All India Football Federation

Will buy Kolkata franchise of new football league: Shah Rukh Khan

After the Kolkata Knight Riders, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan now plans to move into the more popular football space. He is planning to bid for the Kolkata franchise of the new league promoted by All India Football Federation (AIFF) and IMG-Reliance.

Aug 05, 2013, 20:27 PM IST

AIFF invites Jharkhand`s tribal girl footballers to Delhi

Taking note of 18 tribal girls from Jharkhand winning an U-14 tournament in Spain last month, All India Football Federation on Saturday said that they could be roped into the national team if found to be good enough.

Aug 03, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

14 clubs fail AIFF`s licensing test

None of the country`s top 14 clubs, including big names such as Dempo, Churchill Brothers, Mohun Bagan and East Bengal, could clear the Club Licensing Test conducted by the AIFF.

Aug 02, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

I-League outfits bat for Club Licensing Criteria

The Indian Club Licensing System which has been stressed upon by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has seen all I-League Clubs cooperating in the best possible manner.

Aug 02, 2013, 17:56 PM IST

AIFF sees red in reported humiliation of Ranchi girls

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has empowered their women’s committee to investigate the trecherous act of the humiliation of young tribal players of Jharkhand on the cusp of their departure to play in a tournament in Spain.

Aug 02, 2013, 10:08 AM IST

AIFF looking into reported humiliation of Jharkhand girls

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday asked its women`s committee to find out what had happened in the reported humiliation of young tribal players of Jharkhand before they left for a tournament in Spain last month.

Aug 01, 2013, 23:04 PM IST

AIFF gives thumbs up to IPL-style league

All India football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday gave its go ahead to the IPL-style league with its executive committee agreeing to the holding of the tournament by its commerical partners IMG-Relliance early next year.

Aug 01, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

FIFA and CAS doors to be knocked upon by IPFCA

The I-League Professional Football Clubs Association (IPFCA) are mulling over the possibility of approaching the world governing body for football and Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Aug 01, 2013, 10:47 AM IST

I-League is the premier football tournament of our country: Praful Patel

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel was one of the dignitaries who graced the JSW Group’s unveiling of Bengaluru FC on Saturday.

Jul 21, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

AIFF need more financial assistance

The coffers of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) seem to have unfortunately hit bare minimum with them having to turn to Sports Authority of India (SAI) director general Jiji Thomson hoping to secure more financial assistance from the sports ministry. They expect an appraisal from the sanctioned grant of 4 Crores.

Jul 20, 2013, 10:22 AM IST

Rob Bann hospitalised following loss of consciousness

All India Football Federation`s (AIFF) Technical Director Rob Bann has been admitted to a hospital after he lost consciousness.

Jul 19, 2013, 12:11 PM IST

Rob Baan unlikely to renew contract with AIFF

Unhappy with the lackadaisical attitude of the All India Football Federation (AIFF), technical director Robert Baan is unlikely to renew his contract which ends in October.

Jul 17, 2013, 17:01 PM IST

AIFF U-15 beat U-18 Mohun Bagan 18-0

The All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) U-15 Kolkata Regional Academy defeated Mohun Bagan’s U-18 Goal Project Team 18-0 in a friendly played at the Pailan World School Campus.

Jul 14, 2013, 17:34 PM IST

AIFF set for centralised players registration system

With professionalism being the buzzword, the AIFF is planning to implement a centralised player registration system that will help the apex body crack down on age-fudging besides providing all the footballers -- from district to top level -- the security of insurance.

Jul 04, 2013, 18:11 PM IST

I-League: Home-and-away format to stay

The I-league clubs Wednesday flatly rejected the idea of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to introduce the US conference format and decided to stick to the home-and-away schedule.

Jun 26, 2013, 21:42 PM IST

Conference model discussed, clubs told to send recommendations

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Wednesday heard the concerns of the I-League clubs regarding the proposed conference model for the 2013-14 season.

Jun 26, 2013, 21:18 PM IST

Goan I-League clubs to oppose team caps

Goa`s I-League clubs have decided to fight against the unfriendly resolutions taken by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), including a cap on the number of clubs from a particular city.

Jun 25, 2013, 16:05 PM IST

Finally, AIFF set to meet I-League club representatives

Representatives of all I-League clubs will gather at the All India Football Federation headquarters here on June 26 to deliberate on recent decisions taken by the AIFF emergency committee.

Jun 22, 2013, 14:03 PM IST

Course for Indian soccer referees for awareness on corruption

The IPL spot-fixing scandal has set the alarm bells ringing in other sports as well with the All India Football Federation introducing a refresher course for referees in an attempt to keep them away from corruption.

Jun 12, 2013, 17:42 PM IST

Goa football club slams AIFF over I-League, IPL-style event

A leading Goa soccer club on Saturday slammed the All India Football Federation (AIFF) decision to bring in far-reaching changes in the existing I-League format.

Jun 08, 2013, 13:59 PM IST