TheHardTackle's Guest Author Rahul Bhutani lists down some of the most awaiting moments to look forward to in 2012 from Indian Football's perspective.
India U19 failed to qualify to the main round of AFC Championship but dished out some creditable performances against quality opponents. Though the ending was bit of an anti-climax there were enough signs to suggest that If these boys fulfill their potential then the future of Indian football is indeed bright.
In this brand new series, TheHardTackle introduces the readers to a number of little-known but supremely promising Indian youngsters who have it in them to prosper at the senior level and bring laurels to the nation in near future. Here's the first installment of the series.
India Under-19 team is all set to participate in prestigious Weifang Cup scheduled to commence from 31st July in Shandong City, China. TheHardTackle takes a look at the team and previews India's group league matches.
Under-19 I-League Final Round kicked off at Kolkata with the four zonal champions, East Bengal, JCT Academy, Mumbai FC and Churchill Brothers fighting it out for the ultimate glory. TheHardTackle reviews the Day-1 actions.