16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Indian football team jumped four places to be at 148th spot in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday, on the back of an impressive 4-1 win over higher-ranked Puerto Rico last week.
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.
31 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Komal struck twice as the Indian U-16 football team scripted a resounding victory, defeating German lower division outfit, Sportfreunde Siegen 5-0 at Duisburg, Germany.
04 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Indian national football team will play Bhutan in an unofficial away practice game on August 13 after the proposed tour of the United States of America did not materialise.
06 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Indian football team's downward spiral in the FIFA rankings continued as it slipped five places to 172nd in the latest chart, the second lowest ever, courtesy two back-to-back losses.
10 Jun 2015
Bengaluru: An acid test awaits the Indian football team as it gets ready to host higher-ranked Oman in the second round opening match of AFC qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup here on Thursday.
30 Nov 2016
Hours after an aircraft carrying 81 people, including a Brazilian football team, crashed in central Colombia, AFP reported that five people have survived the crash. However, 76 bodies have been recovered from the crashed plane. Rescue operations are underway. An aircraft, including Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense and journalists covering their match, has crashed in central Colombia, officials and media reported, but heavy rain has halted rescue operations.
08 Jun 2015
Bengaluru: Indian footballers Jeje Lalpekhlua and Jackichand Singh today said the army training which the players underwent here as a new concept in team building exercise has inspired and taught them a lesson to remain united while taking on the opponents.
06 Feb 2016
Shillong: Returning from a prolonged layoff, defending champion Tarundeep Rai produced his best along with country's Olympic hope Deepika Kumari to top their respective qualification rounds as India reigned supreme in re-curve archery competitions of the 12th South Asian Games here yesterday.