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India among five nations to bid for 2027 Asian Cup

01 Jul 2020

India among five nations to bid for 2027 Asian Cup

India is one of the five nations to have bid for the 2027 Asian Cup hosting rights, the Asian Football Federation (AFC) has revealed.

India's bid to host AFC Asian Cup 2027 submitted

05 Apr 2020

India's bid to host AFC Asian Cup 2027 submitted

India has submitted its bid documents for hosting the AFC Asian Cup in 2027, a top official of the national federation confirmed.

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face stiff Oman test

04 Sep 2019

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face stiff Oman test

The Indian national men's football team opens its 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign against Oman on Thursday.

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face a tricky test

19 Jul 2019

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face a tricky test

The Indian men's football team will start its preparations for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. They are scheduled to take place from September onwards.

The fastest goals in international football

12 Jul 2019

The fastest goals in international football

Football is indeed the most popular sport across the globe.

Indian Super League: Who are the five best defenders currently?

03 Feb 2019

Indian Super League: Who are the five best defenders currently?

The ISL has helped introduce some great players into the Indian football circuit.

Will retire when India would've a better number-10: Sunil Chhetri

16 Jan 2019

Will retire when India would've a better number-10: Sunil Chhetri

Veteran Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri has dismissed suggestions of his retirement.

Lessons India can learn from their AFC Asian Cup exit

15 Jan 2019

Lessons India can learn from their AFC Asian Cup exit

India could not build on their success of winning their first match against Thailand at the AFC Asian Cup, and ended up getting knocked out of the tournament after losing to the UAE and Bahrain.

Five stars of the Indian football team

14 Jan 2019

Five stars of the Indian football team

With India showing great promise at the AFC Asian Cup in UAE, fans have started cheering the team.

Locked up for supporting India? UAE man cages several men

11 Jan 2019

Locked up for supporting India? UAE man cages several men

India faced UAE in their group stage encounter of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup last night, and while the hosts managed to triumph after a healthy competition of football, a shocking video has revealed that a UAE national locked up several individuals in a cage for supporting the Indian team!

AFC Asian Cup: India loses to UAE, important lessons learned

11 Jan 2019

AFC Asian Cup: India loses to UAE, important lessons learned

After starting their AFC Asian Cup campaign with a win, India suffered a setback and lost to UAE, slipping to the group table's second spot.

India vs UAE: Match preview, key battles and TV listing

10 Jan 2019

India vs UAE: Match preview, key battles and TV listing

The Indian men's football team got off to a perfect start in the AFC Asian Cup 2019.

India will have to learn from the past against UAE

08 Jan 2019

India will have to learn from the past against UAE

The Indian football team started off their 2019 AFC Asian Cup campaign with a win, but have to be careful against upcoming opponents, UAE.

Stephen Constantine: Milestone moments as the Indian football team's coach

07 Jan 2019

Stephen Constantine: Milestone moments as the Indian football team's coach

The Indian football team is being praised on all fronts after a spectacular performance saw them thrash Thailand 4-1 in their first 2019 AFC Asian Cup match last night.

IM Vijayan: Stephen Constantine has chosen the perfect Indian team

03 Jan 2019

IM Vijayan: Stephen Constantine has chosen the perfect Indian team

The AFC Asian Cup kicks off from Saturday, and the Indian team is gearing up for their first match against Thailand.

Asian Cup: Chhetri says it won't be easy facing India

03 Jan 2019

Asian Cup: Chhetri says it won't be easy facing India

Captain of the Indian football team, Sunil Chhetri, looks greatly confident before the Men in Blue kickstart their AFC Asian Cup campaign.

AFC Asian Cup: A look at India's group stage chances

02 Jan 2019

AFC Asian Cup: A look at India's group stage chances

The AFC Asian Cup has seen sixteen editions so far, and as we move towards the seventeenth edition of the tournament with India being one among the 24 nations to be playing, it is the need of the hour to get a clear picture of the teams and assess India's chances.

Bhaichung Bhutia: 50-50 chance of India reaching Asian Cup knockout-stage

01 Jan 2019

Bhaichung Bhutia: 50-50 chance of India reaching Asian Cup knockout-stage

Former captain of the Indian football team, Bhaichung Bhutia, has opened up regarding India's chances of qualifying from the group stage of the AFC Asian Cup.

India vs Jordan not cancelled, will happen as per schedule

17 Nov 2018

India vs Jordan not cancelled, will happen as per schedule

Earlier, media reports stated that the friendly between the Indian football team and Jordan has been cancelled.

India vs Jordan: Match preview, prediction and TV listing

16 Nov 2018

India vs Jordan: Match preview, prediction and TV listing

India will be taking on Jordan at the King Abdullah II Stadium in Amman tomorrow.

ISL 2018-19: Australia legend Tim Cahill joins Jamshedpur FC

01 Sep 2018

ISL 2018-19: Australia legend Tim Cahill joins Jamshedpur FC

Australia's all-time record goal-scorer Tim Cahill will be turning up for Jamshedpur FC in the upcoming 2018-19 edition of the Indian Super League.

Football: Constantine pleads government to send them to Asian Games

06 Jun 2018

Football: Constantine pleads government to send them to Asian Games

The Indian football team has continued to make grounds in the sport with coach Stephen Constantine leading the way.

Match schedule, timings of Sunil Chhetri-led India team

04 Jun 2018

Match schedule, timings of Sunil Chhetri-led India team

The Indian national football team is currently participating in the Intercontinental Cup.

FIFA rankings: Indian football team is at 99th spot

15 Mar 2018

FIFA rankings: Indian football team is at 99th spot

The Indian national football team is back in the top 100 of the FIFA world rankings and is now placed at 99th spot.