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New Delhi [India], May 4 (ANI): For the first time in 21 years, the Indian football team have climbed a spot to be placed 100th in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) rankings.
New Delhi [India], May 2 (ANI): As India prepare to host the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in October, Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel has ordered that all facilities for the football gala event should be ready by May 15.
New Delhi [India], Apr.06 (ANI): India on Thursday made an encouraging progress in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) rankings as they climbed up by 31 places to the 101st spot, its best ever in over two decades.
Barcelona [Spain], Mar.30 (ANI): Argentina star striker Lionel Messi has asserted his innocence after being hit with a four-match international ban for verbally abusing an official, saying that he was yelling `to the air`.
London [U.K.], Mar. 28 (ANI): With less than six hours before kick-off, FIFA has banned Lionel Messi from Argentina's World Cup qualifier away at Bolivia.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): In a unique gesture, Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Tuesday came to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary meet with a football to promote FIFA-U17 World Cup.
Kolkata [India], Mar.27 (ANI): Kolkata's iconic Salt Lake Stadium will stage the final of the FIFA U-17 World Cup on October 28, while Navi Mumbai and Guwahati have been selected to host the semi-finals of the prestigious tournament which India is hosting for the first time.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 21 (ANI): FIFA has handed over a life-ban to Ghanaian match official Joseph Odartei Lamptey after finding him guilty of manipulation of a World Cup qualifier.
Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Mar. 8 (ANI): Qatar's Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani has expressed his desire to learn from Pakistan Army's experience in security domain and sought their assistance during forthcoming Football World Cup in 2022 in Qatar includ
New Delhi [India], Mar. 6 (ANI): The Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 on Monday launched its volunteer programme, providing an opportunity for thousands of Indian and international volunteers to be part of India's first-ever global football tournam
New Delhi [India], Mar. 2 (ANI): Mexico and Honduras have secured two of the four available CONCACAF tickets for the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017, scheduled to take place from May 20 to June 11.
New Delhi [India], Mar.1 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Wednesday appointed Portugal's Luis Norton de Matos as the Head Coach of the India U-17 World Cup Team for the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.