newsfootball20 days ago

ISL 2019 | Kerala Blasters shore up attack by signing Bartholomew Ogbeche

After days of speculation, Kerala Blasters have finally roped in last season’s NorthEast United FC star Bartholomew Ogbeche after the striker parted ways with the club last week. Ogbeche’s signing looks more like a priority signing by the Blasters’ new coach Eelco Schattorie ahead of the new season.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball21 days ago

ISL 2019 | Mumbai City secure services of Rowlin Borges

Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of central midfielder Rowlin Borges after the player had a stellar season with NorthEast United FC last time in the Indian Super League. The 27-year-old box-to-box midfielder has signed a three-year contract that would keep him in the island city till 2022.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootballa month ago

Reports : Mato Grgic likely to join Mumbai City FC

According to reports from Goal, NorthEast United FC defender Mato Grgic is close to joining Mumbai City FC under the management of Jorge Costa ahead of next season. The Highlanders have already parted ways with coach Eelco Schattorie and star striker Bartholomew Ogbeche this summer.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootballa month ago

I hope every day that I get a call from Kerala Blasters, says Josu Currais

Former Kerala Blasters player Josu Currais has revealed that he is longing to get back with the Kerala Blasters stating that he hopes to get a call from the club every single day. The full-back also stated that he thinks the perfect closure for him would be to win an ISL title with the club.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootballa month 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.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootballa month 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.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 months ago

AIFF Super Cup | Not playing games in break was the biggest problem, says Eelco Schattorie

NorthEast United manager Eelco Schattorie blamed the prolonged period of inactivity as the biggest reason for NorthEast United’s elimination from the Super Cup by the hands of Chennaiyin FC. The Netherland manager also heaped praise on players Girik Khosla and Nikhil Kadam after Sunday’s match.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 months ago

ISL 2019 | Carles Cuadrat aims at "something nice" in home leg against NorthEast

After losing to NorthEast by 2-1 goals in the first leg of the semi-final, Bengaluru coach Carles Cuadrat feels that today will be a special night for them at home. On the other hand, Eelco Schattorie has stated that the 16 fit players in the squad will go for a win against the hosts today.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball4 months ago

ISL 2019 | Bartholomew Ogbeche, Rowllin Borges may miss second leg of semi-final, says Eelco Schattorie

North East United FC coach Eelco Schattorie has hinted at Bartholomew Ogbeche and Rowllin Borges missing out the Bengaluru leg of the first semi-final because of injuries. In the Guwahati leg, the home team NorthEast United got the better of the Sunil Chhetri-led side by a score of 2-1.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball4 months ago

ISL 2019 | Tactical Analysis : Eelco Schattorie outwits Phil Brown despite sharing the spoils

Though NorthEast United failed to seal a qualification into the playoffs after playing out a 1-1 stalemate against an in-form FC Pune City, Eelco Schattorie’s men showed tremendous tactical astuteness. Pune, despite their form, are sitting in a time bomb waiting to explode.
Subhayan Dutta