India are a national football team which plays in the AFC confederation and their home shirts consist of an all blue colour scheme which is supplied by Nike and their away shirt is usually white in colour. At the peak of its success during the 1950s and 1960s, the team was automatically advanced to play in the 1950 FIFA World Cup.
India play in the Asian section of World Cup qualifying, they have yet to appear in the finals. India did qualify in 1950 but were stopped from playing as the refused to wear boots.
The national football team of India currently ranks 146th in the FIFA ranking [...]
The Indian national football tean ranks 138th in the latest FIFA rankings, and forms part of the Asian Football Confederation [...]
This is the away shirt that will be used by the Indian national team for the 2010 World Cup qualifiers, for the period 2008/09. The Indian National Team is a member of the Asian Football Confederation and FIFA [...]
Captain Baichung Bhutia was the first Indian to play professional football, appearing for Bury in the English Football League.
India rarely have appeared in the Asian Cup, but did manage to finish runners up to hosts Israel in 1964. Their first International was against France in 1948, the Indian's went down 2-1.