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Derby fever has once again gripped Kolkata with both sets of fans of spending a sleepless night before the highly charged encounter. Security measures have been tightened for the match and East Bengal, the hosts, have reportedly employed a number of private security personnel to provide additional security. The teams are also supposed to observe a minutes silence before the kickoff in memory of the football fans who lost their lives in Egypt two days back.
AIFF has confirmed that Indian National Team will play a match against Azerbaijan as part of their preparation for AFC Challenge Cup 2012. India will play Azerbaijan, ranked 111, on 27th February and Oman, ranked 90, on 23rd February.
AIFF U14 Football Festival will be concluded on Saturday. 70 youngsters will be selected from this festival and they will join 60 other players from other parts of the country to take part in a camp to be held in Kalyani, West Bengal. These players will be groomed keeping 2018 World Cup in mind.
A hattrick from Myron Senzie Mendes led Salgaocar to a 3-0 victory over Dempo in GFA U16 League.
Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize an Inter College Football Memorial Tournament from February 6-16, 2012, in Delhi. This tournament will be named after legendary Indian coach SA Rahim.
Controversy refuses to go away in India missing out on AFC Champions League qualification slot this year.