MUMBAI FC

  • Mumbai FC rope in Rafi, Lawrence for upcoming I-League 13 hours 14 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Former India football captain Climax Lawrence and striker Mohammed Rafi have been retained by their I-League club Mumbai FC for the upcoming edition of the championship, starting January 17. Both players were a part of the victorious Atletico de Kolkata squad in the recently concluded Indian Super League. Lawrence, who retired...
  • ISL: FC Goa look for turnaround with good show against Mumbai FC November 9, 2014

    Margao: Boosted by the return of Brazillian Andre Santos, FC Goa would look to for a turnaround with a good show against Mumbai FC in their Hero Indian Super League fixture at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here on Sunday. FC Goa could be one of the most attacking sides in the ongoing...
  • ISL Opening Ceremony: Eight rhythms of India to represent teams October 10, 2014

    Kolkata: Going beyond Bollywood music, eight soccer teams of the Indian Super League (ISL) will be represented by eight types of 'desi' rhythms at the gala opening ceremony on Sunday. Eminent musician Salim Merchant of the Salim Sulaiman duo told PTI that with ISL they are trying to break all rules...
  • Mumbai FC sign forward Josimar da Silva October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: I-League club Mumbai FC on Thursday added forward Josimar da Silva Martins to their squad. The Brazilian scored 13 goals in 23 I-League matches for Mohammedan SC which was the second highest tally last season. "Josimar is a fantastic signing for us. He will provide a focal point for all our...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC sign Justine Stephen October 6, 2014

    Mumbai: I-League club Mumbai FC on Monday announced the signing of 26-year-old centre-back Justine Stephen for the upcoming season. Stephen recently plied his trade at Mohammedan Sporting Club and was also part of the Mumbai FC squad in 2012-13. "I am happy to be back here. The last time I played for...
  • Nicolas Anelka looking forward to a 'thrilling' ISL with Mumbai City FC September 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Former France and Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka, who will be turning out for Mumbai City FC in the Indian Super League, on Monday said the mix of international stars and Indian talent will make for "thrilling matches" in the football tournament starting from October 12. "I'm pleased to join Mumbai...
  • ILeague club Mumbai FC signs Taisuke Matsugae September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai FC on Tuesday announced the signing of Japanese player Taisuke Matsugae for the 201415 ILeague season. Having played for Shillong Lajong last season and for teams in the second division of JLeague previously in Japan, the 31yearold brings with him a lot of experience to the Mumbai FC squad. Taisuke...
  • Mumbai FC hold United SC 11 in ILeague February 19, 2014

    Kalyani: Mumbai FC rode on a stoppage time strike from Nicholas Rodrigues to hold United SC 11 in a Round 17 ILeague fixture here on Wednesday. The home side took the lead through Liberian Eric Brown just before the interval and held on to their slender lead till the end...
  • Mumbai FC shock East Bengal 32 in ILeague December 2, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC sprung a surprise as they shocked East Bengal 32 in the Airtel ILeague Round 12 match here Monday. Afghani midfielder Ahmad Hatife had the East Bengal defence in tatters when he scored Mumbai FC's second goal before picking up a second yellow card of the match to...
  • 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...
  • Mumbai FC go down to Mohun Bagan in ILeague October 26, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC paid the price for poor finishing as they slumped to their third consecutive home defeat going down 01 to Mohun Bagan in an ILeague Round 7 encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex here Saturday. Substitute Manish Bhargav (53rd minute) scored the only goal of the game early in...
  • Mumbai FC to take on Mohun Bagan, East Bengal host Bengaluru FC October 25, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC will look to get back to winning ways when they host Mohun Bagan in an Ileague Round7 clash at the Balewadi Sports Complex here Saturday. Having struck a purple patch in their campaign, Mumbai FC (7th, 6 points) faces a Bagan side that sits just two places below...
  • Mumbai FC look to bounce back against Shillong Lajong October 22, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC will relish the challenge of facing Shillong Lajong FC at home as they aim to resurrect their campaign in an ILeague Round 6 encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex on Wednesday. The hosts will be eager to shrug off the disappointment of a 13 loss against leaders Salgaocar...
  • Mumbai FC down Churchill Brothers in the ILeague October 5, 2013

    Mapusa: Churchill Brothers paid dearly for a missed penalty in the first half as Mumbai FC struck twice in the second half to score their first win in the third round of the Airtel ILeague here Saturday. After a barren first half, Mumbai, who did well to defend their citadel...
  • ILeague: Churchill Brothers ready for Mumbai FC challenge October 4, 2013

