Ghana beat Niger to enter quarters
Ghana beat Niger to enter quarters


Ghana beat Niger to enter quarters. Mumbai: Ghana won the battle of African rivals, edging 2-0 past Niger in their FIFA U-17 World Cup Round of 16 clash at the DY Patil Stadium here on Wednesday. Ghana captain Eric Ayiah (45+4 minute) put his team ahead when he converted a penalty just before half-time. Richard Danso

Aaron Rodgers surgery Aaron Rodgers to have surgery on broken collarbone

Aaron Rodgers surgery: Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy told reporters Monday that quarterback Aaron Rodgers will require surgery on his broken collarbone. Rodgers was injured when Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr drove him to the turf as he was rolling out. With Rodgers sidelined for the remainder of the game, the Packers lost 23-10 to the Vikings.“Aaron

India rise to 105th spot in FIFA ranking

Zurich, Oct 16: The Indian football team rose two spots above to 105th position in the FIFA rankings released on Monday.India produced a dominating performance to thump Macau 4-1 in their fourth qualification match for the AFC Asian Cup 2019 at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru.The victory ensured India a place in the Asian

Messi to become father for third time

Buenos Aires, Oct 16 (IANS) Argentinean football star Lionel Messi is set to be a father for the third time, his wife Antonela Roccuzzo confirmed. Roccuzzo posted a family photo on Instagram of Messi and their two sons, Thiago and Mateo, on Sunday touching her belly with the legend “Family of 5,” reports Xinhua news

Virat Kohli Performs Bhangra During Football Game

What did you like in Virat Kohli most his technique, his cover drive or his bhangra performance. Virat Kohli has seen so many times performing bhangra whether it’s Harbhajan Singh’s marriage function or Yuvraj Singh’s marriage function or a post-match party, it is impossible for him to not shake a leg at a bhangra track.His

Footballer Javi Martinez suffers shoulder injury
Footballer Javi Martinez suffers shoulder injury

Javi Martinez suffers shoulder injury: German sports club Bayern Munich confirmed that their midfielder Javi Martinez got a slight injury to his right shoulder during the club’s 5-0 Bundesliga win over SC Freiburg. The 29-year-old required treatment following a heavy collision and left the field in pain with 20 minutes remaining. Chances are there that Martinesz will

Choirul Huda passed away
Indonesian goal-keeper Choirul Huda passed away

Indonesian most iconic footballer, Choirul Huda passed away after a mid-game collision with a team mate on 15 Oct, Sunday. A 38-years-old Persela Lamongan keeper Choirul was injured after colliding with defender Ramon Rodrigues as he rushed off his goal line to challenge for a ball against Semen Padang.Huda was immediately rushed to the hospital

FIFA U-17 WC
FIFA U-17 WC: India face do-or-die clash against Ghana

FIFA U-17 WC: After a gallant display against Colombia, the Indian U-17 national team, which won hearts all over, will face Ghana in their third Group A stage match of the FIFA U-17 WC here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium later today. India had lost their first two matches against United States of America and

India face do-or-die clash against Ghana
India face do-or-die clash against Ghana

India face do-or-die clash against Ghana. India are bracing up for another tough test against Ghana here on Thursday as they need a win by a big margin to keep their hopes alive for qualification to the Round-of-16 of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup. India have suffered two losses from as many games in Group A,

U-17 FIFA World Cup
U-17 FIFA World Cup : Indian Footballer creates history

New Delhi, Oct 10, U-17 FIFA World Cup : Colombia coach Orlando Restrepo was mighty impressed with India’s gutsy performance in their FIFA Under-17 World Cup clash and lauded the debutant side’s defenders for being “organised”. India lost 1-2 to Colombia in their second Group A encounter, but it was nonetheless a historic night for the

FIFA Under-17
FIFA Under-17: France proves too strong for New Caledonia

France has defeating New Caledonia by 7-1 in Group-E FIFA U-17 match played on Sunday. In the other match, Japan defeated Honduras by 6-1. Stryker Keaton Nakamura made the first hat trick of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup.Nakamura scored thrice in 21 minutes. He opened scoring with a header to the bottom left corner from

Spain qualifies for FIFA 2018 World Cup
Spain qualifies for FIFA 2018 World Cup

Spain qualifies for FIFA 2018 World Cup: Spain defeated Albania 3-0 to assure themselves a berth in the 2018 World Cup and consign Italy to second place in Group G, while the battle for the top spots in Groups D and I will come down to the 10th and final qualifying round.With Spain, Belgium, England,

Goof-up during felicitation of Indian football greats
Goof-up during felicitation of Indian football greats

Indian football greats: In a goof-up by the organisers, former goalkeeper Bhaskar Ganguly was not called for felicitation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi just before India’s U-17 World Cup match against USA here today, despite his name being there in the list.Prime minister Modi felicitated the captains of Indian football teams that played in the

PM wishes U-17 World Cup teams

New Delhi, Oct 6, PM wishes U-17 World Cup teams. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday conveyed his best wishes to all teams taking part in the FIFA U-17 World Cup.The tournament started on Friday evening with India taking on the US at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here in their campaign opener. This is the

India Vs USA: FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017 begins today
India Vs USA: FIFA Under-17 World Cup 2017 begins today

It is for the first time that India is taking part in the FIFA U-17 World Cup as well as hosting the FIFA event. The Indian team coach Luis Norton Matos said it was a big moment for Indian football history and he was really excited to see how his team performs in the prestigious

10 interesting Facts About U17 World Cup- Daily Post India
10 interesting Facts About U17 World Cup

FIFA U-17 World Cup is going to held from October 6 in 6 cities – New Delhi, Navi Mumbai, Goa, Kochi, Guwahati and Kolkata. India have been drawn in Group A alongside USA, Colombia and Ghana. But before the showpiece event kicks-off, here are10 interesting facts about the FIFA tournament that you may  didn’t know. 1. Three teams are

FIFA launches Hindi twitter account for U-17 WC

New Delhi, Oct 5, FIFA launches Hindi twitter account for U-17 WC. World football’s governing body, FIFA today launched a Hindi twitter account of the U-17 World Cup, which begins here tomorrow.The U-17 World Cup, the first-ever FIFA competition to be hosted by India, launched the twitter account — @FIFAHindi to cater to football fans

Jalandhar football industry buzzing ahead of U-17 FIFA World Cup

Arjun Sharma While many of you may know that the U-17 FIFA World Cup will be held at six venues across the country, it will surprise you that one of the India’s football manufacturing hub, Jalandhar is buzzing with activity and has thousands of orders to complete.The U-17 FIFA World Cup is all set to

India should take U-17 WC as "a first step for future- Coach Luis
India should take U-17 WC as “a first step for future- Coach Luis

India’s FIFA U-17 World Cup team coach Luis Norton de Matos today refused to predict his side’s chances in the upcoming tournament, saying that instead of thinking about the results the country should take it as “a first step for the future”. India are drawn in a tough Group A along with former champions Ghana,

Nita Ambani wishes Indian team: FIFA
Nita Ambani wishes Indian team: FIFA Under-17 World Cup

Nita Ambani wishes Indian team: FIFA Under-17 World Cup. The Ahmedabad leg of Reliance Foundation Youth Sports School and College football championship was launched here on Friday, with the foundation chairperson Nita Ambani extending her best wishes to the Indian team for the upcoming FIFA Under-17 World Cup.Nita Ambani said, “These are wonderful times for Indian football.”She added, “We have recently