Dec 24, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) pumps his fist as he acknowledges the cheers from the 49ers' fans after leading his team to a 22-21 come-from-behind win over the Los Angeles Rams at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
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Saturday morning, President Donald Trump attempted to rescind a White House invitation he apparently had never extended, when he tweeted that Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was no longe...
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Alakhpura's sex ratio is among the worst in the country, but that hasn't hindered the rise of women's football here.
By Mohammad Imran Khan*, West Champaran, Bihar In two unique initiatives, two separate groups of girls are fighting against rampant child marriage in rural Bihar by forming Sukanya Clubs at the pancha...
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Flights were all full and buses take too long.
Aizawl FC has threatened to go on a 'fast unto death' if denied entry.
The highest ever FIFA ranking achieved by India is 94, which was attained in February 1996.
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All in support of the U-17 football World Cup!
Time is running out for the club and so is the die-hard fan’s patience!
The Euro 2016 final was a match worth the watch. The title favourite, France, which had been on an offensive mode, lost to Portugal, the underdogs of the tournament. Portugal’s win gives us some very important life lessons, including certain financial insights pertaining especially to insurance.
PARIS (Reuters) - Substitute Eder scored in extra-time to give Portugal a 1-0 win over hosts France in the Euro 2016 final on Sunday as they secured their first major international title despite losin...
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The bugle has blown! The 2016 UEFA European Championships has just kicked off in France. This time, there are 24 teams (instead of the usual 16) which means more competition, fierce battles and stars who have had great domestic seasons and are now itching to showcase their prowess in front of the world.
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Ten years after his infamous headbutt on Italian defender Marco Materazzi which earned him a red-card, retired France football great Zinedine Zidane today expressed regret over the incident in the 200...
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The league season is over but the football fans have a reason to rejoice this year because they won't be deprived of the action in coming few weeks. From today, UEFA Euro 2016 is starting at 11.30 pm...
KOLKATA -- Soccer has always been close to the people's heart in West Bengal, but footballs are no longer produced in the state. "Bengal was supplier of footballs in the past, but now the demand is fu...
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It's not easy to be a woman, especially when it comes being an athlete in a field that is dominated by men. In a shocking revelation, former Indian women's football team captain Sona Chaudhary has mad...
In 2011, Neha Sahu co-founded Just For Kicks--an initiative that provided kids from low-income schools a platform to play football and apply learnings from the experience to academics. Today, there are more than 160 participating teams from both Teach For India as well as other miscellaneous low-income private and government schools.
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One of the biggest debates among football fans across the globe has always been about who's a better player: Is it Barcelona's Lionel Messi or Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo? On Sunday morning, one s...
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There are two reasons why I decided to forgo my cherished winter-morning sleep today and pen down this letter: firstly, to thank you for your endeavour, and no doubt great amount of funding, to bring football to the cricket-loving masses of this nation; secondly, to bring to your knowledge certain questions which football-loving Indian fans have on their minds.
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I decided to go for the game between the Delhi Dynamos FC and Chennaiyin FC on October 8 in New Delhi to see for myself how Indian football fans are reacting to the country's newest sporting league. As I got off the metro I saw hordes of fans heading towards the stadium. There was excitement and the sound of desi vuvuzelas in the air. The massive crowd at the stadium gates was a pleasant surprise. People were checking their tickets, taking selfies and lining up to enter the stadium.
Eight members of Iran's national women's football team are actually men awaiting sex change operations, reports have claimed. A report in the 'Daily Telegraph' quoted an Iranian football official rev...
Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Virat Kohli and John Abraham decide to face-time. And the nice people that they are, they let us and Abhishekh Bachchan in on their little bro-time. Keeping with the aug...
A group of young village girls with enormous grit has put the tiny village of Hutup in Jharkhand on the map as a first baby step towards a giant purpose, fighting odds to demand their right to educati...
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NEW DELHI — It's a moment of pride not just for 22-year-old Aditi Chauhan, but also for the entire country today. Goalkeeper of India's national football team, Aditi has signed a deal with the English...
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He's right; for all the infrastructural and technical problems that plague Indian football, our dismissive mindset towards the game needs to be corrected if we are to stand the remotest chance of growing; because even if the AIFF does everything in its power (far-fetched, I know) to develop the game at its end, it wouldn't matter unless we take it upon ourselves to take the game forward.
Real Madrid has done it again. The European champions have emerged at the top of Forbes' estimated list of the world's most valuable soccer clubs, this being their third year running. Valued at $3.26...
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When Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh went under the hammer for Rs 16 crore at the auctions of the Indian Premier League's season 8, he broke his own record and became the most expensive buy in the history of the tournament. A fact that is not so well known is that he also commanded 20 times more than Subrata Pal, the most expensive domestic footballer in the Indian Super League 2014.
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CAIRO -- At least 22 people were killed and more than 35 others injured in clashes between security forces and football fans who tried to force their way into a stadium here without buying tickets. Th...
Sachin Tendulkar's Kerala Blasters take on Sourav Ganguly's Atlético de Kolkata in the Indian Super League (ISL) final at the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Mumbai later today. Both teams have had standout pl...