This blog aims to (without disrespecting cricket) give a fresh breath to Indian sports lovers by discussing an equally enjoyed sport; football. It will interest you to know that football is more ingrained into Indian culture than many would have you believe.If you are a fan of football, living in, or interested in, India, then you have come to the right place. Yes, football is not the most talked-about or followed sport in India, but isn’t it exhausting to always talk about cricket?
Explore this section to understand how football came to be a popular sport in India. Get to know the people credited with popularising the sport and the interesting events that took place during that time. Also, get to look at famous footballers who have been to the country, including Pele, who visited with the New York Cosmos.
Famous Football Players in India
There are several players worth mentioning who have plied their trade both in India and elsewhere. They have stepped away from the norm to succeed in a field where Indians are not particularly hailed. The performances of these players have been so great that they now have the country dreaming of a place in the next World Cup.
There are various leagues and tournaments played in India and elsewhere, where the country participates. This section of the site highlights such competitions, listing what makes each one of them unique.
Get into the site for these and more football discussions, and feel free to give your opinion too!