447th World Rank holder East Bengal will face 389th Ranked Tempines Rovers of Hong Kong in AFC Cup 2013 Group H.

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As per IFFHS released World Football Club Ranking from FEB 2012 to Feb 2013, Indian I-League team East Bengal just moved 100 rand ahead from last 549 to 447. No other Indian teams in the first 450 talley of the said released. East Bengal is jt. with 5 other football teams of the world, one of them is Omiya Ardija Saitama of Japan.

East Bengal's next challenger in AFC Cup 2013 in Group 'H" Singapore team Tempines Rovers also moved 7 rank from last released. They now in 389th team of the World.

Another AFC Cup 2013 Group 'A' team Kitchee FC of Hong Kong moved 52 rank ahead from the last as they are now in 256th. The team is with India Churchill Brothers in AFC Cup 2013.

The best performance of AFC Cup 2013 team in this talley is Kelantan FA Kota Bahru of Malaysia which is ranked now in 150 and playing in AFC Cup 2013 Group 'G". Jordon's Al Faisaly and Al-Qadisiyah SC of Kuwait which is playing in AFc Cup 2013 in Group D and C respectively ranked in the above tally is 407 and 314th.

But in the full talley Southe Koran team Ulsan Hyundai Horangi FC ranked 30 as the best performances of an Asian football Team and there are 12 South Korean Teams in the full Talley.

But th main thing is that Chelsea is currtntly No 1 team as per the IFFHS tally as they moved from 3 to 1.


Rank Now   Last Rank  Team                       Country

30         (30.)     Ulsan Hyundai Horangi FC    South Korea

69         (65.)     FC Pohang Steelers    	 South Korea

107.       (119.)    Guangzhou Evergrande FC     China

108.       (152.)    FM Sepahan Isfahan    	 Iran

125.       (150.)    FC Seoul    		 South Korea   

125.       (143.)    Al-Ahli SC Jeddah    	 Saudi Arabia

128        (127.)    Al-Ittihad Club Jeddah    	 Saudi Arabia   

128.       (122.)    Al-Hilal FC Riyadh    	 Saudi Arabia

135.       (128.)    Esteghlal FC Tehran    	 Iran

141.       (139.)    Al-Kuwait SC Kaifan    	 Kuwait

150.       (152.)    Kelantan FA Kota Bahru    	 Malaysia AFC 2013(Gr.G)

166.       (185.)    Samsung Blue-Wings FC       South Korea

171.       (169.)    Sanfrecce Hiroshima FC    	 Japan

174.       (143.)    Adelaide United FC    	 Australia

179.       (177.)    Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma FC    South Korea

187.       (196.)    Arbil Sport Club    	 Iraq - AFC 2013(Gr-A)  

207.       (206.)    Tokyo FC    		 Japan   

211.       (210.)    Jeju United FC    		 South Korea

219.       (217.)    Al-Ittifaq Dammam    	 Saudi Arabia

256.       (308.)    Kitchee SC    		 Hong Kong - AFC 2013(Gr-E)

256.       (284.)    PEA Buriram United FC    	 Thailand

262.       (260.)    Incheon United FC    	 South Korea

274.       (340.)    Persepolis FC Tehran    	 Iran

278.       (278.)    FC Gamba Osaka    		 Japan

314.       (309.)    FC Yokohama F. Marinos    	 Japan

314.       (260.)    Al-Qadisiyah SC Kuwait-City Kuwait- AFC 2013 (Gr.D)

331.       (320.)    Gyeong Nam FC Changwon    	 South Korea

351.       (386.)    Muang Thong United FC    	 Thailand

360.       (396.)    Vegalta Sendai    		 Japan   

360.       (351.)    Daegu FC    		 South Korea

367.       (358.)    Kashima Antlers FC    	 Japan

371.       (417.)    Al-Suwaiq Batna   		 Oman   

371.       (343.)    Al-Wehdat Club Amman    	 Jordan   

389.       (396.)    Tampines Rovers FC    	 Singapore- AFC 2013 (Gr.H)

407.       (393.)    Al-Faysali Club Amman    	 Jordan AFC 2013 (Gr.C)

418.       (393.)    Al-Gharrafa SC Doha    	 Qatar   

423.       (445.)    PBS Kuala Terengganu FA     Malaysia

426.       (426.)    FC Busan I'Park    	 South Korea

426.       (426.)    Urawa FC Red Diamonds    	 Japan

426.       (426.)    Chunnam Dragons Gwangyang   South Korea

426.       (549.)    Lekhwiya SC Doha    	 Qatar   

439.       (437.)    Daejeon Citizen FC    	 South Korea   


439.       (561.)    Al-Urooba Sur    		 Oman

447.       (549.)    East Bengal Kingfisher FC 	 India - AFC 2013 (Gr.H)

447.       (441.)    Omiya Ardija Saitama    	 Japan


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Sikkim Football Association in close coordination with Coca Cola India & All India Football Federation ( AIFF ) is organising Inter-School U-15 Football Championship for boys at Paljor Stadium, Gangtok from 17th March to 20th March 2013.

The winner school of the championship will represent Sikkim in the zonal level and the top school team from each zone will advanced to the National Finals. At the National Level, spotters appointed by AIFF will select 40 promising young footballers who will be short-listed to represent India as the National U-16 Sub-Junior Team.

All together 36 (Thirty Six) school from across the state of Sikkim are likely to participate in the championship. This will be a 11-a-side championship.

DEHRADUN FOOTBALL ACADEMY will organise Boys and Girls Football Tournament.

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DEHRADUN FOOTBALL ACADEMY the Registered & Affiliated by U.S.F.R.A. is going to organise the "Girls And Boys Schools( Football) Ist Challenge Cup-2013" at Upper Nathanpur, Inderprasth lane No-14 C, P.O. Nehrugram, Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

Mr. V.S. Rawat- Secretary of U.S.F.R.A. told that the Tournament will start from 7 April 2013 in Police Line Football Ground, Race Course, Dehradun,/Maharana Pratap Sports College, Dehradun Uttarakhand. The Tournament will be seperated into two parts, one is Senior Girls Schools Challenge Cup-2013 where there will be no age bar while Boys Schools Challenge Cup-2013 will be for U-19 boys.