Argentina defeats Brazil 1-0 in 2021 Copa America final

Moscow, Jul 11 (UNI/Sputnik) Argentina beat Brazil 1-0 in the final match of the 2021 Copa America football tournament held at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

The winning goal was scored by Paris Saint-Germain star Angel Di Maria in the 22nd minute of play

Former football stars recalled how Dilip Kumar had love for Indian football

Kolkata, Jul 7 (UNI) Current Indian football team and many former India stars on Wednesday mourned the demise of veteran thespian Dilip Kumar, and many also recalled bow the Bollywood egend had love for the beautiful game and visited the ground to cheer them during play

France investigating racist tweets about national footballers – Reports

Paris, Jul 7 (UNI/SPUTNIK) The Paris prosecutor's office has launched a probe into a set of racist insults on Twitter against several players of the French national football team, the newspaper 20 Minutes reported.

Numerous racist tweets occurred on the social

Mumbai region is New venue for AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 confirmed

New Delhi, Jul 6 (UNI) The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 Local Organising Committee (LOC) on Tuesday confirmed the Mumbai Football Arena – Andheri Sports Complex, Mumbai and Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi, Pun

England beats Ukraine in Euro 2020 Quarterfinal football match

Italy, July 4 (UNI/Sputnik) The English national team beat Ukraine 4:0 in the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship quarter-final on Saturday.

The football match was held in Rome, with England making it into the semi-finals after Harry Kane's brace and a goa

2022 Qatar WC will be one of the greatest in history, feels Brazil legend Cafu

New Delhi, Jun 30 (UNI) Legendary Brazilian footballer Cafu feels that the 2022 World Cup, set to be held in Qatar, could be one the greatest editions ever in the history, considering the world-class facilities for both the players and fans in the host nation.


Former AIFF VP and TNFA Chief CRV passes away

Chennai, June 15 (UNI) Well known football administrator  C R Viswanathan died here on Tuesday after a brief illness.
Affectionately called as 'CRV' in football circles, he had served as the former Vice-President of the All India Football Federation

Hero ISLs new regulation gives push to more Indian players on-field

Kolkata, Jun 8 (UNI) Hero Indian Super League 2021-22 season will witness an increase in number of Indian players in the playing XI, as the new Coach & Player Selection Guidelines of Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) now mandates clubs to have a minimum of seven (7)

Russia Ready to Help Qatar in Preparing for FIFA World Cup - Putin

Moscow, June 6 (Sputnik) - Russia is ready to assist Qatar with any help it might need in its preparation for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with heads of international news agencies on the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economi

Indian football team begins training in Doha after testing negative for COVID-19

Doha, May 22 (UNI) All 28 players and support staff of the Indian football team have tested negative for COVID-19 after their arrival in Qatar and started training for their qualifying upcoming matches in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023, slated to be pl