I League

  • East bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League 19-04-2014 10:41 PM

    Missed chances and defensive errors cost Pune FC as they squandered a one-goal lead to go down 1-2 to East Bengal in an I-League Round 25 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Saturday. Winger Anthony D'Souza (39th minute) put Pune FC ahead in the first half before strikes...
  • 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...
  • Salgaocar bow out of title race after draw against Sporting 15-04-2014 07:41 PM

    Margao: Salgaocar FC's title hopes ended when they were held to a 3-3 draw by Sporting clube de Goa in an exciting 24th round match in the I-League at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, here on Tuesday. Salgaocar, who were looking to keep themselves in the title hunt started well and were...
  • Goalless stalemate for Mohun Bagan, United SC 13-04-2014 09:29 PM

    Kalyani: Local rivals Mohun Bagan and United SC played out a drab goalless draw in an uninspiring display in their I-League fixture at the Kalyani Stadium here on Sunday. United SC had the best chance in the second half when substitute Baldeep Singh's header hit the cross piece as both...
  • East Bengal down Pune FC 3-1, title hunt on track 12-04-2014 08:50 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal jumped to the second place, four points shy of leaders Bengaluru FC with a game in hand, after a 3-1 victory over Pune FC in their I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday. Lalrindika Ralte produced a spectacular double (43rd and 70th minutes)...
  • I-League club DSK Shivajians tie up with Liverpool academy 07-04-2014 07:43 PM

    I-League division 2 club DSK Shivajians of Pune have tied up with English Premier League club Liverpool to start a residential international football academy near Pune, for which a talent hunt programme is on. The talent hunt has already covered Aizawl, Shillong and Goa and picked up 37 talented under-17...
  • I-League: Bengaluru FC blank Mohun Bagan 2-0; Sporting hold Churchill to 1-1 draw 06-04-2014 07:34 PM

    Kolkata: Leaders Bengaluru FC blanked Mohun Bagan 2-0 to go four points clear at the top of the table and inch closer to the title after their round 24 I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Sunday. Thoi Singh put the visitors in front at the stroke...
  • I-League: East Bengal beat Mohammedan Sporting; Mumbai held to a draw 05-04-2014 08:22 PM

    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...
  • I-League: East Bengal, Mohammedan Sporting lock horns in must-win clash 04-04-2014 06:35 PM

    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...
  • Rangdajied United FC beat Mohun Bagan 3-0 in I-League 15-03-2014 08:42 PM

    Shillong: Rangdajied United FC produced yet another brilliant performance to register their third successive victory, defeating Kolkata giant Mohun Bagan 3-0 in an I-League match here. With this win, United FC climbed at least three spots in the points table. The home side upset table topper Bengaluru FC and United...
  • East Begal play goal-less draw against Shillong Lajong 14-03-2014 08:57 PM

    Kolkata: A wasteful East Bengal played out a goal-less draw against Shillong Lajong FC in a Round 21 I-League fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan to virtually end their title hopes on Friday. The result keeps Lajong above East Bengal who now trail league leaders Bengaluru FC by 13...
  • I League: Bagan vs Mohammedan match ends in 0-0 draw; Dempo thrash Sporting 08-03-2014 10:53 PM

    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...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan hold East Bengal 1-1 in Kolkata derby 01-03-2014 09:07 PM

    Kolkata: City giants Mohun Bagan held arch-rivals East Bengal to a 1-1 draw in their high-profile return derby match of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday. East Bengal went ahead with a James Moga header in the 39th minute while Bagan restored parity in the 67th minute...
  • I-League: East Bengal meet Mohun Bagan in high profile derby 28-02-2014 09:51 PM

    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...
  • 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...
  • Salgaocar beat Mohammedan Sporting 1-0 in I-League 22-02-2014 10:12 PM

    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...
  • 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...
  • Mumbai FC hold United SC 1-1 in I-League 19-02-2014 07:20 PM

    Kalyani: Mumbai FC rode on a stoppage time strike from Nicholas Rodrigues to hold United SC 1-1 in a Round 17 I-League 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...
  • I-League clubs report approaches to fix league matches 21-01-2014 03:27 PM

    A Malaysian betting syndicate approached Indian clubs to fix I-League matches last season, a top official said on Tuesday, prompting the country's football federation to take the first step towards setting up an anti-corruption unit. The clubs reported approaches at last week's FIFA-INTERPOL "Integrity in Sport Workshop" in New Delhi,...
  • Odafa scores twice as Mohun Bagan beat Pune FC 3-1 21-12-2013 10:30 PM

    Kolkata: Odafa Okolie regained his silken touch with a brace to hand Mohun Bagan a spectacular 3-1 win against an inform Pune FC in a round 16 I-League fixture at the Barasat Stadium on Saturday. Starting as underdogs, Mohun Bagan looked a reformed side with Odafa striking in the 30th...
  • Sporting Clube beat United Sports Club in I-League 21-12-2013 06:44 PM

    Mapusa: Sporting Clube de Goa avenged their first leg defeat as they edged past United Sports Club by a solitary goal in the Airtel I-League match at the Duler Stadium here Saturday. With the league taking a long break, Sporting Clube de Goa ended the year on a winning note...
  • I-League: Pune FC eyeing pole position against Mohun Bagan 20-12-2013 06:29 PM

    Kolkata: Visiting Pune FC will be eyeing a lead before the I-League takes a seven week break when they face a struggling Mohun Bagan in a Round 16 fixture at Barasat Stadium on Saturday. Currently holding the third place with 24 points, the Pune outfit, who defeated United SC 2-1...
  • I-League: East Bengal strike twice to down Bengaluru FC 15-12-2013 07:01 PM

    Bangalore: East Bengal ended Bengaluru FC's winning spree at home with goals by James Moga (17th) and Edeh Chidi (80th) for a deserving 2-0 result in the I-League match on Sunday. The visitors, thus, repeated their 2-0 home win against Bengaluru FC who crashed to their first defeat in eight...
  • I-League: Pune FC down United SC, return to winning ways 15-12-2013 06:55 PM

    Kalyani: A first-half twin strike from Mustapha Riga scripted Pune FC's 2-1 away win against United SC in a round 15 I-League fixture on Sunday. After leading 2-0 with Riga's 11th and 23rd minute goals, Pune FC conceded a goal two minutes after the break with United's Hasan Al Moustafa...
  • 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: Bengaluru FC host East Bengal 14-12-2013 08:09 PM

    Bangalore: Debutants Bengaluru FC will look to consolidate their position on the top of the points table when they clash against AFC Cup semi-finalists East Bengal in the I-League on Sunday. With four successive away-wins, Bengaluru FC have shown that their dream start at the beginning of the campaign was...
  • 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...
  • East Bengal defeat Rangdajied FC 2-1 in I-League 07-12-2013 08:23 PM

    Shillong: Host Rangdajied FC Saturday suffered yet another setback when they went down fighting to East Bengal FC 2-1 during an I-League encounter at the J N Stadium here. The Kolkatan side scored one each in each half to take home three points leaving a re-strengthened Rangdajied FC disappointed at...
  • I-League: Mohun Bagan thrash United SC 4-0 06-12-2013 09:09 PM

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan returned to winning ways with a 4-0 thrashing of United SC in an I-League fixture at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Friday. Making his debut for the Green and Maroons, Christopher Chizoba gave them an astounding 2-0 lead at half-time with his twin blitz in the...
  • Mumbai FC shock East Bengal 3-2 in I-League 02-12-2013 10:27 PM

    Pune: Mumbai FC sprung a surprise as they shocked East Bengal 3-2 in the Airtel I-League 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...