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VIDEO: Voices of Asia – Why Do Indians Hate Football?

Do Indians hate football? In episode 2 of the documentary series Voices of Asia, in the spirit of Bringing Asia Together at the 2019 AFC Asian Cup, the organisers head to Dubai and then the subcontinent from with AFC Asian Cup intern Pranav Vishwamitra to find out. Watch the full …

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My #arunfoot Videoblog #43 – 2019 AFC Asian Cup special!

Besides writing on my blog arunfoot.com, I once in a while do my arunfoot Videoblog on Facebook LIVE on the latest in the world of football with a special focus on Indian and German football. In the latest installment I speak about the following: 1. The 2019 AFC Asian Cup …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E07: INDIA vs United Arab Emirates preview!

After a resounding victory against Thailand in their opener, Indian football team takes on the UAE in what is a crucial group game at the AFC Asian Cup 2019. Newsclick’s 420 Grams team is joined by Anant Tyagi from the UAE, who tells us about the pressure on the hosts …

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India’s Pritam Kotal: We have our plans in place for the UAE!

After a comprehensive 4-1 victory against Thailand in the first league match, Indian defender Pritam Kotal feels that India are well-prepared to take on hosts UAE in their next match on Thursday, January 10 at the Sheikh Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi. Kotal, who played a stellar role as …

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India coach Constantine: The game is played on the pitch, not on paper!

Before taking on hosts UAE in their second match of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup, coach Stephen Constantine stressed that the “game is played on the pitch, not on paper.” “We know all the three games are going to be very tough. There’ll be no easy game at this level. …

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VIDEO – WION: India keeper Gurpreet Singh reflects on India’s Historic win!

Team India’s hopes of earning a historic berth in the knockout rounds of the AFC Asian Cup have been given a major boost after their comprehensive 4-1 victory over Thailand in their opening match in Group A. The Blue Tigers, who are currently top of the group, will face a …

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Shyam Thapa: Sunil Chhetri’s finish was truly masterclass!

Yesteryear football hero Shyam Thapa who had redefined the back-volley during his playing days couldn’t stop praising the entire team for their sublime performance in India’s AFC Asian Cup opener against Thailand. “I recalled my playing days seeing these young chaps – Ashique Kuruniyan and Anirudh Thapa play. Ashique has …

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Blue Tigers come together to light up Blind Football!

In a gesture to light up blind football in India, the Blue Tigers have decided to donate a sum of Rs. 50,000 from monetary sanctions gathered for breach of discipline to the Indian Blind Football Federation to buy footballs to them to play. The sanctions which have been prevalent over …

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VIDEO – 420 Grams S01E06: Indian Football’s Thailand high!

India 4-1 Thailand – A result beyond the wildest dreams of even the most optimistic of Indian football team fans. 420grams look back at the highlights of the momentous victory over Thailand at the AFC Asian Cup 2019 in India’s opening game of the tournament. Anant Tyagi joins in from …

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