Acting on the Sports Ministry's directive to send nominations for this year's sports awards, the AIFF did not have much trouble in finalising the names
Coronavirus Outbreak: We must focus on things under our control right now, including fitness, says Sandesh Jhingan
The desire to hit the ground running on return has kept the Indian team footballers motivated amid the COVID-19 pandemic, says defender Sandesh Jhingan.
Coronavirus Outbreak: All India Football Federation's campaign for promoting fitness during lockdown receives huge response from fans
The initiative has garnered 1.56 million impressions across social media platforms and has seen widescale participation from across the nation and all age groups, the AIFF said in a release
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Sandesh Jhingan, Jeje Lalpekhlua called up for 18-day national football camp
Jhingan had been sidelined because of a knee injury which he sustained six months ago, while Jeje is returning from a knee injury he suffered in June last year
ISL 2019-20: After season plagued by injuries and mismanagement, Eelco Schattorie deserves second chance at Kerala Blasters
Schattorie took NorthEast United FC to the semi-finals for the first time in the club's history in the 2018/19 season, an achievement that earned him the position at Kerala Blasters
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: India skipper Sunil Chhetri urges teammates to pull up socks ahead of Afghanistan clash
Talismanic captain Sunil Chhetri on Tuesday asked his teammates to pull up their socks and produce an improved performance in the team's crunch World Cup qualifying round match against Afghanistan on Thursday
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Igor Stimac says astro-turf, sub-zero temperatures will make India's task tougher against Afghanistan
The away fixture against Afghanistan on 14 November is crucial for India to remain in the hunt in the World Cup qualifying. The Afghans are placed third in the group with one win and two losses, a notch above India who have two draws and a defeat so far.
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: India coach Igor Stimac names 23-man squad for Bangladesh clash, Sandesh Jhingan misses out through injury
Defenders Sandesh Jhingan and Anwar Ali (Jr) were ruled out the match to be played at VYBK Stadium due to injuries, while Halicharan Narzary, Farukh Choudhary and Nishu Kumar did not make it to the final 23 and were released from the national camp
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: India still favourites despite Sandesh Jhingan's injury-forced absence, says Bangladesh coach
The injury-induced absence of Sandesh Jhingan may have hurt India's defence but Bangladesh head coach Jamie Day on Friday said the Sunil Chhetri-led side will still start overwhelming favourites in the upcoming World Cup qualifier.
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: India's Sandesh Jhingan ruled out of Bangladesh clash due to ankle injury
Defender Sandesh Jhingan was on Thursday ruled out of India's Group E FIFA World Cup qualifier against Bangladesh to be played at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on 15 October.
United Sikkim FC will be closed down after 15 years of existence during which it made it to the country top-tier I-League in 2012-13 season after winning the second division league.
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Igor Stimac rues India's one-man attack, says 'Sunil Chhetri can't score every time'
Sunil Chhetri scored the only goal for India as they took the lead against Oman but eventually lost the match 1-2 despite creating numerous chances.
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Defeat to Oman despite domination shows India need to take chances and close out games
India failed to take their chances early on and conceded two late goals to suffer a heartbreaking loss against Oman in their opening 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier.
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.
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.
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
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.
Defending champions India will start their campaign against Tajikistan as they start their preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers
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