newsfootball11 days ago

Bengaluru FC appoint Carles Cuadrat as new coach

Bengaluru FC have decided to hand over the coaching reins to FC Barcelona academy graduate Carles Cuadrat on a one-year contract after Albert Rocca decided to part ways with the club last month. The Spaniard has previously been with the club for two seasons since joining in the 2016-17 season.
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newsfootball19 days ago

Bengaluru FC signs Rino Anto back from Kerala Blasters on two-year contract

Rino Anto returned to Bengaluru FC on Wednesday signing a contract that would keep him at the club till the 2019-2020 season. The 30-year-old full-back brings his experience at a time when Bengaluru FC are preparing for their clash with Altyn Asyr FK in the 2018 AFC Cup Inter-zone semi-final.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Bengaluru FC B beat Chennaiyin FC Reserves 6-1

Bengaluru FC’s B sides ran a rout over Chennayin FC Reserves as goals from Lalengzama, Naorem and Lalrintluanga, apart from Parag Shivas’ brilliant hat-trick saw them winning 6-1. The Blue Colts take on Jamshedpur FC Reserves in the next game on May 9, as they head away for their final two fixtures.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Bengaluru FC one step closer to knock-out stages after thumping Aizawl FC 5-0

Sunil Chhetri, Daniel Segovia, Udanta Singh and Daniel Lalhlimpuia scored to put five goals past Aizawl’s defence as Bengaulru FC edged closer to book a place in AFC Cup knockput stages. Before the match, coach Albert Roca had asked for a reaction from his players that he readily got on Wednesday.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Joining BFC was one of my better decisions I have made in life, admits Sunil Chhetri

Bengaluru FC skipper Sunil Chhetri has asserted that going to BFC was one of the "better decisions" he has made in his life. In a recent interview, he has talked about his personal life, his journey as a player and how his game has changed after he signed for the Bangalore franchise five years ago.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Super Cup | Bengaluru FC wary of NEROCA challenge

Bengaluru FC will look to keep their juggling act going when they square off against NEROCA FC for a place in the semifinal of Super Cup, at the Kalinga Stadium, in Bhubaneswar today. The Blues beat Gokulam FC in the pre-quarterfinal before flying to Guwahati for a 3-1 AFC Cup win over Aizawl FC.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Bengaluru FC edge past Gokulam Kerala 2-1 to reach Super Cup quarter-final

Bengaluru FC needed a last-gasp winner by Udanta Singh to beat Gokulam Kerala at the Kalinga Stadium as they progressed into the quarter-final of the Super Cup. After Miku equalized for Bengaluru in the 70th minute to cancel out Henry Kisekka’s first-half opener, Udanta scored in the injury time.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Chennaiyin FC hand John Gregory one year contract extension after landing ISL title

After winning their 2nd ISL title, Chennaiyin FC have has decided to give head coach John Gregory a one-year extension. The team's co-owner Vita Dani has also, in response to Gurpreet Sandhu's claim of Bengaluru being the actual champions, said that eventually, the title goes to the final winner.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Bengaluru FC to write to AIFF to implement use of ‘VAR’ technology in next year’s ISL

Bengaluru FC owner Parth Jindal declared that he is going to write to the All India Football Federation to begin the use of video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the next Indian Super League season. This comes after the refereeing in this year’s ISL was surrounded by "erroneous" calls by officials.
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newsfootball3 months ago

John Gregory: I was honestly disappointed to hear Gurpreet’s post-match comment

John Gregory, the coach of two-time ISL winning team Chennaiyin FC, admitted that he was disappointed over opponent goalkeeper - Gurpreet Singh’s comment after the end of the final whistle. During a post-match interview, Singh said that "We won league stage and so we are champions."
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