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Indian football talisman Sunil Chhetri voted 'Favourite Player' of AFC Asian Cup 2019 in fan poll
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Indian football talisman Sunil Chhetri voted 'Favourite Player' of AFC Asian Cup 2019 in fan poll

Sunil Chhetri scored twice during the group stage of the Asian Cup in the beginning of last year. Both goals came in their 4-1 drubbing of Thailand in the opening match.

Copa America 2019: Qatar learning ropes of top-flight football the hard way, determined to excel in next year's edition
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Copa America 2019: Qatar learning ropes of top-flight football the hard way, determined to excel in next year's edition

Qatar had their first exposure to top-flight football playing in Copa America 2019 which should hold them in good stead when they host the FIFA World Cup in 2022

AFC Asian Cup 2019: India will face their toughest test against host nation UAE, says former defender Gouramangi Singh
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AFC Asian Cup 2019: India will face their toughest test against host nation UAE, says former defender Gouramangi Singh

India start their AFC Asian Cup campaign on 6 January when they take on Thailand. They will play UAE on 10 January followed by the match against Bahrain on 14 January.

International friendlies: Sunil Chhetri-less India suffer defeat to Jordan despite improved second-half performance
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International friendlies: Sunil Chhetri-less India suffer defeat to Jordan despite improved second-half performance

India went down 1-2 to Jordan in an international football friendly on Saturday, an improved second-half performance failing to salvage a draw for the visitors.

ISL 2018-19: Coaches, international players divided over three mid-season breaks scheduled for fifth season
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ISL 2018-19: Coaches, international players divided over three mid-season breaks scheduled for fifth season

The ISL organisers have introduced breaks keeping in mind the Indian national team's preparations for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup.

Indian football team to play friendly against China in October as preparation for AFC Asian Cup
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Indian football team to play friendly against China in October as preparation for AFC Asian Cup

The Indian Football team will face China in a friendly in FIFA's October window allocated for friendly matches. The match will be a part of India's preparations for the AFC Cup in 2019.

Stephen Constantine says India 'very close' to finalising friendly away game against Saudi Arabia in November
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Stephen Constantine says India 'very close' to finalising friendly away game against Saudi Arabia in November

Indian football head coach Stephen Constantine on Sunday revealed that India is "very close" to finalising a friendly away game against Saudi Arabia in November as a part of the preparations for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup

2019 AFC Asian Cup draw at Dubai, highlights: India in Group A with hosts UAE, Thailand and Bahrain
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2019 AFC Asian Cup draw at Dubai, highlights: India in Group A with hosts UAE, Thailand and Bahrain

Catch all the latest updates from the 2019 AFC Asian Cup draw as India look to be drawn in an easy group.

AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers: Subrata Paul dropped from 32-member Indian squad for upcoming Kyrgyz Republic match
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AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers: Subrata Paul dropped from 32-member Indian squad for upcoming Kyrgyz Republic match

Subrata Paul is also the first Indian goalkeeper to sign for a foreign club, having signed up with FC Vestsjaelland of Denmark in January 2014

ISL 2017-18: Taking highs and lows in his stride, Lallianzuala 'Zuala' Chhangte optimistic of bright future
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ISL 2017-18: Taking highs and lows in his stride, Lallianzuala 'Zuala' Chhangte optimistic of bright future

An optimist at heart, Zola Chhangte has taken the highs and the lows in his stride and despite enduring a poor season with Delhi Dynamos, he believes things will work out in the end.

India's unbeaten run in 2017 helps team move up three places to 102nd spot in FIFA rankings
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India's unbeaten run in 2017 helps team move up three places to 102nd spot in FIFA rankings

India, who are just above 103rd placed Qatar, are ranked 14th among Asian countries.

Stephen Constantine set for contract extension, Luis Norton De Matos to stay till end of I-League season
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Stephen Constantine set for contract extension, Luis Norton De Matos to stay till end of I-League season

Portuguese Luis Norton De Matos' contract will run until the end of the I-League, where he will be coaching the Indian Arrows.

AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: India stretch unbeaten streak but complacency hurt them against Myanmar
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AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: India stretch unbeaten streak but complacency hurt them against Myanmar

Behind all the glitz which comes with an unbeaten streak in international football, lies the stark reality that India are yet to fulfill their true potential — technically and tactically.

Indian football team gains two spots in FIFA rankings, moves to 105
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Indian football team gains two spots in FIFA rankings, moves to 105

India were ranked 107th last month but they are now at 105th in the latest rankings, courtesy their win over Macau in the AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers

AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: Coach Stephen Constantine praises Balwant Singh for making an impact in India's win
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AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: Coach Stephen Constantine praises Balwant Singh for making an impact in India's win

Constantine's team have now remained unbeaten in eleven games on the trot since the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers Playoff Round 1 match against Laos in June.

AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: India must exploit Macau's struggling defence in crucial away tie
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AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: India must exploit Macau's struggling defence in crucial away tie

Constantine’s gameplan should be all about ruthlessness. India should look for goals right from the start and put Macau on the backfoot early on in the match.

AFC Asian Cup qualifier: Sunil Chhetri says mid-match rebuke from Stephen Constantine motivated them
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AFC Asian Cup qualifier: Sunil Chhetri says mid-match rebuke from Stephen Constantine motivated them

Talismanic striker Sunil Chhetri today said a mid-match dressing down from coach Stephen Constantine got the best out of the Indian football team in its AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifier against Kyrgyzstan.

AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: Sunil Chhetri's sensational winner earns India hard-fought win over Kyrgyz Republic
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AFC Asian Cup Qualifier: Sunil Chhetri's sensational winner earns India hard-fought win over Kyrgyz Republic

Captain Sunil Chhetri stamped his class yet again as he scored the match-winner to fire India to a 1-0 win over Kyrgyzstan in a fast-pace and entertaining AFC Asian Cup qualifier match in Bengaluru on Tuesday.

Highlights AFC Asian Cup qualifier, India vs Kyrgyz Republic: Sunil Chhetri helps India see off Kyrgyz Republic
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Highlights AFC Asian Cup qualifier, India vs Kyrgyz Republic: Sunil Chhetri helps India see off Kyrgyz Republic

Catch Live score and all updates from Group A encounter in the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers match between India and Kyrgyz Republic

AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: Sunil Chhetri says victory over Kyrgyz Republic will bolster India's chances
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AFC Asian Cup qualifiers: Sunil Chhetri says victory over Kyrgyz Republic will bolster India's chances

India's star striker Sunil Chhetri says a win against Kyrgyz Republic in the upcoming match on 13 June will boost the team's chances of qualifying for the 2019 Asian Cup.