Sunil Chettri, Nicolas Anelka Shoulder Mumbai City FC

When Nicolas Anelka joined Mumbai City FC in the last season of the Indian Super League, everyone was hoping for him to carry the Ranbir Kapoor co-owned franchisee to the playoffs. This, however, didn’t happen as Anelka was no way near to his usual standards. Sadly, the former French forward did not live up to

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Indian Football: Opening Up To Women

In a move to increase popularity and participation of women in Indian football, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) kicked-off the first ever FIFA Live Your Goals at the new-look Cooperage in Mumbai on Sunday (June 28, 2015).  This programme engaged more than 200 girls in footballing activities and is a step in the right

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FIFA Elite Coaching Course: Learning From German Success

A team of Indian football coaches attended an interesting elite coaching course. Here is a report, courtesy a media release from AIFF. Keen to enlighten Indian coaches with the latest coaching techniques of the modern footballing world, All India Football Federation is helping 31 Indian coaches gain “an insight into the success of the German

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TCS World 10k: The Story of a Runner

Sports Rediscovered takes its readers on an enjoyable run across some important Bengaluru landmarks by providing a first hand account of the TCS 10k run, courtesy Shubhodip Mukhopadhyay As my flight landed in Bengaluru Airport a day before the TCS World 10K marathon, I was pleasantly surprised to hear the air hostess announce the outside

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Jeje Lalpekhlua: Need To Recreate The Atmosphere

As the Indian football team prepares for a World Cup qualifier with Oman , Sports Rediscovered brings an interview with two key Indian players , Jeje Lalpekhlua and Jackiechand Singh, courtesy a press release from AIFF On the field, together they are sheer magic; two exciting players, deadly exponents in the ‘Beautiful Game.’ Off it,

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Gallery: Border-Gavaskar Trophy – India Versus Australia Test Series

Here are some memorable pictures from the 2014-2015 Border-Gavaskar Trophy – India versus Australia Test Series, in which India lost 2-0, but played with great courage .

Coca-Cola IPTL And Why India Can Host The Entire Event

In recent times, India has proven to be strong hub for sports and leagues across diverse sports from hockey to kabbadi to badminton. There is now a distinct appetite for a pan-country league if the format and marketing are well planned.