Football

The Whistle Men of Indian Football

They have long been given the short end of the stick. Referees now hope the growth of football in India means better days for them.

The Whistle Men of Indian Football

Fantastic Five-a-side - Is Futsal taking over traditional football?

The answer to football’s growth in India may just lie in neighbourhood futsal games

Fantastic Five-a-side - Is Futsal taking over traditional football?

A Series of Unwelcome Events - The Bengaluru Football Stadium Fiasco

Will the powers that be ever finish the stadium? Only time will tell.

A Series of Unwelcome Events - The Bengaluru Football Stadium Fiasco

Ladies Of The Fields: Will The Indian Women’s League Find Its Rightful Place?

The IWL, fraught with issues, still chugs along. What is holding India’s biggest I-League and ISL clubs from joining the league with women’s squad?

Ladies Of The Fields: Will The Indian Women’s League Find Its Rightful Place?

Whose ISL Is It Anyway? - Was The ISL An Entirely Original Idea?

Nation of Sport spoke with the person who claims otherwise.

Whose ISL Is It Anyway? - Was The ISL An Entirely Original Idea?

Hidden Figures - Indian Football Gets Savvy With Data & Technology

Indian football has begun to see the importance in having the equipment and software to make data-backed decisions.

Hidden Figures - Indian Football Gets Savvy With Data & Technology

Misguided Arrows - The Quest to find India’s Next Generation Footballers

The AIFF have revived the Arrows with most of India’s Under-17 squad. Will the gambit pay off?

Misguided Arrows - The Quest to find India’s Next Generation Footballers

Death Becomes Them - The Tragic State of Medical Facilities at Local Football Matches in India

Cristiano Junior’s tragic death thirteen years ago, ought to have been the wake up call to improve medical facilities for local level football in India. Has the situation improved?

Death Becomes Them - The Tragic State of Medical Facilities at Local Football Matches in India

The Curious Case of Abinash Ruidas and the Identical Signatures

The AIFF ruling in favour of the left-footed winger in the face of allegations by his former club is a sign of a positive change in the administration of Indian football

The Curious Case of Abinash Ruidas and the Identical Signatures

Über Fans

Five football superfans in India open up about the teams they love, why supporting them means so much, and how the team is a vital part of their lives.

Über Fans

Robin Singh and the Unsubtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

A candid conversation with one of India's most polarising footballers

Robin Singh and the Unsubtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck