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The billionaire, Bollywood and the future of Indian football

A storm could be brewing in India’s top-flight football, a glamorous and acrimonious world that encompasses Asia’s richest man, the cream of Bollywood and...

Chhetri was one of those who glorified Indian football: Stimac

National team head coach Igor Stimac on Sunday hailed Sunil Chhetri, saying the talismanic captain was one of those who “glorified” Indian football with...

Mo Farah controversy: Rob Chakraverty resigns

ENGLAND’s team doctor Rob Chakraverty, who was under intense scrutiny following the Mo Farah controversy, has resigned on Friday (20),  the Football Association said. Rob...

Bangladesh FIFA official arrested for ‘defaming’ PM Hasina

A lawyer for FIFA council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron is set to file a petition in a Bangladesh court on Tuesday seeking bail for...

Zambrotta set to quit as Delhi Dynamos coach

Italian World Cup winner Gianluca Zambrotta is set to quit the head coach's job at the Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos to become...
Maradona

Maradona ‘excited’ to meet Sourav Ganguly

Football legend Diego Maradona is excited for his second visit to Kolkata and has already started the countdown. The highlight of the Argentine's September 18-20...
David James

David James: Asia to beat Africa to World Cup win

Asia has overtaken Africa and now looks the more likely continent to produce a World Cup-winning team, according to the former England goalkeeper David...

India promises no Commonwealth Games fiasco at U17 World Cup

India has promised that this year's U17 football World Cup will avoid the errors of New Delhi's 2010 Commonwealth Games, which were notorious for...

Puyol hopes India can be football powerhouse

Children from schools across the metropolis had a chance to play and display their skills in front of World Cup winner Carles Puyol at...

Puyol kicks off ticket sales for U-17 World Cup in India

Spanish football legend Carles Puyol launched ticket sales for the Under-17 World Cup in New Delhi on Monday (15), as India prepares to host...