newsfootballa day ago

ISL 2019 | Only target is to win against ATK, says Sergio Lobera

FC Goa coach Sergio Lobera has stated that the only thing on his mind now is to secure a win against ATK in their next ISL match on Thursday. Meanwhile, opposition coach Steve Coppell was also adamant that his team will be fighting for a win at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda.
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newsfootballa day ago

Defensive contributions repressed my attacking attributes in Kerala Blasters, reveals Jackichand Singh

As FC Goa look to finish in the top four for the second consecutive season, scoring goals galore yet again, one cannot overlook the lethality that new import Jackichand Singh has brought to the side. The former Kerala Blasters man revealed that the lack of extra defensive duties has done the trick.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball5 days ago

ISL 2019 | When we got 2-1 up, I thought we deserved to win, says Steve Coppell

Despite having the early advantage, ATK ended the game against FC Pune City in a 2-2 stalemate and Steve Coppell rightfully stated that his side could have done better. However, he was satisfied with his team’s overall performance and added that the Sunday night result was fair for both the teams.
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newsfootball10 days ago

Bhubaneshwar to host 2019 Super Cup in March

The second edition of the Super Cup is scheduled to take place from March 15 to April 13, 2019, and it will take place in the city of Bhubaneshwar. The competition will see the six top teams from the ISL and I-League qualifying directly while the others would have to come through qualifying.
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newsfootball13 days ago

ISL 2019 | Phil Brown hails team's character; John Gregory rues defensive mistakes

Pune City head coach Phil Brown was pleased with his team’s efforts to come back from a goal down to seal the win against Chennaiyin in his first game as in charge of the ISL side. John Gregory, on the other hand, blasted his team for conceding goals that one wouldn’t see “on a school playground”.
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newsfootball19 days ago

ISL 2019 | Mumbai planned it much better than us, admits Carles Cuadrat

Bengaluru manager Carles Cuadrat has stated that Mumbai City had their strategies spot on after the Blues succumbed to their first defeat of the season yesterday. The result has heated up the race to the top between the two teams as both sit with 27 points with Mumbai having played one extra game.
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newsfootball20 days ago

ISL 2019 | If we win one or two games, the confidence will come back, believes Nelo Vingada

Nelo Vingada has stated that the players in his team are still lacking in confidence but was quick to add that as soon as they have a victory or two in their kitty, the team would be up and running. After the resumption of the ISL, Kerala Blasters played out a home draw against ATK yesterday.
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newsfootball21 days ago

We have to be at our best to get some points against Kerala, says Steve Coppell

Steve Coppell has stated that with a new coach in their ranks, the Kerala Blasters’ players would try hard to impress their coach and hence his team would have to be at their best if they want points from the game. The Indian Super League is all set to resume today after a break for the Asian Cup.
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newsfootball22 days ago

Passion for football is growing in India, says Luis Garcia

Luis Garcia is of the opinion that there is a rise in the passion for football among the Indians at this stage and the youngsters need someone like Sunil Chhetri to look up to. The former midfielder also opined that Chhetri should be involved actively with the sport even after taking retirement.
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newsfootball22 days ago

ISL | The next game is always the most important one, says Sandesh Jhingan

Sandesh Jhingan has stated that the next game is always the most important one for him and added that he and his teammates would try their best to go out and win the match for their fans. The Kerala Blasters have not had a good ISL season so far as they currently stand eighth on the points table.
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