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  • I-League: Injury-hit Salgaocar to face Bengaluru FC Yesterday

    Margao: Injury-hit Salgaocar SC will have a tough time when they face defending champions Bengaluru FC in their penultimate round of the first leg of the Hero I-League on Sunday. Salgaocar, who lacked finishing, were expecting that their injured players like Darryl Duffy and Saran Singh would be fit during the...
  • Mohun Bagan extend I-league supremacy with 1-0 win over East Bengal Yesterday

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan defeated traditional rivals East Bengal 1-0 in an I-league football match at the Salt Lake stadium here on Sunday. Indian striker Balwant Singh scored the goal for the winning side. The win extended Mohun Bagan's undefeated streak in the competition to nine matches and consolidated their supremacy atop the...
  • Pune FC take on Royal Wahingdoh in I-League Yesterday

    Shillong: Pune FC will look to maintain their 100 percent record against Royal Wahingdoh when they face the north-east side in an I-League Round 13 encounter at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday. Playing their second away game in a row, third-placed Pune FC (16 points) will also be eager...
  • I-League: Dempo FC draw against Bharat FC 2 days ago

    Margao: Dempo FC and Bharat FC played out a goalless draw to split points in a I-League match played at Nehru Stadium on Friday. With today's draw, Dempo have nine points from 10 matches while Bharat FC have 10 points from nine matches. Dempo FC looked the better of the two...
  • I-League: Unbeaten Mohun Bagan take on struggling East Bengal in Kolkata derby 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Unbeaten Mohun Bagan will be bolstered by the return of ace forward Sony Norde when they take on a struggling East Bengal in a high voltage I-League derby at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here tomorrow. Having served a one-match suspension, the Haitian striker will be back to assist Katsumi...
  • Dempo play Bharat FC tomorrow, look to bounce back in I-League 3 days ago

    Margao: Injury-ravaged Dempo FC would look to bounce back after defeats when they face new entrant Bharat FC in the Hero I-League at Nehru Stadium here tomorrow. After their impressive performance in the Federation Cup, Dempo FC are struggling in the on going I-League as they have collected just two points...
  • Ten-man Mumbai FC hold Pune FC to draw 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Down to 10 men half an hour into the game, a stubborn and determined Mumbai FC defended stoutly to hold Pune FC to a 1-1 draw in a rough and tough I-League football match on Sunday. The home team, who went ahead in the fourth minute itself through a spectacular...
  • Mohun Bagan reach top of table with 2-0 win over Dempo 1 week ago

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan blanked former champions Dempo 2-0, overcoming a stiff second half challenge to go one point clear of Bengaluru FC atop the standings in the I-League football tournament, on Sunday. Dhanachandra Singh fired his side to lead from a Katsumi Yusa corner kick in the 27th minute and Balwant...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh held 1-1 by Bharat FC March 21, 2015

    Royal Wahingdoh FC were held to a 1-1 draw against Bharat FC in an I-League football tournament encounter on Saturday. Both teams, however, ended with 10-men on the field as Nigerian Loveday Enyinnaya for the Royal's and Bobby Hassell of Bharat were sent off following a tussle. Forward Jackichand Singh strike for...
  • Pune FC eye win against Mumbai FC in I-League March 21, 2015

    Pune FC will aim to log full points when they take on hosts Mumbai FC in a 12th-round match of the I-League football tournament at the Cooperage Ground on Sunday. Pune are currently placed second in the league table (15 points) above sixth-positioned Mumbai FC (11 points). Pune will go into the...
  • Bengaluru FC down 10-man Salgaocar in I-League March 21, 2015

    Robin Singh's second half goal helped Bengaluru FC score a 1-0 win over 10-man Salgaocar to move at the top of the table in the I-League football tournament on Saturday. The win takes Bengaluru FC to the top with 17 points from 10 matches, two points ahead of Mohun Bagan who...
  • Mumbai FC rally to hold Bengaluru FC to 1-1 draw March 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai FC fought tooth and nail to rally from a goal down and hold defending champions Bengaluru FC to a 1-1 draw in an entertaining I-League football match at the Cooperage ground on Tuesday. The home side were down by a first half goal scored by the visiting team's impressive...
  • Kerala Blasters' Trevor Morgan to be Dempo SC head coach March 3, 2015

    Margao: Kerala Blasters assistant coach Trevor Morgan will take charge of Dempo SC as head coach Arthur Papas has resigned, citing personal reasons. According to sources in the club, Dempo SC have already chosen Papas' successor. They are expected to announce Morgan's name officially as the new head coach for the remainder...
  • Pune FC beat Royal Wahingdoh 1-0, go to top of I-League table February 28, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC defeated Royal Wahingdoh FC 1-0 in an I-League Round 8 match to move to the top of the points table here on Saturday. A first-half strike from Thongkhosiem Haokip (27th minute) proved to be the difference between the two sides in a hard fought encounter on a rainy...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan go top with win over Shillong Lajong February 27, 2015

    Shillong: Mohun Bagan took the top spot in the I-League football standings with an entertaining 4-3 victory over Shillong Lajong FC at the JN Stadium on Friday. A brace for Balwant Singh within 15 minutes put the visitors in a strong position before Lajong responded with a goal from Cornell Glen...
  • I-League: Lajong FC, Mohun Bagan set for keen tussle February 26, 2015

