Monthly Archives June 2012

Confident UAE take on India in ‘a defining match’

Confident UAE take on India in ‘a defining match’

The boys dressed up, put on their goggles and moved out. After a morning recovery session, Tuesday was an off day for them. Papas

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India go down fighting to Iraq

India go down fighting to Iraq

UAE Coach Baler Sadih walked up and took the next seat immediately after the kick-off. Out went his notebook and points were being

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Stern Iraqi test awaits India

Stern Iraqi test awaits India

Mirror! That’s what Head Coach Arthur Papas asks the boys to look at. “After a match stand in front of the mirror and you will

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I’m more mentally strong now: Manandeep Singh

I’m more mentally strong now: Manandeep Singh

It’s the harsh truth which all of us will go through someday or the other. Manandeep Singh who lost his grandfather some days back

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‘A more definite approach’ binds boys together

‘A more definite approach’ binds boys together

MUSCAT: You look around and all you find are rocks. Rocks to the left, rocks to the right, rocks in front. You keep staring and after a while it’s just a blur – a brown blur.

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I’m still a learner: Jeje Lalpekhlua

I’m still a learner: Jeje Lalpekhlua

MUSCAT:  A new Championship, a new Captain. Senior Team India striker Jeje Lalpekhlua feels Captaincy hasn’t changed him at all. “It never can,” he insists.

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We need to strike a balance and be patient: Papas

We need to strike a balance and be patient: Papas

MUSCAT: A heat wave greeted the India Team for the U-22 AFC Championship as they landed in Muscat on Thursday (June 21 morning).

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AIFF to offer Professional Contracts to Referees

AIFF to offer Professional Contracts to Referees

The All India Football Federation has decided to kick-off a Professional Refereeing Project in 2012.

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Jeje to lead India in AFC U-22 Championship

Jeje to lead India in AFC U-22 Championship

NEW DELHI: Jeje Lalpekhlua will lead India in the AFC U-22 Championship (Qualifiers) to be played in Muscat from June 23.

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AFC ‘C’ Certificate Course in full swing

AFC ‘C’ Certificate Course in full swing

BANGALORE: An AFC ‘C’ Coaching Certificate Course is in progress in Bangalore under AFC Instructor Sri. Ekendra Singh.

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