CFL: Faiaz stars as Mohammedan stroll past Southern Samity

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club strolled past Southern Samity 3-0 to register successive wins in the Calcutta Premier Division – A on Sunday at Barasat Stadium. The score-line would have been much higher if the Black Panthers had utilized many scoring chances that came their way. Winger Sheikh Faiaz (21st and 56th minute) scored in either […]

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CFL: Mohun Bagan wary of Pathachakra

KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan set to face their toughest challenge in CFL Premier Division – A so far, when they face Pathachakra Club in their next game tomorrow. Mohun Bagan are coming into the game on the back of successive wins over Southern Samity and Railway FC, while opponents Pathachakra won their first game against mighty Mohammedan […]

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Bemdem Devi wins Arjuna Award

NEW DELHI: Oinam Bemdem Devi, the flag bearer of Indian Women’s Football over the past two decades was on August 18, 2017 named the winner of the prestigious Arjuna Award. Bembem becomes the second Indian Woman Footballer to win the Award, the first being Shanti Mullick in 1983. Bembem, nicknamed the ‘Durga of Indian Football,’ who had made […]

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Trophy Experience kicks off for FIFA U-17 World Cup

NEW DELHI: In a first of a kind experience, thousands of children along with dignitaries from the Government of India came together to celebrate the launch of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 Trophy Experience in the capital city of New Delhi. The Official Winner’s Trophy for FIFA U-17 World Cup was placed at […]

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India beat Mauritius 2-1 in Tri-Nation Football series

MUMBAI: India came back from behind to register their eighth official win in International Football when they made short work of Mauritius 2-1 in the opening match of the Tri-nation International Football series at Mumbai Football Arena tonight. The victory set a record in Indian Football as this is the first time ever that an Indian […]

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CFL: East Bengal put in stellar performance to blank Peerless

  KOLKATA: East Bengal put in a stellar second-half performance to blank Peerless Sports Club 5-1 on Saturday at East Bengal Ground. The Red and Golds took the lead through Wills Plaza only for Rahim Nabi to equalize for Peerless. However, the Kalid Jamil-coached side added four in the second session through substitutes Gabriel Fernandes and Surabuddin Mallick, who scored […]

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CFL: Upbeat Mohammedan SC face depleted Southern Samity

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club will be aiming for all three points when they face Southern Samity in the ongoing CFL Premier Division – A at Barasat Stadium on Sunday. Heading into the game on the back of a convincing 5-1 win over Tollygunge Agragami on Thursday, Mohamedan SC will be looking to overcome the […]

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CFL: Mohun Bagan beat Railway FC 3-0

KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan built on their impressive start to the campaign beating Railway FC 3-0 to log their second consecutive win in the CFL Premier Division – A on Friday. The win at Mohun Bagan Ground was powered by goals from Chesterpaul Lyngdoh (63rd minute), Bayi Kamo Stephane (79th) and Shilton D’Silva (90+2nd) after a barren […]

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Its going to be a good test for us: Stephen Constantine

MUMBAI, 18th August 2017: Indian National Team coach Stephen Constantine termed the forthcoming Hero Tri-Nation Football series 2017 as a ‘stage to try new players’ where India are slated to kick-off their campaign against Mauritius at the Mumbai Football Arena on Saturday (August 19, 2017).   “We’re playing two games before the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers where I can try out […]

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Match officials for FIFA U-17 World Cup appointed

MUMBAI: With only two months to go before the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 kicks off, the FIFA Referees Committee has appointed 21 trios of match officials, representing all six confederations. For FIFA, it is essential to ensure that the best match officials from all around the world are selected for FIFA competitions. For […]

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