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  • Royal Wahingdoh beat Mohun Bagan 3-2 in I-League Yesterday

    Shillong: Royal Wahingdoh FC broke Mohun Bagan's unbeaten streak in the I-League recording a thrilling 3-2 win in an I-League football encounter on Saturday. Naoba Singh's superb long range strike in the last minute proved to be decisive for the hosts, who rallied back twice to tame the table-toppers whose dream...
  • I-League: Pune FC down Dempo FC 2-1 Yesterday

    Margao: Pune FC scored a hard-fought 2-1 win over Dempo FC, in an exciting match which saw both the teams reduced to 10-men, to move to third place in the Hero I-League on Saturday. Pune FC scored a goal in each half through Drako Nikac (9th minute) and Fanai Lalrempuia(68th) at...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC hold EB 1-1, Ranty to wait for 200th goal Yesterday

    Kolkata: Ranty Martins missed a penalty and the chance to score his 200th goal in the country's top league as East Bengal were held to a 1-1 draw by Mumbai FC in their I-League football fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here today. On a three-match winning run that included...
  • Mumbai FC footballer banned for failing dope test 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Right footed Mumbai FC midfielder, Dane Lloyd Pereira, has been banned from playing professional football until further notice as he failed the dope test during the course of the 2014-15 I-League. "Pereira has tested positive in a dope test conducted by NADA i.e. National Anti Doping Agency," said an official...
  • East Bengal to play three home matches in empty stadium 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Local football giants East Bengal on Monday decided to play two of their I-League home matches and an Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup encounter without the support of fans inside the Salt Lake stadium due to the unavailability of required police personnel. In an administrative meeting, the club decided to...
  • I-League: Lajong FC, Royal Wahingdoh play out 1-1 draw 1 week ago

    Shillong: Lajong FC and Royal Wahingdoh played out an entertaining 1-1 draw in the Hero I-League on Sunday. Youngster Nim Dorjee Tamang scored for Lajong while Kim scored the late equaliser for Royal Wahingdoh at the JN Stadium. Lajong kicked off the first half earning a corner in the opening seconds. Thousands...
  • East Bengal edge past Pune FC 3-2 in I-League April 11, 2015

    Pune: In a goal-feast at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday, East Bengal emerged victorious as they edged past Pune FC 3-2 in a hard-fought I-League contest. The Nigerian duo of Ranti Martins and Dudu Omagbemi scored one each and Harmanjot Singh Khabra scored the other for the visitors...
  • Dempo SC beat Mumbai FC 1-0 in I-League April 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai FC suffered their second successive defeat at home, losing to Dempo SC 1-0 in the I-League football on Saturday. The Goans won via a late penalty that was converted by Carlos Hernandez in the round 16 encounter at the Cooperage stadium. Right at the start, Dempo's Joy Ferrao fired at...
  • Mohun Bagan beat Bharat FC 2-0 to get a six-point lead in I-League April 11, 2015

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan's star midfielder Sony Norde struck twice in the second half as the two-time league champions Mohun Bagan breezed past debutants Bharat FC 2-0 to consolidate their position at the top of the table in the I-League football tournament, on Saturday. Bagan now have 28 points from 12 games...
  • East Bengal trounce Kalyani Bharat FC 3-0 in I-League April 8, 2015

    Pune: The Nigerian strike force of Dudu Omagbemi and Ranty Martins powered East Bengal to a 3-0 win over Kalyani Bharat FC in an I-League football match at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex on Wednesday. For the Kolkata giants, Omagbemi scored a first half brace while Martins converted a penalty after...
  • Unbeaten Mohun Bagan held by Shillong Lajong in I-league April 8, 2015

    Barasat: Unbeaten leaders Mohun Bagan were held to a frustrating 0-0 draw by Shillong Lajong FC in an I-League football match at the Barasat stadium on Wednesday. Mohun Bagan were the dominant side throughout the match but failed to score the all-important goal which would have extended their dominance in the...
  • Pune FC maintain unbeaten home run, down Salgaocar FC 1-0 April 7, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC maintained their unbeaten home run and logged a stunning 1-0 win over Salgaocar FC in an I-League Round 15 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi on Tuesday. Playmaker Ryuji Sueoka scored the only goal of the game in the 83rd minute which handed Pune FC...
  • I-League: Pune FC held to a 1-1 draw by Bharat FC April 4, 2015

    Pune: Pune FC and Bharat FC played out a 1-1 draw in the first-ever I-League Pune derby at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex at Balewadi on Saturday. The I-League Round-14 encounter lived up to expectations as the majority Pune FC fans were entertained throughout the 90-minutes with some end to end...
  • I-League: Dempo FC hold Sporting Clube de Goa to 2-2 draw April 4, 2015

    Margao: Haroon Fakhruddin Amri's double strike helped Dempo FC to come back from behind and hold Sporting Clube de Goa to a 2-2 draw in the Hero I-League football on Saturday. Dempo, who held the edge in the initial stage of the first half, took the lead in the 23rd minute...
  • Mohun Bagan beat Salgaocar 3-1; Lajong thrash Mumbai FC 6-0 win in I-League April 3, 2015

    Barasat: Sony Norde and Katsumi Yusa struck one each as Mohun Bagan downed Salgaocar 3-1 in an action-packed second-half to maintain their stronghold atop the table in the I-League football tournament at the Vidyasagar Krirangan here on Friday. The second-half saw all the four goals as Denson Devadas gave Mohun Bagan...
  • Royal Wahingdoh beat East Bengal 1-0 in I-League March 31, 2015

    Shillong: A solitary strike from midfielder Godwin Franco in the 30th minute of the game, sealed a crucial 1-0 victory for hosts Royal Wahingdoh against East Bengal in an I-League football match here at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday. After the opening few minutes of the match where the home team...
  • I-League: Injury-hit Salgaocar to face Bengaluru FC March 28, 2015

    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 March 28, 2015

    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 March 28, 2015

    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 March 27, 2015

    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 March 27, 2015

    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 March 26, 2015

    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 March 22, 2015

    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 March 22, 2015

    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...