Dempo

  • I-League: Sporting Clube de Goa rope in defender Creson Antao August 12, 2014

    In a move to strengthen their defence, Sporting Clube de Goa have roped in former Dempo defender Creson Antao for the upcoming season of the I-League 2014-15. The 30-year-old player, who hails from Majorda in South Goa, on Tuesday joined the club and is likely to make his debut for the...
  • Dempo thrash Pune FC 3-0 to finish 4th in I-League April 28, 2014

    Pune: Dempo Sports Club thrashed 10-man Pune FC 3-0 in a final round I-League encounter on Monday to finish fourth in the league table after Bengaluru FC, East Bengal and Salgaocar. Double strike from Afghan defender Haroon Amiri (20th & 25th minute) put Dempo SC in the driver's seat before a...
  • Pune host Dempo in their last I-League clash April 27, 2014

    Pune: Pune FC will be eager to end their campaign on a high when they host Dempo SC in an I-League Round 26 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Monday. The season's final game will be crucial for seventh-placed Pune (29 points) as a win against sixth-placed Dempo (32)...
  • Bengaluru FC edge past Dempo SC 4-2 to win maiden I-League title April 21, 2014

    Margao: First-timers Bengaluru FC on Monday wrote a new chapter in Indian football by clinching the I-League title in their debut season courtesy a 4-2 away win over Dempo Sports Club here, with captain Sunil Chhetri fittingly netting the final goal. Needing a win to snatch the title ahead of other...
  • Bengaluru FC looking to wrap up I-League title against Dempo April 21, 2014

    Bengaluru FC would look to clinch their maiden I-League title in their debut season with a victory over Dempo FC in their penultimate league match at Nehru Stadium on Monday. Bengaluru FC, who are leading the table with 41 points from 22 matches, need three points from two remaining matches...
  • Bengaluru FC just a win away from I-League title April 17, 2014

    Bangalore: Debutant Bengaluru Football Club can script history on Monday and clinch the I-League title if they get past Dempo SC at Margao in their penultimate fixture of the season. Ashley Westwood's side are currently on 41 points with two games left, and mathematically, three more points will hand them the...
  • Dempo beat 10-man East Bengal 1-0; Mumbai FC held to a 1-1 draw February 23, 2014

    Margao: Dempo beat East Bengal through Tolgay Ozbey's 75th minute goal in the 18th round encounter of the I-League, played at the Nehru Stadium, Margao, this evening. With this win, Dempo took their tally to 22 points from 17 matches and moved to the 6th place, while East Bengal ahead...
  • Upbeat Dempo face East Bengal Challenge in I-League February 22, 2014

    Margao: Upbeat after their win against Rangadejied United FC, Dempo FC are all set to face the challenge of East Bengal when they meet on Sunday in the return match of the I-League scheduled at Nehru Stadium here. Both the teams go head-to-head with 19 points each. Dempo looks to be a...
  • Churchill, Dempo enter semi-final of Federation Cup January 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Goan sides Churchill Brothers and Dempo SC entered the semi-finals of the 35th Federation Cup after contrasting results in their respective last league matches in Cochin and Manjeri. While Churchil registered their third consecutive win by defeating Pune FC 3-2 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Dempo were held to...
  • I-League: Dempo pip wayward Mohun Bagan December 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Riding on Holicharan Narzary's first half strike, five-time champions Dempo returned to winning ways with a narrow 1-0 victory against Mohun Bagan in a Round 15 I-League here on Saturday. Narzary smashed the ball past Sandip Nandy in a brilliant 33rd minute strike to help Dempo bag their first win...
  • I-League: Dempo hold United SC to a goalless draw December 10, 2013

    Kolkata: Dempo goalkeeper Laxmikant Kattimani put up a valiant show as the five-time champions held a depleted United SC to a goalless draw in their Round 12 I-League match on Tuesday. In the absence of Sangram Mukherjee and Ishan Debanth, United SC were forced to field Abhijit Das under the bar,...
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua strikes in Dempo's 1-0 win over Churchill November 6, 2013

    Duler: Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his first-half strike proved decisive in his team's 1-0 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday. The all-important goal came in the 15th minute through Jeje Lalpekhlua, which ultimately...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan take on Dempo on Friday October 31, 2013

    Duler (Goa): A depleted Mohun Bagan, who are looking for their third straight win, will take on Dempo Sports Club in a seventh round match of the Airtel I-League tournament on Friday. The Kolkata outfit, bogged down by injuries to key players, has eight points after two wins and equal number...
  • Sean Rooney scores twice in Bengaluru FC's 3-1 win over Dempo October 23, 2013

    Bangalore: Australian striker Sean Rooney struck twice to help Bengaluru FC beat Dempo Sports Club 3-1 in their Airtel I-League encounter here Wednesday. Siam Hangal scored the other goal for the home side while Clifford Miranda pulled one back for Dempo at the Bangalore Football Stadium. Bengaluru FC maintained their unbeaten...
  • Dempo thrash high-flying East Bengal 3-1 October 17, 2013

