Stephen Constantine stepped down as India coach after the Asian Cup. Here are five possible replacements, with pros and cons.
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The Blue Tigers are at a low point after their Asian Cup exit. But heartbreak can be just the thing that sends them to new heights.
Indian centre-back Anas Edathodika has announced his retirement from international football a day after India's exit from the Asian Cup
India got knocked out of the group stages in the AFC Asian Cup. What does Indian football learn from this? And where does it go now?
Falling into the trap of playing for a draw and defending 'too much' cost India a place in the AFC Asian Cup knockout round.
After India's defeat to Bahrain in the AFC Asian Cup consigned them to a group-stage exit, Stephen Constantine has stepped down as India coach
Sandesh Jhingan had a brilliant game, while Pronay Halder showed his best and worst against Bahrain.
India were knocked out of the Asian Cup after losing their final group game, thanks to a stoppage time penalty conceded by captain Pronay Halder.
Bahrain beat India 1-0 with a late penalty and went through as India were knocked out after finishing fourth in the group.
In a rematch of their 2011 group clash, India meet Bahrain in the Asian Cup with a chance to reach the next round at stake.
Sven-Göran Eriksson speaks exclusively to ESPN about the Asian Cup, describing India's win over Thailand the tournament's "biggest surprise."
To beat Bahrain in their final group game, India need to recreate the physical intensity of their first match against Thailand.
After being let down by their defence in the last game, India will need Gurpreet Singh Sindhu to be at his best against Bahrain on Monday.
Still, India fans at the Asian Cup admit to a big challenge: the lack of a common language in which to get everybody to chant.
What can India learn from their loss to hosts UAE that will stand them in good stead against Bahrain?
Sunil Chhetri's popularity, Pakistani food in Abu Dhabi and an Iraqi fan's journey feature in our Asian Cup diaries.
India were punished for the wastefulness in front of goal as UAE made the most of their chances on Thursday.
All four teams in Group A are still in with a chance to go through. Here's how they are placed ahead of the final group games.
Anirudh Thapa and Sunil Chhetri shone in attack but mistakes at the back proved costly against hosts UAE.
Centre-back Sandesh Jhingan, like India, made mistakes but UAE would agree they were in a proper contest on Thursday night.
Follow live scores and match updates as India take on UAE in their second group game at the AFC Asian Cup.
India haven't beaten UAE in 18 years, but after their win over Thailand, they will fancy their chances of getting at least a point.
One of the stars in India's victory over Thailand, the 21-year-old striker is reaping the benefits of being patient and keeping things simple.
India are being ultra-careful with what they eat as they prepare for their crucial fixture against UAE in the Asian Cup.
India still have work to do despite their strong start at the Asian Cup, coach Stephen Constantine told ESPN FC in an exclusive interview.