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AFC publishes Bid Books for 2027 AFC Asian Cup!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today published the 2027 AFC Asian Cup Bid Books of the four Member Associations that remain in contention to host the AFC’s flagship competition – the All India Football Federation (AIFF), the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), the Qatar Football …

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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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Ashalata Devi aims to inspire next generation of Indian Footballers!

It was a special moment in Indian Football as All India Football Federation launched its bid for the 2027 AFC Asian Cup. AIFF president Praful Patel and Indian Minister of Sports & Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju launched the bid book along with the bid logo. Special guests along with them …

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AIFF partners with Pearson to launch BTEC International Level 3 sport qualifications in India!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) is to offer international sports industry qualifications designed to provide pathways to careers in sports for millennials and adults. This gives them a wonderful opportunity to obtain a world-class sports education created by Pearson with real-life content from Liverpool Football Club across five career …

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Kiren Rijiju: Citizens also need to take up responsibility to turn India into a sporting nation!

All India Football Federation president Praful Patel lauded Indian prime minister Narendra Modi and Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju for putting “more focus” on sports which has helped the country see a “quantum jump” in overall Indian sports. “Of late, we have seen a major change in …

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Blue Tigers stars laud India’s ‘exciting’ 2027 AFC Asian Cup bid!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) announced its candidature to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup in an event in New Delhi on Wednesday, December 16, which has created an incredible buzz across the nation among various stakeholders, including the players. Blue Tigers skipper Sunil Chhetri, who has represented the …

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AIFF & India hand in official 2027 AFC Asian Cup bid!

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has formally announced its candidature to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup and deliver a Brighter Future Together for football in India and across Asia. Unveiling its plans at the launch in New Delhi today, AIFF showcased the unrivalled potential of hosting Asia’s flagship …

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AIFF collaborates with FC Barcelona & Australia to hold online refresher course for E-certificate instructors!

The All India Football Federation (AFF) organised a three-day online refresher course for AIFF E-certificate instructors from Friday, December 11 to Sunday, December 13. Danny Abboud from Football Federation Australia (FFA) and Jordi Fernandez from FC Barcelona attended the sessions as the Course Instructors. AIFF general secretary Kushal Das thanked …

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Indian sisters Ananya Kamboj & Aahana Kamboj participated in Football for Friendship 2020!

Ananya Kamboj and Aahana Kamboj represented India at the Gazprom International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship 2020 as a member of International Expert Council and young journalist respectively. The Eighth Season of the Gazprom International Children’s Social Programme Football for Friendship has finished. This season, the first-ever Football for …

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India U-17 Girls: Motivated & encouraged after interaction with Praful Patel & Kiren Rijiju!

In an interaction with the India U-17 women’s national team on Tuesday, December 1, All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel and Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju laid down the future pathway for the players, starting from the 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup qualification campaign to the 2027 …

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