Salgaocar crowned 2016/17 Goa Pro League champions

GOA: Salgaocar FC ended their 2016/17 Goa Pro League camapign in style by beating CSM Taleigao 2-0 at Tilak Maidan in Vasco on Friday. Goals by Liston Colaco and Ronaldo Oliviera sumed up the season. The Green Brigades earned 49 points from 20 matches this season. President Mr. Shivanand Salgaocar congratulated the boys for all their […]

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Rana Gharami to captain Bengal in 71st Santosh Trophy

  KOLKATA: The Indian Football Association (West Bengal) has named the 20-member Senior State Football Team for the East Zone qualifiers of the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy, commencing from 28th December at Bokaro, Jharkhand. Coached by Mridul Banerjee, who adjudged as the best coach in the 2016/17 Calcutta Premier Division, players has been drawn from […]

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Onus is on the girls to show their mettle, says Sajid Dar

Credits AIFF Media Team SILIGURI: All the head coaches from the participating nations barring Maldives and Bangladesh, who are scheduled to reach by tomorrow morning, attended the pre-tournament press conference in Siliguri today (December 25, 2016). Mr. Jasmine (Sri Lanka), Mrs. Kelly Lindsy (Afghanistan), Mr. Kumar Thapa (Nepal),  Mr. Lee (Bhutan) andMr. Sajid Yusuf Dar (India) […]

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Indian women’s team reach Siliguri for SAFF Championship

  SILIGURI: The Indian Women’s Team reached Siliguri today (December 24, 2016) afternoon for the forthcoming SAFF Women’s Championship which kicks off on December 26, 2016. India have been clubbed with Afghanistan and Bangladesh in Group B and the top-2 teams will advance to the semi-finals. Head Coach Sajid Dar stated, “Girls are in proper shape […]

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Mobin Rai to lead Sikkim in 71st Santosh Trophy

GANGTOK: Sikkim Football Association (SFA) on Friday has announced the 22-member Sikkim Senoir Men’s Football Team for the upcoming  71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy commencing from 28 December 2016. While releasing the final list of players at Gangtok Football House, Menla Ethenpa General Secretary of SFA said that the players has been […]

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INDIA JUMP TO THEIR BEST ANNUAL FIFA RANK IN 6 YEARS

  NEW DELHI: India jumped two places to finish 2016 at 135 in the FIFA Rankings published today (December 22, 2016). This is India’s 6-year highest annual ranking after 2009 when India finished the year at 134. National Coach Stephen Constantine attributed the upsurge to all his Players and the staff. “It can’t be achieved without […]

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