    Shillong: The return of rock-solid Korean defender Minchol Son to Shillong Lajong FC squad will prove to be a tough challenge for visiting Mohun Bagan on Friday as both lock horns in I-League round 8 match at the J N Stadium. The North East giant comes into this match with a...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC hammer Mohun Bagan February 20, 2015

    Kolkata: Powered by a Sony Norde brace, Mohun Bagan bounced back to rout defending champions Bengaluru FC 4-1 in the I-League football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan on Friday. The Haitian recruit struck twice (30, 76th) and played a brilliant assist to Katsumi Yusa (86th), while Bikramjit Singh (90+2nd)...
  • East Bengal new coach Eelco Schattorie ready for tough challenge February 19, 2015

    Kolkata: East Bengal on Thursday welcomed Eelco Schattorie as their new head coach, who seemed determined to set the house in order of the struggling Red and Gold brigade. "I will not answer any questions regarding the coach (Armando Colaco) before me. I am sympathetic about him because I was in...
  • Armando Colaco resigns from post of head coach of East Bengal February 19, 2015

    Kolkata: Putting an end to all speculations, Armando Colaco on Thursday resigned from the post of East Bengal head coach, even as Dutchman Eelco Schattorie is expected to succeed the Goan this evening. "Armando Colaco era is over, hope the club rises to success. I'm a professional, that's why I came...
  • I-League: Armando Colaco hints he may quit East Bengal February 17, 2015

    Kolkata: East Bengal coach Armando Colaco on Tuesday refused to comment on whether he will be quitting the club but dropped enough hints that he could be on his way out dismayed with the way he has been treated at the red-and-gold-camp. "I've never faced so much of pressure in my...
  • I-League: East Bengal, Mohun Bagan end in 1-1 stalemate February 17, 2015

    Kolkata: Two first half headers led to a 1-1 draw in the season's maiden I-League derby between archrivals East Bengal and Mohun Bagan before a huge crowd at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Tuesday. Cameroonian striker Pierra Boya gave Bagan the lead in the 24th minute which was nullified seven...
  • Bengaluru FC beat Shillong Lajong 2-0 in I-League February 14, 2015

    A 10-man Bengaluru FC notched up their third successive victory, defeating Shillong Lajong FC 2-0 in a sixth round I-League on Saturday. Robin Singh (17th minute) and Thoi Singh (60th) were the goal-scorer for Bengaluru even as Shillong drew a blank in a match that earned Bengaluru three points. The win helped...
  • Mumbai FC thrash Salgaocar FC to clinch first win of season February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Cellar outfit Mumbai FC scored their maiden victory of the season and did it in style by outclassing Salgaocar SC from Goa 3-0 in the sixth round I-League encounter at the Cooperage ground on Friday. Playing only their second game of the season at home after playing at Pune for...
  • Bengaluru FC take on Shillong Lajong in I-League February 13, 2015

    Bengaluru: Ashley Westwood's Bengaluru FC would be looking to sustain the momentum that last Sunday's win provided as they host Shillong Lajong, a struggling mid-table team, in an I-League game here on Saturday. The spectacular goal by new signing Eugeneson Lyngdoh, who is fast emerging as the club's spearhead, helped the...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan edge past Pune; Salgaocar beat East Bengal February 8, 2015

    Kolkata: Defender Pritam Kotal's late strike ensured a 1-0 win for city giants Mohun Bagan over Pune FC in a I-League encounter on Saturday. In other matches, Salgaocar FC beat East Bengal 3-1 at Goa, while Royal Wahingdoh held another Goan outfit Dempo SC 1-1. At Kolkata's Salt Lake stadium, Haitian defender...
  • East Bengal look for hat-trick of wins as they take on Salgaocar February 6, 2015

    Margao: East Bengal will be looking for a hat-trick of victories to keep their winning momentum going as they face Salgaocar FC on Saturday in a fifth round match of the I-League, played at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Margao. Coming into this match with two straight wins at home against Bengaluru FC...
  • I-League: East Bengal beat Shillong, Pune edge past Mumbai February 1, 2015

    Kolkata/Pune: Nigerian striker Ranti Martins sparkled on the pitch for Kolkata giants East Bengal as he provided both the first goal and the winning header to sneak past Shillong Lajong 2-1 in an I-League encounter Sunday, while in Pune, home side Pune FC went on top of the leader...
  • I-League: Salgaocar beat Sporting 2-0 in Goan derby February 1, 2015

    Margao: Salgaocar found the back of the net once each on either side of the break as they defeated Sporting Clube de Goa 2-0 in a fourth round encounter of I-League on Sunday. Salgaocar scored their opening goal through Bikas Jairu at the stroke of the break in the second minute...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC end Royal Wahingdoh's winning streak January 31, 2015

    Defending champions Bengaluru FC on Saturday ended Royal Wahingdoh's winning streak, comfortably beating the home team 4-0 in a round 4 match of the I-League played at the JN Stadium. CK Vineeth netted the opener for Bengaluru FC when he headed in a set piece in the 36th minute, courtesy Rino...
  • Pune FC to host Mumbai FC in I-League January 31, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC will be keen to maintain their impressive form when they take on arch-rivals Mumbai FC in an I-League Round 4 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi here on Sunday. Coming into the game after a dominant 5-2 win over Shillong Lajong FC, Pune FC will...