Qatar World Cup

Hide that bottle: navigating alcohol taboos at Qatar World Cup

Doha: Toasting a win will be a very different experience at next year's World ..

Lionel Messi (L) and Brazil's Neymar
Same destination, different approaches for Brazil, Argentina
Lionel Messi (C) trying to dribble past Brazil's Alex Sandro (L) and Gabriel Jesus | AFP
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Lionel Messi

Messi leads Argentina squad for World Cup qualifiers

Buenos Aires: Lionel Messi will spearhead Argentina's squad for the next triple-header of South American World Cup qualifiers, ..


Messi breaks Pele record as Argentina rout Bolivia, Brazil stroll

Buenos Aires: Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to overtake Pele as the top international goalscorer in South American football history ..

 Lionel Messi (L) and coach Lionel Scaloni

Lionel Scaloni plays down Messi injury fears ahead of Brazil-Argentina duel

Sao Paulo: Argentina manager Lionel Scaloni has said that that he is likely to make several changes to his starting lineup for the ..

Messi and Neymar

Messi to face Neymar's Brazil in World Cup qualifier

Buenos Aires: Superstar Lionel Messi was called up on Monday to the Argentina squad due to face his new Paris Saint-Germain teammate ..

Indian Football Team

India's WC qualifier against Qatar postponed due to COVID-19

Kolkata: India's World Cup qualifier on March 26 against Asian champions Qatar in Bhubaneswar has been postponed due to the ongoing ..

India vs Oman

India in a tight spot after losing to Oman 1-0

Muscat: India fell to another loss against Oman in the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifier at the Sultan Qaboos Stadium here on Tuesday. ..

indian team

WC qualifier: India in do-or-die tie against Oman on the road

Muscat: Indian football team will take on higher-ranked Oman in a do-or-die World Cup qualifying round match here on Tuesday. India ..

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FIFA World Cup Qualifier: Afghanistan and India share the spoils

Dushanbe (Tajikistan): It was so near yet so far for India as they settled for a point against Afghanistan in the FIFA World Cup Qualifier ..

Afghanistan vs India

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Afghanistan lead India 1-0 at half time

Dushanbe (Tajikistan): A Zelfagar Nazary goal in the 46th minute is the difference between India and Afghanistan in FIFA world Cup ..

India vs Afghanistan

India look for much-needed win against Afghanistan

Dushanbe (Tajikistan): The Indian football team will look to register a much-needed win and convert their goalscoring chances when ..

Indian football team training

Ahead of FIFA WC Qualifiers, Stimac stresses on recovery of players

New Delhi: As Indian football team gears up to play against Afghanistan and Oman in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, head coach Igor ..

India vs Bangladesh FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifier match

WC qualifier: India fight hard to draw against spirited B'desh

Kolkata: India snatched a 1-1 draw from the jaws of defeat against much lower ranked Bangladesh to dent their chances of qualification ..

Igor Stimac

Favourite tag is nothing, can't underestimate B'desh: Stimac

Kolkata: India head coach Igor Stimac said a 'favourite' tag in sport means nothing ahead of their Group E Asian Qualifiers ..


Gritty India hold Asian Champions Qatar to goal-less draw in World Cup qualifiers

Doha: A gritty India survived waves of attacks from Qatar to hold the reigning Asian champions to a goal-less draw to steal an unexpected ..


Oman get the better of India with late double in WC qualifier

Guwahati: It was a familiar story for team India as they succumbed to another defeat despite playing better for the majority of the ..


India lead 1-0 against Oman at half time in Guwahati

Guwahati: Talismanic captain Sunil Chhetri has put India in the lead in the opening 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match against Oman ..