Two bib clad footballers on their mobile on the sidelines of what looks like a football training ground watch Arjen Robben score a goal and subsequently celebrate to remark, “Iss level ke saamne kuch to missing hai yaar,” which translates to ‘There’s definitely something missing when you compare it with this(European Level). The oh-so-flamboyant Ranbir Kapoor who also happens … [Read more...] about ISL 2018: #FanBannaPadega – A desperate plea or a threat?
"When is the I-League starting?" "Are Indian football league any good?" "Wasn’t the Kolkata Derby that took place last week a fixture of the I-League 2018-19" "What do you mean by the total number of teams have not been fixed yet and the fixtures are not out too " This is the conversation I had a with a die-hard fan of a certain European football club. He has … [Read more...] about Future of Indian Football league – I League FOR HERE OR TO GO?
Indian Football Team of U-20 category stunned the most successful world cup team of U-20 category, ARGENTINA, by 2-1 at the COTIF Cup in Spain. While on the same day, the U-16 Indian football team defeated the Asian champions Iraq by 1-0 in Jordan at the West Asian Football Federation Championship. Both events happened on Sunday, 5th of August 2018. Yes, this is nothing short … [Read more...] about U-20 Indian Football Team shocks Argentina with a miracle
The Indian Football players have shown an outstanding performance on the pitch in recent times. Not just the strikers who score goals but the defenders as well are combining well to help keep a clean sheet in the matches. The midfield has been exceptionally dynamic, changing the focus of attack subtly as and when required. Cumulatively, There has been a strong performance in … [Read more...] about 5 Current Indian Football Players Who are Giving Their Best
Footballs have come a long way since the first FIFA World Cup in 1930 where each half the match was played with two different type of balls. In fact, at the 1950 World Cup, football without lace was introduced first. Below are some fascinating stories about the FIFA World Cup footballs The Buckyball: Present Football Present footballs official shape name is a … [Read more...] about FIFA World Cup: Interesting Story of the Footballs
While predicting India at FIFA World Cup, let's not forget that next couple of weeks is a carnival for football fanatics all over the world as the 21st edition of the Football World Cup is underway in Russia. India is a country where football has a huge fan base and football fanatics all across the country will be glued to their TV screens all throughout the … [Read more...] about India at FIFA World Cup…2022, 2026,2030!! (Predicting the Future)
The Intercontinental Cup triumph was an achievement in itself but the AFC Asian Cup 2019 would be a different ball game, feels Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri. AFC Asian Cup a Different Challenge altogether "It (Intercontinental Cup) was a great preparatory tournament for us. We don't play teams like Kenya and New Zealand everyday. It was a different … [Read more...] about AFC Asian Cup is the Real Challenge – Sunil Chhetri
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is underway in Russia. A resident of West Bengal North 24 Parganas district, who is a die-hard fan of Argentinean striker Lionel Messi has painted his house in the colour of Argentina's flag. FIFA WC Fan paints his home in Argentina Colours The tea-seller, who is supporting the Lionel Messi led-side in the upcoming FIFA World Cup in Russia, has … [Read more...] about FIFA World Cup Fever Grips Indian Sports Fans
The 2018 FIFA World Cup has started. The biggest question on everybody's mind is about the Golden Boot probables. So here they are. Some of the greatest names in soccer are ready for the biggest sporting event on the planet. In Russia and all parts of the world it will be a party for 32 days starting from 14th June, 2018. The main aim of football is to score goals and … [Read more...] about FIFA World Cup 2018: Top Strikers in race for Golden Boot
India at FIFA World Cup: The Indian national football team played its first match in the year 1948 as a status of an independent nation at the Summer Olympics in Great Britain against France. The Indian national football team players played without footwear (some players played in socks while most played barefoot) 2 years later, the fourth edition of the Football World … [Read more...] about India at FIFA World Cup: A Brief History