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Tag Archives: Womens Football

India recommended as host for 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup!

India has been recommended as the first South Asian hosts for the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup by the AFC Women’s Football Committee which met in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia today, February 19 as part of the AFC’s commitment to grow the women’s game. It was felt that India, who will …

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UEFA & Disney launch Incredible initiative to help more girls play football through Playmakers!

UEFA and Disney have teamed-up to develop a ground-breaking football programme that uses Disney’s world-renowned storytelling to encourage more young girls to exercise regularly and kickstart a lifelong love of football. Inspired by academic research showing the positive role of storytelling in helping children take up sport, Playmakers also aims …

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From 2017 to 2020, Kashmina aims to come full circle in the IWL!

After seeing three different winners in three seasons, the Indian Women’s League is on the cusp of welcoming a new winner yet again when Gokulam Kerala FC will lock horns with KRYPHSA FC in the grand finale at the Bangalore Football Stadium on Friday, February 14. A young winger, who’ll …

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Sabitra Bhandari: We in Nepal envy the Indian women’s football structure!

Sabitra Bhandari, the prolific Nepali striker who has taken the Indian Women’s League 2019-20 by storm with her dazzling scoring form, lauded the Indian Women’s Football structure on the side-lines of the ongoing campaign in Bengaluru. “All India Football Federation have categorically invested time and money in women’s football and …

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Empowering, Interactive Experience awaits Fans at the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament!

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and Girls Will Be have created a unique, empowering fan experience zone at the upcoming Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament. Women’s football has become synonymous with female empowerment – on and off the field – and fans will be immersed …

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Sydney to replace Nanjing as host for Women’s Olympic Qualifiers!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has been informed by the Chinese Football Association (CFA) that it is withdrawing as host of the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020 Asian Qualifiers Final Round – Group B in Nanjing. Therefore, the AFC worked with the Football Federation Australia (FFA) and has nominated …

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Bembem Devi: This Padma Shri is what Women’s Football in India is all about!

Bembem Devi, the first Indian woman footballer in India to have been named a Padma Shri, walked down memory lane to recollect days when she changed her name to Bobo and Amko to play football with the boys. In an exclusive interview she opens up at length about what the …

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AIFF congratulates Bembem Devi on being named Padma Shri!

The ‘Durga of Indian Football’, Oinam Bembem Devi became the first Indian woman footballer and the seventh overall to be named a Padma Shri. The Awards will be conferred by the President of India at ceremonial functions which are held at Rashtrapati Bhawan in March/April every year. All India Football …

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Senior women footballers praise AIFF for broad-basing women’s football!

Indian Women’s national team players lauded the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) approach to “broad-base women’s football across the country” as the final round of the Indian Women’s League 2019-20 is all set to get underway at the Bangalore Football Stadium in Karnataka from January 24. “We have played in …

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