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Sven-Goran Eriksson, Albert Roca emerge frontrunners as AIFF shortlists 35 for coach's job

Sven-Goran Eriksson, who was in charge of England for five years until 2006, had last month expressed his interest regarding the job to the All India Football Federation (AIFF).

National football coach will be appointed at the earliest: AIFF president

All India Football Federation president Praful Patel may consider appointing a big name as national team coach only if the candidate fits their criteria, saying the appointment will be done at the earliest.


Indian women football team can match any opposition in fitness: Coach Maymol Rocky

Indian women's football team head coach Maymol Rocky said that her players can now match any opposition in terms of fitness and the recently-introduced player tracking technology has helped in that aspect.

More than 250 applicants for Indian football team coach's job

The Indian football team's spirited showings in recent times seem to be having a ripple effect with the position of the men's coach attracting over 250 applications, an unprecedented number that also includes some well-known names from Europe.

Olympic Qualifiers Round 2: India women beat Indonesia 2-0 in opener

The Indian women's national team registered a 2-0 win over Indonesia in its opening match of the Olympic Qualifiers Round 2, going a step closer to making it to the 2020 Tokyo Games.

Minerva Punjab claim they have pulled out of Super Cup along with 7 other I-League clubs

Minerva Punjab FC claimed they have pulled out of the upcoming Super Cup along with seven other I-League teams, citing unfair treatment to the clubs by the All India Football Federation.


Eleven Indian Arrows players named in India's under-23 squad for match against Qatar

Eleven Indian Arrows players were named in the national squad for the match against reigning Asian Cup Champions Qatar in Doha on Monday ahead of the AFC U-23 Championship qualifiers.

India thrash Turkmenistan 10-0 in Turkish Women's Cup

Sanju produced a hattrick as the Indian women's team romped to a massive 10-0 victory against Turkmenistan in their second match of the Turkish Women's Cup in Alanya on Friday.

Indian beat Iran 1-0, begin Gold Cup campaign on winning note

Anju Tamang's match-winner in the 48th minute ensured India made it five wins in a row, having won the last four friendlies against Hong Kong and Indonesia respectively.

Asian Cup performance will have huge impact on Indian football: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

The Blue Tigers bowed out in the first round after losing back-to-back matches against hosts UAE and Bahrain.