AFC Extends Deadline for 2023 Asian Cup Bids

China relinquished hosting rights to host the 2023 Asian Cup in June and July next year. China's strict COVID-19 policy resulted in the event being moved. South Korea’s football association confirmed last week that it will launch a bid. Japan said in May it had been approached about the possibility of replacing China as hosts.
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1 weeks ago

Get a constitution in 38 days, else face ban from international football –...

India have 38 days to avoid a ban from international football. FIFA and AFC have said the new constitution of the All India Football Federation must be finalised by July 31. Elections for the new president must be held by September 15. Any deviation from these timelines could lead to India’s suspension from world football.
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1 weeks ago

FIFA-AFC team to hold talks with stakeholders of Indian football from Wednesday

A joint team of FIFA and AFC have scheduled a meeting with the stakeholders of Indian Football on 22nd June, Wednesday. The visiting delegation might put emphasis on having a time frame regarding the All India Football Federation's (AIFF) elections and compliance with its statutes. The team will meet the members of the CoA, former AIFF president Praful Patel and the representatives of the state associations.
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2 weeks ago

FIFA-AFC Team to Hold Talks with Stakeholders of Indian Football from June 22

A joint team of the FIFA and AFC will meet various stakeholders of Indian football from Wednesday to discuss the way forward on holding the long-pending elections of the national federation at the earliest. The visiting delegation is likely to lay emphasis on having a time frame regarding the All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) elections and compliance of its statutes in the amended constitution.
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2 weeks ago

Asian Cup Qualifiers: Ugly scenes spotlight IND vs AFG as Gurpreet rushes to...

India beat Afghanistan 2-1 in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata. Sunil Chhetri and Sahal Samad scored late goals to give India a much-needed lead. Zubayr Amir equalised the match with a brilliant goal in the 88th minute. Officials from the AFC attempted to stop the incident but were unsuccessful.
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3 weeks ago

Exiting ISL bubble due to typhoid helped me get ready for India games: Sandhu

India beat Cambodia 2-0 in the final round of the Asian Cup qualifiers on Wednesday. The Blue Tigers managed just three shots in the entire 90 minutes as compared to 17 by the hosts. India will now meet a comparatively tougher opponent in Afghanistan in the next round. The AFC side have held them 1-1 in the last two games.
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3 weeks ago

Cambodia Threaten to Pull out of AFC Qualifiers Hours Ahead of India Encounter

Football Federation of Cambodia (FFC) threatened to pull out of AFC Asian Qualifiers tournament hours before their first match against India. Cambodia's national flag produced by the Indian Football Federation (AIFF) failed to meet the exact specification in terms of design and colour code. The AFC almost issued an official letter stating that it is regretful of the entire issue and further added that graphics of national flags will be used for the competition.
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4 weeks ago