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SAFF Cup: We didn't disappoint anyone else but ourselves, says Stephen Constantine

Indian football team lacked consistency and disappointed itself by going down in the SAFF Suzuki Cup final against Maldives, said chief coach Stephen Constantine.

Maldives declare public holiday after winning SAFF Cup title: Report

The Maldives government declared Tuesday to be a public holiday to celebrate the country's successful title-winning run at the SAFF Cup after the young side stunned the defending champions India in the final.

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SAFF Cup: India suffer 1-2 defeat against Maldives in final

Ibrahim Mahudhee Hussain and Ali Fasir scored in the 19th and 66th minutes respectively for Maldives against the run of play.

SAFF Cup Highlights: Maldives beat India 2-1 to become new champions

SAFF Cup Final, India vs Maldives Football Highlights: India went down 2-1 to Maldives in the final of the SAFF Cup in Dhaka.

Unbeaten India take on Maldives in SAFF Cup final, seek 8th title

Maldives have not played in the final in the last three editions, losing in the semifinals each time. India, on the other hand, has played in the final of all the earlier 11 editions except in 2003.

SAFF Cup: Ashique Kuruniyan, Lalianzuala Chhangte on target as India beat Sri Lanka 2-0

Ashique Kuruniyan and Lalianzuala Chhangte struck on either side of the break as defending champions India comfortably beat Sri Lanka 2-0 in their opening encounter of the SAFF Cup football tournament on Wednesday.

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India clubbed with Maldives, Sri Lanka in SAFF Cup Football Meet

The SAFF Suzuki Cup, the region's premier football tournament, will be played in Bangladesh from September 4 to 15 - marking the third time it has been staged in the country.

From wearing dad’s boots, Arjun Tudu takes big strides

Hailing from Jamshedpur, Tudu's father worked as a labourer and played village football. It was watching his father play that Tudu would start playing too.

India should push for ASEAN, Central Asia competitions: Stephen Constantine

India have long been the South Asian bullies but the team generally falls flat when pitted against tougher opponents from the continent.

India football team running hard, but not hard enough

India football team’s sports scientist sees players’ fitness improving, but admits there’s still a long way to go.

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