South Asia | Is football starting to rival cricket in Indians' affections?

Is football starting to rival cricket in Indians’ affections?

Not quite – but an expanded Indian Super League is packing out stadiums and increasing the profile of 'the beautiful game' in a nation whose love of 'the gentleman's game' has tended towards monomania

December 3, 2017 1:31 PM (UTC+8)
Bengaluru players celebrate a goal during their Indian Super League (ISL) football match against Mumbai City FC at Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore on November 19, 2017. Photo: AFP / Manjunath Kiran
Bengaluru players celebrate a goal during their Indian Super League (ISL) football match against Mumbai City FC at Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore on November 19, 2017. Photo: AFP / Manjunath Kiran
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