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Tag Archives: Indian Football

AIFF League Committee meets for IWL & Futsal Championship!

The All India Football Federation’s senior vice-president Subrata Dutta and Chairman, League Committee chaired the AIFF League Committee Meeting held via video conferencing today, February 5. Besides, AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das and League CEO Sunando Dhar, Lalnghinglova Hmar, Souter Vaz, Anil Kumar, Chirag Tanna and Rochak Langer attended the …

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Our Game Too podcast: India And Football ft. Arunava Chaudhuri!

‘Our Game Too’ speaks to Arunava Chaudhuri about Indian football who is an expert writer and commentator. He’s been involved in setting up the ISL and was the initiator of Manchester City Group’s involvement with Mumbai City FC. The common narrative is that India is football mad and there is …

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Gouramangi Singh on 2027 AFC Asian Cup bid: India has lot to offer on & off the field!

Former India defender Gouramangi Singh has backed India to rise to the occasion and deliver a world-class tournament, if they win the bid for the 2027 AFC Asian Cup. Gouramangi, who was a key part of the squad that participated in 2011 AFC Asian Cup, felt that the tournament of …

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AIFF TV VIDEO: AIFF cooperation with Odisha for Indian Football!

In this AIFF TV interview, AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das and Odisha Sports Officials R Vineel Krishna (IAS, Special Secretary, Sports and Youth Services, Government of Odisha) & Vishal Dev (IAS, Principal Secretary, Sports and Youth Services and Tourism, Government of Odisha) talk about the impact and future of the …

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AIFF GS Kushal Das: It has been a fantastic journey with Odisha Sports!

AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das lavished huge praise on Odisha Sports for a successful partnership which started in 2019 through signing an MoU in New Delhi. In a chat with AIFF TV alongside Vishal Dev, IAS, Principal Secretary, Sports and Youth Services and Tourism, Government of Odisha, and R Vineel …

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AIFF GS Kushal Das: Great effort to bring football back!

Since the inception of the I-League, there has never been a season as contrasting as 2020-21 which kicks-off on January 9 with Sudeva Delhi FC taking on Mohammedan Sporting Club at the Saltlake Stadium. There might never be a season like 2020-21 ever again, with its social distancing, bio bubbles, …

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Indian Football on the Rise!

Did you know that India qualified for the 1950 FIFA World Cup in Brazil? Indian football is experiencing a resurgence which has made Indian football fans very excited. The history of Indian football is longer than many people know. Mohun Bagan is the oldest club, having been established in the 1890s. Since …

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AIFF appoints Abhishek Yadav as its deputy general secretary!

Former India striker Abhishek Yadav has been appointed as the first deputy general secretary of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) after the sports body decided to create a new post in its hierarchy. It is one of the rare instances when a former Indian team player has been appointed …

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NewsClick VIDEO: Is the Real Game in Indian Sport Being Played in Courtrooms & Not Stadiums?

From cricket to football, with everything in between, sports bodies in India are engaged in a wave of furious litigation; One that has hurt the country’s standing globally and caught thousands of athletes in its throes. Some of the concerns include failure to adhere to the National Sports Code and …

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