament or not.

AIFF disbands Pailan Arrows

In yet another blow to Indian football, All India Football Federation was on Thursday forced to disband its developmental outfit Pailan Arrows.

I-League club representatives to meet AIFF-IMG

Six representatives of the I-League Professional Football Clubs Association will meet officials of All India Football Federation soon over the contentious issue of the proposed IPL-style league, the club owners said today.