newsfootball19 hours ago

ISL 2019 | Kerala Blasters rope in Senegalese midfielder Moustapha Gning

Kerala Blasters continued their spending spree as they roped in Senegalese central midfielder Moustapha Gning to further shore up their already rich midfield. The African would be Kerala’s fifth foreign signing this transfer window as the ISL side is going through a complete revamp.
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newsfootball20 hours ago

Reports | Jamshedpur FC to sign Spanish midfield maestro Aitor Monroy

The Jamshedpur-based franchise has been reportedly tracking Spanish midfielder Aitor Monroy and would reportedly seal his service in the coming days to properly replace Sergio Cidoncha. Monroy, if signed, would become the fifth Spaniard in the squad of JFC under Cesar Ferrando’s management.
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newsfootballa day ago

I-League clubs to approach FIFA and AFC before seeking court’s help as last resort

Six I-League clubs have decided to approach parent bodies AFC and FIFA to seek help regarding the current situation of Indian football before they move to court. The I-League clubs have been kept out of meetings by the AIFF and may also have to give up its AFC qualification spot to ISL.
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newsfootball2 days ago

East Bengal FC ready to offer ceremonial farewell match to Bhaichung Bhutia

East Bengal have stated that they will be looking forward to fulfill Bhaichung Bhutia’s dream of retiring in the club's colours by allowing him to play a part in their first match of the upcoming season. The club will also be presenting an award to him as a part of their centenary celebrations.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Durand Cup | Tournament to restart on August 2 after three years

One of the oldest football tournaments, Durand Cup, has been scheduled to start next month on August 2nd, three years after it had been scrapped. It would be the 129th edition of the tournament and Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting club would be playing the curtain raiser.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Arsenal working on signing three or four players, reveals manager Unai Emery

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has revealed that the club is in conversations to reinforce their side before the start of the season. The Gunners have been very lackadaisical in their approach to the transfer window, with Gabriel Martinelli their only new man, despite links to various players.
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newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Bengaluru FC ropes in Manuel Onwu ahead of season 6

Bengaluru FC have announced the signing of Spanish forward Manuel Onwu ahead of the sixth edition of the Indian Super League. The former Osasuna striker, who is the 13th Spaniard to play for the defending champions, has signed a one-year deal with the Carles Cuadrat-coached side.
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newsfootball3 days ago

FIFA World Cup | India drawn with Qatar, Oman, Afghanistan, Bangladesh for qualifiers

The Indian football team has been grouped with Qatar, Oman, Afghanistan and Bangladesh in Group E for Round 2 FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers and AFC Asian Cup 2023 qualifiers. The draw took place at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Headquarters in Kuala Lumpur earlier on Wednesday.
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newsfootball3 days ago

Intercontinental Cup | I have strong belief in Indian youngsters, reveals Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac has claimed that he has a strong belief in the budding group of Indian youngsters after 18-year-old Narender Gehlot scored his first goal for the Indian football team in the 1-1 draw against Syria. India ended at the bottom of their group in the ongoing Intercontinental Cup in Ahmedabad.
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newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Mumbai City FC extends contract with Modou Sougou

Mumbai City FC has announced a one-year contract extension of Modou Sougou for the upcoming Indian Super League season 6 on Tuesday. The Senegalese striker had played an important role in Mumbai’s campaign in the previous season where they had entered the semi-finals of the league.
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