In the recent rankings released by FIFA, India fell two places to 103 after it lost two matches and drew one in the Intercontinental Cup earlier this month
2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India handed stiff challenges, must aim for smooth sailing in Asian Cup qualification
After being handed a tough group in second round of 2022 World Cup qualifiers, India must look to gain maximum points possible to smoothen the process of qualification for 2023 Asian Cup.
2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Round 2: India drawn alongside hosts Qatar in Group E of Asian qualifiers
India's opponents for Round 2 of the World Cup and Asia Cup qualifiers have been revealed, with Igor Stimac's men draw alongside Qatar and Oman among others
Intercontinental Cup 2019: Coach Igor Stimac makes 'long-term' gains for India despite disappointing defeat to DPR Korea
India lost the Intercontinental Cup tie to DPR Korea by the margin of 2-5 but the match helped coach Igor Stimac to get a better idea of his side's strengths.
Intercontinental Cup 2019: India pay price for defensive errors yet again with 2-5 defeat against DPR Korea
India lost the crucial match 2-5 against DPR Korea despite a spirited performance in the second half as defensive errors once again costed the team big time.
Intercontinental Cup 2019: Sunil Chhetri says India need to learn from mistakes made against Tajikistan
Chhetri, who grabbed a brace in India's 2-4 loss in the opening game against Tajikistan on 7 July, said that the whole team was working hard to bounce back from the defeat and stressed on the importance of keeping calm.
Intercontinental Cup 2019: Players laud coach Igor Stimac's focus on team's fitness during off-season
The Indian team coached by Igor Stimac will kick off their Intercontinental Cup campaign against Tajikistan on 7 July
India U-16 football team to kick off preparations for AFC U-16 Championships with participation in Istanbul Cup
The colts, who finished runner-up in the five-nation WAFF U-16 Championship, will play Turkey and Oman in the tournament followed by a friendly match against the junior side of Turkish club Besiktas before returning to India.
In a drab first half, the Indian Colts had an opportunity to go ahead as early as the 13th minute but Givson's shot missed the goal by a whisker as DPR Korea survived an early scare.
The Indians, however, started the match on an attacking note and tested the opposition defence early on. In the 9th minute, Vikram Pratap Singh shot inches wide of the goal as the Indian U-16s pressed to take an early lead.
Going by form and pedigree, Spain have their nose ahead, but the Asian surprise package has shown tremendous grit and purpose on its way to the last eight stage in the ongoing edition.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017, Spain vs Korea DPR, Football Match Result: European champions beat North Korea
Catch the Live score and all the updates from Group D clash between Spain and Korea DPR in the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 from Kochi
The Koreans are unlikely to test Spain's tactically superior side at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
Brazil to kick off their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaign against Spain at Kochi on 7 October