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AFC Asian Cup: Sunil Chhetri feels India should play against top-10 Asian sides ahead of tournament
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AFC Asian Cup: Sunil Chhetri feels India should play against top-10 Asian sides ahead of tournament

Chhetri, who turns 34 in August, said the team should not get carried away with the triumph in the Intercontinental Cup and it should continue to work hard to perform well in Asian Cup.

Intercontinental Cup: India played well to clinch title, but coach Stephen Constantine still has problems to fix
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Intercontinental Cup: India played well to clinch title, but coach Stephen Constantine still has problems to fix

Now that India clinched the four-nation tournament, it can be said that Constantine did enough to silence his critics. But the team is definitely not bereft of problems

Intercontinental Cup: India coach Stephen Constantine praises Sunil Chhetri, says team has real chance at 2019 AFC Asian Cup
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Intercontinental Cup: India coach Stephen Constantine praises Sunil Chhetri, says team has real chance at 2019 AFC Asian Cup

Indian coach Stephen Constantine praised captain Sunil Chhetri and Gurpreet Singh Sandhu after India beat Kenya to win the Intercontinental Cup.

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

India will play in FIFA World Cup very soon, says sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
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India will play in FIFA World Cup very soon, says sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore cited the beautiful game's rising popularity even as India skipper Sunil Chhetri recently pleaded the fans to throng the stadiums to watch the national team play in the Intercontinental Cup in Mumbai.

Intercontinental Cup final: India take on Kenya aiming to end memorable tournament on positive note
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Intercontinental Cup final: India take on Kenya aiming to end memorable tournament on positive note

A tough and possibly a long night — potential extra time and penalties — awaits India against Kenya in the Intercontinental Cup on Sunday, but there's a lot to be gained from it apart from a glittering trophy.

AFC Asian Cup: Stephen Constantine says hardworking, versatile players will be preferred for India's 23-man squad
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AFC Asian Cup: Stephen Constantine says hardworking, versatile players will be preferred for India's 23-man squad

Indian coach Stephen Constantine on Saturday shed light on his selection policy and hinted that he will prefer picking players with a good "work rate" and ability to comfortably play in one of more positions while selecting the 23-man Indian squad for the AFC Asian Cup.

Intercontinental Cup: Kenya coach Sebastian Migne says team isn't eyeing revenge over India in grand finale
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Intercontinental Cup: Kenya coach Sebastian Migne says team isn't eyeing revenge over India in grand finale

Kenya coach Sebastian Migne on Saturday played down any talk of seeking revenge against India in the summit clash but reiterated it was a referee blunder that saw his team lose 0-3 to the hosts in the league game of the Intercontinental Cup in Mumbai.

AIFF yet to receive official confirmation for Asian Games 2018 participation, says India coach Stephen Constantine
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AIFF yet to receive official confirmation for Asian Games 2018 participation, says India coach Stephen Constantine

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) is yet to receive any written or official confirmation from the Indian government or the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) regarding the participation of the Indian U-23 team at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta in August

Intercontinental Cup: Kenya hammer struggling Chinese Taipei to set up summit clash against hosts India
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Intercontinental Cup: Kenya hammer struggling Chinese Taipei to set up summit clash against hosts India

India will face Kenya in the summit clash of Intercontinental Cup after the African side hammered a listless Chinese Taipei 4-0 in the last league match of the four-nation football tournament on Friday

Intercontinental Cup 2018: Udanta Singh says playing alongside 'idol' Sunil Chhetri brings out the best in him
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Intercontinental Cup 2018: Udanta Singh says playing alongside 'idol' Sunil Chhetri brings out the best in him

Nippy Indian football team winger Kumam Udanta Singh says playing alongside "idol" Sunil Chhetri brings out the best in him.

Intercontinental Cup: India's loss to New Zealand puts spotlight on hosts' lack of squad depth
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Intercontinental Cup: India's loss to New Zealand puts spotlight on hosts' lack of squad depth

Stephen Constantine's men escaped with a narrow loss as the Kiwis’ wastefulness in the attacking third saved India the blushes.

Intercontinental Cup 2018: New Zealand pick first win of tournament with victory over Chinese Taipei
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Intercontinental Cup 2018: New Zealand pick first win of tournament with victory over Chinese Taipei

New Zealand registered their first win of the Intercontinental Cup football tournament after they defeated Chinese Taipei 1-0 on Tuesday, courtesy a penalty goal by Myer Bevan.

Sunil Chhetri shows the way forward with simplicity and honesty in an age of marketing gimmicks
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Sunil Chhetri shows the way forward with simplicity and honesty in an age of marketing gimmicks

Chhetri rightly calls football the "most beautiful" sport in the world. The best gimmicks in football happen on the field, those planned in corporate meetings sometimes can't match up. Don't believe it? Come and watch Sunil Chhetri play once. Please come!

Intercontinental Cup 2018: From Sunil Chhetri to Virender Sehwag, here's how Twitter reacted to India's win over Kenya
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Intercontinental Cup 2018: From Sunil Chhetri to Virender Sehwag, here's how Twitter reacted to India's win over Kenya

Twitter world went berserk in its appreciation of the Blue Tigers, who clearly became the toast of the nation on a Monday evening.

Intercontinental Cup 2018: Sunil Chhetri strikes twice in 100th match as India beat Kenya in front of capacity crowd
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Intercontinental Cup 2018: Sunil Chhetri strikes twice in 100th match as India beat Kenya in front of capacity crowd

Chhetri earned a penalty to break the deadlock in the 68th minute. Jeje Lalpekhlua then doubled the lead in the 71st minute before Chhetri's stoppage time (90+1) goal as fans went berserk.

Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri's plea answered, Mumbai Football Arena sold out ahead of captain's 100th match
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Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri's plea answered, Mumbai Football Arena sold out ahead of captain's 100th match

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri's plea ensured the venue for Monday’s contest, Mumbai Football Arena, has been sold out hours before the start of India's second group fixture in the Intercontinental Cup against Kenya.

Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri's emotional plea to fans highlights AIFF's lack of effort to promote the game in India
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Intercontinental Cup: Sunil Chhetri's emotional plea to fans highlights AIFF's lack of effort to promote the game in India

Sunil Chhetri's spontaneous and emotional appeal will be successful if fans come to the stadium, but it'll truly be successful if it makes AIFF introspect about several issues.

Sunil Chhetri’s century: From baby-faced assassin to wise veteran, the Indian captain’s journey in a nutshell
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Sunil Chhetri’s century: From baby-faced assassin to wise veteran, the Indian captain’s journey in a nutshell

Sunil Chhetri is the hero India needs, but may be not the one it deserves. So till the time another baby-faced assassin shows up on the field, India will dread the eventual departure of the former.

Sunil Chhetri's fitness and form will be important for India's prospects in Asian Cup 2019, says Bhaichung Bhutia
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Sunil Chhetri's fitness and form will be important for India's prospects in Asian Cup 2019, says Bhaichung Bhutia

"It's important that Sunil Chhetri is fit and at his prime. He has done exceptionally well for his country and club," said former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia