AIFF president meets Naveen, assures revival of Kalinga Cup

Ahead of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, the newly elected president and secretary general of AIFF visited Kalinga Stadium here on Wednesday.

published on : 22nd September 2022

FIFA chief Infantino might call on PM Modi next month to discuss Indian football

Infantino's visit, if it takes place, will coincide with the final leg of the FIFA Women's U-17 world Cup, which is to be held in the country from October 11 to 30.

published on : 19th September 2022

Asian Cup qualification should be a regular thing for India: Eugeneson Lyngdoh

"The national team has done great in the recent past. Qualifying for back-to-back Asian Cups is very good for Indian football, and we need to take things forward from here," said Eugeneson.

published on : 17th September 2022

FIFA boss Infantino, AIFF president Chaubey discuss grassroots, women's football development in India

The AIFF is in the final stages of its preparations to host the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, which will be played across three cities and kicks off on October 11 and runs until October 30.

published on : 10th September 2022

Delhi Football president Shaji Prabhakaran appointed new secretary general of AIFF

Welcoming the members, the AIFF president said: "This is the first time that six former eminent players are part of the Committee as per the order of the Honourable Supreme Court.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Union minister influenced outcome of AIFF elections, alleges Rajasthan Football Association chief

In the election for the post of president, Indian football icon Bhutia suffered a humiliating 1-33 defeat against his former East Bengal teammate Kalyan Chaubey, a BJP leader from West Bengal.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Kalyan Chaubey elected as new AIFF president, Bhaichung Bhutia loses

Favourite makes it a no contest at the elections, says there will be a discussion with FIFA chief about way forward

published on : 2nd September 2022

AIFF elections: Chaubey front-runner even as Bhutia expects close contest

Finally , the All India Football Federation elections are here. Even though the odds are loaded in favour of former India footballer Kalyan Chaubey,

published on : 2nd September 2022

AIFF Elections: Returning Officer finds all 20 nomination papers in order after scrutiny

Elections are to be held for the posts of one president, one vice president, one treasurer and 14 executive committee members.

published on : 28th August 2022

AIFF's 'inefficiency' costs club lakhs, says Gokulam Kerala owner after federation issued apology

The lifting of the ban on Friday will allow Indian national teams and clubs to play in competitions under the aegis of AFC and FIFA, but it was a huge loss for Gokulam Kerala.

published on : 27th August 2022

Victory for all football fans: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur after FIFA lifts ban

The CoA, headed by former Supreme Court judge A R Dave, had been overseeing the affairs of the AIFF since the May 18 order of the top court, which ousted Praful Patel as the federation president.

published on : 27th August 2022

FIFA lifts AIFF ban, India to host U-17 Women's World Cup 2022 in October

As a consequence, the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022 scheduled to take place on October 11-30, 2022 will be held in India as planned. 

published on : 26th August 2022

I thoroughly deserve to be the president of AIFF: Bhaichung Bhutia  

As per the latest SC order, the EC should have 17 members in total including a president, VP and treasurer. 

published on : 25th August 2022

AIFF elections: Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia files nomination for president's post

Bhaichung had earlier filed his nomination for the president's post and was backed by his former teammate Deepak Mandal and seconded by eminent woman footballer, Madhu Kumari.

published on : 25th August 2022

Supreme Court clears decks for revoke of suspension

The AIFF had reached out to the Supreme Court asking to strike down an earlier court order that put the CoA in-charge of the day-to-day functioning of the football unit.

published on : 24th August 2022

AIFF elections on September 2, nomination to be filed from August 25

The Supreme Court on Monday terminated the Committee of Administrators, as demanded by the world governing body FIFA, and pushed back the AIFF election by a week.

published on : 23rd August 2022

SC clears decks for revoke of AIFF suspension

IT had been quite an anxious wait for the sports ministry and other stakeholders after international football federation (FIFA) suspended All India Football Federation (AIFF) last Monday.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Time to question CoA relevance in sports federations

Things could have been different if the CoA had been more accommodating of FIFA’s worry before submitting the draft constitution to the court.

published on : 23rd August 2022

FIFA ban: Govt proposes to end CoA mandate in SC application, accepts all FIFA demands

The bench terminated the CoA and the day-to-day management shall be looked after by AIFF's acting secretary general exclusively.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Centre urges SC to scrap panel running Indian football body 

Centre also urged that the day-to-day management of the All India Football Federation shall be looked after by the AIFF administration led by the acting Secretary General.

published on : 22nd August 2022
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