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India to play final joint 2022 FIFA World Cup/2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers in Qatar!

The Indian men’s senior national team will play their three remaining fixtures of the 2022 FIFA World Cup/2023 AFC Asian Cup qualifiers in Qatar, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed in a release today, March 12, 2021. The release states, “Following a process of close consultation with Asia’s Member Associations, …

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Goa to host AFC Champions League 2021 Group Stage matches!

The Asian Football Confederation has granted India the hosting rights of group stage matches of Group E for the 2021 AFC Champions League. The matches will be held in Goa, the AFC confirmed in a letter to General Secretaries of Participating Member Associations dated March 11, 2021. FC Goa, who …

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Legacy activities for 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup – India restart on International Women’s Day!

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Local Organising Committee of 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup – India with support from FIFA, kicked off its Coach Education Scholarship Programme at Cooperage Stadium in Mumbai to further develop women’s football. 21 aspiring coaches from different parts of the city …

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Path-breaking journeys of Women Referee’s Uvena Fernandes & Maria Rebello!

The last decade has seen a number of landmarks achieved by women in Indian Football. One of the most prominent records on the list belongs to referee Uvena Fernandes, who officiated at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2016 in Jordan and is the only Indian to officiate at a …

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Chelsea FC Women announce new signings with Plan International!

Chelsea FC Women have announced two new important signings ahead of International Women’s Day, with the club sponsoring girls in India and Indonesia as part of their Football for Change campaign with global charity partner, Plan International. By sponsoring girls like Nisha and Bela, Chelsea FC #ChooseToChallenge gender inequality and …

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LaLiga looking to leave footprints of competition & clubs in Indian football ecosystem!

In a consistent and collaborative step to grow sporting and economic ties of Spain and India, the Spanish football league, LaLiga, collaborated with the Indo Spanish Chamber of Commerce (ISCC) to discuss ‘Indian & Spanish Football Relations and Business Opportunities’ through a webinar. In a highly interactive discussion, dignitaries associated …

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Soccerex Connected: Developing Footballers In The Developing World (USA, Africa & India)!

It is a common route for players from the developing world to have to leave their homelands and families at a young age to travel to Europe to have a chance to join a top club. But why? Soccerex Connected will look at the best way to develop talent in …

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Dates for 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup – India announced!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup – India have today confirmed that the upcoming edition of Asia’s most prestigious women’s tournament will take place from January 20 to February 6. The 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup – India …

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