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AIFF clarification on Indian Football Ratna recommendation!

Football Delhi President Dr. Shaji Prabhakaran’s proposal to award an Indian Football Ratna to AIFF president Praful Patel has not been accepted by the AIFF President, and was neither endorsed by the federations senior-vice president Subrata Dutta, and the AIFF. The AIFF feels it is merely a thought process of …

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Go for glory: AIFF sends best wishes to Indian contingent for Tokyo 2020 Olympics!

All India Football Federation has sent in their best wishes to the Indian Olympic contingent for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, the world’s biggest sporting extravaganza, which is all set to kick-off on July 23, 2021. Congratulating the Indian athletes, AIFF President Praful Patel, on behalf of the footballing fraternity, said …

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AIFF President interacts with India’s Blue Tigers via video conferencing!

The All India Football Federation president Praful Patel met senior members of the Indian Senior National Team via video-conferencing today, May 26 to get a feel of their preparations in Doha ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup – Qatar and 2023 AFC Asian Cup – China qualifiers, slated to …

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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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AIFF president Praful Patel & Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju interact with India U-17 girls via video conferencing!

All India Football Federation president Praful Patel and Minister of State of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju interacted at length with the India U-17 Women’s National team and assured them of their full support and laid down a roadmap for the girls on Tuesday, December 1. …

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AIFF president Praful Patel grants COVID-19 solidarity fund to State FAs!

All India Football Federation president Praful Patel met all State Association representatives in a virtual meeting earlier Monday, September 21 evening. Presidents and General Secretaries of affiliated State Associations were in attendance, as was AIFF general secretary Kushal Das. The President decided to waive of the CRS fees for all …

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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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Football Delhi eSummit VIDEO: Opening Planery Session!

Football Delhi (former Delhi Soccer Association) organised their inaugural Football Delhi eSummit on Monday, August 3 which is Delhi Football Day! Watch the full footage of the Football Delhi eSummit Planery Session above! Planery Session • Kiren Rijiju (Sports Minister of India) • Sunil Chhetri (Team India, captain) • Praful …

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AFC General Secretary applauds India’s progress at Football Delhi eSummit!

Asian Football Confederation (AFC) General Secretary Dato’ Windsor John was among the ensemble of renowned luminaries to headline the Football Delhi eSummit on Monday, August 3 which coincided with the birthday of Indian football icon and Delhi native Sunil Chhetri. Focused on the theme “Making Delhi a Vibrant Football City”, …

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