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Indian football legend Sunil Chhetri's legendary career has got a new level of recognition in form of a series named 'Captain Fantastic', which will showcase his story in a span of three episodes. 

FIFA announced on Tuesday that a series about the career and life of Chhetri is available on FIFA+, its streaming platform. "You know all about Ronaldo and Messi, now get the definitive story of the third highest scoring active men's international. Sunil Chhetri | Captain Fantastic is available on FIFA+ now," FIFA tweeted on its World Cup handle.

Sep 19, 2022 14:09
NEW DELHI: FIFA's head of women's football development Arijana Demirovic inaugurated the U-17 Women's World Cup legacy initiative, referee education scholarship programme on Saturday.  Demirovic was accompanied by 32 female participants and All India Football Federation secretary general Shaji Prabhakaran. The tournament is set to be held in the country from the 11th of October to the 30th of October.
Aug 24, 2022 18:08
NEW DELHI: A day after the Supreme Court terminated the mandate of the Committee of Administrators (CoA), as demanded by FIFA, the All India Football Federation sent a letter to the world body requesting that the suspension that had been served on the AIFF be revoked.
Aug 23, 2022 19:08
Close on the heels of the Supreme Court on Monday disbanding the Committee of Administrators running the All India Football Federation, as demanded by FIFA, the returning officer announced that elections to the AIFF executive committee will be held on September 2 and aspiring candidates can file fresh nominations from August 25.
Aug 22, 2022 13:08
NEW DELHI: FIFA proposed, the Supreme Court disposed! A week after FIFA suspended the All India Football Federation and rescinded the country's hosting rights for the upcoming U-17 Women's World Cup over "flagrant violations of its statutes", the Supreme Court disbanded the Committee of Administrators it had set up in May to oversee the running of the AIFF.
Aug 17, 2022 16:08
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court, while hearing a government plea to settle issues that led to FIFA suspending the All India Football Federation and rescinding hosting rights for the upcoming Under-17 Women’s World Cup in October, directed the Centre to take a proactive role in lifting the suspension.  The next hearing in the matter has been scheduled for August 22.
Aug 16, 2022 17:08
NEW DELHI: The Union government on Tuesday made an urgent request in the Supreme Court for an early hearing as FIFA suspended the All India Football Federation (AIFF), and rescinded India's India hosting rights for the upcoming Under-17 Women’s World Cup in October. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, representing the Centre, mentioned the matter before a bench headed by Justice D.Y. Chandrachud.
Aug 16, 2022 17:08
MUMBAI: The three men manning the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators overseeing the running of the All India Football Federation cannot claim to not have been forewarned. The AIFF on Tuesday joined the "august company" of national governing bodies that have been suspended by FIFA.
Aug 12, 2022 10:08
NEW DELHI: The Centre on Thursday told the Supreme Court that the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and the court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) will meet FIFA officials to sort out differences to ensure that the U-17 Women's World Cup is hosted by India.
Aug 10, 2022 11:08
NEW DELHI: Even as the Committee of Administrators running Indian football wastes precious time airing its angst on perceived machinations being enacted by former AIFF president Praful Patel, the Centre, through the Sports Ministry, has filed an application with the Supreme Court seeking modification of the top court’s order dated August 3 so that the election process could be concluded before the deadline set by FIFA-AFC. 
Aug 08, 2022 21:08
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators running Indian football has raised the bogey of behind-the-scenes machinations by ousted All India Football Federation president Praful Patel for a strongly worded missive issued jointly by FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation.