AFC Women’s Asian Cup: ‘Wanted All to Know Full Story, How AFC Handled It’: India Coach Details Flow of Events Leading to Exit

Indian women’s football team head coach Thomas Dennerby said the players, staff and the All India Football Federation (AIFF) were not at fault for the debacle that was the hosts’ exit from the AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 due to Covid-19 outbreak. Dennerby said there was nothing more that the players or the federation could […]

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AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022: Indian Women’s Football Team are Heartbroken and We Need to Respect Their Feelings, Urges AIFF President

Based on the recent announcement by the Asian Football Confederation, it is unfortunate that the Indian women’s football team were unable to register the required minimum of 13 players for their Group A match against Chinese Taipei in the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, and were therefore unable to participate in the match. AIFF […]

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AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022: India vs Chinese Taipei Called-off Due to Covid-19 Outbreak

India and Chinese Taipei’s AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 Group A clash at the D.Y. Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on Sunday was called off due to a Covid-19 outbreak in the Indian camp. The Indian women’s football team had to forfeit the game as they failed to field a fit enough playing XI, in accordance with […]

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AFC Women’s Asian Cup: India in Must-Win Game vs Chinese Taipei; Predicted Line-up, What to Expect

The Indian women’s football team will play their second match of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 campaign against Chinese Taipei on Sunday, January 23 at 7.30pm at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. Ahead of India’s match, the other game from their group between Iran and China will take place at 3.30pm at […]

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AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022: We Have Enough Quality to Make it Through, Bala Devi on India’s Chances

Indian women’s football path-breaker N Bala Devi feels the team has enough quality to do well in the ongoing AFC Asian Cup and secure a maiden qualification to next FIFA World Cup. Bala Devi remains the country’s only female footballer to sign a professional contract in Europe’s top-flight. She represented the Scottish club Rangers. India […]

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AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022, India vs Iran Live Score and Updates: Goalless at the Break

Read more have been a goal in front but Indumathi failed to convert from inside the box as her effort went over the bar. An exciting second-half awaits us for sure. PREVIEW In the women’s AFC Asian Cup opener on Thursday, hosts India will look to get off to a winning start against a lower-ranked […]

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Sunil Chhetri, Bhaichung Bhutia Among Current and Former Footballers Wishing Indian Women’s Team Ahead of AFC Women’s Asian Cup

Indian Women’s football team will embark on their AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 journey later tonight when they take on IR Iran at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. For the second time, India will be hosting this quadrennial tournament after 1979, where they finished second after losing to the Republic of China in […]

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Tough Games Ahead: Coach Thomas Dennerby Breaks Down India’s AFC Women’s Asian Cup Opponents

The Indian women’s football team have a few big days coming up as they play the group stage of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, starting January 20. India, by virtue of being the hosts, are placed in Group A alongside Iran, Chinese Taipei and China. While Iran are ranked below India in the […]

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Chance for World Cup Qualification a Huge Motivation for India at Asian Cup: Kamala Devi

Former AIFF Women’s Player of the Year (2017) Kamala Devi on Tuesday said the chance to earn a maiden World Cup qualification will be a “huge” motivating factor for the Indian team when it competes in the upcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup. The continental tournament will be held across three venues in Maharashtra from January […]

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Exposure Trips to Brazil, Sweden Was a Big Learning Curve Before Asian Cup: Dalima Chhibber

The experience gained from undertaking tournament-cum-exposure trips to places like Brazil and Sweden could stand the Indian team in good stead when it competes in the upcoming AFC Women’s Asian Cup, feels wing back Dalima Chhibber. The continental tournament is scheduled to be held in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Pune from January 20 to February […]

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