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Futsal has the potential to be a game-changer for India: AIFF

New Delhi, Nov 15 | Following the successful completion of the Futsal Club Championship, All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das said...

Newcastle United confirm Eddie Howe as new first team coach

London, Nov 9 | Newcastle United have confirmed former Bournemouth coach Eddie Howe as the long-term replacement for Steve Bruce, who was sacked in...

Xavi confirmed as new FC Barcelona coach until 2024

Barcelona, Nov 6 | FC Barcelona confirmed former player Xavi Hernandez as the long-term replacement to Ronald Koeman as first-team coach in the early...

UEFA Champions League: Bayern see off Benfica to progress into knockout...

Berlin, Nov 3 | Robert Lewandowski provided a brace and paved the way for Bayern Munich's 5-2 victory over Benfica in Group E at...

Champions League: Vital games for Spanish trio on Tuesday

Madrid, Nov 1 | Three Spanish clubs are in Champions League action on Tuesday in matches that are vital to them making it through...

U-23 Asian Cup qualifiers: India in do-or-die clash with Kyrgyz Republic

Dubai, Oct 29 | India take on the Kyrgyz Republic in a do-or-die last league match in the AFC U-23 Asia Cup qualifiers on...

Futsal Club Championship 2021-22 draw held via video conferencing

New Delhi, Oct 28 | The draw for the inaugural edition of the Hero Futsal Club Championship 2021-22 was conducted over video conferencing on...

TN to host national blind football for men and women from...

Chennai, Oct 26 | Tamil Nadu will host the national blind football tournament for men and women from October 27-30. This is the first...

Four things we learned from weekend football action in Spain

Madrid, Oct 25 | Real Madrid beat FC Barcelona in the 'Clasico' in the Camp Nou Stadium, while Real Sociedad remain top of the...

AFC U-23 Asian Cup Qualifiers: India put it across Oman 2-1

Dubai, Oct 25 | The India Under-23 football team defeated Oman 2-1 in their opening fixture of the AFC U-23 Asian Cup 2022 Qualifiers...

I-League: Delhi FC outclass Madan Maharaj FC 6-0 in Qualifiers

Bengaluru, Oct 23 | Delhi FC finished their I-League Qualifiers 2021 campaign in style as they outclassed Madan Maharaj FC 6-0 at the Bangalore...

Trial in France’s sex-tape case starts with Benzema accused of complicity

Versailles (France), Oct 21 | The trial in France football's famous sex tape and blackmail case has started with Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema...

UCL: Griezmann the hero and villain as Atletico lose to Liverpool

Madrid, Oct 20 | Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann had a night he is unlikely to forget in a long time as his side...

Champions League: Real need to avoid repeat of last season’s upset...

Madrid, Oct 18 | Real Madrid flew to Kiev on Monday ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League game against Shakhtar Donetsk, hoping to avoid...

SAFF Championship: Chhetri scores as India overcome Nepal 1-0

Male (Maldives), Oct 11 | An 82nd-minute strike by Sunil Chhetri handed India a 1-0 win over Nepal in the SAFF Championship 2021 Group...

Colombia halt Brazil’s perfect 2022 World Cup qualifying run

Barranquilla (Colombia), Oct 11 | Brazil's perfect 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying record was ended as Colombia held the five-time world champions to a...

Mumbai City head coach Lobera to step down; Des Buckingham to...

Mumbai, Oct 8 | Sergio Lobera, the head coach of top Indian Super League (ISL) side Mumbai City, will be stepping down to continue...

Spain end Italy’s unbeaten run, reach Nations League final

Rome, Oct 7 | Former World Champions Spain are through to the UEFA Nations League Final after beating Italy on home soil at the...

Durand Cup: Mohammedan not afraid of FC Goa, says coach ahead...

Kolkata, Oct 2 | Local favourites Mohammedan Sporting clash with FC Goa in the final of the 130th Durand Cup on Sunday, hoping to...

Pele to undergo chemotherapy after leaving hospital

Rio de Janeiro, Oct 1 | Brazilian football legend Pele has been discharged from hospital following surgery to remove a tumour from his colon,...

La Liga: Koeman’s future on the line as Barca visit Atletico...

Madrid, Oct 1 | FC Barcelona face a crucial game on Saturday when they travel to play Atletico Madrid in the eighth round of...

FC Goa edge out Bengaluru FC to reach Durand finals in...

Kolkata, Sep 29 | FC Goa eked out a narrow 7-6 victory after a sudden-death tie-breaker over Bengaluru FC (BFC), to make it to...

Jobs on the line in La Liga this weekend (preview)

Madrid, Sep 24 | The seventh round of matches in La Liga kicks off on Saturday with several coaches in danger of losing their...

Durand Cup: FC Goa beat Delhi FC 5-1, storm into semis

Kalyani, Sep 24 | FC Goa continued their brilliant run to outplay Delhi FC 5-1 in a quarter-final match of the 130th Durand...

Durand Cup: Bengaluru, Delhi FC in quarters with contrasting wins

Kolkata, Sep 21 | Former Indian Super League (ISL) winner Bengaluru FC came back from two goals down for a 5-3 win while...

Eye on AFC Cup inter-zone final, ATKMB take on Uzbekistan’s FC...

