I am still not done with Indian football, Baichung Bhutia promises

It’s been after almost one and-a-half years since he suffered a resounding defeat in the presidential elections of All India Football Federation (AIFF), that Baichung Bhutia has spoken. Soon after attending the executive committee meeting last Tuesday, the Indian football icon demanded the resignation of current president Kalyan Chaubey – and his words had an … Read more

Wenger commits himself to “digging out” football talent in India

FIFA has already recommended Spain’s Sergi Amezcua Fontrodona — who was previously involved with developing football in China as project director — to be the academy head coach for two years and an Indian will assist him for a few months. A foreign assistant coach will be appointed in four-five months. “With such a huge … Read more

After a Key Win, Michigan Girds for Its Next Battle: Freeing Jim Harbaugh 

Nov. 12, 2023 11:49 am ET The emotional aftermath of Michigan’s key win over Penn State on Saturday turned into a celebration of the one person notably absent: Jim Harbaugh, the Wolverines’ coach who had been suspended by the Big Ten over alleged sign-stealing.  Offensive coordinator Sherrone Moore, who filled in as acting head coach, … Read more

Michigan Beats Penn State Without Jim Harbaugh While Legal Battle Ramps Up

Updated Nov. 11, 2023 3:21 pm ET When the Big Ten suspended Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh over alleged sign-stealing violations late Friday afternoon, the school rushed to court with an urgent message: It needs Harbaugh to finish off a dream season. But the Wolverines, ranked No. 3 in the College Football Playoff rankings, were … Read more

Big Ten Suspends Michigan Coach Jim Harbaugh in Sign-Stealing Case

Updated Nov. 10, 2023 9:05 pm ET The Big Ten Conference on Friday barred Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh from coaching the remainder of the team’s regular season games, an unprecedented sanction that follows allegations against the Wolverines football program of illegally attending future opponents’ games to steal play-signals.  The conference announced the penalty as Michigan’s … Read more

Michigan Rescinded Contract Offer to Jim Harbaugh After Sign-Stealing Allegations

The University of Michigan has rescinded a new contract offer for head football coach Jim Harbaugh in the wake of a sign-stealing scandal that has rocked one of the favorites to play for college football’s national championship, according to a person familiar with the matter. The move is the first sign that the school may … Read more

Indian women football team to train in Saudi Arabia ahead of Olympic Qualifiers

Indian senior women’s team is leaving for Saudi Arabia on Saturday for a training-cum-exposure tour ahead of the AFC Women’s Olympics Qualifiers to be played in Uzbekistan later this month. The team, who will play a few friendly matches in Saudi Arabia, will leave for Uzbekistan on 23 October. Indian senior women’s squad for Saudi … Read more

Kelvin Kiptum Breaks Men's Marathon World Record in Chicago

The 23-year-old Kenyan’s 2:00:35 lowered the mark set by Eliud Kipchoge, as the sport intensifies its hunt to break two hours in an official race. Source link

Oklahoma Gets a Signature Win Over No. 3 Texas—With Its Defense

The moment it became clear that things had changed at Oklahoma came at the top of the fourth quarter of the Sooners’ annual Red River Showdown against Texas on Saturday. With the Longhorns trailing 27-20, quarterback Quinn Ewers threaded a 28-yard pass to Jordan Whittington, who was tackled at the one yard line. Copyright ©2023 … Read more