newsfootball21 hours ago

Alexandre Guimaraes rejects the idea of Bengaluru FC being favourites

Despite a 2-0 defeat at the hands of ISL debutants Bengaluru FC, Mumbai City head coach Alexandre Guimaraes has stated that it is too early to term BFC as front-runners to win the tournament. Guimaraes also doesn’t agree with the opinion that Bengaluru’s vociferous fans intimidated his players.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 days ago

Talking points from Bengaluru FC's maiden ISL win

Bengaluru FC opened their ISL campaign with a win, thanks to an exceptional display by Sunil Chhetri, as they defeated Mumbai City FC 2-0 on their home turf. However, while fans will be thrilled with the win, the players need to have a hard look at themselves after today's wasteful display.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 days ago

Talking Points from the high-scoring thriller between Chennaiyin FC and FC Goa

After FC Goa’s domineering first-half display saw them lead the hosts by three goals, a rejuvenated Chennaiyin FC came agonizingly close to getting a draw before they falling short by just one goal. Finishing bottom of the table last season, FC Goa look like a completely different side this time.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball4 days ago

ISL Analysis | NorthEast outplay Jamshedpur in Guwahati but only get a point

NorthEast United and Jamshedpur played out the second goalless draw, in as many games, of the ISL season despite both teams hitting the woodwork. NE were the dominant side throughout the game and missed a host of chances after Andre Bikey was sent off for a high boot in the 78th minute.
Faizan Qadiri
newsfootball4 days ago

North East United FC coach Joao de Deus asks his players to be more careful

After coming tantalizingly close to sealing the fourth spot on previous two occasions, North East United FC’s new manager Joao de Deus has urged his players to remain more careful this time. The Highlanders open their fourth ISL campaign against newcomers Jamshedpur FC on Saturday.
Press Release
newsfootball5 days ago

ISL 2017 | ATK take on Kerala Blasters in the ISL opener

The ISL kicks off with a mouth-watering clash as Atletico de Kolkata take on Kerala Blasters - a repeat of last season's final. The game also provides an interesting match up as Kerala Blasters' new signing Dimitar Berbatov goes up against former Tottenham teammate and ATK striker Robbie Keane.
Press Release
newsfootball7 days ago

"I want to continue the great work done by Marco in the first three years", says John Gregory

Chennaiyin FC coach John Gregory has asserted that he wants to continue "great work" that has been done by Marco Materazzi, who left the club after 3 successful years in the ISL. The former Aston Villa coach said that he is ready to shoulder the pressure of managing former Champions Chennaiyin FC.
Press Release
newsfootball8 days ago

The Fortress gets a wall as Dravid becomes Bengaluru FC ambassador

Exactly a week before their Indian Super League opener against Mumbai City FC at the Fortress, Bengaluru FC have announced former cricketer and India captain, Rahul Dravid, as the Blues’ ambassador for the upcoming season. This will be Bengaluru FC's first season in the Indian Super League.
Press Release
newsfootball8 days ago

Bengaluru FC to start their ISL campaign as favorites

Teams in the Indian Super League have reason to fear Bengaluru FC. The southern outfit is only making its debut in this edition of the ISL after 4 seasons in the I-League but their stunning track record makes them favorites for the title as they are one of the most established sides in the league.
Press Release
newsfootball10 days ago

Sunil Chhetri hopes India will utilize the popularity generated by FIFA U-17 WC

Sunil Chhetri has felt that India should cash in on the recent massive popularity which is generated by hosting the FIFA U-17 World Cup successfully. The 2017 edition of the FIFA U-17 WC in India has created history, as it became the most-attended and the highest-scoring tournament ever.
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