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06 Oct 2017

FIFA World Cup

India take on USA in a tough World Cup opener

The India U-17 team will kick off their FIFA World Cup campaign by playing against a formidable USA's team in the opener.

05 Oct 2017

Indian Football Team

Jeakson Singh, the midfield engine that keeps U-17 side running

Jeakson Singh Thounaojam, India U-17 football team's defensive midfielder, is good at organizing the crucial midfield and closing down the opposition.

04 Oct 2017

Indian Football Team

U-17 football squad: Md Shahjahan, India's midfield talent

Yet another player from Manipur, Mohammad Shahjahan, is an advanced midfield player, who has been picked to play in the 21-member Indian squad for the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

03 Oct 2017

Indian Football Team

Amarjit Singh Kiyam, the U-17 skipper who leads by example

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is set to kick off in three days and the India U-17 team is ready to take on USA in their first match on 6th October.

02 Oct 2017


We will play to win, says India's U-17 football coach

The FIFA U-17 World Cup is almost upon us with India getting ready to host the first ever FIFA World Cup tournament.

29 Sep 2017

UEFA Champions League

Who's next after Messi and Ronaldo?

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, the world's best footballers, have been ruling the roost since 2009 and continue to do so even today.

28 Sep 2017


"National Centre of Excellence" for Indian football announced

Talking about the development of football in India, All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel announced plans to set up a world-class "National Centre for Excellence".

27 Sep 2017

Real Madrid

Real Madrid defeat Dortmund as Ronaldo scores twice

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice for Real Madrid, in his 400th appearance for the club, to win 3-1 against Borussia Dortmund in Group H match of 2017-18 Champions League.

25 Sep 2017


Cavani snubs big money offer to let Neymar take penalties

Adding twist to the row between the two Paris Saint-Germain forwards, Edinson Cavani has reportedly turned down an offer of €1 million from the club president to pass on the penalty duties to team-mate Neymar.

24 Sep 2017

Real Madrid

Barcelona continue their winning streak with 3-0 win against Girona

La Liga table toppers Barcelona continued their winning run by beating Girona 3-0 in an away match.

22 Sep 2017

Indian Super League

ISL's new season to kick off on 17 Nov

The fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) will kick off on 17th November, with a season opener between reigning champions Atletico de Kolkata, and last season's runner-up Kerala Blasters, in Kolkata.

18 Sep 2017

UEFA Champions League

Driving ban for Wayne Rooney in drunk-driving case

Days after his arrest for drunk-driving on 1 Sep, Everton forward Wayne Rooney has pleaded guilty of the charge.

13 Sep 2017

UEFA Champions League

Messi breaks the Buffon jinx in 3-0 win over Juve

As the 2017-18 UEFA Champions League kicked off, Leo Messi finally broke the Buffon jinx, scoring not just one but two goals against the Italian, in Barcelona's 3-0 victory against Juventus at Camp Nou.

11 Sep 2017

Virat Kohli

Premier Futsal returns for its second season

The Premier Futsal league returns for its second season on September 15.

10 Sep 2017

Liverpool FC

Premier League round-up

The Premier League returned after the international break with an action-packed Saturday.

09 Sep 2017


NFL 2017 is underway, all you need to know.

The 2017 season of the National Football League (NFL) is underway, with the Kansas City Chiefs pulling off a surprise win against the reigning Super Bowl champions New England Patriots in the opening game.

08 Sep 2017

La Liga

Javier Tebas says PSG make mockery of FPP system

Javier Tebas, president of Spain's La Liga, believes that Qatari-owned French side Paris Saint-Germain are "laughing" at the financial fair play (FPP) system.

07 Sep 2017

FIFA World Cup

South Africa vs Senegal World Cup qualifier to be replayed

The 2018 World Cup qualification match between South Africa and Senegal will be replayed, a year after it took place, in last November.

06 Sep 2017

FIFA World Cup

Syria keeps the World Cup hopes alive with play-offs qualification

Syrian football team kept their nation's hopes of World Cup qualification alive, after a 2-2 draw against Iran in the third round of Asian qualifiers.

