Western Indian Football Association (WIFA)

MUMBAI: A total of 11 teams from Maharashtra are competing for top honours in the WIFA Women’s Football League qualifying tournament, which commenced at the Cooperage Football ground here Sunday.

Four Mumbai teams – PIFA, Kenkre FC, India Rush, and Footie First, were in action. The other participating teams are Snigmay FC and Krida Prabodhini, both from Pune, FC Kolhapur City, Pacangan FC, Satara, Amma FC, Nagpur, S.P. Football Academy, Thane, and Next Sports Academy, Palghar.

The winner of the WIFA WFL will qualify for the AIFF Indian Women’s Football League 2021-2022.

Jul 29, 2020 19:07
MUMBAI: The Western India Football Association (WIFA) has always played a distinct role in the promotion and development of football. The efforts of WIFA, which is the governing body for football in the state of Maharashtra, has not gone unnoticed as the association is currently ranked second from among the 36 affiliated football bodies with the AIFF (All India Football Association).
Jan 06, 2020 11:01
MUMBAI: Aditya Thackeray, WIFA vice-president and MDFA president, felicitated the Maharashtra team players for their achievement in emerging champions of the AIFF Junior Under-17 National football championship (tier-II) for the Dr BC Roy Trophy.
Dec 03, 2019 05:12
MUMBAI: "Future of Indian Football takes Shape" will be the main theme for the eighth edition of India Football Forum 2019 powered by Hero, where key stakeholders from the sports industry will deliberate on a five-year plan for the development of a vibrant football ecosystem in the country.
Oct 31, 2019 20:10
MUMBAI: A total of 18 teams will be competing for the top honours in the WIFA Women's Football League 2019-2020, which is scheduled to commence at the Cooperage ground from Friday. There are 11 teams from Mumbai, four from Pune, two from Kolhapur and one from Satara participating in this tournament, which is scheduled to finish on December 22.
Oct 22, 2019 04:10
MUMBAI: The Western India Football Association (WIFA) is further strengthening their relationship with the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) and implementing the ‘OFC Just Play’ Programme in India.
Aug 24, 2019 10:08
MUMBAI: All India Football Federation president Praful Patel of Gondia district and Souter Vaz of Mumbai district have retained their respective posts as president and secretary of the Western India Football Association in elections held at WIFA's 70th ordinary general meeting in Nagpur on Friday. They were both elected unopposed. Pyarelal Chaudhary of Poona district retained the treasurer’s position.
Dec 06, 2018 15:12
MUMBAI: Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund introduced an international coaching camp in partnership with the Western India Football Association (WIFA) in the city on Wednesday.
Oct 22, 2018 16:10
MUMBAI: The Women’s Football Championship 2018, organised by the Western India Football Association (WIFA), kicked off here Monday at the Cooperage Football Stadium.
Jan 16, 2018 15:01
MUMBAI: Western India Football Association (WIFA), in partnership with Mumbai City FC, have launched developmental centers in Mumbai and Pune as a part of India’s first Baby League – a player development initiative by the AIFF.
Oct 31, 2017 16:10
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday declared the election of Praful Patel as All India Football Federation (AIFF) president void while ordering fresh elections to be held within a stipulated time of five months.  The court ruled that the federation elections were conducted without conforming to the National Sports Code.