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newsfootballa month ago

ISL 2021-22 | Sunil Chhetri signs fresh two-year deal with Bengaluru FC

Indian skipper Sunil Chhetri has penned down a fresh two-year deal with Bengaluru FC that will keep him at the club till 2023. The talismanic striker joined the Blues way back in 2013 - their debut season and has been an instrumental figure in each of their trophy wins over the years.
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featurefootballa month ago

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | India vs Afghanistan - match preview, key players, when and where to watch

The Indian football team registered their first win of the ongoing World Cup Qualifiers against Bangladesh in the previous game. However, they need at least a draw against Afghanistan to finish at the third position in Group E and further their case for qualification to the 2023 AFC Asian Cup.
sounak mullick
newsfootball2 months ago

Sunil Chhetri trains like is he 25, plays like he is 25, and scores goals like he is 25, exclaims Igor Stimac

Indian football team coach Igor Stimac feels that talismanic striker Sunil Chhetri has defied his age with the class act against Bangladesh in the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers, on Monday evening. The forward scored a brace against their arch-rivals to bring up India's first win after 11 mathces.
Press Release
newsfootball2 months ago

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | Indian players worked their socks off against Bangladesh, admits Igor Stimac

Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac admitted that the players worked their socks off en-route to their 2-0 win over Bangladesh on Monday evening. Skipper Sunil Chhetri scored a couple of goals in the second half to propel India to their first win in the ongoing 2022 World Cup Qualifiers.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball2 months ago

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | India vs Bangladesh - match preview, key players, when and where to watch

India will aim for nothing less than a win when they take on arch-rivals Bangladesh in the ongoing 2022 World Cup Qualifiers, on Monday. The Blue Tigers are yet to register a single win in the ongoing World Cup qualifying campaign, having lost three and sharing points on as many occasions.
sounak mullick
featurefootball2 months ago

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers | India vs Qatar - match preview, key players, when and where to watch

With qualification for the 2022 World Cup all but over, India will be aiming to be log as many points as possible in the remaining games to stay in the hunt for a spot in the 2023 AFC Asian Cup. The Blue Tigers are set to lock horns with Qatar, a team that is 47 places higher in the FIFA rankings.
sounak mullick
newsfootball2 months ago

Reports | Igor Stimac to excuse players affected with Covid-19 for 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac only wants players who are fit and ready to play for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, in Qatar. Full back Prabir Das is already infected by Covid-19, while Arindam Bhattacharya lost his mother to the deadly virus a few days back.
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featurefootball3 months ago

Is AFC trying too hard to tick-off responsibilities, but at what expense?

Indian athletes not allowed to travel overseas owing to the recent surge in Covid-19 cases in the country. However, the apex football body has decided to carry on with the AFC Cup, which has two Indian clubs, in the Maldives, a country that has requested to postpone the matches.
sounak mullick
newsfootball3 months ago

2021 AFC Cup | Bengaluru FC arrive in Maldives ahead of Eagles FC tie

Bengaluru FC, who are set to play against local side Eagles FC on May 11 in their AFC Cup play-offs, landed in Male, Maldives, on Friday. If they win the upcoming match, the Blues will join ISL club ATK-Mohun Bagan, Maziya FC (Maldives) and Basundhara Kings (Bangladesh) in Group D of the qualifiers.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 months ago

Sunil Chhetri hands over Twitter account to ‘real-life heroes’ to combat Covid crisis

Indian football legend Sunil Chhetri has handed over his Twitter account to ‘real-life heroes’, who are working hard to eradicate the Covid-19 situation. The national team skipper has around 1.6 million followers on the social media platform and it will help the concerned people get better reach.
SportsCafe Desk