Elections in Indian Football: Check the AIFF Electoral List for Legends Making a Return on a Differe
After more than ten years of a "One-Man Show" in charge, their caution will determine the direction the Indian football system takes.
In those heady Indian club football days of the 1970s and 1980s, they charmed everyone with their prowess and "surefootedness," but former national captains like Shabbir Ali and Manoranjan Bhattacharya will have a much more difficult task ahead of them.
After more than ten years of a "One-Man Show" in charge, which did more harm than good for the game in the nation, their wisdom will determine the direction the Indian football system takes.
These two, along with 34 other well-known internationals from their eras, are now on a select voter list to choose the All India Football Federation's (AIFF) next executive body as a FIFA ban is pending.
On the Supreme Court's directions, the initial voter list of 67 for the elections scheduled for August 28 includes 24 male former Indian football players and 12 female former players.