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The Beautiful Game, The City Of Joy, And A Much Awaited International ‘Derby’

Two walls outside the dressing rooms at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Stadium in Kolkata are enough to give one a …

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Stimac Names Final Squad Of 23 For Bangladesh Match

Coach Igor Stimac has announced India’s 23-member squad for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualifier against Bangladesh which …

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Interview Sunil Chhetri : Vegan Chettri’s Improved Diet Makes Him A Better Player

Sunil Chhetri seems to have been able to crack the riddle and turn the clock opposite. In a free-wheeling interview, …

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Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is at the moment one of the top three goalkeepers in Asia – Sandip Nandy

Former India International Sandip Nandy, currently the Goalkeeping Coach of North East United Football Club feels “Gurpreet Singh Sandhu is …

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Youngsters Upbeat To ‘Win It Together’ In Kolkata

Manvir Singh, who played his heart out and earned plaudits for his exploits all over the pitch against Qatar last …

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adidas brings its global ‘Tango League’ concept to Mumbai

After 3 successful editions in Delhi, global sportswear giant adidas has launched Tango League in Mumbai, which is an initiative …

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Pinto Goes Gaga Over World Class Odisha Facilities

It was fast. It was competitive. It was frantic in the final of the 2019 SAFF U-18 Championship in Kathmandu, …

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India U-18 Conquer Maiden SAFF Title

INDIA U-18 2 (Vikram Partap Singh 2′, Ravi Bahadur Rana 90’+1′) beat Bangladesh U-18 1 (Yeasin Arafat 40′) India U-18 …

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‘FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup 2020 Will Galvanise The Whole Country’

FIFA Women’s Football Regional Consultant  Belinda Wilson feels the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup India 2020 will “galvanize the whole …

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FC Goa Launches New season 2019-20 Jersey With Virat Kohli, Co-Owner

FC Goa launched their home jersey for the 2019/20 season in an event conducted in at the Bambolim Athletic Ground …

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Here the section is dedicated to the world of football . The sport which is the people’s game the world over and enjoys phenomenal crowd support both in terms of spectators and a win- win all for the broadcasters and  advertisers.  The section brings to the fore the superstars their  performances both on and off the field. The clubs showing the form for their respective national teams   and the glory / wish they want to achieve for their respective  clubs and national teams  . Tranfers of players to cash rich leagues make lot of news . So too their advertisement contracts worth millions of dollars. Who is going where and what price and what is the amount they take home after  doing a commercial are all here in the section.

Besides these headline the section is primarily focussed on the future of Indian football. Who are the star players, the coach , the t tournaments they play what is the result are given top priority. The tie with AIFF with the site for latest what’s happening in Indian football is the case in point and aims to give the India audience to know about their national football team players. Their strengths and weakness and the positions they play in the team . The  Hero – I League, ISL , signings, contracts , coaches profile, success rate during tenure and who’s come in who’s out in the coaching side is all here. The reports are all ground reports which are covered by seasoned football writers who know the nuances of the game  inside out . So that the public get the incisive view of wht all is happening in Indian football. In country where cricket is religion it becomes all the more import to support other sports too. Football is no different irrespective of the FIFAS rankings, the Blue Tigers as Indian footballers are termed have off- late done the nation proud with some sterling shows at  international games.

There has been a sincere effort on the  part of the of the governing body the AIFF to take India football forward with host of initiatives at the various levels form the juniors for both men’s and women so that the game  reaches to all sections of the society and they  are in the end able to create and good talent pool. As India plays many a match is  necessary to  have good bench strength so that the national team is kept fresh for  tough encounters.  Yes , a Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo do matter but same way does a  Sunil Chhetri. This section in the site looks at the game from the larger perspective .