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  • Neymar sued by Santos supporter for joining Barcelona December 18, 2014

    Barcelona: Barcelona football star Neymar has been sued by a supporter of his former club Santos for quiting the Brazilian team for the Spanish side, according to reports in Brazil. Brazilian lawyer and a lifelong Santos fan Luciano Pereira Caparroz has sued Neymar for signing a pre-contract agreement with Barcelona before...
  • ISL: Atletico de Kolkata humble FC Goa to book a spot in final December 17, 2014

    There was penalty heartbreak in the inaugural season of Indian Super League on Wednesday night in which Atletico de Kolkata pipped FC Goa 4-2 in the penalty shootout to book their place in the finals of the Indian Super League. Wednesday's semi-final at the second leg between FC Goa and Atletico...
  • As it happened: FC Goa vs Atletico de Kolkata, 2nd semi-final, 2nd leg December 17, 2014

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) After a goalless first-leg in the Indian Super League (ISL) semi-final at home, title favourites Atletico de Kolkata travel to FC Goa on Wednesday for a do-or-die encounter. The winner will earn a shot at the title against Kerala Blasters...
  • ISL: FC Goa, Atletico de Kolkata battle to earn a shot at the title December 17, 2014

    Margao: After a goalless first-leg in the Indian Super League (ISL) semi-final at home, title favourites Atletico de Kolkata travel to FC Goa on Wednesday for a do-or-die encounter. The winner will earn a shot at the title against Kerala Blasters, who edged out Chennaiyin FC on Tuesday evening to...
  • As it happened: Atletico de Kolkata vs FC Goa, ISL, Semi-final 2, First Leg December 14, 2014

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Plagued by injuries and a below-par showing in recent games, Atletico de Kolkata face a tough Indian Super League semifinal first-leg challenge on Sunday against an upbeat FC Goa who made a stunning comeback after languishing at the bottom midway...
  • As it happened: Atletico de Kolkata vs FC Goa, ISL December 10, 2014

    Atletico de Kolkata have managed to get the equaliser. They pushed and pushed till the end and were finally rewarded in the 68th min when their stalwart, Fikru, scored off a penalty. The no.9, before the penalty, took a brilliant shot that came off the post. In the end, the...
  • Dos Santos strike keeps Delhi Dynamos in hunt for ISL semis December 6, 2014

    Pune: Brazilian winger Gustavo dos Santos' magical left-foot kept Delhi Dynamos in contention for a semi-final berth as they defeated Pune City FC by a solitary goal in the 13th round encounter of the Indian Super League. Dos Santos, who scored his fifth goal in the tournament, broke the deadlock in...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos FC beat NorthEast United FC in a thriller November 24, 2014

    Guwahati: After a string of disappointing results, Delhi Dynamos FC finally registered their second victory in the ongoing Hero Indian Super League when they pipped hosts NorthEast United FC 2-1 in a keenly-contested match here today. The match witnessed full of exciting moments but it was the home team that wasted...
  • As it happened: Delhi Dynamos FC vs NorthEast United FC, Match 40, ISL November 24, 2014

    (For live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Faced with a daunting task of qualifying for the semi-finals after a series of listless performances, bottom-placed Delhi Dynamos take on NorthEast United FC in their must-win Indian Super League fixture. Delhi have won just one match out of nine they...
  • ISL ranks among best attended football league in world November 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The Hero Indian Super League, inching closer to its halfway mark, has achieved the rare milestone of having registered the highest average stadium attendance for any football league in Asia. At the completion of match 27 on November 9, the inaugural edition has had an average stadium attendance of...
  • As it happened: Delhi Dynamos FC vs Kerala Blasters FC, ISL, Match 27 November 9, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Kerala Blasters FC are in good form and would look to build on the winning momentum at home in their Indian Super League encounter against Delhi Dynamos FC. Both the teams are coming after defeats. Kerala lost 0-1 against FC Goa in...
  • As it happened: FC Goa vs Mumbai City FC, ISL 2014, Match 26 November 9, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Boosted by the return of Brazillian Andre Santos, FC Goa would look to for a turnaround with a good show against Mumbai FC. FC Goa could be one of the most attacking sides in the ongoing ISL but they lacked in finishing...
  • 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...
  • Interview: I am playing ISL on Zico's advice, says Andre Santos November 8, 2014

    Until two months ago, Andre Santos was doing duty for Flamengo, rubbing shoulders with the best Brazilian players. But the former Arsenal left-back is happy the way his stint at Indian Super League (ISL) has taken off with FC Goa and is all praise for his team-mates and legendary coach...
  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos held to a goalless draw by NorthEast United FC October 29, 2014

    Delhi Dynamos and Northeast United remain in the top four of the Indian Super League after both teams played out an entertaining goalless draw at the Jawaharlal Stadium in Delhi. ...
  • ISL 2014: Delhi Dynamos held to a goalless draw by NorthEast United FC October 29, 2014

