Vasco

  • Goa: Mobile phone found in Tejpal's cell during prison raid February 23, 2014

    Panaji: Prison authorities on Sunday seized a mobile phone during a surprise inspection of the cell in which Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal is lodged at the Sada sub-jail in Goa's Vasco city. The mobile phone was among nine phones seized by Sub-divisional Magistrate Gaurish Shankhwalkar during the surprise raid. Headphones, MP3 players,...
  • Brazilian treasury blocks Dede transfer April 20, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil international defender Dede has had his $7 million move from Vasco da Gama to Cruzeiro blocked by the country's treasury department. Rio de Janeiro's football federation (FERJ) confirmed in a statement on Friday that the transfer had been suspended due to Vasco's $25 million tax debt,...
  • Paulo Autuori named coach of Brazilian club Vasco da Gama March 23, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Former Qatar manager Paulo Autuori has been appointed coach of Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama. The 56yearold agreed to join the Rio de Janeiro outfit on Friday after the sacking of former coach Gaucho Wednesday, Vasco confirmed on its official website. Autuori's coaching CV includes two Copa...
  • Clarence Seedorf leads Botafogo to Guanabara Cup March 11, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: A Clarence Seedorf-inspired Botafogo overcame Vasco da Gama 1-0 to clinch the Guanabara Cup at Rio's Engenhao stadium. The former Dutch international started the move Sunday that led to Lucas' low 79th-minute strike with a defence-splitting backheel that was crossed goalward by Julio Cesar. The title is Seedorf's...
  • Goa school rape case: Headmistress gets bail January 22, 2013

    Panaji: A court on Tuesday granted bail to Sharlet Furtado, the headmistress of the school in Vasco town, where an unidentified man raped a sevenyearold student on January 14. The Goa Children's court granted her bail on a surety of Rs 25,000. The headmistress was arrested on charges of negligence on...
  • Goa school rape: Crime branch to probe incident January 15, 2013

    Panaji: The crime branch has been directed to probe the rape of a sevenyearold girl in the school premises in Vasco, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Tuesday. While the rapist is still at large, Crime Branch officials have arrested the headmistress of the school for inordinately delaying the registration...
  • Video: Urumi gets international accolades May 25, 2012

    Urumi ('Pathinaindham Nootrandu Uraivaal') is an upcoming historical epic film made in Malayalam, Tamil and English. (Urumi means the weapon Surul Pattai in Tamil.) Though the film is seen as a Malayalam film its large canvas makes it a world film. The English version of the film has been titled 'Vasco...
  • Urumi: history from the vanquished's eyes April 2, 2011

    Thiruvananthapuram: Touted as the first global film from Kerala, recently released 'Urumi' is an attempt to read history from the side of the vanquished, its director Santosh Sivan said. "Generally, history is written from the perspective of the conqueror. But, 'Urumi' is an attempt to read history from the side of...
  • ILeague: Air India ease relegation worries March 24, 2009

    New Delhi: Air India recorded their first victory in the second phase of the ILeague and thus relieves some pressure of their backs as they beat Vasco SC 10 at the Cooperage Stadium, Mumbai. The win takes Air India to eighth spot, level on points with Dempo SC but behind on...
  • ILeague: Mumbai FC go fourth March 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Tenman Mumbai FC just about managed to beat Vasco SC in an 18th round ILeague encounter at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Goa. This win takes Mumbai FC to fourth spot with 27 points having a threepoint lead over the now fifth placed Mahindra United. Vasco SC are still...
  • ILeague: Mahindra United push Vasco towards relegation March 2, 2009

    New Delhi: After three consecutive goalless draws, Mahindra United produced a dominant performance at the Cooperage Stadium to thrash Vasco SC 40 and thus bring them a step closer to relegation. The win takes Mahindra United to 21 points while Vasco SC continues to reel at 10 points at the bottom...
  • ILeague: Odafa elated after double hattrick February 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Odafa Okolie was a proud man after his blistering display which left Vasco SC wounded and thus guided his side to a resounding victory. The Churchill skipper scored six in his teams 91 thrashing of Vasco SC which made East Bengals 41 victory last week look tame. Speaking to...
  • ILeague: Churchill on Cloud Nine February 21, 2009

    New Delhi: In an absolutely shocking match, Churchill Brothers rained goals at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa, by thrashing bottomoftheleague Vasco 91! Who ever said Indian football was boring? Churchill Brothers are known to play entertaining, attacking football, but if someone bet that they would score nine goals on Friday against Vasco,...
  • Federation Cup: Vasco SC edge past Oil India December 17, 2008

    New Delhi: Goan giants Vasco Sports Club edged past underdogs Oil India 10 in Group D of the Federation Cup on Tuesday at the Barasat Stadium. The first half was a mixed affair with neither side being able to assert themselves emphatically over the other. It were the underdogs Oil India who...
  • Federation Cup: Bagan's unbeaten run comes to an end December 16, 2008

    New Delhi: Group D of the Federation Cup has been sent wide open with Vasco halting Mohun Bagans seven match unbeaten run coming into this game with a fine 10 victory at the Barasat Stadium, Kolkata. Air India, who drew earlier in the day against Oil India, top the group with...
  • Federation Cup: Air India start with a win December 13, 2008

    New Delhi: Air India have made a winning start to their Federation Cup campaign as they beat Vasco SC 10 and avenged their defeat to the Goan side; whom they had earlier lost to in their last competitive game by the same scoreline. The Mumbai club only just about managed to...
  • Sporting Club overcome Vasco in stoppage time September 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Sporting Club de Goa defeated Vasco SC 10 in the first match of the second Ileague that kicked off at Nehru Stadium on Friday in Margao. Sporting's match against state rivals and newly promoted Vasco seemed to be meandering towards a tame draw but in the stoppage time Sporting...