SYED RAHIM NABI

  • ISL: Blow to Mumbai City, injured skipper Nabi out for three weeks October 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Barely a game into the Indian Super League and Mumbai City FC have been dealt a massive blow with skipper Syed Rahim Nabi ruled out for three weeks due to an ankle injury sustained during the team's opening match against Atletico de Kolkata. Nabi suffered an ankle injury in the...
  • ISL Tour Diary: Kolkata, a city that offers something new every time October 14, 2014

    Being a Probashi Bengali (a non-resident Bengali), my affair with Kolkata is a long-standing one. Born to parents who were originally from Kolkata, I have been brought up in Delhi all my life. I always had a strange feeling whenever I visited the city, predominately because of the culture difference....
  • Syed Rahim Nabi doubtful of Mumbai City FC's second fixture October 12, 2014

    Kolkata: Mumbai City FC captain Syed Rahim Nabi is doubtful for their next ISL fixture against Pune City FC after sustaining an ankle injury during the lung opener against Atletico de Kolkata here on Sunday. Nabi was stretchered off after injuring his ankle and he was replaced by Nadong Bhutia in...
  • ISL: Nabi named Mumbai City FC captain ahead of opener October 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Indian midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi was on Friday named skipper of Indian Super League side Mumbai City Football Club ahead of the tournament lung opener against Atletico de Kolkata on Sunday. Former Germany international Manuel Friedrich will be the vice-captain of the team co-owned by Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor and...
  • Syed Rahim Nabi realising dream of playing with football heroes in ISL October 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Indian footballer Syed Rahim Nabi is all set to realise his dream of playing alongside his heroes, Frederik Ljungberg and Nicolas Anelka, as a team member of Mumbai City FC, one of the franchises in the Indian Super League commencing next week. "I have played football for so many years,...
  • Subrata Paul, Nabi to play for Mumbai in ISL July 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Current India custodian Subrata Paul and midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi were the big signings by Mumbai franchise on day one of the twoday inaugural eightteam Hero Indian Super League domestic players draft held here on Tuesday. The other major signings for the day were defenders Nirmal Chetri and Gouramangi Singh,...
  • India beat Maldives to enter SAFF Cup final September 9, 2013

    Kathmandu: Young stopper Arnab Mondal scored his maiden international goal as defending champions India beat Maldives 1-0 to enter the final of the SAFF Football Championship for the ninth time here on Monday. The win, which Wim Koevermans' boys achieved without their skipper Sunil Chhetri, meant that India made it to...
  • Rahim Nabi left out of India's football friendly August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Key midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi and goalkeeper Subrata Paul were on Monday left out of a 20member Indian football squad announced for the away international friendly match against Tajikistan to be played on August 14. Nabi, who reported for the IMGReliance camp in Mumbai on August 2 for a...
  • Rahim Nabi, Odafa Okolie power Mohun Bagan to 21 win over Dempo March 31, 2013

    Kalyani: Mohun Bagan remained on course to avoid relegation with an upset 21 win over holders Dempo in a round 15 ILeague fixture here on Sunday. Syed Rahim Nabi (7th) gave Bagan an early lead while Odafa Okolie (47th), who returned after recovering from fever, completed the tally to hand...
  • India lose 24 against Palestine in a friendly match February 6, 2013

    Kochi: Playing their first International match at home after the Nehru Cup, India went down 24 to Palestine in an International Friendly at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi. Clifford Miranda and Syed Rahim Nabi scored for India in the 17th and the 39th minute respectively while for Palestine, Ashraf...
  • My death would have avoided Bagan suspension: Nabi December 30, 2012

    Kolkata: A day after the suspension of his club from the ILeague till 201415, beleaguered Mohun Bagan midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi on Sunday said his "death" on that December 9 derby could have avoided his club of the severe punishment by the AIFF. In a press statement, Nabi, who had...
  • AIFF to decide Mohun Bagan's fate on Saturday December 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The oneman committee, appointed by the All India Football Federation to look into the legality of Mohun Bagan's actions in their ILeague derby against East Bengal early this month, submitted its report on Thursday and the AIFF Emergency Committee will take a decision on Saturday. Former Supreme Court Judge,...
  • ILeague: Verdict on Mohun Bagan likely to be out soon December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Facing a twoyear ban for pulling out of an ILeague match, Mohun Bagan's fate will be known over the next couple of days, it was learnt after the oneman committee of retired judge A K Ganguly gave a patient hearing to the club and the AIFF here Monday. Mohun...
  • Mohun Bagan midfielder Nabi released from hospital December 13, 2012

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan midfielder Syed Rahim Nabi, who underwent surgery for two fractures in his cheekbone after being hit by a stone during Sunday's violencemarred ILeague derby against East Bengal, was today released from the hospital. "He will be out of action for six weeks, he has been advised complete...
  • Will go to FIFA if decision goes against us: Mohun Bagan December 10, 2012

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan secretary general Anjan Mitra today said they are willing to approach the FIFA or AFC if the decision in the violenceridden abandoned ILeague clash against East Bengal goes against the greenandmaroon brigade. "We have complete faith in AIFF. If the decision goes against us, we might go...
  • Mohun Bagan could face two year ban December 10, 2012

    Kolkata: A day after the ILeague football derby was called off here following Mohun Bagan's refusal to take the field against East Bengal in the second half, match commissioner Gulab Singh Chauhan on Monday submitted his report to the All India Football Federation (AIFF). With the AIFF doing some...
  • Mohun Bagan's Nabi undergoes surgery for injury December 10, 2012

    Kolkata: Mohun Bagan footballer Syed Rahim Nabi, who sustained a serious injury from a stone hurled at him from the galleries during Sunday's derby ILeague game against East Bengal, Monday underwent a surgery to set right two fractured bones at a private health facility here. "The surgery was successful. He...
  • India ease past Maldives 30 in Nehru Cup August 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Skipper Sunil Chhetri led by example scoring twice while Syed Rahim Nabi found the target once, as India posted a convincing 30 win over Maldives for their second victory in the Nehru Cup football tournament, here on Saturday. Chhetri struck at the stroke of halftime (45+2) before striking again...