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  • ISL: Delhi Dynamos FC beat NorthEast United FC in a thriller 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    (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...
  • Santos reelected Colombia president in peace vote June 16, 2014

    Colombia : Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won reelection on Sunday after Colombia's tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18monthold peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere's longestrunning conflict. Santos got 53 percent of the vote to 47 percent for rightwing challenger Oscar Ivan Zuluaga, the handpicked candidate of...
  • Four dropped from Argentina football world cup squad May 22, 2014

    Argentina's national football team coach, Alejandro Sabella, dropped four players from his 2014 FIFA football World Cup line up including Lisandro Lopez, Fabian Rinaudo, Franco Di Santo and Gabriel Mercado, Xinhua reported. Sabella needs to pare down his provisional 30man squad to a requisite 23man team by June 2, 10 days...
  • Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez's health 'delicate' after pneumonia, says the Colombian President April 17, 2014

    Bogota: Nobel Prize-winning Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has recovered from pneumonia but his condition remains "delicate", Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday. Garcia Marquez, who was hospitalized for nine days in Mexico City for dehydration and a lung and urinary infection, has been receiving treatment at his home...
  • Dante extends contract with Bayern Munich March 25, 2014

    Berlin: Bayern Munich defender Dante Bonfim Costa Santos has extended his contract with the German giants until June 2017. After contract extensions of Dutchman Arjen Robben, Austrian David Alaba and Brazilian international Rafinha, Bayern Munich Monday had another key player, Dante, put pen to paper on a new deal ahead of...
  • Barcelona charged with tax fraud over Neymar deal February 21, 2014

    Barcelona: Barcelona have been charged by a Spanish court with committing tax fraud in the signing of Brazil forward Neymar last year in the latest twist to a saga that has already claimed the scalp of one club president. Neymar's highprofile move to the Catalan capital from Santos in the close...
  • Villarreal thrash Sociedad 51 to claim fifth spot January 14, 2014

    Madrid: Villarreal landed a stunning blow on a potential rival for a European qualification berth when Giovani dos Santos and Ikechukwu Uche each struck twice in a 51 drubbing of Real Sociedad in La Liga on Monday. The resounding victory for the team known as "yellow submarine" lifted them above Sociedad...
  • Santos in talks with AC Milan over Robinho move December 26, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Santos have resumed talks with AC Milan over a deal to repatriate their former idol Robinho. Rossoneri vice president Adriano Galliani is due to fly to Sao Paulo "in the coming days" to meet with Santos president Odilio Rodrigues, Xinhua cited from the sports website Lancenet on...