Dempo

  • Bengaluru FC just a win away from I-League title 17-04-2014 07:09 PM

    Bangalore: Debutant Bengaluru Football Club can script history on Monday and clinch the I-League title if they get past Dempo SC at Margao in their penultimate fixture of the season. Ashley Westwood's side are currently on 41 points with two games left, and mathematically, three more points will hand them...
  • Dempo beat 10-man East Bengal 1-0; Mumbai FC held to a 1-1 draw 23-02-2014 10:36 PM

    Margao: Dempo beat East Bengal through Tolgay Ozbey's 75th minute goal in the 18th round encounter of the I-League, played at the Nehru Stadium, Margao, this evening. With this win, Dempo took their tally to 22 points from 17 matches and moved to the 6th place, while East Bengal ahead...
  • Upbeat Dempo face East Bengal Challenge in I-League 22-02-2014 03:07 PM

    Margao: Upbeat after their win against Rangadejied United FC, Dempo FC are all set to face the challenge of East Bengal when they meet on Sunday in the return match of the I-League scheduled at Nehru Stadium here. Both the teams go head-to-head with 19 points each. Dempo looks to...
  • Churchill, Dempo enter semi-final of Federation Cup 20-01-2014 10:42 PM

    New Delhi: Goan sides Churchill Brothers and Dempo SC entered the semi-finals of the 35th Federation Cup after contrasting results in their respective last league matches in Cochin and Manjeri. While Churchil registered their third consecutive win by defeating Pune FC 3-2 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Dempo were held...
  • I-League: Dempo pip wayward Mohun Bagan 14-12-2013 08:29 PM

    Kolkata: Riding on Holicharan Narzary's first half strike, five-time champions Dempo returned to winning ways with a narrow 1-0 victory against Mohun Bagan in a Round 15 I-League here on Saturday. Narzary smashed the ball past Sandip Nandy in a brilliant 33rd minute strike to help Dempo bag their first...
  • I-League: Dempo hold United SC to a goalless draw 10-12-2013 09:57 PM

    Kolkata: Dempo goalkeeper Laxmikant Kattimani put up a valiant show as the five-time champions held a depleted United SC to a goalless draw in their Round 12 I-League match on Tuesday. In the absence of Sangram Mukherjee and Ishan Debanth, United SC were forced to field Abhijit Das under the...
  • Jeje Lalpekhlua strikes in Dempo's 1-0 win over Churchill 06-11-2013 07:38 PM

    Duler: Jeje Lalpekhlua did the star turn for Dempo Sports Club as his first-half strike proved decisive in his team's 1-0 win over defending champions Churchill Brothers in an I-League match at Duler Stadium in Mapusa on Wednesday. The all-important goal came in the 15th minute through Jeje Lalpekhlua, which...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan take on Dempo on Friday 31-10-2013 06:39 PM

    Duler (Goa): A depleted Mohun Bagan, who are looking for their third straight win, will take on Dempo Sports Club in a seventh round match of the Airtel I-League tournament on Friday. The Kolkata outfit, bogged down by injuries to key players, has eight points after two wins and equal...
  • Sean Rooney scores twice in Bengaluru FC's 3-1 win over Dempo 23-10-2013 06:51 PM

    Bangalore: Australian striker Sean Rooney struck twice to help Bengaluru FC beat Dempo Sports Club 3-1 in their Airtel I-League encounter here Wednesday. Siam Hangal scored the other goal for the home side while Clifford Miranda pulled one back for Dempo at the Bangalore Football Stadium. Bengaluru FC maintained their...
  • Dempo thrash high-flying East Bengal 3-1 17-10-2013 05:53 PM

    Kalyani: AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal received a big jolt ahead of their big match next week when former champions Dempo registered a thumping 3-1 win, their first victory of the season in the I-League. It was a sloppy display for the home side with Edeh Chidi missing a penalty...
  • Upbeat East Bengal face Dempo ahead of AFC Cup semi-final 16-10-2013 11:02 PM

    Kalyani: Following their emphatic win at Shillong, AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal will take on a struggling Dempo in their first home match of the I-League on Thursday. After not being in action in the first three rounds due to their AFC Cup commitments, the red and gold brigade began...
  • Dempo hold Salgaocar to a draw; East Bengal beat Lajong FC 09-10-2013 07:10 PM

    Mapusa: Dempo recovered from a goal down to play out a 1-1 draw against Salgaocar in an exciting I-League tie at Duler Stadium here Wednesday. Salgaocar, who looked the better of the two sides in the first half, took the lead in the 40th minute through Darryl Duffy. But Dempo...
  • I-League: Salgaocar upbeat against Dempo 08-10-2013 02:16 PM

    Mapusa: Upbeat Salgaocar will be looking for their third successive win when they lock horns against Dempo in their I-League match at the Duler Stadium, Mapusa on Wednesday. Both the teams started their campaign in contrasting styles with Salgaocar upbeat after two wins in a row while Dempo on a...
  • Rangdajied United draw Dempo; bag first point in I-League 04-10-2013 08:00 PM

    Shillong: Rangdajied United made a fine comeback from two-goal deficit to split points with Dempo in a third round match of the I-League here on Friday. The match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here turned out to be a match with a tale of two halves. If the first half...
  • Dempo FC nervous but excited to play against Rangdajied FC 03-10-2013 08:27 PM

