newsfootball13 hours ago

Reports | Kerala Blasters inching close to sign Bartholomew Ogbeche

According to TOI, after stunning everyone by landing Eelco Schattorie as their manager for next season Kerala Blasters are now eyeing to get in one their manager’s favourite players in Bartholomew Ogbeche. NorthEast United FC, on the other end, have already bid farewell to their star forward.
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newsfootballa day ago

ISL 2019 | Ferran Corominas extends contract with FC Goa for another year

FC Goa have managed to rope in their record goal-scoring forward, Ferran Corominas, for one more year after he ended the previous season with 16 goals to his name. After helping his team finish runner-up in the Indian Super League, Coro lifted the Hero Cup title by beating Chennaiyin FC in final.
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newsfootball2 days ago

ISL can’t have I-League’s tradition, says Igor Stimac

Both Igor Stimac and Isac Doru have called for better communication and co-existence between the Indian Super League and I-League with the national coach stating that the former can’t have the latter’s tradition. Doru has further stressed on the kind of football India should focus on from now on.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Indians have passion and energy to reach World Cup stage, says Isac Doru

AIFF’s new Technical Director - Isac Doru - claims that young Indian footballers have the desire and ability to make it to the FIFA World Cup in the future but it is bound to take some time. Doru added that the most important thing that the Indian team will have to do is to adapt to modern football.
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newsfootball2 days ago

I am happy with the quality of players I have seen, says Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac has revealed that he is more than happy with the quality of Indian football players that he has come across in the national team ever since his appointment as head coach. Stimac has added that he wants the senior players in the team to set a role model for the younger generation.
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newsfootball2 days ago

Aniket Jadhav has shown that he has good basics, says Tony Mowbray

Blackburn Rovers head coach Tony Mowbray has stated that Indian youngster Aniket Jadhav has good basics of football. The Jamshedpur FC player from Kolhapur in Maharashtra, Jadhav became the first Indian professional player to train in an English club when he joined Blackburn Rovers.
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newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019 | NorthEast United FC cuts ties with Bartholomew Ogbeche

The NorthEast United FC have announced that they have parted ways with striker Bartholomew Ogbeche much ahead of the start of the fifth edition of the Indian Super League. The Guwahati-based club had qualified for the semi-finals in the 2018-19 season and Ogbeche had played a crucial role in that.
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newsfootball3 days ago

AIFF Technical Director Isac Doru meets national youth teams' coaches

AIFF’s newly-appointed Technical Director Isac Doru was present in the workshop which also comprised of India U-19, U-16, U-15, and U-16’s women coaches. Among the topics discussed in the workshop were in the increase in participation of youth leagues, introduction of TW3 methods and more.
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newsfootball4 days ago

IWL 2019 | Win against Manipur Police in the first game gave Sethu FC confidence, believes K Indumathi

After winning the Indian Women’s League title, Sethu FC skipper K Indumathi is of the belief that the win against Manipur Police SC in their first game of the tournament gave them the much-needed confidence. Indumathi has also stated that the win is a reward for all the hard work they have put in.
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newsfootball4 days ago

Cannot let non-selection affect my performance, says Rahul Bheke

Rahul Bheke has stated that he couldn’t let his months of non-selection in the national team affect his club performance and he did the only thing in his hands – hard work. Heaping praise on new coach Igor Stimac, Bheke said that he would do anything coach will need and ask him to do.
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