Tag Archives: All India Football Federation

Despite ‘rapid growth’, Indian domestic football moving at a snail’s pace

By | March 4, 2020

The top boss of the country’s top-most soccer league has been quoted on February 28 saying the time was yet not ripe to increase the number of teams in the league. Instead, a new roadmap was brought in, on October 14, 2019 in Kuala Lumpur. All clubs, it was announced, had accepted it. It recommended “to open a… Read More »

AIFF flip-flop on I-League clubs a curious case in Indian football

By | February 13, 2020

AIFF statement said, “for the upcoming season of the I-League, the possibility of including corporate teams through a bidding process was discussed. It was also discussed to include corporate teams through a bidding process in the 2nd Division League.” Please read the originial post here: https://sportslounge.co.in/aiff-flip-flop-on-i-league-clubs-a-curious-case-in-india-football/

Why staying relevant in Indian football is CFL’s biggest challenge now

By | February 6, 2020

Asia’s oldest league Calcutta Football League (CFL) battles for prominence in Indian Football, as Mohun Bagan have joined the Indian Super League and East Bengal are expected to migrate from the I-League to the ISL soon. CFL ramins the most followed local football league in the country but is battling for prominene in the oney-oriented approach in Indian… Read More »