PUNE FC

  • ISL: Hosts FC Pune City held 1-1 by Chennaiyin FC November 11, 2014

    Pune: Hosts FC Pune City were held to a 1-1 draw by Chennaiyin FC in an Indian Super League match at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium on Tuesday. Pune pulled ahead early in the first half through Konstantinos Katsouranis but Chennai restored parity after the break when John Valencia...
  • Salgaocar FC beat Pune FC to win Durand Cup November 8, 2014

    Panaji: Pune FC went down 0-1 to Salgaocar FC in the final of the 127th Durand Cup at the Raia Sports Complex on Saturday. Despite creating chances throughout their first Durand Cup final, Pune FC were let down by wayward finishing. The runners-up finish meant that Pune FC fell short of...
  • Pune FC face Salgaocar FC in Durand Cup final November 7, 2014

    Raia: I-League football side Pune FC will be eyeing to create history when they face Salgaocar SC in their maiden appearance in the final of the 127th Durand Cup at the Raia Sports Complex on Saturday. Having secured three consecutive wins in the tournament, Pune FC will be high on morale...
  • Pune FC to clash with Salgaocar in Durand Cup final November 6, 2014

    Margao: Pune FC scored a goal in each half of their semifinal match to get the better of Sporting Clube de Goa 2-1 on Thursday and set up title clash with Salgaocar FC in the final of the 127th Durand Cup. Pune FC took the lead in the 20th minute through...
  • Pune FC meet Sporting Clube de Goa in Durand Cup semis November 6, 2014

    Margao: Pune FC made it to the semi-finals when they scored a solitary goal win over Vasco SC in the last match of the group D quarter-final league of the 127th Durand Cup, played at Raia Panchayat ground. Pune FC, who needed a draw to qualify for the knock out stage,...
  • Pune FC face Vasco SC for semis berth November 3, 2014

    Margao: Buoyed by their 3-0 win over Churchill Brothers, Pune FC will face Vasco SC in the final Group-IV Durand Cup quarter-final league encounter at the Raia Sports Complex on Tuesday. A win will not only send Pune into the semi-final only for the second time after 2011 but also will...
  • Pune FC blank Churchill Brothers 3-0 in Durand Cup October 31, 2014

    Margao: A dominant Pune FC scored a thumping 3-0 win over Churchill Brothers in a Group D quarter-final league match of the 127th Durand Cup football tournament on Friday. With most of the key players leaving Churchill Brothers after All India Football Federation deprived them of playing in the I-League for...
  • Pune FC face Churchill Brothers test in Durand Cup opener October 30, 2014

    Margao: Pune FC will be eager to kick off their Durand Cup campaign with a win when they face Goan side Churchill Brothers in their quarter-final stage Group-IV opener at the Raia Sports Complex here on Friday. The game that will be Pune FC's first official game of the season will...
  • Pune FC sign Sporting captain Matthew Gonsalves August 27, 2014

    Pune: Pune Football Club Wednesday signed Sporting Clube de Goa captain Matthew Gonsalves for the upcoming ILeague season. The highlyexperienced Goan joins Pune FC after spending 10 years with Sporting and will be a valuable addition to Karim Bencherifa's squad. The defender thus becomes the sixth new player signed this season...
  • Pune FC appoint Karim Bencherifa as coach June 9, 2014

    Pune: Pune FC have appointed experienced Moroccan Karim Bencherifa as coach for a twoyear term ahead of the 201415 season. A former ILeague and Federation Cup winning coach, Bencherifa becomes Pune FC's fourth foreign coach since its inception in 2007. Pune FC Owner, Nandan Piramal said: "I would like to welcome Karim...
  • Dempo thrash Pune FC 30 to finish 4th in ILeague April 28, 2014

    Pune: Dempo Sports Club thrashed 10man Pune FC 30 in a final round ILeague encounter on Monday to finish fourth in the league table after Bengaluru FC, East Bengal and Salgaocar. Double strike from Afghan defender Haroon Amiri (20th & 25th minute) put Dempo SC in the driver's seat before a...
  • Pune host Dempo in their last ILeague clash April 27, 2014

    Pune: Pune FC will be eager to end their campaign on a high when they host Dempo SC in an ILeague Round 26 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex on Monday. The season's final game will be crucial for seventhplaced Pune (29 points) as a win against sixthplaced Dempo (32)...
  • East Bengal beat Pune FC 1-2 in I-League April 19, 2014

    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 from...
  • East Bengal down Pune FC 3-1, title hunt on track April 12, 2014

    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) after...
  • AFC Cup: Pune FC eager to keep qualification hopes alive April 7, 2014

