Kalyan Chaubey on Friday, September 2 was elected as the new president of the All India Football Federation. Shortly after being elected, he spoke to NDTV and said: “It is a wonderful feeling but I have no individual credit that I can claim. You can see, it is a collective …Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: Bhaichung Bhutia stands for AIFF presidential elections!
Former Indian football team captain Bhaichung Bhutia faces a stiff challenge against another ex-footballer in Kalyan Chaubey. Bhaichung has led India in over 100 matches and worked with Indian football as technical committee member. Kalyan’s claim to fame – a BJP worker with the support of the ruling party. Here …Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: FIFA lifts suspension of All India Football Federation!
The Bureau of the FIFA Council has decided to lift the suspension that was imposed on the All India Football Federation (AIFF) due to undue third-party influence. The decision was taken after FIFA received confirmation that the mandate of the committee of administrators that was set up to assume the …Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: Supreme Court scraps COA running AIFF, elections soon!
The Supreme Court today scrapped the Committee of Administrators (CoA) – the panel it appointed last year to run the All India Football Federation (AIFF) – and directed that the day-to-day management of the Indian football body be looked after by the AIFF administration led by the acting General Secretary …Read More »
NDTV: Gokulam Kerala FC Women stranded in Tashkent due to FIFA Ban, appeals to PM Modi for help!
The women’s team of Gokulam Kerala FC is “stranded” in Tashkent after FIFA’s suspension of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) meant they were barred from playing in the AFC Women’s Club Championship, the team said on Twitter. The club appealed to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sports minister …Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: FIFA suspends the AIFF & India!
World governing body FIFA has suspended the All India Football Federation over ‘undue influence from third parties’. Earlier, the Bureau of the FIFA Council has unanimously decided to suspend the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect due to undue influence from third parties, which constitutes a serious violation …Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: Temporary gallery collapses at Kerala Sevens in Malappuram!
Over two hundred people were injured after a temporary audience gallery suddenly collapsed before the start of a Kerala Sevens football match in Malappuram district of Kerala on Saturday, March 19.Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: Ranveer Singh on Promoting Football in India!
Actor Ranveer Singh, the brand ambassador of Premier League in India wants to see Indian youth in Premier League. He is acting as a bridge between them and the league. Watch his interview with NDTV’s Rica Roy!Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: WorldVision empowers Children through football!
Nelson Mandela once said “Sport has the power to change the world”. Following these wise words, World Vision India’s initiative, ‘Sports for Development’ aims to empower underprivileged children by leveraging the power of football.Read More »
NDTV VIDEO: Delhi’s Sudeva Academy – A safe haven during Pandemic!
The world of sports has been forced to take a pause due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but Sudeva residential football academy in New Delhi has sheltered 44 children and young adults from middle and lower-income families during the Coronavirus and even facilitated them to continue their football training. The kids …Read More »