Indian Football

Indian football head coach Igor Stimac's contract extended till September 2022

According to AIFF, Stimac made a presentation on the performance graph of the Senior Men's National Team wherein he highlighted about the change in football philosophy.

published on : 19th July 2021

Even Pep Guardiola or Jose Mourinho could not do more in these circumstances: Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac has said even Pep Guardiola or Jose Mourinho could not do better than him in the current circumstances with the Blue Tigers.

published on : 19th June 2021

National team not a factory to produce players: Indian football coach Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac said the team's mission was accomplished with India's qualification for the Asian Cup final qualifying round.

published on : 18th June 2021

Indian football has evolved a lot: Shanmugam Ventakesh

Former Indian football team captain Shanmugam Venkatesh has said that the Blue Tigers have changed their outlook towards the game.

published on : 13th June 2021

Being around Sunil Chhetri I have already taken my baby steps: Manvir Singh

I have learnt that nothing is constant. There will be days when you will score and there will be misses too. A striker needs to move on and stay focused, Manvir said.

published on : 10th June 2021

I'm not thinking about hanging my boots, says Sunil Chhetri

India coach Igor Stimac, on Tuesday, lavished praise on Chhetri saying that he trains and plays like a 25-year-old.

published on : 9th June 2021

Sunil Chhetri has been able to single-handedly give India results: Bhutia

The national team continues to be over-reliant on him and the question of who will be his successor remains unanswered. 

published on : 8th June 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: India beat Bangladesh 2-0 after Sunil Chhetri's brace

Chhetri broke the deadlock in the 79th minute when he headed in Ashique Kuruniyan's cross from the left.

published on : 7th June 2021

Tested COVID positive few days ago, midfielder Anirudh Thapa rejoins team ahead of Bangladesh match

The 23-year-old Thapa had tested positive for COVID-19 on June 3 and had been under quarantine in a separate room in the team hotel here since then.

published on : 6th June 2021

'Qatar is past', India shift focus to Bangladesh match

Mid-fielder Brandon Fernandes said the upcoming fixture is extremely crucial for the Blue Tigers, who are going through one of their longest winless streaks of all time.

published on : 5th June 2021

10-man India lose 0-1 to Qatar in World Cup qualifying match 

A winless India remained in fourth spot in Group E with three points from six matches.

published on : 4th June 2021

Blue Tigers hope to thwart Qatar attack

Over the course of the next fortnight, Indian football will be put through a rigorous examination that will go a long way towards determining its immediate future.

published on : 3rd June 2021

World Cup qualifiers: Igor Stimac credits energetic Indian fans for team's draw against Qatar in 2019

India had held mighty Qatar 0-0 in September 2019 here, a result considered as one of the best for the side in recent times.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Indian football coach Igor Stimac rues lack of proper facilities

The team finally left for Doha for the preparatory camp in the third week of May but even the situation there is far from ideal.

published on : 29th May 2021

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac's contract extended till September

Savio Medeira will take charge as AIFF's interim Technical Director as approved by the Committee.

published on : 28th May 2021
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