Football — India to host 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup

India will host the 2022 AFC Women’s Asian Cup. India was awarded the tournament by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s Women’s Committee here on Tuesday. It was felt that India, which will also host the FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup later this year, was best placed among the three bidders — Chinese Taipei and Uzbekistan […]

I-League | Churchill moves to third

Churchill notched up a 2-1 victory over Real Kashmir FC and rose to third in the I-League on Wednesday. Willis Deon Plaza (11th minute) opened the scoring before Lalkhawpuimawia (20th) added the second with a stunning strike. Robin Singh (82nd) pulled one back for the Snow Leopards. You have reached your limit for free articles […]

ISL | FC Goa swamps Jamshedpur

FC Goa on Wednesday became the first team from the country to qualify for the group stage of the AFC Champions League, the continent’s top-tier club competition, after beating Jamshedpur FC 5-0 in an Indian Super League match here. Ferran Corominas (11th), Hugo Boumous (70th and 90th), Jackichand Singh (84th) and Mourtada Fall (87th) scored […]

Goian — a hard-nosed defender

Lucian Goian is a former teammate worthy of respect and friendship for most Mumbai City FC players. From forward Modou Sougou to gaolkeeper Amrinder Singh, the hard-nosed Romainan is a familiar face at the Mumbai Football Arena. As a committed and dogged defender, the former played his part in ISL 2016-17 when the blues topped […]

Bengaluru FC suffers defeat – The Hindu

Bengaluru FC suffered a 2-1 defeat away to Maziya S&RC in the first leg of the AFC Cup playoff round at the Maldives National Football Stadium here on Wednesday. Cornelius Stewart scored with ten minutes left to give Maziya the advantage ahead of the return leg in Bengaluru next Wednesday. After a goalless first period, […]