    Shillong: Five time national league champions Dempo FC are nervous but excited to play against Meghalaya's Rangdajied FC, during the third round encounter of the I-League at the J N Stadium here Friday. The host suffered two straight losses in two away games and is yet to register a point...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC hold Dempo SC 1-1 29-09-2013 09:10 PM

    Pune: Mumbai FC staged a brilliant comeback to hold Dempo SC 1-1 in a Round-2 encounter of I-League 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...
  • I-League: Mumbai FC look for their first win 28-09-2013 06:22 PM

    Pune: Mumbai FC will be looking for their first win of the campaign when they host Goan side Dempo SC in an I-League 2013-14 Round 2 encounter at the Balewadi Sports Complex on Sunday. The hosts go into the game with a positive mindset after their 1-1 draw against another...
  • Dempo Sports Club signs Panjim youngster Sahil Tavora 26-09-2013 09:53 PM

    Panaji: Dempo Sports Club on Thursday announced the signing of Sahil Tavora after the 18-year-old gave a final nod to his first professional contract. The promising youngster, who emerged through the ranks of the Brazil Football Academy, has previously played for SESA Football Academy in the Airtel Goa Professional League...
  • I-League: Dempo looking for positive start against Lajong 21-09-2013 05:32 PM

    Mapusa: Dempo SC, the 2011 I-league champions, will be to looking to start on a winning note when they take on Shillong Lajong on Saturday in the seventh edition of the season at the Duler Stadium. Dempo's last season was marred by controversies, injuries and several off-field issues that saw...
  • Dempo acquire Japanese defender Honda; Eric joins Mohun Bagan 30-08-2013 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: Former I-League champions Dempo Friday completed the acquisition of Japanese midfielder Shinnosuke Honda from Thai premier league football side Buriram United. Honda, 23, is a 6 feet tall defender from Fukushima, Japan. Having represented Japan in the U-22 championships, he began his career at J-League side Jubilo Iwata...
  • Dempo SC midfielder Clifford gets Dilip Sardesai Award 29-08-2013 04:24 PM

    Panaji: Dempo SC midfielder Clifford Rayes Miranda Thursday received Dilip Sardesai Award for sports excellence for the year 2013-14. The 31-year old, who has been playing for Dempo for last 14 years, was felicitated by Deputy Chief Minister Franscis D'Souza. The award comprises Rs 2 lakh in cash and a...
  • Twelve I-League clubs granted one-year club licensing exemption 27-08-2013 04:18 PM

    New Delhi: Twelve top clubs of the country were Tuesday given one-time exemption for the National Club License, clearing the decks for their participation in the I-League season expected to start next month. The Club Licensing Committee First Instance Body which met here decided to give one-time exemption so that...
  • Rafaelle joins Dempo as conditioning coach 09-07-2013 12:11 PM

    Panaji: Rafaelle Anthony Napoli has been roped in by Dempo SC as the conditioning coach for 2013-14 season. Napoli, who is the trusted aide of Dempo's head coach Arthur Papas has left A-League job back home in Australia and settled for the rigours and challenges of Indian football. "It's extremely...
  • Goan I-League clubs to oppose team caps 25-06-2013 02:25 PM

    Panaji: Goa's I-League clubs have decided to fight against the unfriendly resolutions taken by the All India Football Federation (AIFF), including a cap on the number of clubs from a particular city. Owners of all four I-League clubs, Shrinivas Dempo, Peter Vaz (Sporting Clube de Goa), Shivanand Salgaocar (Salgaocar FC)...
  • Dempo SC sign ex-Manchester City defender Simon Colosimo 07-06-2013 06:14 PM

    Goa: Former Manchester City defender Simon Colosimo has signed up with I-League club Dempo SC for a one-year deal. Colosimo has represented the Australian senior national team in 26 international matches and is the second English Premier League Player (EPL) to have joined Dempo SC. Arsenal's Rohan Ricketts was a...
  • Dempo to instill young blood to regain top spot 30-05-2013 03:27 PM

    Panaji: Having lost this year's I-League title to Churchill Brothers, Dempo Sports Club is planning to revamp the team by instilling young blood and roping in three players from Australia. Former Pailan Arrows coach Arthur Papas who has taken over the reign from Armando Colaco has already roped in youngsters...
  • United SC beat ONGC 3-1 in I-League 11-05-2013 07:42 PM

    Kolkata: I-League top scorer Ranty Martins struck twice as United SC drubbed ONGC 3-1 to end their campaign with a fourth place finish at the Kalyani Stadium Saturday. The Nigerian striker, who topped the scoring chart with 26 goals, converted a 29th minute spot kick and went on to pump...
  • Dempo hold East Bengal to a 2-2 draw 04-05-2013 08:56 PM

    Vasco: East Bengal's chance to stay in contention for the title race ended after they were held to a 2-2 draw by Dempo FC in the 25th round of the I-League played at Tilak Maidan Stadium on Saturday. East Bengal, who led 1-0 at half time, scored through Penn Orji...
  • Armando not to stay with Dempo next season? 02-05-2013 04:35 PM

    Panaji: With Dempo Sports Club failing to defend the I-League 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...
  • Churchill rally to hold Dempo to 2-2 draw; Chhetri shines 17-04-2013 11:04 PM

    Vasco: Sunil Chhetri scored twice to help Churchill Brothers come from behind and hold Dempo SC to a 2-2 draw in a 24th round match of the I-League football championship at Tilak Maidan Stadium on Wednesday. After Ryuji Sueoka (12th minute) and Climax Lawerence (first half injury time) put Dempo...