MOHAMMEDAN SPORTING

  • Bengaluru FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in Durand Cup October 30, 2014

    Margao: I-League winners Bengaluru FC made a perfect start to their Durand Cup campaign as they defeated defending champions Mohammedan Sporting 2-1 in the opening match of Pool C quarter-final league here on Thursday. Bengaluru, who led 2-0 at half time, scored through Sunil Chhetri (6th minute) and Evgeneson Lyngdoh (38th)....
  • Bengaluru FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in Durand Cup October 30, 2014

    Margao: I-League winners Bengaluru FC made a perfect start to their Durand Cup campaign as they defeated defending champions Mohammedan Sporting 2-1 in the opening match of Pool C quarter-final league on Thursday. Bengaluru, who led 2-0 at half time, scored through Sunil Chhetri (6th minute) and Evgeneson Lyngdoh (38th). Mohammedan Sporting...
  • Mohammedan Sporting not shutting down, to play in all tournaments October 24, 2014

    Kolkata: Just days after shocking the football fraternity by declaring they were shutting down for the season due to acute funds crunch, the city's 123-year-old club Mohammedan Sporting on Friday announced that they would play in all tournaments and resume practice on Saturday. "After the wide media coverage (of our shutdown),...
  • Mohammedan Sporting dismiss talks of closure, says will not play in I-League Div 2 October 21, 2014

    Mohammedan Sporting have opted against playing in the second division I-League and the club has also pulled out of Durand Cup football tournament, beginning October 28, apparently due to financial crisis. Dismissing reports that the club was being disbanded, president and MP Sultan Ahmed told PTI: "We will not play in...
  • 123-year-old football club Mohammedan Sporting shuts shop October 20, 2014

    One of Indian football's oldest clubs Mohammedan Sporting has decided to shut down operations due to lack of funds. ...
  • Major blow to Indian football, Mohammedan Sporting closes down October 20, 2014

    In what comes as a major setback to Indian football, one of the oldest club of the country, Mohammedan Sporting of Kolkata has decided to shut shop. At a working committee meeting on Saturday, Mohammedan Sporting club officials decided on this as the club faces a severe financial crisis. Mohammedan Sporting...
  • Four ILeague clubs lose appeal, not to be part of first division June 4, 2014

    Churchill Brothers, United SC, Rangdajied United and Mohammedan Sporting all lost their appeals Tuesday and will no longer be part of the topflight ILeague football. These four clubs, however, will be allowed to play in the second division ILeague if they meet the criteria. The Club Licensing Appeals Body of the All...
  • I-League: East Bengal beat Mohammedan Sporting; Mumbai held to a draw April 5, 2014

    Kolkata: East Bengal thrashed Mohammedan Sporting 3-1 to close the gap with leaders Bengaluru FC by four points and keep their I-League title hopes alive by jumping to third place after their round 24 fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Saturday. Ryuji Sueoka gave East Bengal the 10th minute...
  • I-League: East Bengal, Mohammedan Sporting lock horns in must-win clash April 4, 2014

    Kolkata: City rivals East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting will lock horns with contrasting goals in a high voltage I-League round 24 clash at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan on Saturday. Seven points and two games behind Bengaluru FC, East Bengal, who are on a six-match unbeaten run, are chasing the title,...
  • I League: Bagan vs Mohammedan match ends in 0-0 draw; Dempo thrash Sporting March 8, 2014

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting played out a goal-less draw in a Round 20 encounter of the I-League at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Saturday. It was 0-0 back in November last as well in the first leg while two other clashes in other competitions this season had also...
  • Salgaocar beat Mohammedan Sporting 1-0 in I-League February 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Exactly a week after winning the IFA Shield at the Salt Lake Stadium, Mohammedan Sporting went down to former champions Salgaocar 0-1 in a round 18 fixture in the I-League. Veteran Dudu Omagbemi scored the winner in the 23rd minute and it was a one-way traffic for the Goans from...
  • Mumbai FC go down to Mohammedan Sporting 10 November 6, 2013

    Kolkata: Mohammedan Sporting rode on a firsthalf penalty by Joshimar d'Silva Martins to pip Mumbai FC 10 in a round nine ILeague clash at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Wednesday. Joshimar, who was played as a lone striker after coach Abdul Masood Bola relegated Tolgay Ozbey to the bench, struck...
  • ILeague: Mohammedan Sporting down Sporting Clube de Goa October 27, 2013

    Duler: Josimar's brace helped Mohammedan Sporting score a 31 win over Sporting Clube de Goa in the Ileague match at Duler Stadium, Mapusa, here on Sunday. Mohammedan Sporting who led 10 at halftime scored through Josimar (32nd, 89th) and substitute Ajay Singh (71st). While Sporting Clube de Goa, who were reduced...
  • Mohammedan Sporting play out goalless draw with United SC October 24, 2013

    Kolkata: Mohammedan Sporting played out a goalless draw with United SC, who were reduced to 10 men in a round six Airtel ILeague clash at the Salt Lake Stadium here Thursday. United SC defender Bello Rassaq was the player sent off after receiving two yellows but the purple shirts held on...
  • Mohammedan Sporting beat Rangdajied FC 30 in ILeague October 20, 2013

    Shillong: Mohammedan Sporting Club blanked ILeague debutant Rangdajied FC 30 to earn their first win of the season in an entertaining fifth round match at the J N Stadium here Sunday. An early opening goal from Tolgay Ozbey in the 7th minute dampened the whole atmosphere at the semipacked stadium as...
  • Salgaocar FC beat Mohammedan Sporting in the ILeague October 6, 2013

