AIFF

September 2, 2022
September 2, 2022

Bhaichung Bhutia defeated as Chaubey becomes AIFF’s first-ever player-president

A former player was today installed the President of All India Football Federation (AIFF) for the first time in its 85-year history when Kalyan Chaubey defeated Bhaichung Bhutia in the election for the top post.

August 24, 2022
August 24, 2022

Indian federation asks FIFA to lift suspension

India's football association has asked world governing body FIFA to lift the suspension imposed on it after the mandate of a court-appointed committee to govern the sport in the country was terminated this week.

August 19, 2022
August 19, 2022

India pleads for Gokulam, Mohun Bagan to be allowed in AFC competitions

India today said it has urged FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to allow two Indian clubs -- Sree Gokulam Kerala FC and ATK Mohun Bagan -- to compete in the AFC competitions as scheduled.

August 17, 2022
August 17, 2022

SAFF to wait on India

India's participation in two of next month's SAFF tournaments delved into uncertainty after FIFA on Monday suspended the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with immediate effect due to undue influence from third parties, which constitutes a serious violation of the FIFA statutes.

August 16, 2022
August 16, 2022

Bhutia, others call for reforms after India’s FIFA ban

While many Indian football greats including Bhaichung Bhutia have termed the FIFA's decision to ban All Indian Football Federation (AIFF) very harsh, they are also seeing the positive sides of it to get the country's sport in order.

June 24, 2022
June 24, 2022

FIFA tells Indian FA to hold elections by Sept. 15 to avoid ban

World governing body FIFA has told India's football association to complete changes to its constitution and elect new office bearers by Sept. 15 to avoid being banned, officials said.