Indian football

Each player of India women's football team is a star: Dangmei Grace

Dangmei Grace feels everyone in the team is a star in their own capacity and playing with these stars has made her really proud.

published on : 28th December 2020

Starting young 'really important' in the formation of a player: Indian women's football team captain Ashalata Devi

Ashalata Devi feels that the AFC Women's Asian Cup 2022 and FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2022 will inspire new girls to take up football.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Looking forward to many more clean sheets with Gurpreet, Sandesh: Adil Khan

I am lucky to have such teammates in the national team. Unfortunately, we can't play in an ISL team together but in the national team, we make a great defensive wall for India, said Khan.

published on : 15th December 2020

State leagues are vital for the development of local talent: Indian Arrows gaffer S Venkatesh

The former midfielder, who is also assistant coach in the Indian team under Igor Stimac, spoke to TNIE. Excerpts...

published on : 6th December 2020

We can now compete against 'high-profile opponents': Indian women's football team captain Ashalata Devi

Ashalata Devi feels women's football in India has come a long way forward where they can compete against high-profile opponents.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Indian Super League: First major tournament in country since COVID-19 lockdown set for kick-off

ATK Mohun Bagan and Kerala Blasters will start the proceedings with what is expected to be a blockbuster clash.

published on : 19th November 2020

Former Indian football player Satyajit Ghosh dies

Ghosh represented India in the 1985 Nehru Cup in then Cochin in the team coached by Yugoslovian Milovan Ciric.

published on : 9th November 2020

Bala Devi's 'path-breaking' journey will inspire all Indian footballers: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Bala Devi joined Rangers Women FC in January this year before the coronavirus pandemic broke out.

published on : 3rd November 2020

How footballer Adil Khan beat injuries to make a comeback

Footballer Adil Khan revealed that despite his critical injury, he was 'hopeful' of coming back to the national team fold.

published on : 21st October 2020

INTERVIEW| Conditioning levels are big factor this I-League: FC Bengaluru United coach Richard Hood

Bengaluru United head coach Richard Hood spoke to The New Indian Express about their preparation, bio bubble challenges, conditioning levels among others ahead of the competition.

published on : 7th October 2020

Indian football season to begin on October 8

The delayed football season in the country will finally kickstart with I-League qualifiers next month amid strict COVID-19 protocols.

published on : 18th September 2020

Indian football team's ultimate dream is World Cup qualification: Sandesh Jhingan 

Jhingan said to make the world's biggest tournament, the Indian team will need to regularly feature in the AFC Asian Cup, break into the top 100 and then aim for the top 50 in the FIFA rankings.

published on : 29th August 2020

AIFC and Football Coaches Australia sign MoU for development of game

The two bodies will look to encourage the involvement of more female coaches and increase access to football for all participants.

published on : 27th August 2020

Footballers hail Arjuna award winner Sandesh Jhingan, perfect role model says Sunil Chhetri

Mercurial striker Chhetri, who received the Arjuna in 2011 and the Padma Shri in 2019, expressed his delight and termed Jhingan as a "great role model".

published on : 26th August 2020

Bhaichung Bhutia wants AIFF to focus on regular Asian Cup, Youth World Cup qualification

Bhutia stressed on the importance of continuously producing quality players for the national team by focussing on the grassroots.

published on : 23rd August 2020
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