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Have To Take Best Of Both Legacy And Modern Clubs For One League: AFC

/ 25 October 2017

Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) general secretary Dato Windsor John on Wednesday said while taking a call on starting one Indian football league, the best of “heritage clubs” and “modern” ones have to


FIFA Very Happy With India’s U-17 World Cup Organisation: AFC

/ 25 October 2017

Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) general secretary Dato Windsor John on Wednesday said FIFA is very happy with the way India has organised the U-17 World Cup, adding it’s never easy for a


Australia Dash Syria’s Hopes Of 2018 World Cup Qualification

/ 10 October 2017

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Sydney, Oct 10 (IANS) The inspiring story of war-ravaged Syria’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign came to an end on Tuesday, with it going down in the Asian playoff to Australia 1-2 at the ANZ


Syria Draws Australia In Asian Play-Off For World Cup

/ 06 October 2017

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Kuala Lumpur, Oct 6 (IANS) A resilient Syria salvaged a 1-1 draw with Australia thanks to a late penalty in the first leg of the Asian play-off for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Syria host Australia


FIFA, AFC Officials Meet Kolkata’s Three Football Giants

/ 14 September 2017

Kolkata, Sep 14 (IANS) East Bengal, Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting, the city’s three legacy clubs, met FIFA and AFC officials on Thursday hoping that when the roadmap of Indian football is chalked out on the


FIFA, AFC Officials To Prepare Draft For Merger Of Leagues

/ 14 September 2017

Kolkata, Sep 13 (IANS) After meeting all state associations and clubs across the country, FIFA and AFC officials will do market research and then prepare a draft on the merger of the I-League and the Indian


AFC Pledges Cooperation With Qatar In Hosting 2022 World Cup

Kuala Lumpur, June 29 (IANS) The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Thursday said it would do all it can to ensure a smooth 2022 World Cup set to be hosted by Qatar, after FIFA released the


Bagan Write To AFC, AIFF For Continental Slot, EB To Follow

Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) City football giants Mohun Bagan on Friday shot letters to All India Football Federation (AIFF) President Praful Patel and Asian Football Confederation (AFC) General Secretary Dato Windsor John asking them to


Australia Overcome UAE In World Cup Qualifier

/ 28 March 2017

Sydney, March 28 (IANS) Australia earned a 2-0 victory over the United Arab Emirates in a 2018 football World Cup qualifier on Tuesday evening at the Allianz stadium here. In the opening few minutes, the


AFC Bans 15 Lao Footballers For Match Manipulation

/ 17 February 2017

Vientiane, Feb 17 (IANS) The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Disciplinary Committee has banned 15 Lao players for life from football-related activities for 15 years for manipulating matches. The 15 players are current or former Laos