featurefootballa year ago

Exclusive interview – Jayesh Rane on his idols, coach Marco Materazzi, and a footballer's image

Not every story starts perfectly. In fact, the ones that don't are the stories which are at times more memorable. This is a similar story of a boy born in the city of dreams, who is now living his dreams. A dream which began when he held his uncle's hand and visited football grounds across the city.
Amlan Majumdar
featurefootballa year ago

Why are Indian politicians jumping the football bandwagon?

Indian football has been stuck in a rut of mediocrity for as long as I can remember. The Baichung-era gave us all hope but that faded away soon. There were, however, some people who always cared deeply about the state of football in India.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball2 years ago

The day Bengaluru FC celebrated their fans

Aniruddh Pr
featurefootball2 years ago

We took back what is rightfully Ours

Kanteerava, February 13th. The West Block stand is so packed that the fans are forced to sit on the steps.
Prabu Thiruppathy
featurefootball2 years ago

Debate: Has Sunil Chhetri surpassed Bhaichung Bhutia as a footballer?

Amlan Majumdar
featurefootball2 years ago

Can Mohun Bagan overcome the midseason bump to make it 2 titles in a row?

In a recent downturn of events, Mohun Bagan coach Sanjoy Sen has been handed an enormous eight-game ban and a fine of Rs. 10 Lakhs for his ‘comments’ about the AIFF. The season which appeared almost decided when Bagan trumped Bengaluru in their fortress suddenly has been thrown wide open.
Apratim Halder
featurefootball2 years ago

From Engineering dropout to Indian Football star – the rise of Eugeneson Lyngdoh

Eugeneson Lyngdoh's life is not a run-of-the-mill story of an engineer. It is of one's desire to break the norm and pursue a path not many dare to venture into. If you are still thinking about making that unpopular career change, this Bengaluru FC & FC Pune City midfielder's story might just give you the final push you need.
Amlan Majumdar
featurefootball2 years ago

A roadmap to 'One League'- How to merge the ISL and I-league

Royal Wahingdoh became the third club to pull out of the I-League next season, after Pune FC, who have shut down their first team operations, and the newly formed Bharat FC. The future of I-League, and its clubs, looks bleak at the moment, as the call for a unified league gathers momentum. But before the 'One League' can be achieved, ISL will need to tame a lot of its inner demons.
Somyadeep Sen