newsfootball12 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.
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newsfootball20 days 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.
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newsfootball2 months ago

ISL | Joyner Lourenco to play for Jamshedpur FC in 2019-20 season

Indian Super League (ISL) club Jamshedpur FC have announced that defender Joyner Lourenco will be playing for them in the upcoming season of the football league. Lourenco, who was with another ISL side Mumbai City FC, has now signed a two-year contract with the club from Jharkhand.
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newsfootball2 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.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Mumbai City FC brings in Sarthak Golui and Hmingthan Mawia for next season

According to a report published by Goal, ISL side Mumbai City FC has roped in Sarthak Golui and Hmingthan Mawia for the next season of the league. The Mumbai team recently finished its ISL campaign by getting thrashed by FC Goa in the two-leg semi-final battle and will play the Super Cup next.
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newsfootball3 months ago

ISL 2019 | We still have another 90 minutes to play, asserts Brandon Fernandes

FC Goa winger Brandon Fernandes is optimistic that his side will make it to the final of this year’s ISL season but cautions that there is still 90 minutes left to play in the second leg. Sergio Lobera’s side beat Mumbai City FC by 5-1 in the first leg of their semi-final encounter on Saturday.
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newsfootball3 months ago

ISL 2019 | Jorge Costa gives up final hopes after thrashing defeat against Goa

After losing the first leg of the semi-final against FC Goa by a margin of four goals, Mumbai coach Jorge Costa has stated that they don't have a chance to change the result in the away leg. On the other hand, Sergio Lobera has said that Goa has to approach the second leg with the same excitement.
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newsfootball3 months ago

ISL 2019 | Mood in our camp is very good, says Jorge Costa

Mumbai City FC coach, Jorge Costa, believes his side are ready for the task against FC Goa whom they face in the in the first leg of the Hero ISL semi-final on Saturday in Mumbai. Meanwhile, Jesus Tato backed his side to come through as they on the high-flying Islanders away from home.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports : City Football Group to invest in Mumbai City FC

Manchester City owners City Football Group (CFG) is reportedly in advanced talks to brings ISL club Mumbai City FC as the eight football club under their umbrella. CFG's CEO Ferran Soriano also admitted that they’ve been looking into India for two years and would be investing this year.
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newsfootball3 months ago

ISL 2019 | It was a genuine honest performance against Mumbai, feels Phil Brown

After FC Pune City got the better of Mumbai City FC in the Maharashtra Derby on Saturday, coach Phil Brown has credited his boys for putting up an honest performance against their derby rivals. Mumbai coach Jorge Costa, on the other hand, expressed his disappointment over the loss yesterday.
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