'Tournaments like AFC Asian Cup are vital for Indian football'
Former players feel hosting the 2027 edition could help India find more heroes like Chhetri.
India submit bid to host 2027 AFC Asian Cup
If India wins the bid, it will be the first time the country will host the continental event
Asian Football Confederation delays 2027 Asian Cup bid process
Nations considering bids to host the 2027 Asian Cup have been given extra time to lodge expressions of interest due to the coronavirus pandemic.
'Irreplaceable' Sunil Chhetri not going anywhere - Igor Stimac
Dismissing claims of a dip in Chhetri's sharpness, Stimac blamed injuries to key players for India's recent struggles.
Deconstructing Indian football, via interstellar and time travel
Our correspondent travels back and forward in time, struggling to make sense of the chaotic 2019 that was the Indian national football team's year.
Where they stand: India priorities downgraded to Asian Cup qualification
With World Cup qualification now out of the question, India will be hoping to secure third place in Group E.