All India Football Federation

Sunil Chhetri named 2014 AIFF Player of the Year

Indian national team captain Sunil Chhetri was Saturday declared 'AIFF Player of the Year' for the third time in four years while Bala Devi has been declared the 'Woman Player of the Year'.

Dec 27, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

New trophy for Federation Cup

The All India Football Federation(AIFF) has ordered for a new trophy amid concerns that they may not get the original Federation Cup back from churchill Brothers.

Dec 27, 2014, 12:38 PM IST

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.

Dec 21, 2014, 20:09 PM IST

ISL: NorthEast United's James Keene suspended for two matches

James Keene of NorthEast United FC has been suspended for next two matches of the team as per fixture of Indian Super League, for the breach of All India Football Federation Disciplinary Code for Violent Conduct and Fair Play.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:56 PM IST

We must at least become the champions of Asia: Praful Patel

All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Wednesday said the focus is now on helping the country improve its world rankings and win at least the Asian Championship.

Dec 03, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

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.

Nov 24, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

India not bidding for 2015 and 2016 FIFA Club World Cups

 India has pulled out of mounting a bid for 2015 and 2016 FIFA Club World Cups, according to All India Football Federation officials. A decision on the host city of the 2015 and 2016 editions of Club World Cup will be taken in Morocco next month.

Nov 13, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

AIFF signs deal with Brazillian club for U-17 team development

All India Football Federation today signed an agreement with Brazillian top division side Atletico Paranaense for a technical cooperation which will allow the national Under-17 team to train in the South American club.

Nov 13, 2014, 19:29 PM IST

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.

Nov 01, 2014, 22:29 PM IST

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.

Oct 31, 2014, 21:30 PM IST

Ban on Antonio Habas reduced to 2 games; no change on Robert Pires, Fikru Lemessa

All India Football Federation on Friday reduced the four-match suspension handed on Atletico de Kolkata head coach Antonio Lopez Habas to two games after an appeal hearing pertaining to the breach of disciplinary code during the ongoing Indian Super League.

Oct 31, 2014, 20:24 PM IST

Pune FC blank Churchill Brothers 3-0 in Durand Cup

A dominant Pune FC scored a thumping 3-0 win over Churchill Brothers in a Group D quarter-final league match of the 127th Durand Cup football tournament here on Friday.

Oct 31, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Bhaichung Bhutia inducted in AFC's Hall of Fame

 Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia has been inducted into the AFC's Hall of Fame, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) said on Wednesday.

Oct 22, 2014, 14:20 PM IST

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.

Oct 17, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

Big names in Indian Super League will attract youngsters: Jerome Valcke

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke Wednesday said the presence of big stars in the ongoing Indian Super League (ISL) will lure youngsters into taking up football, helping the growth of the sport in India.

Oct 15, 2014, 18:05 PM IST

ISL will answer critics in due course of time: AIFF Director

With critics terming the Indian Super League (ISL) as any other big-budgeted sporting event bearing no impact on national football, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Director Col Gautam Kar on Tuesday said that the competition itself will answer back in due course of time.

Oct 14, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

ISL 'Fair Play Award' trophy unveiled

 As the popularity of the Indian Super League (ISL) continues to grow by the day, the event's 'Fair Play Awards' trophy was unveiled here on Tuesday.

Oct 14, 2014, 14:07 PM IST

HPCA keen to host Indian Super League matches in Dharmasala

Dharamsala, a picturesque international cricket venue, could soon be the next destination for football's Indian Super League (ISL), if Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) president Anurag Thakur has his way.

Sep 28, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

U-17 World Cup: AIFF tying up with Brazilian club

With the Under-17 World Cup slated to take place in the country in 2017, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) is tying up with a Brazilian club, Atletico Paranaense, for an exchange programme for the U-17 team.

Sep 16, 2014, 16:33 PM IST

Indian football teams cleared for Asian Games

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) heaved a sigh of relief as the sports ministry Tuesday cleared India's men and women's football teams for the Incheon Asian Games Sep 19-Oct 4.

Sep 09, 2014, 16:42 PM IST