Kerala overpower Railways to start Final Round campaign in Santosh Trophy

  GOA: Kerala overpowered Railways 4-2 in a Group B fixture to start their Final Round campaign in the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy on Wednesday at Bambolim. Railways, who lost their opening encounter 1-2 against Punjab, took a surprise lead in the 18th minute through Rajesh Soosanayakam. Nonetheless, Kerala’s response came almost immediately with an equalizer […]

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Bengal, Chandigarh win matches in Santosh Trophy

GOA: Bengal stunned the defending champions Services 1-0 to register successive wins in the Group A of the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy on Tuesday at Bambolim. The only goal of the match was a superb effort in the 20th minute by Moirangthem Basanta Singh. Shaikhom Ronald Singh held off a defender on the left flank and floated […]

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Mizoram, Punjab off to winning start in Santosh Trophy final round

  GOA: Mizoram eased past Maharashtra 3-1 to start their campaign in the final round of the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy on Tuesday at Bambolim. Mizoram began the game on the offensive and took the early lead through Lalchhuanawma Vanchhawng in the 8th minute before Rahul Das found a leveller for Maharashtra four minutes later. However, […]

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Mizoram named squad for Santosh Trophy final round

MIZORAM: Mizoram Football Association have named the 20-member squad for the final round of the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy commencing from 12th March, 2017 at Goa. Santosh Trophy final round will be played at Tilak Maidan in Vasco and Athletic Stadium in Bambolim, with the final slatted to be played on 26th March at […]

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Bengal squad announced for Santosh Trophy final round

  KOLKATA: Head Coach Mridul Banerjee has announced this Friday his 20-man squad for the final round of the 71st National Football Championship for the Santosh Trophy commencing from 12th March, 2017 at Goa. Coach Banerjee has kept the same base squad that won against Chattisgarh and Odisha in the preliminary round held at Bokaro earlier this year, however […]

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Rajasthan thumps Gujrat in Santosh Trophy

Jaipur: Rajasthan initiated the Second match by thumping Gujrat 1-0 in the Qualifying Round of 71st Santosh Trophy at Rajmata Chunkumari Stadium, Waidhan – Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh. After losing out on the first one against Maharastra, the team responded magnificently. The Match was nail biting and without any scores till Half time as the Rajasthan […]

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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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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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