Ahead of the two international friendlies against Nepal and Philippines, TheHardTackle looks at major talking points which will draw interest in these matches.
With the Indian Football team out of reckoning for both the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the AFC Asian Cup in 2015, THT reasons out why it is important for chief coach Wim Koevermans to look beyond the SAFF Championship next month.
As India crashed 2-4 at home to a Palestine side that lacked several of their key players, TheHardTackle takes a look at five problems plaguing the National team at the moment.
India lost to a second string Palestine side after a disastrous second half performance. TheHardTackle analyzes where it went wrong for Wim Koevermans and his men.
Hosts India takes on favourites Cameroon in a dress rehersal before the finals in Nehru Cup. THT looks forward to the final preparations of both teams
Hosts India is set to take on a struggling Nepal side in their third group encounter of the 2012 edition of Nehru Cup. A win here will almost clear India’s passage for the finals whereas a win for the bottom placed Nepalese side will mathematically keep them in contention for earning a place in the finals.
The All Indian Football Federation has zeroed in upon Dutchman Wim Koevermans to take over the reigns of Indian national football team as the chief coach. Here TheHardTackle introduces the Dutchman to the Indian football lovers.