    Mapusa: Salgaocar FC kept their winning momentum going as they scored a convincing 30 win over Mohammedan Sporting to notch up their second win in the Airtel ILeague at the Duler Stadium here Sunday. Salgaocar, who led 10 at half time, scored through Darryl Duffy (43rd), Claude Gnakpa (48th) and...
  • Salgaocar to keep winning momentum going against Sporting October 5, 2013

    Mapusa: Salgaocar, who got a dream start by upsetting defending champions Churchill Brothers in their opening match, would look to keep the momentum going when they meet Mohammedan Sporting in round two match here tomorrow. Salgaocar are curretly at the ninth place. The win has boosted their confident and they are...
  • Mohammedan Sporting create history, win Durand Cup after 73 years September 20, 2013

    New Delhi: An assist and a brilliant goal by Tolgay Ozbey helped Mohammedan Sporting end a 73-year wait for their second Durand Cup title when they beat ONGC 2-1 at the Ambedkar Stadium on Thursday. Sporting had wrested the cup way back in 1940 by defeating Warwickshire Regiment. The Kolkata club...
  • ONGC face Mohammedan Sporting in Durand final September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: ONGC set-up a final clash with Mohammedan Sporting after a scrappy 1-0 win over Indian Navy in the second semi-final of the 126th Durand Cup football tournament here on Tuesday. Henry Ezeh's goal in the 53rd minute was the difference between the two teams in a match where chances...
  • Mohammedan Sporting in line for 2nd Durand Cup title September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Mohammedan Sporting Club of Kolkata kept themselves in line for their second Durand Cup football tournament title as they beat Mumbai Tigers 3-1 to storm into the final here on Monday. Mohammedan Sporting, who are playing in the I-League beginning on Saturday, dominated the first semi-final match as they...
  • Mohammedan Sporting through to Durand Cup semis September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: An Ajay Singh brace helped Mohammedan Sporting beat 10-man Kalighat Milan Sangha here Saturday to move into the semi-finals of the Durand Cup. Two goals from Ajay in the 16th and 61st minute and a 78th minute strike from Penn Irechukwv gave Mohemmaedan a 3-1 win. Charles Dzisah...
  • Sikkim United, Mohammedan Sporting win in Durand Cup September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A spirited peformance from Sikkim United and Mohammedan Sporting Club help them register victories in their respective quarter-final league round matches of the 126th Durand Cup Football tournament on Thursday. Riding on two goals from Adelaja S, Sikkim United beat Assam Regiment Centre 3-1 after coming from behind in...
  • AIFF to meet ILeague club representatives June 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Representatives of all ILeague clubs will gather at the All India Football Federation headquarters here on June 26 to deliberate on recent decisions taken by the AIFF emergency committee. "All matters pertaining to the ILeague and the Federation Cup would be discussed extensively and finalised on the day," AIFF...
  • Mohammedan coach credits dedication for ILeague return April 26, 2013

    Bangalore: Set to be back in the ILeague next season after a gap of four years, Mohammedan Sporting's coach Sanjoy Sen was modest in the moment of triumph, saying that his "mediocre" side returned to the top tier riding on "chemistry, dedication and honesty". Mohammedan Sporting qualified for the next edition...
  • Salgaocar, Pune FC win in Fed Cup football September 20, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Qualifiers Mohammedan Sporting stunned Durand Cup winners Air India in Siliguri, while defending champions Salgaocar and Pune FC kickstarted their respective campaigns on winning notes in Jamshedpur in the Federation Cup football tournament here on Thursday. In Group B league matches in Siliguri, a secondhalf strike by Mohammad Mukhtar (54th)...
  • Churchill Brothers win their maiden ILeague title April 17, 2009

    New Delhi: The verdict is out and Churchill Brothers have won their maiden ILeague title in style with a 62 victory and thus sending Mohammedan Sporting back to where they came from at the start of this season. The Goan champions have broken their jinx having lost out on the title...
  • ILeague: Vital win for Mohammedan Sporting March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Mohammedan Sporting kept their survival hopes alive with a deserving 20 win over Mumbai FC in a round 20 ILeague match at the Vidyasagar Krirangan, Barasat on Sunday. First Half Both sides started cautiously and there wasnt any meaningful attack from either side in the early stages of the game....
  • ILeague: Mohammedan fail to end Mohun Bagan run February 16, 2009

    New Delhi: Mohun Bagan won for the 10th consecutive game in the ILeague after a 10 win over Mohammedan Sporting at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata despite being second best for long periods in the match in which Mohammedan wasted quite a few decent chances. Karim Bencherifa started with the same...
  • ILeague: Jothi Kumar inspires Mohammedan win February 9, 2009

    New Delhi: Mohammedan Sporting brought an end to their five match win less streak with a 20 over JCT at the Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata on Saturday largely thanks to a good performance by midfielder Jothi Kumar. The first chance of the game fell to JCT striker Eduardo inside the...
  • ILeague: Pereira wins it for Sporting February 1, 2009

    New Delhi: A first half goal by Joseph Pereira helped Sporting Clube de Goa beat Mohammedan Sporting 10 at the Salt Lake Stadium on Saturday. First Half The match started with both teams matching each other, blow for blow but the first real chance of the match came in the sixth...