newsfootball2 days ago

Premier League | City thrash Crystal Palace while United edge past Southampton

Manchester City put five past Crystal Palace as the latter became the first team in the history of English Premier League to start a season with six losses and no goals. Manchester United stayed level on points with City thanks to a Romelu Lukaku goal that was enough to edge past Southampton.
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newsfootball4 days ago

Indian Super League 2017-18 to kick off in Kolkata and feature 95 games

The ISL season kicks off with a mouth-watering clash between arch-rivals and champions ATK and runners-up Kerala Blasters FC at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on November 17. With the two extra teams this season, the league stage will last till March 4 with five knockout games after that.
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newsfootball5 days ago

Football Roundup | English top guns qualify into the EFL Cup Fourth Round; Real Madrid gets stunned by a late Real Betis strike

Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, and Chelsea - all made it to the next round of the EFL Cup as they defeated Burton Albion, West Bromwich Albion, Doncaster Rovers, and Nottingham Forest respectively. Real Madrid’s poor run in the La Liga continued as Zidane’s men lost to Real Betis.
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newsfootball6 days ago

Football Round Up | Liverpool stunned by Leicester City in EFL Cup as Messi heroics help Barcelona beat Eibar

Liverpool’s nightmarish form continued in the EFL Cup third round as goals from Shinji Okazaki and Islam Slimani saw the Reds lose 2-0 at King Power Stadium. Barcelona remained atop the La Liga table with an easy 6-1 victory over Eibar at the Nou Camp, with Lionel Messi scoring four goals.
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newsfootball9 days ago

EPL Round-up | Aguero hattrick inspires Manchester City to win over Watford as Liverpool were held by Burnley

Manchester City ran riot over Watford FC as a prolific Sergio Aguero helped City win 6-0 at Vicarage Road to hand manager Marco Silva his heaviest defeat with the Hornets. Liverpool’s poor form continued as the Reds were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by underdogs Burnley at the Anfield.
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newsfootball10 days ago

EPL Round up | Jermain Defoe’s winner against Brighton hands Bournemouth their first points of the season

Jermain Defoe opened his account at the Vitality Stadium as AFC Bournemouth completed a 2-1 comeback over newly promoted side Brighton & Hove Albion. Inspired by Jordan Ibe, this marks the first win of the season for the Cherries, and leaves Palace as the only team yet to get any points on board.
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newsfootball12 days ago

A solid grassroots framework in progress, says Akshay Tandon

FC Goa President Akshay Tandon has been supervising the establishment of a solid grassroots framework for providing training opportunities for budding Indian footballers. The coming of ISL has served to be beneficial in terms of the improvements and development of football infrastructure in India.
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newsfootball12 days ago

FIFA Rankings : India out of top 100, slip to 107th position

The Indian football team has slipped 10 spots to 107th position in the latest FIFA rankings despite winning the friendly tri-nation series against Mauritius. Now, India has 316 points which has forced them out of top 100 while Germany has replaced Brazil to claim the top spot.
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newsfootball13 days ago

Champions League | United, Chelsea, and Barcelona start campaigns with comfortable wins

Manchester United and Chelsea started their Champions League campaigns with convincing wins - United putting three past Basel while Chelsea scoring an incredible six against Qarabag. Meanwhile, in the first high profile game of the season, a Lionel Messi brace saw Barcelona thrash Juventus 3-0. 
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newsfootball14 days ago

Former Manchester United player Tom Thorpe becomes ATK’s seventh foreign signing

Atletico de Kolkata have unveiled Manchester United academy graduate Tom Thorpe, as their latest signing this summer, who also becomes their seventh foreign player. The 24-year-old will join former United players Teddy Sheringham and Ashley Westwood, who are ATK’s coach and technical director.
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