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AIFF proposes domestic league roadmap till 2024/25 for ISL, I-League clubs

The proposed roadmap by the officials of AIFF and AFC outlines the domestic structure for the coming five years, where a joint-league with promotion and relegation will be introduced by steps within the 2024/25 season.

Winger Udanta Singh says all World Cup qualifying round matches will be 'real test' for India

Udanta said the team has learnt from its strengths and weaknesses during the Kings' Cup in Thailand in June and Intercontinental Cup in Ahmedabad in July.


AIFF eyes football renaissance with 'Baby Leagues'

Baby Leagues are organised in seven age groups of Under-6, Under-7, Under-8, Under-9, Under-10, Under-11 and Under-12. The number of participating children reached 21,471 last year itself and it rose to 43,575 this year, according to the figures provided by the All India Football Federation.

Complex issues but work closely with AIFF for solution: FIFA tells I-League clubs

Six I-League clubs, led by former I-League champions Minerva Punjab, had questioned the All India Football Federation's move to award the top league status to the privately-run Indian Super League (ISL).

India’s deflating football

In the last decade, more clubs have either shut shop or scaled down their operations than those who have entered — or stayed in — the top division, The Indian Express writes.

AIFF wants I-League and ISL to run parallel for next 2-3 years

After meeting the representatives of I-League clubs on Wednesday, Praful Patel said AFC's recognition for I-League is necessary so that it can co-exist with the Indian Super League.


'Tiki-taka with Indian football': Chennai City write to AIFF to attend Executive Committee meeting

I-League champions Chennai City FC wrote to All India Football Federation on Tuesday requesting the governing body to grant the club a special invitation to the Executive Committee meeting.

Super Cup fiasco: Rs 10 lakh fine for 5 clubs, Rs 5 lakh for East Bengal

The Committee did not give any decision against Mohun Bagan and referred the case for arbitration since the Kolkata side did not sign for participation.

Croatian World Cupper Igor Stimac set to be appointed Indian football team coach

Croatia's World Cupper and former manager Igor Stimac is set to become Indian football team's head coach after the AIFF's Technical Committee Thursday recommended his name for the top job.

Stuck at Delhi Airport, Doru Isac appears for India technical director job interview via Skype

Upon landing at Delhi’s IGI Airport on Monday morning, Romanian Doru Isac wasn’t allowed to go past the immigration since he did not have sufficient paperwork.

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