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Yearender 2021: Big Little Sunil Chhetri Sparks In Quite Year For Indian Football

Dec 29, 2021 Abhishek Hore

India won a record-extending eighth SAFF Championship title but for a nation seeking to relive its glory days and re-establish itself on the big stage, a triumph in a regional tournament is not something it would like to contend with.

SAFF Football Championship Final: India Seek Eighth Title, Face Sprightly Nepal

Oct 15, 2021 PTI

The final will be the 12th for India in 13 editions which shows the domination of India in this regional tournament.

India Vs Nepal, SAFF Football Championship Final, Live Streaming: When And Where To Watch

Seven-time champions India face history-chasing Nepal in the 2021 SAFF Championship final. Check match and telecast details of the IND vs NEP football clash.

Sunil Chhetri Brace Helps India Beat Maldives, Enter SAFF Football Championship Final

Oct 14, 2021 Jayanta Oinam

Needing a win to enter the SAFF Championship 2021 final, India defeated holders and hosts Maldives 3-1. Blue Tigers face Nepal in the title clash.

India Football Team Can't Depend On Just One Player To Score Goals: Igor Stimac

India have so far scored two goals in the ongoing SAFF Championships and both came through Sunil Chhetri, who equalled legendary Pele with his 77th strike in the match against Nepal.

11 October, 2021

What Ails Indian Football? Blame It On AIFF's Top-down Approach


Quick-fix solutions will not take Indian football anywhere. Hosting big FIFA-sanctioned events would not mask the problems facing the sport.

07 October, 2021

SAFF 2021: Blue Tigers Play Out Goalless Draw Against Sri Lanka As Indian Football Team Hits New Low


The seven-time champions paid the price of not creating enough chances and wasting those they got against a Sri Lankan side 98 places below them in the FIFA rankings.

06 October, 2021

SAFF Football Championship: India Aim To Register Tournament’s First Win Vs Sri Lanka


Against Sri Lanka on Thursday, India head coach Igor Stimac might bring in some changes in the starting XI to take a look at the bench strength.

05 October, 2021

SAFF Championship: Igor Stimac Slams India Football Team For Making 'Unnecessary Mistakes'


India were held to a 1-1 draw by a 10-man Bangladesh side in Male, Maldives on Monday.

04 October, 2021

SAFF Football Championship: Full Schedule And Watch Live Streaming Of India's Matches

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Seven-time champions India are the overwhelming favourites to win the 2021 edition of SAFF Championship in the Maldives. Check tournament and telecast details.

02 October, 2021

SAFF Championship 2021: All The Matches Will Be Tough, Reckons India Football Captain Sunil Chhetri


India, who have won the regional football tournament seven times out of the 12 editions, open their campaign against Bangladesh on Monday.

26 September, 2021

Igor Stimac Reveals 23-man India Football Squad For SAFF Championship


Indian football team head coach Igor Stimac named a 23-member squad for the upcoming SAFF Championship in the Maldives with Bangaluru FC winger Udanta Singh returning to the side.

06 September, 2021

Igor Stimac Demands More From Indian Footballers, Says They Have 'Many Points To Improve On'


After a 1-1 draw in the first friendly, India notched up a 2-1 win in the second game against Nepal on Sunday

01 September, 2021

India Kick Start SAFF Championship Preparation With International Football Friendly Against Nepal


The five-team SAFF Championships will be held from October 3 to October 13 at the National Stadium in Male.

27 August, 2021

Coach Igor Stimac Names 25-member India Team For International Football Friendlies Vs Nepal


Raheem Ali, Seriton Fernandes get maiden call-ups for India's two matches against Nepal on Sept 2 and 5

21 August, 2021

SAFF Football: India To Face Bangladesh In Opener On October 3


Igor Stimac's side will then face Sri Lanka (October 6), Nepal (October 8) and hosts Maldives (October 11) in their remaining round-robin league matches

17 August, 2021

Coach Igor Stimac 'Considers' Releasing Sandesh Jhingan For Club Football In Croatia


The Indian team's defensive mainstay Sandesh Jhingan is expected to join Croatian top division club HNK Sibenik

09 August, 2021

Indian National Football Team's Camp Returns To Kolkata After 15 Years


Stimac has named an initial list of 23 probables, leaving out players from ATK Mohun Bagan and Bengaluru FC owing to the two club's commitments in the AFC Cup in the Maldives

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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