    Nay Pyi Taw: Pune FC would look to keep their hopes of qualifying for AFC Cup knockout stage alive when they take on Myanmar side Nay Pyi Taw in a crucial Group H Round 5 encounter at the Paung Luang Stadium on Tuesday. Going into the game on the back of...
  • Odafa scores twice as Mohun Bagan beat Pune FC 31 December 21, 2013

    Kolkata: Odafa Okolie regained his silken touch with a brace to hand Mohun Bagan a spectacular 31 win against an inform Pune FC in a round 16 ILeague fixture at the Barasat Stadium on Saturday. Starting as underdogs, Mohun Bagan looked a reformed side with Odafa striking in the 30th and...
  • ILeague: Pune FC eyeing pole position against Mohun Bagan December 20, 2013

    Kolkata: Visiting Pune FC will be eyeing a lead before the ILeague 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 21 in...
  • ILeague: Pune FC down United SC, return to winning ways December 15, 2013

    Kalyani: A firsthalf twin strike from Mustapha Riga scripted Pune FC's 21 away win against United SC in a round 15 ILeague fixture on Sunday. After leading 20 with Riga's 11th and 23rd minute goals, Pune FC conceded a goal two minutes after the break with United's Hasan Al Moustafa...
  • Pune FC unbeaten at home, down Bengaluru FC 10 November 6, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC bounced back to winning ways with a dramafilled 10 win over Bengaluru FC in an ILeague Round9 encounter at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi near here on Wednesday. Substitute winger James Meyer scored the only goal of the match in the 71st minute to hand...
  • Pune FC aim for a Uturn against Bengaluru FC November 5, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC look ahead to reverse their fortunes when they host new entrants Bengaluru FC in a crucial top of the table ILeague Round 9 clash at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi, here on Wednesday. The away game setback Pune FC experienced looms large. However, with coach Mike...
  • Pune FC go joint top of the table in ILeague October 27, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC continued their unbeaten run in the ILeague as they registered a 10 win over Rangdajied United FC in a Round7 encounter at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, MhalungeBalewadi here on Sunday. Defender Calum Angus' (30th minute) calm finish at the halfhour mark handed Pune FC a third...
  • ILeague: Pune FC to face Shillong Lajong September 28, 2013

    Shillong: Pune FC will face Shillong Lajong FC in a round 2 encounter of the ILeague 201314 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Sunday. In more ways than one, the game is expected to be an highvoltage event. Passionate fans, a victory over fancied Dempo and playing at home for the...
  • Durand Cup: ONGC in semis; Navy, Bhawanipur draw 0-0 September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Former I-League team ONGC moved into the semi-finals of the Durand Cup football with a 2-1 win over Pune FC while Indian Navy were held to a 0-0 by Bhawanipur FC here on Friday and will have to wait to know their fate. Two victories on the trot helped...
  • Army Red beat Pune FC in Durand Cup September 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Army Red defeated a second string side of I-League club Pune FC 2-0 on the opening match of the quarter-final league stage of the 126th Durand Cup Football Tournament here on Monday. TV Vipin and C Lallidianmawaya scored in the 37th and 87th minutes of the Group IV match...
  • Costa to lead Pune FC in Durand Cup September 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Experienced defender Caitano Costa will lead Pune Football Club at the 126th edition of the Durand Cup here. The third oldest football competition in the world continues to remain Pune FC's priority season opener as it was the first national level meet the team played after coming into existence...
  • Pune FC granted exemption in ILeague August 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Only Pune FC were granted exemption to play in the ILeague by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Wednesday while the cases of the 12 ILeague clubs will be taken up by club licensing committee's first instance body when it meets August 27. United Sikkim were the only...
  • Pune FC sign up Portsmouth academy defender Calum Angus August 7, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC have signed former Portsmouth FC academy defender Calum Angus for the upcoming 201314 ILeague season, the club announced on Wednesday. The Englishman, a 6foot tall 27yearold central defender, joined the ILeague runnersup side after spending four years at Swedish side Gothenburg Athletics and Sports Association, popularly known as...
  • Pune FC sign up striker Ral Fabiani August 5, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC have signed Equatorial Guinea international and former Villareal CF 'B' striker Ral Ivn Fabiani Bosio for the 201314 season, the football club announced Tuesday. Twentynineyearold Ral is thus the fifth signing of the club in this window and joins playmaker Douhou Pierre as the second player in the...
  • Pune FC sign Anthony D'Souza from Salgaocar FC July 15, 2013

    Pune: Pune FC on Monday signed left winger Anthony D'Souza from Salgaocar to bolster their lineup for the upcoming season. Known for his skill and knack for goals, Siolimbased Anthony joined Pune FC having spent last season at Salgaocar FC where he lit up the 2012 Federation Cup, scoring in each...