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Joy Bhattacharjya: 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup an attempt to inspire sports fans across India!

Reinstating the importance of India’s first FIFA Tournament, Project Director of the LOC, FIFA U-17 World Cup – India 2017, Joy Bhattacharjya today said that the tournament will inspire sporting fans across the country which will help contribute towards the growth of football in India. Addressing a press conference in …

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VIDEO – BanglaTime: Kolkata’s Khidderpore Sporting Club aiming for old glory!

As BanglaTime reports from Kolkata, a traditional side from the City of Joy in Khidderpore Sporting Club are back in the Calcutta Football League – Premier Division ‘B’ aiming for old glory. A side with historical triumphs but recent failures, Khidderpore Sporting Club are now back in the second tier …

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UEFA Women’s EURO 2017: Pride of Lionesses – The Netherlands!

It was clear in the aftermath of the Netherlands’ triumph at the 2017 UEFA Women’s European Championships that they hadn’t only won a tournament — they had started a movement. The hosts put the seal on a transcendent month for women’s football in their nation by beating their opponents 4-2 in Enschede on …

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Guwahati City FC is all set to host second Guwahati Futsal Festival!

After the mammoth success of the Summer Soccer Camp where over 150 football enthusiasts from all over the region participating in the camp, Guwahati City FC is all set to organise the second season of the Guwahati Futsal Festival. The tournament will be held on September 15/16 at the Deshbhakta …

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rs1tv VIDEO: FC Remscheid lose 0-4 to higher division side SSVg Velbert in Niederrheinpokal!

On Sunday late afternoon with the first round of the regional cup (Niederrheinpokal) the new 2017/18 season kicked-off for my German home town football club, FC Remscheid, promoted to the Landesliga (6th division) against Oberliga (5th division) side SSVg Velbert 02. FCR suffered a 0-4 home loss. Here comes my …

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AIFF Players Status Committee to decide Abinash Ruidas vs East Bengal case!

The Special Committee formed as per the directions of the All India Football Federation’s Emergency Committee met at AIFF Football House on August 3, 2017 to review the jurisdiction of the AIFF and State Association and to adjudicate the status of a player in view of the dispute between Abinash …

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Mumbai City FC sign Brazil defender Marcio Rosario ahead of ISL-4!

Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC have signed experienced Brazilian centre back Marcio Rosario ahead of the upcoming ISL – Season 4. 33 year old São Mateus-born Márcio Nascimento Rosário is an experienced centre back who has played in his native Brazil for Linhares, Juventude, Caxias-RS, Macaé-RJ, Inter-SM, and …

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AFC Futsal Development Programme kicks-off in New Delhi!

Representatives of the Asian Football Confederations (AFC) met the All India Football Federation (AIFF) at the Football House, New Delhi today, August 8, 2017 on the opening day of the AFC Futsal Development Programme – Assessment Visit to India. The AFC was represented by Ali Targholizadeh, who is the Technical …

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ISL-4: South African winger Sameehg Doutie leaves champions ATK to join Jamshedpur FC!

Indian Super League newcomers Jamshedpur FC have signed South African winger Sameehg Doutie, who over the last two seasons had played for ATK and had won ISL-3. 28 year old Cape Town-born has come through the Academy of Ajax Cape Town and also made his professional debut for the club. …

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Shortlist for 2016/17 UEFA club competition awards revealed!

UEFA has announced the names of the players shortlisted for the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League positional awards. These awards will crown the best Goalkeeper, Defender, Midfielder and Forward of the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League season and will be presented during the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League group stage draw on Thursday, …

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