Asian Cup

South Korea, Iran set to qualify for soccer World Cup

Only the top two are guaranteed a place at the World Cup that kicks off in November.

published on : 25th January 2022

India's abrupt exit from AFC Women's Asian Cup causes heartbreak and raises questions about future

After two years of anticipation and preparation which saw them travel across the world and playing friendlies against the likes of Brazil, all of it seems to have come to nothing.

published on : 25th January 2022

All India matches are cancelled, considered null and void: AFC

India had earlier failed to field a playing eleven for its match against Chinese Taipei due to Covid cases in its camp.

published on : 24th January 2022

 India's Asian Cup campaign effectively ends after Covid outbreak

Apart from the COVID cases, two players were also laid low by injuries which made it impossible for India to field a team.

published on : 23rd January 2022

Captain Sam Kerr strikes five in Australia's 18-0 mauling of Indonesia in Asian Cup

The Group B match between the highest and lowest ranked teams at the Mumbai Football Arena turned out to be a completely lop-sided one with the 2010 champions scoring at will against Indonesia

published on : 21st January 2022

AFC Women's Asian Cup: India's big moment in women's football starts amidst Covid scare

Ahead of the Asian Cup India played the likes of Brazil and Chile but while those were friendlies, the group games will be fiercely competitive as this is also the 2023 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

published on : 20th January 2022

Chinese Taipei becomes first team to arrive for Asian Cup, India's flight delayed

The Indian team has been drawn against Iran (January 20), Chinese Taipei (January 23) and China (January 26) in Group A of the competition that consists of 12 teams.

published on : 13th January 2022

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Largest line-up of experienced​ match officials to be in action

From the contingent, as many as nine match officials were previously appointed to the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup in France.

published on : 6th January 2022

When Chhetri went past Pele, India won 8th SAFF title and women braced for their moment of reckoning

Heading into 2022, the sport continues to yearn for that big success story, that massive breakthrough, which will transform it forever, especially from on-field performance point of view.

published on : 28th December 2021

AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 will galvanise the masses, inspire young girls: AIFF

AIFF general secretary said the AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 will spread awareness about the women's game in India and inspire young girls in the country to take up the sport.

published on : 18th December 2021

Need to be more confident as a unit: Indian women's football team head coach Thomas Dennerby

India are currently participating in the Torneio Internacional de Futebol Feminino in Manaus, where they have already played hosts Brazil (1-6) and Chile (0-3) at the Arena da Amazonia.

published on : 30th November 2021

Looking forward to big matches against sides like Brazil, says India international Sanju Yadav

The winger said that the Indian team will not get carried away and will focus on the task at hand.

published on : 14th November 2021

If we perform in Asian Cup, it might help us do better at World Cup qualifiers: Renu 

The Indian women were on a four-game exposure tour and played two friendlies in the UAE and as many in Bahrain over two weeks.

published on : 29th October 2021

AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 set for thrilling opening matches from January 2022

Host nation India go head-to-head against the Islamic Republic of Iran, who are making their debut, in the opening day action at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai at 7.30 pm.

published on : 28th October 2021

Women's Asian Cup draw: India clubbed alongside China, Chinese Taipei, Iran

Head coach Thomas Dennerby's team will feel confident especially on home turf and having recently beaten Chinese Taipei in an international friendly.

published on : 28th October 2021
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