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AIFF signs coaching convention with Asian Football Confederation

All India Football Federation (AIFF) has signed an agreement called Coaching Convention with the Asian Football Confederation to extensively focus on coaching rules and methods.

Not having venue to host AFC Cup match, Minerva Punjab contemplates to shut shop

Minerva Punjab owner Ranjt Bajaj Friday said he was contemplating "shutting" down his club as he could not find a venue to host the I-League side's AFC Cup home match on May 1.

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Al Romaithi withdraws from AFC presidential election

Mohammed Khalfan Al Romaithi ended his attempt to unseat Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa when he pledged his support for the Bahraini on Thursday.

Australian players union slams FA's support for Sheikh Salman

Australia's professional players union slammed the country's support for the re-election of Asian Football Confederation President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa in the wake of the Hakeem al-Araibi affair.

AIFF President Praful Patel in race for AFC's FIFA council member election

The AFC Electoral Committee will be responsible for all tasks relating to the organisation, running and supervision of the elections. The FIFA Governance Committee will nominate representatives to monitor the running of the elections for FIFA Council positions.

UAE will be India's toughest challenge: Gouramangi Singh

India start their Asian Cup campaign on January 6 when they take on Thailand.

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Asian soccer head Sheikh Salman faces challenge for presidency

Sheikh Salman said in October he would be seeking a third term in office. He was first elected AFC president in 2013 to complete the term of disgraced former president Mohammed bin Hammam.

AFC must avoid return to 'turmoil and instability': Sheikh Salman

Sheikh Salman, who is seeking a third term in office, was first elected AFC president in 2013 to complete the term of disgraced former president Mohammed bin Hammam. 

Prince Ali focusing on football mission outside FIFA and AFC

The AFC holds its presidential poll on April 6 with Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa seeking a further term in office.

Sunil Chhetri wishes U-16 team luck ahead of their quarterfinal clash against South Korea

Sunil Chhetri congratulated the team and the manager Bibiano Fernandes for making the country proud by already equalling the best-ever finish in the tournament.

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