Football

MUMBAI: Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren has mentioned his pride in being able to “be an important part of strengthening the football ecosystem in India”.

In a letter to AIFF president Praful Patel, Soren wrote: “When it comes to Jharkhand, sports is a way of life and particularly football. I feel proud to lead a state that has produced some of the finest football players for the country, and continues to do so. We, as a state, feel proud to be an important part of strengthening the football ecosystem in India.

Jan 20, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: All India Football Federation president Praful Patel, while wishing the national women's team luck for the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 has announced a bonus for the Blue Tigresses if the manages to reach the quarterfinals.  India take on Iran in the tournament opener at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai Thursday.
Jan 17, 2022 19:01
NEW DELHI: LaLiga, Spain's top-flight football league, has celebrated its fifth anniversary since establishing local presence in India. 
Jan 17, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI:  Mumbai City FC have been drawn in Group B of 2022 AFC Champions League along with Al Jazira (UAE), Al Shabab (KSA), and Air Force Club (IRQ) at the 2022 AFC Champions League Group Stage Draw that took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday, January 17. 40 teams were drawn in 10 groups of four teams each at the draws, with five groups (A-E) in the West Region and five groups (F-J) in the East Region.
Jan 17, 2022 15:01
MUMBAI: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray Sunday virtually inaugurated two football pitches developed by the City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO) at the Centre of Excellence in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai.  These pitches will be used by the teams competing in the upcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup beginning January 20.
Jan 14, 2022 18:01
LONDON: Peter McCormick will take over as interim chair of the Premier League when Gary Hoffman steps down on February 1. EPL clubs Thursday unanimously approved McCormick's temporary appointment, while the recruitment process for a permanent chair continues.
Jan 13, 2022 20:01
MUMBAI: The Indian and Chinese Taipei football teams reached Mumbai Thursday ahead of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, which kicks off on 20 January. While Chinese Taipei was the first team to arrive in the morning, the Indian contingent followed shortly after in the afternoon.
Jan 13, 2022 18:01
MUNICH: Indian multi-sport content platform Sportskeeda has joined the Bundesliga’s global network of content partners. Working with the DFL, Sportskeeda will provide football fans with news, stats and information regarding their favourite Bundesliga club.
Jan 11, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: Hyperice, a global high-performance wellness brand specializing in percussion, dynamic air compression, vibration, thermal technology, mind technology, and contrast therapy, Tuesday announced the launch of the new generations of its Hypervolt and Vyper lines in India - Hypervolt 2, Vyper 3 and Vyper Go.
Jan 11, 2022 14:01
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC (KBFC) is elated to reveal Nestlé munch as the Official Crunch Partner for the upcoming season of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL). Launched in 1999, the other products in the munch range include munch Nuts, munch Trip and munch Crisp Pop.  
Jan 10, 2022 16:01
MUMBAI: AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 is set to create history as Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be used for the first time in India from the quarter-finals s tage of the continental competition which will be played across three venues in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Pune from 20th January.