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Mumbai, Pune to host 2022 women's Asian Cup

Previously, Bhubaneswar and Ahmedabad were slated to host the prestigious tournament

06 Jul 2021 5:09 PM

Will definitely consider becoming AIFF president in future: Bhutia

Since retiring from the game in 2011, Bhutia has been focussing on grassroot football through his Football School and United Sikkim Club

11 Apr 2020 5:53 PM

India submits its bid to host AFC Asian Cup

Three-time Asian champions Saudi Arabia is the only other nation bidding to host the event

05 Apr 2020 4:35 PM

AIFF hopeful of organising FIFA women's U-17 WC in November

The tournament is to be held from November 2 to 21 with matches in Navi Mumbai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar and Guwahati

31 Mar 2020 2:33 PM

Indian football legend PK Banerjee passes away

PK, as he was fondly called, was suffering from respiratory problems due to pneumonia

20 Mar 2020 2:01 PM


AIFF suspends all football tournaments in the country till March 31

FIFA and government advisories prompt AIFF to act

14 Mar 2020 5:12 PM

FIFA wants all international games to be postponed

FIFA said that clubs would be allowed to refuse to send their players to national squad gatherings in March and April

14 Mar 2020 2:27 PM

Santosh Trophy football final round postponed due to coronavirus

AIFF will monitor the situation and decide on fresh dates later

10 Mar 2020 3:37 PM

November 30 decided as the start date for I-League

The decision was taken at a meeting of the League Committee on Friday.

26 Oct 2019 11:04 AM

Coach Igor Stimac considers Indian football a 'sleeping giant'

The Croatian said that his main job is to improve the state of football in the whole country of India.

25 May 2019 11:19 AM


'Everybody will have to fight for place', says Indian football coach Igor Stimac

With less than two weeks to go for Stimac's first assignment, he said that he was concerned about the defence.

24 May 2019 7:30 PM

AIFF appoints Croatian Igor Stimac as Indian football team coach

Stimac's first assignment will be the Kings Cup in Buriram, Thailand where the Blue Tigers play Curacao in their first match on June 5.

15 May 2019 1:42 PM

Minerva Punjab to play re-match versus Real Kashmir: AIFF

The AIFF failed to give written security assurances that was sought by the club after the deadly Pulwama terror attack.

05 Mar 2019 11:56 AM

Football development week in city from Sunday

Former Premier League stars like Les Ferdinand to offer expertise to Indian youth players and coaches.

03 Mar 2019 12:19 AM

FC Mumbaikar not strong enough for Iron Born FC

FC Mumbaikar tried their best to get back into the game and score the equalizer, but their efforts went in vain.

10 Oct 2018 12:37 AM


Karsten to captain Maharashtra team

Akhil Kothari of Mumbai is the coach and Saad Ansari is the manager.

18 Aug 2018 12:49 AM

MDFA to conduct classes for referees

The classes will be conducted during the month of May by AIFF’s referee instructors.

10 May 2018 12:20 AM

No breakthrough in sight, Two leagues likely next season too

The report was initially expected to be ready by November last year but it hasn’t reached the AIFF yet.

28 Mar 2018 1:27 AM

Refereeing classes at Andheri Sports Complex

These classes will provide an opportunity for youngsters to learn the laws of the game, and become professional referees.

06 Dec 2017 12:15 AM

I-League battles for sustenance

Concurrent organisation of matches will inevitably draw comparisons of the two leagues’ quality.

22 Nov 2017 2:47 AM