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420 Grams S02E09: Where Does Indian Football’s Roadmap Lead: A Conversation with Novy Kapadia!

On October 14, in Kuala Lumpur, representatives of India’s top football clubs were presented a plan for the future. Among the most significant features of this plan is the tacit recognition of the Indian Super League (ISL), a privately owned football tournament, as the nation’s only football league. The phased …

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420 Grams S02E06: The high flying India Under-16 Boys Football Team!

The Indian under-16 boys football team is on a bit of a roll. Under coach Bibiano Fernandes, they have played 42 games since February 2019 and are on a 14-game unbeaten run in international competition. Last week, the boys qualified for the AFC Under-16 Championships in style, topping the group …

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420 Grams S01E40: India’s FIFA World Cup Squad, FIFA’s Response to I-League clubs & More!

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac has picked his probables for the training camp ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign. India begin their journey with two big fixtures – against Oman at home and Asian champions Qatar away. The 420 Grams crew, along with former India skipper …

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420 Grams S01E39: Durand Cup – Past, Present & Future of Asia’s Oldest Football Tourney!

The Durand Cup – Asia’s oldest football tournament is back! And on its return it goes where it has never gone before… to Kolkata. Former Indian football team captain Renedy Singh and the 420 Grams crew sit and discuss the importance of the Durand Cup in today’s footballing landscape. 420grams …

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420 Grams S01E37: Road to Qatar 2022 – Discussing India’s chances with Renedy Singh!

Indian football team will begin qualification campaign for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the 2023 AFC Asian Cup against Oman on September 5. The eight groups for the Asia region qualification round, which also act as the selection round for the AFC Asian Cup, have been announced. India have …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E34: Intercontinental Cup – India’s challenges after opening loss!

The Indian football team began its title defence at the Intercontinental Cup with a 2-4 loss to Tajikistan in Ahmedabad. The loss, which came after India squandered a two-goal lead going into half-time, highlighted a few shortcomings in Igor Stimac’s set-up. In the new coach’s defence, he is still trying …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams Shorts: I-League clubs Meet Praful Patel for a ‘No Result’?

After months of fighting, including a boycott of the Super Cup 2019, six clubs of the I-League, India’s top tier football league, finally managed to get a meeting with the president of the All India Football Federation (AIFF), Praful Patel. The clubs, including the likes of East Bengal and Mohun …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E30: Igor Stimac’s first India win – Analysis & Highlights!

With a 1-0 victory over Thailand, Indian football team finished third at the 47th edition of the King’s Cup. The victory over the hosts gave coach Igor Stimac his first taste of success with the team. Over the course of the two games, Stimac looked to make full use of …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E29: King’s Cup – Curacao 3-1 India – Match Review!

India went down 1-3 to Curacao in the opening game of the King’s Cup in Thailand with new coach Igor Stimac taking charge of his first competitive fixture. As many as five Indian players won their first caps. Sahal Abdul Samad, Brandon Fernandes and Raynier Fernandes were those that stood …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E28: Igor Stimac’s India King’s Cup squad vs 420 Grams’ XI!

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac has announced his 23-man squad for the King’s Cup in Thailand. As the final announcement was made, the 420 Grams crew trimmed the squad down to its bones, debating the best midfield formation for the side, while picking our starting XI for the opener …

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