newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019 | We have to take it step by step, says Carles Cuadrat as Bengaluru FC kick off pre-season

The defending champions of Indian Super League 2019 kicked off their pre-season at the Bengaluru Football Stadium. Head Coach Carles Cuadrat, who is in his second season with the football club, conducted drills for the players on Sunday and is ready to take it one step at a time.
Press Release
newsfootball4 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Aim is to learn from stars at Bengaluru FC, says Suresh Wangjam

Signing for defending Indian Super League champions Bengaluru FC has been huge for Suresh Wangjam, but the path will only get tougher for the 19-year-old with him playing a big role in numerous other competitions. But, the Manipur youngster has everything chalked out for the upcoming season.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball16 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Kerala Blasters are triple favourites to win title, says Terry Phelan

Former Kerala Blasters technical director and manager, Terry Phelan is confident that the ISL side would finally win the title, especially after the transfer window they have had. The former Leeds United and Chelsea player believes Durand Cup could have seen more ISL teams fielding first team.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball23 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Bengaluru FC sign Raphael Augusto on two-year deal

Bengaluru FC have roped in Chennaiyn FC star Raphael Augusto after Chennaiyin FC announced earlier on the day that the Brazilian midfielder had left the club after first joining in 2015. Augusto has signed a contract with the Blues until the 2020-2021 season adding glitter to the star-studded squad.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball23 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Chennaiyin FC part ways with club legend Rapahel Augusto

After a glittering career with the two-time Indian Super League champions, Chennaiyin FC have finally parted ways with their star Brazilian midfielder Raphael Augusto. The 28-year-old attacking midfielder has made 68 appearances for the Marina Machans since he first joined them in 2015.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball4 months ago

Leading table is great but playing away will be tough, says Anriudh Thapa

Chennaiyin FC’s young sensation, Anirudh Thapa is of the opinion that playing away in Bangladesh and Nepal on unconventional pitches would be a tough task for the Marina Machans. The 21-year-old also stated that change in his playing position has brought has made his side more effective.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball5 months ago

AFC Cup 2019 | Chennaiyin FC beat Manang Marshyangdi to lead South Asian group

Chennaiyin FC opened their AFC Cup campaign on winning note as they beat Nepalese side Manang Marshyangdi 2-0 in the Group E match to go top of the table in the South Asian group. Coming tired after the Super Cup final defeat to FC Goa, John Gregory had made five changes to his side.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball5 months ago

AIFF Super Cup | Steve Coppell blames himself for Balwant Singh’s poor ISL season

ATK manager Steve Coppell has stated it was his playing Balwant Singh in various positions that eventually led the striker to have an underwhelming season in the Indian Super League. The former Reading manager has also asked his side to be aware of Chennaiyin FC prowess from set-pieces.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball5 months ago

AFC Cup 2019 | Minerva Punjab-Chennaiyin FC game ends in a stalemate

The AFC Cup Group E game between Minerva Punjab and Chennaiyin FC ended in a goalless draw on Wednesday at The Arena in Ahmedabad. The John Gregory-managed ISL club started as favourites in the group opener but former I-League champions Minerva played well to hold them to a draw.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball6 months ago

Jeje Lalpekhlua fires Chennaiyin FC to AFC Cup group stage

A 68th minute Jeje Lalpekhlua strike in the second leg of their AFC Cup qualifier against Sri Lanka-based Colombo FC, on Wednesday, put Chennaiyin FC through to the group stage of the 2019 AFC Cup. Raphael Augusto, Isaac Vanmalsawma and Thoi Singh were the stand-out performers for the home team.
SportsCafe Desk