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Details Released Of Preliminary India Squad for Asian Cup Qualifier

National football coach Stephen Constantine has announced the preliminary list of players who will represent India for the match against Macau in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers. The list of 28 includes 11 players who represented India in the AFC U-23 Qualifiers in Doha. The squad are due to assemble in Mumbai on September 28th…read more

Shanghai SIPG Crush Shanghai Shenhua 6-1

Both Hulk and Wu Lei scored twice in the second half as Shanghai SIPG crushed Shanghai Shenhua 6-1 on Saturday evening and closed the gap on Chinese Super League leaders Guangzhou Evergrande to five points. The 25th round hotly anticipated Shanghai derby was goalless at half time, but after the break SIPG took command, thrashing…read more

Carlos Tevez Sacked For Being Too Fat For CSL

Carlos Tevez one of the most highly-paid players in world football, has been told by his new manager, he is too overweight to play in the Chinese Super League Having returned to China from his native Argentina where he had been recovering from an ankle injury for the last two weeks, the 33-year-old found himself…read more

BritAsia TV Secures Exclusive ISL Rights

BritAsia TV, a platform leader for British Asian music, entertainment and politics, have secured exclusive rights to show the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) in a multi-year deal. The channel recently handed over all transmission services to London based ABS Broadcast, who have 25 years of experience in the broadcasting business, in a push to…read more

SIPG Sneak Into AFC Champions League Semi-finals

Shanghai SIPG have sneaked into the semi-finals of the AFC Champions League after they defeated Guangzhou Evergrande 5-4 on penalties after the two-legged tie ended in a 5-5 draw. SIPG initially squandered a 4-0 first-leg lead, but with Tuesday night’s game eventually ending in a 5-5 aggregate draw after extra time, they were forced into…read more

India Overcome Macau 2-0 In Asian Cup 2019 Qualifiers

India have overcome a stubborn Macau resistance, to all but secure a place in the Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers, after their 2-0 victory over Macau at the Macau Olympic Stadium on Tuesday. Having previously beaten Myanmar 1-0 away and Kyrgyz Republic 1-0 at home, the win has extended India’s lead in Group A with 9…read more

India Set To face Macau In AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Qualifier

The latest instalment of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 qualifiers begins on Tuesday 5th September, with the Indian national team taking on Macau in their Group A tie at Macau’s Olympic Complex Stadium. India top Group A having previously beaten Myanmar and Kyrgyz Republic by solitary goals in their qualifier journey so far this…read more

Shanghai SIPG Remain 3rd In CSL After Latest Goalless Draw

Get all the latest football predictions here. Shanghai SIPG remain three points behind defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande, following a goalless draw with Tianjin Quanjian on Sunday in Round 20 of the Chinese Super League (CSL). Get the latest football tips here. This was SIPG’s third game in a row that they have failed to win…read more

Kochi To Host Biggest Games Of FIFA U17 World Cup

Football fans living in Kochi, India, were delighted to find out last month, their city drew two of the pre-tournament favourites, Brazil and Spain, as well as North Korea and Niger. They will also get to witness title defenders Germany taking on Guinea, whilst also hosting an important Round of 16 match and a quarter-final….read more

Thirteen CSL Clubs Face Expulsion For Financial Regulations Breach

Thirteen clubs in the mega-rich Chinese Super League face expulsion from the competition after the Chinese Football Association issued warnings over an alleged breach of financial regulations. China’s top flight clubs affected in this dispute are Carlos Tevez’s Shanghai Shenhua, big spenders Shanghai SIPG, Beijing Guoan, Changchun Yatai, Chongqing Dangdai Lifan, Hebei China Fortune, Luiz…read more