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Daily Archives: June 27, 2019

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

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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

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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

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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

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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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