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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 20 (ANI): The Indian Football team have now broken all records having won eight games on the trot since the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers Playoff Round 1 match against Laos on June 2, 2016.
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India come back from behind to beat Mauritius 2-1

Updated: Aug 20, 2017 11:16 IST      

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 20 (ANI): India came back from behind to register their eighth official win in international football when they made short work of Mauritius 2-1 in the opening match of the Tri-nation international football series at the Mumbai Football Arena yesterday.

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Not in position to overestimate ourselves: Indian football coach

Updated: Aug 19, 2017 16:08 IST      

Mumbai [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Ahead of India's first match against Mauritius in the Tri-nation International tri-series in Mumbai, national football coach Stephen Constantine has insisted that despite the recent good run, they are not in a position to overestimate their ability.

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Liverpool reject fresh € 125M offer for Philippe Coutinho

Updated: Aug 18, 2017 21:17 IST      

London [UK], August 18 (ANI): Liverpool have rejected a fresh a €125 million offer from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho, thus maintaining their "definitive stance" that the Brazilian mid-fielder will not be sold this summer and will remain a Liverpool player when the window closes.

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Tri-Nation series a 'stage to try new players': Constantine

Updated: Aug 18, 2017 20:02 IST      

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 18 (ANI): India football coach Stephen Constantine has termed the forthcoming Tri-Nation Football series as a 'stage to try new players' where India are slated to kick-off their campaign against Mauritius at the Mumbai Football Arena on Saturday.

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FIFA U-17 WC Trophy Experience to kick off in New Delhi tomorrow

Updated: Aug 18, 2017 19:20 IST      

New Delhi [India], August 18 (ANI): In a first of a kind experience, thousands of children from Mission XI Million, football fans, residents and tourists in the national capital will have the chance to see the FIFA U-17 World Cup official winner's trophy.

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Ronaldo, Messi shortlisted for FIFA's Best Player 2017 award

Updated: Aug 18, 2017 14:57 IST      

Zurich [Switzerland], Aug 18 (ANI): Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo will hope to clinch the Best FIFA Men's Player 2017 award for the second time after being named among the 24-man shortlisted candidates for this year's coveted prize.

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In a first, FIFA appoints female referees for U-17 WC

Updated: Aug 18, 2017 14:32 IST      

New Delhi [India], August 18 (ANI): With only two months to go before the FIFA U-17 World Cup kicks off, the FIFA Referees Committee has appointed 21 trios of match officials, representing all six confederations.

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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 17 (ANI): One of the hallmarks of India's football coach Stephen Constantine's coaching career has been his eye to spot players from nowhere and draft them into his squad as part of the team's developmental process.

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Barcelona `close` to sign Philippe Coutinho, Ousmane Dembele

Updated: Aug 17, 2017 16:52 IST      

Johannesburg [South Africa], August 17 (ANI): Barcelona general manager Pep Segura has claimed that the club are "close" to signing Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund.

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Liverpool secure easy win over Hoffenheim in CL first leg

Updated: Aug 16, 2017 04:16 IST      

Sinsheim [Germany], August 16 (ANI): Trent Alexander-Arnold scored a magnificent goal on his European debut as Liverpool defeated Hoffenheim 2-1 which put them on the brink of Champions League group stage place at the Hein-Neckar Arena on Tuesday.

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Ronaldo handed five-match ban after shoving referee

Updated: Aug 15, 2017 02:41 IST      

London [UK], August 15 (ANI): Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed over with a five-match ban following his red card in Monday night's Supercopa first-leg victory over Barcelona.

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ISL 2017: FC Goa rope in defender Sergio Juste

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 15:57 IST      

New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): FC Goa has confirmed the signing of defender Sergio Juste Marin for the upcoming third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL).

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Real secure easy win over Barca in Spanish Super Cup first leg

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 06:08 IST      

Barcelona [Spain], August 14 (ANI): Star striker Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brilliant goal before being sent off for a dive in Real Madrid's 3-1 win over Barcelona in Supercopa de Espana first-leg match at Camp Nou on Sunday.

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New Delhi [India], Aug 12 (ANI): Indian national football team coach Stephen Constantine believes the forthcoming AIFF International Tri-nation Football series will serve as an ideal platform for his team to prepare for India's forthcoming crucial AFC Asian Cup Qualifying match against Macau on September 5.

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AFC Futsal development programme assesses roadmap for India

Updated: Aug 11, 2017 21:22 IST      

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): The AFC Futsal development programme concluded on Friday, leaving behind an assessment to develop and create a roadmap for Futsal in India.

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Coutinho submits transfer request to Liverpool

Updated: Aug 11, 2017 19:52 IST      

London [UK], August 11 (ANI): Hours after Liverpool came out with a statement confirming that Philippe Coutinho will not be sold this summer and will remain a Liverpool player when the window closes, the Brazilian mid-fielder has submitted a transfer request.

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Philippe Coutinho 'not for sale' this summer: Liverpool

Updated: Aug 11, 2017 18:50 IST      

London [UK], August 11 (ANI): Ending the brouhaha around Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool has issued a statement confirming that the Brazilian mid-fielder will not be sold this summer and will remain a Liverpool player when the window closes.

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New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): The Indian football team will face Mauritius in their first game of the Tri-nation Football Series on August 19 at the Mumbai Football Arena, Mumbai.

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India slump to 97th spot in FIFA rankings

Updated: Aug 10, 2017 16:38 IST      

New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): The Indian national football team have dropped a place to the 97th spot in the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) rankings.

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