    Mapusa: Churchill Brothers, who looked far from settled in their last two outings, would be eyeing their first win when they take on Mumbai FC on Saturday in the third round of the ILeague, played at the Duler ground. Churchill's title defense hasn't begun on the right note having garnered just...
  • ILeague: Mumbai FC hold Dempo SC 11 September 29, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC staged a brilliant comeback to hold Dempo SC 11 in a Round2 encounter of ILeague 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...
  • ILeague: 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 ILeague 201314 Round 2 encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex on Sunday. The hosts go into the game with a positive mindset after their 11 draw against another Goan...
  • Mumbai FC held to a 1-1 draw by Sporting Goa September 21, 2013

    Pune: Mumbai FC were held to a 1-1 draw by Sporting Clube de Goa in their opening match of the I-League football tournament at the Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. A first-half injury time strike by winger John Coutinho (45+1st minute) gave Mumbai FC the lead before a second half penalty...
  • ILeague: Mumbai FC hold ONGC to a draw April 20, 2013

    New Delhi: An injurytime goal by Yusif Yakubu helped Mumbai FC hold ONGC to a 11 draw in an ILeague match at the Ambedkar Stadium here on Saturday. Earlier, Yusa Katsumi had converted from the spot to put ONGC in the lead in the 18th minute. The match marked the...
  • Shillong Lajong blanks Mumbai FC 20 in ILeague April 15, 2013

    Shillong: North East football giant, Shillong Lajong FC earned three points at home after beating Mumbai FC 20 in their 24th encounter in the ILeague played under flood lights at the J N Stadium here Sunday. The home side took to the ground in confident style and dominated the match...
  • Odafa guides Mohun Bagan to safety April 10, 2013

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan rode on Odafa Okolie's late strike to pip Mumbai FC 32 and came out of the relegation zone in the ILeague, here on Wednesday. After missing a penalty in the first half, the Nigerian forward bounced back in style striking twice (52nd and 90+6th), including the injurytime...
  • Upbeat Mohun Bagan face Mumbai FC in rescheduled match April 9, 2013

    Kalyani: Mohun Bagan will look at the moraleboosting 51 win against Sporting Clube de Goa in the previous round when they take on Mumbai FC in the rescheduled 14th round match of the ILeague at the Kalyani Stadium on Wednesday (April 10). The success of the lethal attacking pair of...
  • Substitutes save Dempo from defeat against Mumbai FC February 2, 2013

    Mapusa: Substitutes Peter Carvalho and Koko Sakibo scored late in the second half to help Dempo hold Mumbai FC to a 22 draw in the 19th round of the ILeague, played at Duler stadium, Mapusa, here on Saturday. Mumbai FC, who looked better of the two sides scored a goal in...
  • ILeague: East Bengal beat Mumbai FC 20 January 13, 2013

    Kalyani: Edeh Chidi and Lalrindika Ralte struck a goal each on both sides of the interval to help East Bengal beat Mumbai FC 20 in a round 16 ILeague fixture here Sunday. It was a revenge win for last year's runnersup who were beaten 12 in Mumbai in the...
  • Mumbai hope to sign off 2012 with a win over Dempo December 29, 2012

    Pune: Mumbai FC will be up for a challenge when they host tabletoppers and defending champions Dempo SC in an ILeague Round 13 encounter at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, on Sunday. Having beaten East Bengal 21 in their previous game, the confidence in the Mumbai camp remains sky high...
  • Mumbai FC beat East Bengal 21 in ILeague December 23, 2012

    Pune: Mumbai FC scored one of their memorable wins in ILeague football championship when they defeated East Bengal 21 in the 12th round match at the Balewadi Sports Complex Stadium here on Sunday. Gabriel Fernandes drew the first blood with a bullet of a shot over East Bengal goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh...
  • ILeague: Mumbai FC beat United SC 32 December 2, 2012

    Kolkata: Mumbai FC rode on a Yusif Yakubu goal in the added time to rally past United SC 32 in a thrilling ninth round ILeague fixture here on Sunday. Looking to return to winning ways, Untied SC started the match on a positive note when Ranty Martins gave the purple...
  • ILeague: Churchill beat Mumbai FC October 27, 2012

    Margao: Churchill Brothers scored their second successive win after beating Mumbai FC 31 in the third round of the ILeague match at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda here on Saturday. Churchill scored through a self goal by Abhishek Yadav (17th), Akram Moghrabi (33th) and Roberto Silva (62nd), while Mumbai FC, who lost...