06 Sep 2017

FIFA World Cup

Argentina draw again, Chile lose

Argentina and Chile's World Cup qualification hopes were left hanging after both the teams slipped up once again.

05 Sep 2017

Liverpool FC

Playing Dirty: Mind Games in Football

Imagine yourself making a cup of tea in front of a 40,000 strong crowd scrutinizing your every move.

03 Sep 2017

Lionel Messi

Messi says no to the new contract

Argentina superstar Lionel Messi has reportedly decided against renewing his contract with Barcelona.

02 Sep 2017

FIFA World Cup

USA lose to Costa Rica, World Cup spot in danger

USA suffered an embarrassing 0-2 loss to visiting Costa Ricans.

02 Sep 2017

Football Transfers

EPL clubs spent £1.4 bn during summer transfer window

English Premier League clubs splashed a record-breaking £1.4 billion on transfers in this summer window. The total sales were around £748 million making the net send £665 million.

01 Sep 2017

UEFA Champions League

Wayne Rooney arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

England's all time goal-scorer Wayne Rooney was arrested by police near his home in Cheshire, on Thursday night, on the suspicion of drunk driving.

01 Sep 2017

Manchester United

Manchester United held talks with Wenger to replace Ferguson

Former chairman Martin Edwards has revealed that Manchester United held talks with Arsene Wenger in an effort to tempt him away from Arsenal.

01 Sep 2017

FIFA World Cup

Coutinho stars in Brazil win

Philippe Coutinho produced a scintillating display in second-half to help Brazil register a 2-0 win over Ecuador and guarantee top spot in South America's 2018 World Cup qualifying race.

01 Sep 2017

Chelsea FC

Chelsea seal Danny Drinkwater signing

In the last few hours of deadline day, Chelsea wrapped up a move for Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater.

31 Aug 2017

Manchester United

Riyad Mahrez leaves national team camp to complete transfer

Leicester City star Riyad Mahrez has been given permission to leave the national team's camp so as to complete a transfer today.

29 Aug 2017

Liverpool FC

Keita arrives in Liverpool for club record fee

Liverpool have announced the signing of Naby Keita from RB Leipzig for a club record fee.

28 Aug 2017

Manchester United

Manchester United have started the season strongly

Three consecutive wins, 10 goals scored, zero goals conceded- Manchester United have started the season very strongly and are looking like title contenders.

27 Aug 2017

Real Madrid

Unbreakable records held by Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was named the UEFA Player of the Season for 2016-2017.

24 Aug 2017

Wayne Rooney

Hits and misses of Wayne Rooney's international career

Earlier yesterday, England's all-time leading goal scorer Wayne Rooney announced his retirement from international football.

21 Aug 2017

Manchester United

Lionel Messi 'seriously considering' leaving Barca

If reports in the Mirror are to be believed, then Lionel Messi might leave Barcelona to join Manchester City.

21 Aug 2017


Records insignificant if India don't qualify for Asia Cup: Constantine

Indian football team coach Stephen Constantine believes that the team's nine-match winning streak will be for nothing if India do not qualify for the Asian Cup.

20 Aug 2017

Manchester United

Jose Mourinho and his second season syndrome

Jose Mourinho is widely considered as one of the most tactically astute managers in the world.

19 Aug 2017

Real Madrid

What is wrong with FC Barcelona?

'For the first time in nine years, that I have been here, I feel, that we are inferior to Real Madrid.'

18 Aug 2017

Arsenal FC

Africa's richest man shows interest in buying Arsenal

African businessman Aliko Dangote has once again expressed his desire to buy England's premier football club Arsenal.

16 Aug 2017

UEFA Champions League

Buffon, Messi, Ronaldo shortlisted for Player of the Year award

Italy's 39-year old veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, along with Argentine star footballer Lionel Messi and Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo have been nominated for the 2016-17 UEFA Men's Player of the Year.

11 Aug 2017

Liverpool FC

Playing Dirty: Mind Games in Football

Imagine yourself making a cup of tea in front of a 40,000 strong crowd scrutinizing your every move.