I-League: Mumbai look to wrap up with a home win

  Mumbai: The last match of the I-League has dawned on us here at cooperage. Mumbai FC, already relegated this season will have the pride to play for at home, as they take on the formidable East Bengal at the iconic Cooperage Football Stadium in Mumbai. Mumbai FC faced Shillong Lajong in their previous fixture, which […]

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I-League: Bengaluru keen to finish with a bang

  Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC will look to end what’s been a tough I-League season on a high when Albert Roca’s men square off against Churchill Brothers at the Kanteerava Stadium, in Bengaluru, on Saturday. Irrespective of the outcome against the side from Goa, the Blues will finish the season in fourth place but Roca has asked for […]

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Being the better team doesn’t matter; playing better on the day matters – Khalid Jamil

  NEW DELHI: As Aizawl FC embark on their final mission needing a draw to land their maiden Hero I-League title in their final match against Shillong Lajong FC, Head Coach Khalid Jamil, in an effort to keep his boys free from the tension is willing to soak in all the pressure himself. “Kuch jitne ke liye kuch khona padta hai, aur maine toh bahut kuch khoya hai” (To accomplish […]

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Lajong looks to break Aizawl hearts

Shillong, 26th April: The most highly anticipated match of the Hero I-League 2016-17 season, the North East Derby between Shillong Lajong FC and Aizawl FC, is just a few days away and, given the expected interest in the fixture, special arrangements have been made regarding tickets. The match will be held at the JN Stadium, Shillong, on […]

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Aizawl FC – a football fairytale that touches all

MUMBAI: Can they do it? Will they do it? I-League fans all over the country just can not stop talking about the phenomenal success Aizawl FC are enjoying in the current season. With just one round of action remaining in I-League, people are just curious to know whether the side that had been relegated in it’s […]

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I-League: East Bengal come back to winning ways in last home match

  Kolkata: East Bengal managed to return to winning ways courtesy goals from Wedson Anselme (31st) and two second-half goals from Robin Singh (52nd) and Bikash Jairu (90th). Minerva Punjab have a consolation goal from Krishna Pandit (90+3rd). The Red and Golds missed an earlier chance courtesy Abinash Ruidas who failed to apply the finishing touch […]

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I-League: Dominant Bengaluru put seven past DSK Shivajians

  Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC turned on the style and dished out some champagne football in a 7-0 battering of DSK Shivajians on a night at the Fortress where skipper Sunil Chhetri scored a brace and had four assists to his name. The Blues’ best result in its four-year history also saw goals from Alwyn George, […]

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I-League: Four-goal show by Bektur releases pressure on Churchill

  Goa: Churchill Brothers secured their safety in the league with a comprehensive 6-1 win against ten-man Chennai City FC in their I-League encounter at the Tilak Maidan, Vasco on Saturday. Four goals from Bektur Uulu (22′, 82′, 84′, 90’+3′) set the tone for a big win alongside goals from Ghanefo Kromah (66′) and Brandon […]

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I-League: Aizawl stun Mohun Bagan 1-0, inch toward title

  AIZAWL: Aizawl FC took a giant step towards lifting their maiden I-League title as they stunned Mohun Bagan 1-0 at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Aizawl on Saturday. Zohmingliana Ralte scored the late winner in the 83rd minute when he met a Mahmoud Al-Amnah corner and steered the ball past the Mohun Bagan keeper Debjit Majumder. The […]

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