Sunil Chhetri Guides India To Seventh SAFF Cup Victory

A late goal by skipper Sunil Chhetri helped India defeat Afghanistan 2-1 in the summit clash of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) cup in Thiruvanathapuram on Sunday. The Men in Blue lifted their seventh SAFF title in the process and also avenged their defeat in 2014 against the same opposition. A combined team effort

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Stephen Constantine – We Respect Oman As A Team But We Will Fight

Still winless from the last four encounters, India get back to where it all began. A day prior to the Russia 2018 World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification Preliminary Round 2 away match against Oman, Stephen Constantine’s boys look back to their first match in the Group stage in Bengaluru where they narrowly went down 1-2

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Indian Football Team Lands In Muscat

The Indian Football Team landed safely at the Seeb International Airport in Muscat at 2am on Sunday (October 11, 2015), after a delay of over 26 hours from the scheduled time they were supposed to arrive. The entire journey time, however, was much more. Putting together the waiting time at the Airport, going back to a

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India Deserves Higher Ranking Certifies Quieroz

The Indian football team came in for lavish praise from the Iranian coach, Carlos Quieroz at the official post match media interaction. “India were not sitting back and defending. They played aggressive football and were pressurizing us and that left some of my players surprised and confused. They were creating problems for us in the

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Eugeneson Lyngdoh Interview – Crave For Matches Like This

While many would dub India’s clash against Iran as tedious, midfielder Eugeneson Lyngdoh identifies the September 8th clash as a perfect platform to test his mettle and give his opponents a run for their money. During an interaction session with the media at the Sree Kanteerava stadium, prior to India’s practice session on Sunday (September 6th),

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Interview With Stephen Constantine: Final Part

In the last of a three part interview, national coach Stephen Constantine speaks at length about his choice of players for the forthcoming preparatory camp which kicks-off in Pune on August 23rd. Here is an excerpt from the interview that we received courtesy a press release: There have been some surprises in your selection of

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Trackers Used For The First Time By Indian Football Team

PUNE:  In a first of sorts for Indian Football, the National Football Team implemented Player Tracking system in their ongoing Preparatory Camp at the DSK Dream City, the Home of DSK Shivajians Football Club in Pune. The Players wore the GPS systems inside their vests, resembling pretty much pictures of Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibramovich

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Interview With Stephen Constantine : Part 1

With just a little over a month left for the Indian National Team to play Iran, the ‘Giants of Asia’ in the Russia 2018 World Cup Preliminary Joint Qualification match in Bengaluru, Sports Rediscovered brings National coach Stephen Constantine’s views on the issues plaguing Indian football and much more, in a three part interview, courtesy

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India vs Nepal: International Friendly on August 31st

India are the first country to welcome back Nepal into international football post series of earthquakes, which struck the Himalayan nation in April 2015. Come August 31, India will play Nepal in an international friendly at the Balewadi Stadium, Pune. The match is slated to be played under lights, with kickoff scheduled at 7 pm. The

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2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier: Guam beat India 2-1

Goals from Travis James Nicklaw and Brandon McDonald ensured that Guam picked up a 2-1 won over India in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier. Sunil Chhetri’s injury time strike proved to be insufficient as the Blue Tigers slumped to their second defeat on the spin. The loss now sees the Blue Tigers slump to

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