Tag: Football

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju assures all help to promote football in the country

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Union Sports minister Kiren Rijiju, has assured the All India Football Federation (AIFF) that his Ministry “will provide extra financial help wherever it’s possible” to help Indian Football propel to the next level. “We have seen certain improvements in our men’s as well as women’s football in recent times. From

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Sunil Chhetri and other top players hail Igor Stimac’s appointment as head coach

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Ace striker and captain Sunil Chhetri along with several top players of the country on Friday hailed the appointment of Igor Stimac as the head coach of the Indian senior football team. Welcoming Stimac as coach, Chhetri said ‘I’d like to extend a warm welcome to the new boss, @stimac_ligor

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Stimac  announces 37 probables for King’s camp,  Injured striker  Jeje Lalpekhlua  out of action

Harpal Singh Bedi   New Delhi:  Newly appointed national  football Coach Igor Stimac on Thursday  shortlisted  37 probables for India’s preparatory camp for the King’s Cup slated to be held in Buriram, Thailand from June 5-8. Striker Jeje Lalpekhlua  wasn’t considered for the camp, along with four  others  Halicharan Narzary (knee injury), Mandar Rao Desai (hamstring

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PM Modi congratulates winners in Special Olympic World Summer Games 2015

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: As the Special Olympic World Summer Games 2015 culminated in Los Angeles, the Indian contingent made its presence felt and sought the praise of Indians from all strata. Topping the list was Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who extended his heartfelt appreciation to the Indian team of participants. Modi said that the

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