    Delhi Dynamos' winning run came to a halt when they were held to a goalless draw at home by NorthEast United FC on Wednesday. Both the sides created opportunities from the word go and looked evenly placed but couldn't really convert the chances. Young NorthEast United FC goalkeeper TP Rehenesh made...
  • As it happened: Delhi Dynamos vs NorthEast United, ISL 2014, Match 16 October 29, 2014

    (For updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Confident after beating Chennaiyin FC 4-1, Delhi Dynamos would look to continue the winning momentum when they take on NorthEast United FC in the Indian Super League. NorthEast United would be a tough nut to crack considering they won two out of...
  • ISL 2014: Delhi Dynamos goal-scorers relive win over Chennaiyin FC October 28, 2014

    Wim Raymeakers, Mads Junder, Bruno Herrero Arias and Dos Santos scored in Delhi's 4-1 win over Chennai at home. ...
  • ISL 2014: Atletico de Kolkata remain unbeaten with 2-1 win over FC Goa October 23, 2014

    Margao: East Bengal midfielder Cavin Lobo scored a brace in the second half to help table-toppers Atletico de Kolkata overcome a one goal deficit and edge past hosts FC Goa 2-1 in the Indian Super League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Thursday. It was Brazil International Andre Santos, who opened...
  • ISL: Goa FC ready for Atletico de Kolkata test, says Andre Santos October 23, 2014

    Former Arsenal and Brazil left-back Andre Santos is happy with the way his stint at Indian Super League has taken off with Goa FC and hopes to leave an impact in the inaugural season of the league. Goa take on table toppers Atletico de Kolkata on Thursday and Santos said before...
  • Benzema shines as France beat Portugal 2-1 in friendly October 12, 2014

    Paris: Fernando Santos began his reign at the helm of Portugal with a 2-1 loss at Euro 2016 host France in a friendly while Denmark salvaged a 1-1 draw in Albania in qualifying on Saturday. Striker Karim Benzema scored at Stade de France after only three minutes for his 25th international...
  • ISL: Andre Santos joins FC Goa squad October 10, 2014

    Margao: Former Brazil international Andre Santos on Friday joined FC Goa team practice session under the watchful eyes of coach Zico ahead of their Indian Super League campaign. After the training session at Tilak Maidan, Vasco, Santos said he looked forward to the much-anticipated football tournament. "It is a pleasure that I...
  • ISL: Another ex-Arsenal player joins FC Goa September 29, 2014

    Panaji: Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Goa on Monday signed on their second Arsenal player and Brazilian international Andre Santos, according to an official statement issued. Santos will be joining the club's training sessions shortly and will be the second Arsenal player after midfielder Robert Pires to be roped in...
  • La Liga: Valencia beat Espanyol 31 to stay undefeated September 15, 2014

    Barcelona: Valencia eased by Espanyol 31 at home on Sunday to remain unbeaten in the Spanish league under new coach Nuno Espirito Santo and continue their turnaround during a drawnout sale of the club. Sevilla also extended their unbeaten start to the league with a troublefree 20 win at home over...
  • Brazil presidential candidate Campos dies in jet crash in Santos August 13, 2014

    Santos: Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, a contender to unseat President Dilma Rousseff in October, died on Wednesday when his jet crashed into a residential area, media network Globo said. Campos, a socialist who has been running third in the polls, was on board a jet that crashed into a...
  • Robinho on verge of returning to Santos August 6, 2014

    Rio De Janeiro: Former Brazil football star Robinho is close to returning to his former club Santos on a yearlong loan from Italian giants AC Milan. The Brazilian outfit has reportedly offered the 30yearold a monthly salary of $220,000 plus bonuses for marketing and image rights, reports Xinhua. "There has been considerable...
  • Enrique Iglesias, Romeo Santos dominate awards event July 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singers Enrique Iglesias and Romeo Santos dominated the Univision Network's Premios Juventud Awards in Miami, winning five trophies each. The "Hero" hitmaker managed to get awards including best pop/rock artist and several music prizes for the song "El Perdedor", his track with Marco Antonio Solis. Santos scooped the Favorite...
  • World Cup 2014: Coach Santos rues waste of extra time as Greece exit June 30, 2014

    Greece wasted a golden opportunity to beat 10man Costa Rica in extra time before exiting the World Cup on penalties, coach Fernando Santos said on Sunday. Leading 10, the Costa Ricans struggled to hold on following the dismissal of defender Oscar Duarte after 66 minutes of the last 16 clash. Greece hauled...
  • World Cup 2014: Netherlands stage brilliant comeback to end Mexican dream June 29, 2014

    Fortaleza: Klaas Jan Huntelaar and Wesley Sneijder scored late goals on Sunday to give the Netherlands a 21 victory over Mexico and a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. Huntelaar, who came on as a 76thminute substitute, scored the winning goal from the penalty spot deep in injury time after...