newsfootball16 hours ago

East Bengal bring in Lalthuammawia Ralte on a one-year loan deal

Goalkeeper Lalthuammawia Ralte has been signed for a year on loan by I-League side  East Bengal from ISL side FC Goa. The Mizoram-born custodian is going to be the second-choice man in the post for the Kolkata-based side in the upcoming season of the I-League after Rakshit Dagar.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Spain’s Josep Ferre appointed as assistant coach of East Bengal

Spanish coach Josep Ferre has been appointed as the assistant coach of East Bengal ahead of the 2019-20 season of the Indian domestic football. The Kolkata-based club had earlier extended the contract for two years for their chief coach Alejandro Menendez ahead of the upcoming season.
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newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019 | Sergio Cidoncha leaves Jamshedpur FC to sign with Kerala Blasters

Spanish midfielder Sergio Cidoncha has entered into a contract with Kerala Blasters for the upcoming season of the ISL after helping Jamshedpur finish fifth in the league last season. Having been brought up in Atletico Madrid’s lower-tier teams, he is the club’s third signing of the season.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Intercontinental Cup | Anas Edathodika named on Igor Stimac’s list for preparatory camp

Anas Edathodika has been called back into the Indian national camp by coach Igor Stimac for the preparations ahead of the upcoming Intercontinental Cup in July. The 35 probable Indian footballers will attend the camp at the Mumbai Football Arena from June 25 under the guidance of Stimac.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Facing Asian team like Kyrgyz Republic would be advantageous for India, says Floyd Pinto

Floyd Pinto has stated that if the Indian junior footballers play against Asian teams then it is better for them considering the Asian qualifiers coming up soon. The India U19 team will take on Kyrgyz Republic in the 9-12th position play-off match of the XXXI Granatkin Memorial Tournament.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Reports | Igor Stimac to start camp for Intercontinental Cup in last week of June

According to reports in Goal.com, coach Igor Stimac will start the preparations for the upcoming Intercontinental Camp from 25th of this month in Mumbai. The Indian football team will take on Tajikistan in the opening encounter of the four-nation tournament on July 7 in Ahmedabad.
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newsfootball5 days ago

ISL 2019 | Khalid Jamil front-runner for NorthEast United FC assistant coach role

Retired Indian footballer Khalid Jamil has emerged as a top candidate for the position of assistant coach for ISL outfit NorthEast United FC as a replacement for Australian Shaun Ontong. Jamil has previously won the I-League in a historic season with another north-eastern side, Aizawl FC.
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newsfootball5 days ago

ISL | FC Pune City promise to pay Iain Hume’s pending wages in two installments

Indian Super League franchise FC Pune City have said that they will pay the pending salary of star striker Iain Hume over two instalments in the coming months. The Pune-based franchise have been struggling financially and had previously promised to pay a month's salary of players by June 10.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Jobby Justin’s feud with East Bengal gets uglier, club denies NOC

Forward Jobby Justin’s transfer saga has yet another negative development as he wrote a letter to the AIFF to request them to take action against East Bengal’s denial to issue him a NOC. The player claims to have signed for ISL side ATK but East Bengal maintains he is still under their contract.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Intercontinental Football Cup 2019 fixture list announced

The Indian football team will start their Intercontinental Cup campaign on July 7 against Tajikistan in Ahmedabad where all the fixtures for the tournament will be played. Three other teams will be competing for the trophy apart from defending champions India with the final to be held on July 18th.
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