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FanCode becomes the exclusive fan destination for Bundesliga in India!

DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga has partnered with FanCode, India’s first multi-sport aggregator platform by Dream Sports, to show Bundesliga matches every week. With this exclusive multi-year partnership, FanCode becomes the destination for sports fans in India to experience comprehensive coverage of the Bundesliga, one of the world’s most popular sports …

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Sony PSN to continue to broadcast 2020/21 season Serie A in India!

Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) is set to continue to broadcast the 2020/21 season of the Italian Serie A in India and the Indian sub-continent. Fans can watch their favourite Serie A teams and players back in action live and exclusive on SONY TEN 2 channels from Saturday, September 12. …

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Spanish LaLiga & Dream11 look forward to more fantasy football!

Spanish LaLiga kicked-off last weekend and its fans across India can once again actively engage with their favourite league and showcase their knowledge and love for the game by daily creating their virtual teams during the entire 2020/21 season on Dream11. This season will also mark the start of the …

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#ShePower comes to the fore, drives social change through Golden Baby Leagues in Punjab!

The Golden Baby Leagues initiative was launched by All India Football Federation (AIFF) in 2018 with the primary objective of engaging children from ages 6-12 with football and give them exposure from a very young age. However, in communities across the country, it is also helping break societal stereotypes and …

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India Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju sanctions Rs.5 lakhs for ailing junior footballer Ramananda Ningthoujam!

The Sports Ministry has come forward to extend financial support to Ramananda Ningthoujam, a young Indian footballer who has represented India at various international tournaments, and is suffering from kidney failure. The son of a rickshaw-puller, his family does not have the means to provide him necessary treatment. He is …

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Germany’s Bundesliga no longer to be aired on Star Sports in India!

In sad news for football fans in India, Germany’s Bundesliga will no longer to be aired on Star Sports across the subcontinent. The contract between the DFL – Deutsche Fußball Liga and Star Network ended with the conclusion of the 2019/20 season and the two sides could not find common …

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Kiren Rijiju: Would like to see lot more Indian coaches in the system in 4-5 years!

Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju laid special emphasis on the importance of growing home-grown coaches to broad-base football and other sports in the country, in an online discussion on Friday, September 4. “Coaching is an integral part of football. A lot of foreign coaches are brought in …

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3-day FIFA MA Course for women referees draws to a close!

The three-day virtual FIFA MA course organized by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) for women referees & assistant referees took place from August 27-29, 2020. A total of 46 participants were part of the course. The course was conducted by Yamagishi Sachiko – a Japanese international who is a …

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AFC receives documents from five Nations wanting to host 2027 AFC Asian Cup!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has received the necessary bid documents from the five Member Associations, which had expressed an interest in hosting the 2027 AFC Asian Cup, ahead of the stipulated deadline. The All India Football Federation (AIFF), the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), the …

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India president Ram Nath Kovind to virtually confer the National Sports & Adventure Awards 2020!

The President of India Ram Nath Kovind will virtually confer the National Sports and Adventure Awards 2020 on the occasion of National Sports Day tomorrow, August 29. Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju, President of the Indian Olympic Association Narendra Dhruv Batra and several other dignitaries will …

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