Indian football

Indian football coach Igor Stimac says everybody will have to fight for place, defence main concern

With less than two weeks to go for Stimac's first assignment, he said that he was concerned about the defence, and the lack of options, particularly at centre-back.

published on : 24th May 2019

Welcoming Igor Stimac arrival, IM Vijayan bats for Indian at the helm

While there is a lot of excitement surrounding Stimac, Indian football icon IM Vijayan is looking forward to what kind of system Stimac implements.

published on : 23rd May 2019

Positive vibes on first day of Igor Stimac camp

Tuesday marked a new dawn in Indian football as coach Igor Stimac oversaw his first official training session with the recently-called up players at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here. 

published on : 22nd May 2019

It's a new process, will give our 100 per cent: Sunil Chhetri on Igor Stimac's appointment

The 51-year-old Stimac, who was part of Croatia's 1998 World Cup squad that finished third in France, was on Wednesday officially appointed as head coach of the Indian team.

published on : 17th May 2019

Sunil Chhetri hails newly appointed Indian coach Igor Stimac

Chhetri is also of the opinion that the only aim of all three -- federation, players and new coach - is to keep India progressing.

published on : 15th May 2019

Balkan crisis to coach of India, Igor Stimac's journey

And once All India Football Federation (AIFF) officially announces it, Igor Stimac will also have the post of India’s football coach on his resume.

published on : 10th May 2019

Croatian World Cupper Igor Stimac set to be appointed Indian football team coach

The AIFF is likely to officially announce Stimac's appointment as India coach on Saturday.

published on : 9th May 2019

First and third wife fight over footballer Kannan's body

Kannan died at a city hospital on Sunday following prolonged illness. According to his family sources, the 80-year old is survived by wife Antoinette and two daughters.

published on : 1st May 2019

Former India footballer Poongam Kannan no more

He played for four years for Universal RC in the Chennai Football Association (CFA) senior division football league.

published on : 28th April 2019

Plans change, game doesn’t

Of late, the AIFF has been prompt in announcing programmes and hiring professionals. But how much of the effort is bearing fruit is a debatable matter, argues Vishnu Prasad

published on : 28th April 2019

East Bengal may tie up with La Liga giants Barcelona

A few years ago, East Bengal had been in talks with Real Madrid for a likely association at academy level, but that did not see the light of the day eventually.

published on : 25th April 2019

‘Analytical’ thinking gets this young footballer going

It’s the approach among Indian academies that has been a deterrent in a footballer’s growth.

published on : 24th April 2019

La Liga conducts training for Indian coaches with 'Train the Trainer' workshop

The coaches also got an opportunity to interact one-on-one with Spanish trainers and gain a valuable experience which will be translated to the grounds and increase the level of training of students

published on : 16th April 2019

AIFF moves closer to new technical director

The four prospects are Gaioz Dersadze from Georgia, Doru Isac from Romania, Prof Jorge Castelo from Portugal and former technical director Scott O’Donnell from Australia.

published on : 16th April 2019

Sven-Goran Eriksson, Roca emerge frontrunners to be Indian football team coach

35 names are on the shortlist picked by AIFF from over 250 applicants for the job that has been vacant since Constantine resigned.

published on : 9th April 2019
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