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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Indian U-17 team lost 2-1 to Portuguese club Belenenses

  NEW DELHI: The Indian U-17 World Cup Squad lost 2-1 to Portuguese Club Team Belenenses at the Jamor Stadium in Portugal today (April 25, 2017) in their second practice match of the exposure trip to Europe. The Portuguese opponents scored two quick goals in the second half to clinch the game after India had taken […]

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Subrata Paul fails dope test

KOLKATA: In a shocking turn of events, goalkeeper Subrata Paul has failed a dope test after returning positive for a substance that has been banned by the National Anti Doping Agency (NADA). The former India goalkeeper has been tested positive for using a performance enhancing anabolic steroid. The test was conducted during an out of competition test by NADA in […]

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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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