25 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The All India Football Federation feels hosting the Under 17 World Cup could act as a stepping stone to the country realizing its dream of playing in the FIFA World Cup, saying the boys competing in the mega event two years from now will form the backbone of future Indian teams.
15 Jul 2014
Fortaleza: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Brazil for successfully hosting the Football World Cup, saying the "beautiful game" has brought the world together.
08 Jun 2015
London: English football club Manchester United was on Monday named the world's most valuable football brand, replacing German club Bayern Munich, according to a report from consultancy Brand Finance.
30 Apr 2015
Doha: Qatar have sacked coach Djamel Belmadi just over a month before the start of their joint 2018 World Cup and Asian Cup qualifying campaign.
04 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Calling Sunil Chhetri the team's "talisman", national coach Stephen Constantine said the poacher can play for 4-5 years at the top level provided he kept himself fit.
27 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Highlighting on sports culture in India, Prime Miniter Narendra Modi today call on youths in Mann Ki Baat radio programme to make FIFA Under-17 World Cup football tournament successful which is scheduled to take place in India.
07 Apr 2015
Mercedes-Benz has hogged all the limelight in the World Car Awards at the New York Auto Show this year by bagging three top awards, a report said.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: In a fine gesture, the Sports Ministry on Tuesday announced that medallists from the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro will be given cash awards at par with the medal winners of last month's Olympic Games.
25 Aug 2016
New Delhi: When darkness in one’s life reaches its zenith, the ray of hope gives birth to a bright day. This saying stands perfect in the current scenario of Indian sports. Amid the disappointing show at Rio Olympics 2016, Indian sports' prospect again gets a breather as some extraordinary talents has risen to the occasion.