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Tag Archives: Womens Football

XtraTime VIDEO: SSB beats SC East Bengal to win Kanyashree Cup!

SSB locked horns with SC East Bengal in the final of the 2020 Kanyashree Cup at the Saltlake Stadium, which they went on to win. XtraTime spoke with both teams amongst them with top SSB striker Ranjita, who played the final despite her father being in an ICU. Go to …

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XtraTime VIDEO: East Bengal’s Nitu Sarkar on IFA secretary resignation!

XtraTime spoke with East Bengal official Debabrata ‘Nitu’ Sarkar about his look on things regarding the IFA secretary Joydeep Mukherjee resignation following events involving the red and gold. Earlier in a shocking move, the Indian Football Association (West Bengal) secretary Joydeep Mukherjee has handed in his resignation letter. The decision …

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Parallel Sports: IFA secretary Joydeep Mukherjee shock resignation!

In a shocking move, the Indian Football Association (West Bengal) secretary Joydeep Mukherjee has handed in his resignation letter. The decision to resign came after yesterday IFA president Ajit Banerjee took it on him to clear an additional inter-state player to play for East Bengal Club Women’s team in the …

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XtraTime VIDEO: IFA secretary Joydeep Mukherjee shock resignation!

In a shocking move, the Indian Football Association (West Bengal) secretary Joydeep Mukherjee has handed in his resignation letter. The decision to resign came after yesterday IFA president Ajit Banerjee took it on him to clear an additional inter-state player to play for East Bengal Club Women’s team in the …

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Bala Devi: FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup will help change the overall mind-set about women’s football in India!

The Indian Women’s Team’s prolific striker Bala Devi feels that the forthcoming FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in 2022 will bring in a fresh change in Indian parents’ mind-set about motivating their daughters to embrace the beautiful game. “Earlier, we didn’t see many girls play football. Now, the numbers have …

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CONCACAF to launch new senior women’s national team competitions to benefit entire Confederation!

CONCACAF has today announced the structure of a new senior women’s national teams football calendar which will begin in 2021 and include major centralized summer tournaments in 2022 and 2024. The CONCACAF Council today approved this structure of new competitions with the aim of transforming women’s national team football across …

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FIFA Council passes landmark reforms for female players & coaches, agrees further steps in COVID-19 response!

The FIFA Council has passed landmark reforms to better protect female players and football coaches, and approved several additional measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting, which was held via videoconference, opened with the members observing a minute’s silence in honour of Diego Maradona, who died on November …

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Ashalata Devi: Impressed by the efforts to take Women’s football forward together!

India Women’s National team captain Ashalata Devi feels women’s football in India has come a long way forward where they can compete against “high-profile opponents”. The centre-back also feels their performance has improved because of the exposure matches in recent times that the All India Football Federation has arranged to …

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Anja Zivkovic wins the 2020 German Football Ambassador award!

Anja Zivkovic is the 2020 German Football Ambassador in its main category. The internationally active football coach, instructor and analyst prevailed in the final against Uwe Rösler and Robert Jaspert by jury decision. The Award was presented by the non-profit organisation of the same name, “Deutscher Fußball Botschafter e.V.”. Due …

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