ARMANDO COLACO

  • Eelco Schattorie new East Bengal coach, Colaco goes February 20, 2015

    Kolkata: Dutchman Eelco Schattorie Thursday was named the new head coach of city soccer giants East Bengal, hours after Armando Colaco bade an emotional farewell to the club after getting to know about the new recruit. A hurt Colaco said after the morning practice that he expected the club to inform...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • East Bengal, Mohun Bagan get ready for their openers in I-League January 17, 2015

    East Bengal is looking to set aside their disappointing performance in the Federation Cup as they start their I-League football tournament campaign against Sporting Clube de Goa, on Sunday. The red and gold brigade are going through a tough time with their chief recruiter Debabrata Sarkar in police custody for his...
  • Zico is inspiring and ISL gives hope, says Armando Colaco October 20, 2014

    One of Indian football's well-known coaches, Armando Colaco says he has "learnt many things" by watching the legendary Zico's training sessions with players of Indian Super League franchise FC Goa. Sharing his thoughts on the Brazilian great, Colaco, who presently coaches East Bengal, said, "One can see a lot of eagerness...
  • East Bengal extend coach Colaco's contract May 17, 2014

    East Bengal club authorities confirmed that Armando Colaco will continue as the chief coach for the upcoming season putting an end to the impasse during the past few weeks over the Goan coach's availability. "He wrote to us confirming his availability and stated 'I'm honoured to remain with East Bengal...
  • I-League: East Bengal meet Mohun Bagan in high profile derby February 28, 2014

    Kolkata: Arch-rivals East Bengal and Mohun Bagan take on each other in a high-profile derby match of the I-League at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Saturday. Both the teams come into the match on the back of poor form as each side has failed to win their last four matches...
  • ILeague: East Bengal beat Mohun Bagan 10 in Kolkata derby November 24, 2013

    Kolkata: India international Lalrindika Ralte scored a spectacular goal in the 73rd minute to give East Bengal a 10 win over archrivals Mohun Bagan in a highvoltage round 10 clash of the ILeague here on Sunday. The season's first big Kolkata derby and 306th clash between the two sides overall...
  • Struggling East Bengal try Colaco luck November 14, 2013

    Kolkata: Highlyrated Armando Colaco was on Thursday named East Bengal coach in an announcement that came along the expected lines. Former India and Dempo coach Armando Colaco will succeed Marcos Falopa who resigned on Wednesday. As of now, Colaco will be given a contract of one year. "He (Colaco) has given five...
  • Marcos Falopa's last outing as East Bengal coach on Wednesday November 12, 2013

    Kolkata: East Bengal's local league match against Peerless SC on Wednesday is set to be their high profile coach Marcos Falopa's last outing bringing an end to the Brazilian's 'turbulent' stint lasting less than six months. "He will announce his decision to the media after tomorrow's CFL match in the afternoon,"...
  • Armando not to stay with Dempo next season? May 2, 2013

    Panaji: With Dempo Sports Club failing to defend the ILeague title and unlikely to finish among the top three this year, coach Armando Colaco is unlikely to get an extension of his contract for the next season. Colaco joined Dempo in 2000 when the club faced its worst crisis as the...
  • Ricketts in trouble for tweets against coach Colaco December 28, 2012

    Panaji: Dempo's star foreign striker Rohan Ricketts has been served with a suspension notice for his outburst against coach Armando Colaco on a social networking website. Ricketts has been given 48 hours to explain his anger against the coach and apologise publicly for his comments or else risk his career...