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Sunil Chhetri says improvement in Indian football seems small when compared to other Asian powers
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Sunil Chhetri says improvement in Indian football seems small when compared to other Asian powers

Chhetri said the country still needs to do a lot of work to narrow the gap with the Asian powers and reach the top 10 in the continent.

India slip two places to 103 in FIFA rankings, Algeria leapfrog 28 places after Africa Cup triumph
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India slip two places to 103 in FIFA rankings, Algeria leapfrog 28 places after Africa Cup triumph

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

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 249: India's 1-1 draw against Syria, mixed results for Indian shuttlers at Indonesia Open and more
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 249: India's 1-1 draw against Syria, mixed results for Indian shuttlers at Indonesia Open and more

In today's episode, we discuss India's Intercontinental Cup campaign, Indian shuttlers' show at the Indonesia Open, ISSF Junior World Cup results and more.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: India's best showing of the tournament comes in inconsequential match, hold Syria 1-1
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: India's best showing of the tournament comes in inconsequential match, hold Syria 1-1

India denied Syria a place in the Intercontinental Cup final after a convincing performance, for the most part, in a 1-1 draw at the EKA Stadium in Ahmedabad.

India vs Syria, Highlights, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match: India finish bottom after 1-1 draw with Syria
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India vs Syria, Highlights, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match: India finish bottom after 1-1 draw with Syria

Catch all the action and updates from Intercontinental Cup 2019 clash between India and Syria on our live blog here.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: India pay price for defensive errors yet again with 2-5 defeat against DPR Korea
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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.

India vs DPR Korea, Highlights, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match: Dominant Korea thrash hapless India 5-2
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India vs DPR Korea, Highlights, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match: Dominant Korea thrash hapless India 5-2

Follow live commentary and all the updates from India vs DPR Korea Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football match on our blog here.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: India hope for improved show in do-or-die match against North Korea
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: India hope for improved show in do-or-die match against North Korea

Defending champions India suffered a 2-4 defeat against Tajikistan on 7 July and that result has placed them in a precarious position in the race for the final.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: Tajikistan have one foot in final after comfortable victory over Syria
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: Tajikistan have one foot in final after comfortable victory over Syria

Tajikistan beat Syria 2-0 to virtually book a berth in the final of the Hero Intercontinental Cup football tournament at the EKA Arena on Wednesday.

Firstpost Spodcast Episode 242: USA clinch FIFA Women's World Cup, Tajikistan stun India at Intercontinental Cup and more
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Firstpost Spodcast Episode 242: USA clinch FIFA Women's World Cup, Tajikistan stun India at Intercontinental Cup and more

In today's episode, we discuss USA's FIFA Women's World Cup triumph, India's defeat to Tajikistan at the Intercontinental Cup and cricket news from the World Cup and The Ashes

Intercontinental Cup 2019: Sunil Chhetri's brace goes in vain as Tajikistan thump India 4-2 in tournament opener
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: Sunil Chhetri's brace goes in vain as Tajikistan thump India 4-2 in tournament opener

Tajikistan scored four goals in the second half, taking advantage of India's poor defending, to grab all three points from the first match.

Highlights, India vs Tajikistan, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match, Full Score: India lose 2-4 despite Chhetri's brace
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Highlights, India vs Tajikistan, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match, Full Score: India lose 2-4 despite Chhetri's brace

India vs Tajikistan, LIVE SCORE, Intercontinental Cup 2019 Football Match Live Updates: Defending champions India lost the first match against Tajikistan by a margin of 2-4.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: Defensive instability, lack of back-ups for Sunil Chhetri concern India ahead of Tajikistan clash
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: Defensive instability, lack of back-ups for Sunil Chhetri concern India ahead of Tajikistan clash

Tajikistan have lost their last five matches in a row but with India still just finding their feet in a new, possession-based approach, there is a chance of an upset.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: India coach Igor Stimac announces 25-player list ahead of upcoming tournament
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: India coach Igor Stimac announces 25-player list ahead of upcoming tournament

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac on Friday named a list of 25 players ahead of the Intercontinental Cup, slated to kick off at the EKA Arena, Ahmedabad from 7 July.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: Igor Stimac recalls Anas Edathodika from retirement; defender named in India's 35-member probables
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: Igor Stimac recalls Anas Edathodika from retirement; defender named in India's 35-member probables

Indian football head coach Igor Stimac has called defender Anas Edathodika out of his retirement to be included among 35 probables for next month's Intercontinental Cup in a clear move to address the team's woes in central defence.

Intercontinental Cup 2019: Defending champions India to take on Tajikistan in opening clash
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Intercontinental Cup 2019: Defending champions India to take on Tajikistan in opening clash

India will be heading into the tournament on the back of a promising show in the King's Cup in Thailand, where they finished third.

King's Cup 2019: Igor Stimac says India's intention against Thailand will not change despite loss against Curacao
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King's Cup 2019: Igor Stimac says India's intention against Thailand will not change despite loss against Curacao

Centre-back Sandesh Jhingan, who played a pivotal role in India's last win against Thailand, said that while the 4-1 victory was great, the upcoming encounter will be a different ball game altogether.

AFC Asian Cup: India goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu says 2019 tournament is like World Cup for team
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AFC Asian Cup: India goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu says 2019 tournament is like World Cup for team

Goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu feels that the victorious campaign at the Intercontinental Cup has helped the team prepare for the AFC Asian Cup.

Asian Games 2018: IOA sticks to selection criteria as confusion looms over Indian men's football team's participation
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Asian Games 2018: IOA sticks to selection criteria as confusion looms over Indian men's football team's participation

The All India Football Federation (AIFF), which is believed to have got positive fillers from the Sports Ministry, stated that it is very hopeful of being cleared for the multi-sport extravaganza.

Indian men's football team cleared to play in Asian Games, women's team waiting for decision
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Indian men's football team cleared to play in Asian Games, women's team waiting for decision

The Indian men's football team has got the official confirmation to participate in the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta, days after national coach Stephen Constantine appealed to the government to send a team for the mega sporting event.