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Daily Archives: June 27, 2019

AIFF runs out of money, awaits clearance of dues by commercial partner

Representational image. The All India Football Federation (AIFF) is facing an acute financial crisis due to “non-payment of dues” to the tune of Rs 25 crore by its commercial partner IMG-Reliance. The federation’s commercial partner has not cleared the dues for the last two quarters, because of which it is yet to give away a cash award of Rs one ...

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Barcelona sign Brazilian goalkeeper Neto from Valencia

Barcelona have signed Neto from Valencia, after The Bats made a deal for Jasper Cillessen. (Source: Twitter/@BBCSport) Barcelona have agreed to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Norberto Murara Neto from Valencia for an initial 26 million euros ($29.55 million), the La Liga champions said on Thursday. Neto will sign a four-year deal with Barcelona that will keep him at the club until ...

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Watch: Wayne Rooney scores from own half in stunning strike for DC United

Wayne Rooney celebrates after scoring a goal from beyond midfield against Orlando City SC in the first half at Audi Field. (Source: USA TODAY Sports)  Wayne Rooney grabbed the headlines in Major League Soccer on Wednesday when he scored an incredible goal for DC United with a strike from inside his own half for the second time in his career. ...

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‘Tiki-taka with Indian football’: Chennai City write to AIFF to attend Executive Committee meeting

Chennai City FC have still not received their prize money. (Source: Twitter/Chennai CityFC) I-League champions Chennai City FC wrote to All India Football Federation on Tuesday requesting the governing body to grant the club a special invitation to the Executive Committee meeting. In the letter addressed to AIFF General Secretary Kushal Das, Chennai City reminded the sports body that the ...

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