Thursday , January 23 2020

Asia

India U-16s set to visit Indonesia for two friendlies!

The India Under-16 boys are set to visit Indonesia later this month to play two friendlies as part of their preparations for the 2020 AFC U-16 Championship in Bahrain in September/October. Indonesia is set to host India on Thursday, January 23 and Wednesday, January 29 both at the Gelora Delta …

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Second edition of Barça Academy Cup Asia Pacific to be held in Delhi!

FC Barcelona’s academies distributed around the Asia Pacific zone are to meet for the second consecutive year for the Barça Academy Cup APAC, at which almost 500 boys and girls from 7 to 14 years of age will be gathering at Barça Academy Delhi NCR at the Heritage School, Gurgaon …

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Anirudh Thapa: Won’t trade the AFC Asian Cup goal even for the Kohinoor Diamond!

January 6, 2019 will always remain in etched in the history books for the Blue Tigers’ superlative performance against Thailand in their opening clash of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup as the Indian side registered a memorable 4-1 victory. Exactly a year later, AIFF Media sat down with two of the young …

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Match officials for 2020 AFC U-23 Championship in Thailand appointed!

62 match officials were appointed for the upcoming 2020 AFC U-23 Championship in Thailand which kicks-off on Wednesday, January 8. Each referee will be accompanied by two assistant referees, and receive support from the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system, which is set to make its full tournament debut across all …

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Sunil Chhetri: There’s no reason why we can’t qualify to 2023 AFC Asian Cup!

As the dawn of 2020 has settled down, iconic National Team striker Sunil Chhetri isn’t much willing to rush and set long term targets for himself. “I understand that I don’t have many games left to play for my country,” he smiles. “There’s no point in jumping the gun. Hence, …

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