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Real Kashmir rope in Football for Peace-founder Kashif Siddiqi

The 33-year-old Kashif Siddiqi is the co-founder of Football For Peace, which was established in 2006 by FIFA and Elias Figueroa by United Nations, to reconcile humanity with a global relevance.

Jobby Justin says I-League is India's best league, but made sense to move to ISL

Jobby Justin, the 25-year-old India striker who made his international debut in July 2019, was at the centre of a transfer row between two clubs from the I-League and ISL till last month.


Minerva Punjab FC sells 50 per cent stake to RoundGlass Sports

The last one month saw Ranjit Bajaj venting his anger on the AIFF for making the Indian Super League the top competition in the country.

FIFA seeks update from Indian FA as club turmoil rumbles on

The AIFF's plan to merge the franchise-based Indian Super League (ISL) with the I-League has faced major obstacles and there is little clarity on the roadmap, leaving stakeholders and fans confused about the future of club football.

Bhaichung Bhutia bats for joint ISL, I League promotion-relegation system

Top I-League clubs such as Minerva Punjab, Mohun Bagan and East Bengal have written to FIFA president Gianni Infantino, asking for his help in their fight for survival in Indian football.

High Court tells AIFF TW3 test not conclusive, claims Minerva Punjab

Minerva Punjab's U-13 squad member Tushar Chaudhary, who was found to be overage on the basis of results obtained from the TW3 test (Tanner-Whitehouse) had moved court.


AIFF vs I-League: All you need to know about the ongoing tussle

AIFF is likely to induct ISL as the country's premier league in an Executive Meet on July 3. The federation's general secretary has pointed due to an agreement penned in 2010, ISL will be made the “most senior and prestigious” competition of Indian football.

I-League to approach court if ISL is made top league, AIFF calls it premature, unfair

"With media reports indicating that the ISL being announced as the top division league post an Executive committee meeting scheduled for July 3rd, the I-League clubs are standing united stronger than ever," the I League clubs said in a joint statement.

I-League decides to take Minerva owner Ranjit Bajaj to Ethics Committee for social media 'outbursts'

An AIFF official said that Bajaj's name was not taken but the members took the decision that a proposal for action regarding his constant social media criticism directed to the federation will be sent to the Ethics Committee.

No I-League committee decision on Super Cup pull-outs, matter sent to Disciplinary Committee

The I-League Committee meeting, which was held before the Super Cup summit clash on Saturday, was chaired by AIFF senior vice president Subrata Dutta.