    Kalyani: AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal received a big jolt ahead of their big match next week when former champions Dempo registered a thumping 3-1 win, their first victory of the season in the I-League. It was a sloppy display for the home side with Edeh Chidi missing a penalty while...
  • Upbeat East Bengal face Dempo ahead of AFC Cup semi-final October 16, 2013

    Kalyani: Following their emphatic win at Shillong, AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal will take on a struggling Dempo in their first home match of the I-League on Thursday. After not being in action in the first three rounds due to their AFC Cup commitments, the red and gold brigade began their...
  • Dempo hold Salgaocar to a draw; East Bengal beat Lajong FC October 9, 2013

    Mapusa: Dempo recovered from a goal down to play out a 1-1 draw against Salgaocar in an exciting I-League tie at Duler Stadium here Wednesday. Salgaocar, who looked the better of the two sides in the first half, took the lead in the 40th minute through Darryl Duffy. But Dempo fought...
  • I-League: Salgaocar upbeat against Dempo October 8, 2013

    Mapusa: Upbeat Salgaocar will be looking for their third successive win when they lock horns against Dempo in their I-League match at the Duler Stadium, Mapusa on Wednesday. Both the teams started their campaign in contrasting styles with Salgaocar upbeat after two wins in a row while Dempo on a low...
  • Rangdajied United draw Dempo; bag first point in I-League October 4, 2013

    Shillong: Rangdajied United made a fine comeback from two-goal deficit to split points with Dempo in a third round match of the I-League here on Friday. The match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here turned out to be a match with a tale of two halves. If the first half belonged...
  • Dempo FC nervous but excited to play against Rangdajied FC October 3, 2013

    Shillong: Five time national league champions Dempo FC are nervous but excited to play against Meghalaya's Rangdajied FC, during the third round encounter of the I-League at the J N Stadium here Friday. The host suffered two straight losses in two away games and is yet to register a point in...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC hold Dempo SC 1-1 September 29, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC staged a brilliant comeback to hold Dempo SC 1-1 in a Round-2 encounter of I-League at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sport Complex in Balewadi on Sunday. The draw was Mumbai FC's second at home and took their points tally to 2. For the record, the result was the...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC look for their first win September 28, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC will be looking for their first win of the campaign when they host Goan side Dempo SC in an I-League 2013-14 Round 2 encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex on Sunday. The hosts go into the game with a positive mindset after their 1-1 draw against another Goan...
  • Dempo Sports Club signs Panjim youngster Sahil Tavora September 26, 2013

    Panaji: Dempo Sports Club on Thursday announced the signing of Sahil Tavora after the 18-year-old gave a final nod to his first professional contract. The promising youngster, who emerged through the ranks of the Brazil Football Academy, has previously played for SESA Football Academy in the Airtel Goa Professional League...
  • I-League: Dempo looking for positive start against Lajong September 21, 2013

    Mapusa: Dempo SC, the 2011 I-league champions, will be to looking to start on a winning note when they take on Shillong Lajong on Saturday in the seventh edition of the season at the Duler Stadium. Dempo's last season was marred by controversies, injuries and several off-field issues that saw the...
  • Dempo acquire Japanese defender Honda; Eric joins Mohun Bagan August 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Former I-League champions Dempo Friday completed the acquisition of Japanese midfielder Shinnosuke Honda from Thai premier league football side Buriram United. Honda, 23, is a 6 feet tall defender from Fukushima, Japan. Having represented Japan in the U-22 championships, he began his career at J-League side Jubilo Iwata before...
  • Dempo SC midfielder Clifford gets Dilip Sardesai Award August 29, 2013

    Panaji: Dempo SC midfielder Clifford Rayes Miranda Thursday received Dilip Sardesai Award for sports excellence for the year 2013-14. The 31-year old, who has been playing for Dempo for last 14 years, was felicitated by Deputy Chief Minister Franscis D'Souza. The award comprises Rs 2 lakh in cash and a certificate....
  • Twelve I-League clubs granted one-year club licensing exemption August 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Twelve top clubs of the country were Tuesday given one-time exemption for the National Club License, clearing the decks for their participation in the I-League season expected to start next month. The Club Licensing Committee First Instance Body which met here decided to give one-time exemption so that they...
  • Rafaelle joins Dempo as conditioning coach July 9, 2013

    Panaji: Rafaelle Anthony Napoli has been roped in by Dempo SC as the conditioning coach for 2013-14 season. Napoli, who is the trusted aide of Dempo's head coach Arthur Papas has left A-League job back home in Australia and settled for the rigours and challenges of Indian football. "It's extremely important to...
  • Goan I-League clubs to oppose team caps June 25, 2013

    Panaji: Goa's I-League clubs have decided to fight against the unfriendly resolutions taken by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), including a cap on the number of clubs from a particular city. Owners of all four I-League clubs, Shrinivas Dempo, Peter Vaz (Sporting Clube de Goa), Shivanand Salgaocar (Salgaocar FC)...
  • Dempo SC sign ex-Manchester City defender Simon Colosimo June 7, 2013

    Goa: Former Manchester City defender Simon Colosimo has signed up with I-League club Dempo SC for a one-year deal. Colosimo has represented the Australian senior national team in 26 international matches and is the second English Premier League Player (EPL) to have joined Dempo SC. Arsenal's Rohan Ricketts was a part...