FIFA team inspects DY Patil Stadium, expresses satisfaction at progress of preparations

FIFA's Project Lead for the Tournament, Oliver Vogt said he was pleased at the state of facilities at the stadium.

published on : 1st December 2019

FIFA delegation satisfied with preparation for U-17 Women's World Cup at Kalinga Stadium

Moved by the hospitality and commitment of the State, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has once again picked Odisha to host the next Men’s World Cup Hockey in 2023. 

published on : 29th November 2019

FIFA inspection team happy at Salt Lake Stadium infrastructure

The FIFA and LOC delegation, led by project head Oliver Vogt, will next inspect the venue in Guwahati on Thursday.

published on : 27th November 2019

FIFA kicks off U-17 Women's World Cup inspection in Kolkata

The FIFA and LOC delegation will inspect the stadium and training sites in Kolkata on Wednesday, and follow it up with an inspection in Guwahati on Thursday.

published on : 26th November 2019

Liverpool urge to keep Premier League focus as fixture pile-up looms

Their involvement in the FIFA Club World Cup in Qatar, plus their success in the League Cup, means Klopp has been forced to play two games within 24 hours of each other, over 4,000 miles apart.

published on : 22nd November 2019

India lose 0-1 to Oman, virtually out of contention for World Cup berth

Mohsin Al Ghassani scored the all-important goal in the 33rd minute at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex Stadium as Oman beat India for the second time in the campaign.

published on : 19th November 2019

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Struggling India face Oman in do-or-die away fixture

If India lose, they will trail Oman by nine points and have only three matches -- maximum nine points -- left to play in this second round of the qualifiers.

published on : 18th November 2019

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Alien to artificial turf and sub-zero temp, India gear up for Afghan test

India also suffered a jolt after central defender Anas Edathodika had to return home from Dubai, where the team had a stopover on way to Dushanbe, due to the death of his mother.

published on : 13th November 2019

FIFA rules out World Cup qualifiers in Iraq, asks to nominate 'neutral venue'

Iran and Bahrain were to play in Basra, the southern city which hosted Iraq's return last month to playing competitive games at home.

published on : 6th November 2019

Baichung Bhutia to inaugurate HAL's FIFA Standard Football Complex

Selected players from across the country will be provided professional coaching with complete lodging and boarding facilities.

published on : 5th November 2019

Yaya Toure says FIFA 'don't care' about racism in football

England's 6-0 victory in Sofia earlier this month was marred by racist chants and Nazi salutes from a section of Bulgarian fans.

published on : 28th October 2019

Of, for and by the women: U-17 WWC tourney director

In just over a year, India will host the seventh edition of the U-17 Women’s World Cup.

published on : 25th October 2019

India slip to 106 in latest FIFA rankings

Bangladesh, meanwhile, jumped three spots to 184 riding the result which their head coach Jamie Day had described as being similar to India's famous tie against Qatar.

published on : 24th October 2019

China to host revamped FIFA Club World Cup in 2021

The current Club World Cup features seven teams including the holders of the UEFA Champions League. Qatar will host the competition this year and in 2020.

published on : 24th October 2019

This is how South Korean captain Son Heung-min recollects 'war-like' World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang

The match in the North Korea capital ended 0-0 on Tuesday, in front of FIFA president Gianni Infantino but in an otherwise empty stadium and almost completely blocked off from the outside world. 

published on : 17th October 2019
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