Qarshi (Uzbekistan), Sep 21 | Indian Super League (ISL) side ATK Mohun Bagan will eye a place in the AFC Cup inter-zone final when...

Durand Cup: Bengaluru FC take on Indian Navy with quarters in...

Kolkata, Sep 20 | Former ISL champions Bengaluru FC will lock horns with Indian Navy Football Team for a spot in the quarter-finals...

Durand Cup: Hyderabad FC to face Army Red in a must-win...

Kolkata, Sep 18 | With a spot in the knockout phase for the taking, ISL side Hyderabad FC meet a confident Army Red Football...

Four things to look out for in Spain’s Matchday 5

Madrid, Sep 18 | The fifth round of matches in La Liga sees the top two sides go head-to-head, while Atletico Madrid and Athletic...

ATK Mohun Bagan name squad for AFC Cup inter-zone semifinal

Kolkata, Sep 17 | ATK Mohun Bagan head coach Antonio Lopez Habas on Friday announced the squad for their AFC Cup inter-zone semifinal against...

Durand Cup: Jamshedpur FC faces a tough challenge against FC Goa

Kolkata, Sep 16 | In a clash between two ISL teams, Jamshedpur FC face FC Goa in a crucial Group B game to stay...

Champions League: Messi, Neymar fail; Mbappe injured as PSG held to...

Brugge (Belgium), Sep 16 | Lionel Messi's first UEFA Champions League match for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) did not produce the desired result as the...

Jamshedpur FC to aim for top-four finish in ISL this season:...

Jamshedpur, Sep 15 | Jamshedpur FC's new signing, Greg Stewart is eyeing nothing less than a top-four finish in the upcoming season of the...

Pele leaves intensive care post-surgery

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 15 | Brazilian football legend Pele has been moved out of intensive care, 10 days after undergoing surgery to remove...

Durand Cup: FC Bengaluru United beat Mohammedan SC 2-0, top group

Kalyani, Sep 14 | FC Bengaluru United defeated home side Mohammedan SC 2-0 on Tuesday as they topped Group A and claimed bragging rights...

Pele recovering, set to leave intensive care: Daughter

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 14 | The eldest daughter of Brazilian football legend Pele has said that her father is expected to move out...

Jamshedpur FC sign Scottish Premiership champion Greg Stewart

Jamshedpur, Sep 13 | Jamshedpur FC have signed midfielder Greg Stewart from the Scottish Premiership champion Rangers for the upcoming season.The attacking midfielder is...

Durand Cup: FC Goa beat Sudeva Delhi FC, enter quarters

Kolkata, Sep 13 | FC Goa became the third team to make it through to the quarter-finals of the 130th Durand Cup football tournament,...

Durand Cup: Luna penalty seals debut win for Kerala

Kolkata, Sep 11 | Indian Super League (ISL) side Kerala Blasters started their Durand Cup campaign with a 1-0 victory on debut against the...

Messi hat-trick keeps Argentina on track for Qatar

Buenos Aires, Sep 10 | Lionel Messi scored a brilliant hat-trick as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 home win over Bolivia in their 2022...

Durand Cup: FC Bengaluru United first team to reach knockouts

Kalyani, Sep 9 | FC Bengaluru United (FCBU) became the first team to make it to the knockout stages of the 130th Durand Cup,...

ISL 2021/22: Mumbai City signing experienced midfielder Bradden Inman

Mumbai, Sep 7 | Mumbai City FC have signed experienced Australian midfielder Bradden Inman on a season-long contract. A product of English club Newcastle...

FIFA to analyse official reports after Brazil-Argentina match suspended

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 7 | World football governing body FIFA has said that it will analyse reports from match officials before deciding upon...

Happy with the players’ attitude in 2-1 win over Nepal: Stimac

New Delhi, Sep 6 | Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac has said that he is happy with the players' attitude and "their...

Brazil-Argentina WC qualifier suspended; players accused of Covid-protocol breach

Sao Paulo, Sep 6 | Brazil's home World Cup qualifier against Argentina was suspended on Sunday after four players from the visiting team were...

Kolkata will host next five editions of Durand Cup

Kolkata, Sep 2 | Kolkata will host the Durand Cup -- the oldest club football tournament in Asia -- for the next five editions...

Pele ‘in very good health’ despite hospital stay

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 1 | Football legend Pele has moved to reassure fans that he is feeling fine after being taken to hospital...

Lucky to get opportunity to play friendlies vs Nepal: Chhetri

Kathmandu, Aug 31 | Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri said that the two 'friendlies' against Nepal on September 2 and 5 at the...

Indian football team arrives Kathmandu to play friendly with Nepal

Kathmandu, Aug 30 | A 25-member Indian national football team arrived in Kathmandu on Monday evening to play two friendly matches against Nepal.The matches...

Stimac names Indian squad for friendlies against Nepal

Kolkata, Aug 27 | A day after the Indian men's senior national football team beat I-League side Mohammedan Sporting 2-0 in an exhibition match...

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Kolkata port continues to bear loss as Bangladeshi ship blocks berth...

Kolkata, June 25 | It's been over three months now since a Bangladeshi container ship capsized inside the Netaji Subhas Docks (NSD) in...