reportfootball14 hours ago

India U19 football team beat Tahiti, finish first in Oceanian Developmental Tournament

The Indian under 19 football team got the better of Tahiti in the 1/2 place play-off to finish first in the Oceanian Developmental Tournament which was played at the Korman Stadium in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Manvir Singh (71') and Vikram Partap Singh (88') scored for the Indian colts on Saturday.
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reportfootball17 hours ago

Durand Cup | Gokulam Kerala lifts trophy after beating Mohun Bagan 2-1

In their first-ever appearance at the Durand Cup, Gokulam Kerala won the title by getting past local favourite Mohun Bagan by 2-1 in the final at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on Saturday. Marcus Joseph scored both the goals for the Kerala-based I-League team in the summit clash.
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newsfootballa day ago

ISL 2019-20 | Bengaluru FC sign Raphael Augusto on two-year deal

Bengaluru FC have roped in Chennaiyn FC star Raphael Augusto after Chennaiyin FC announced earlier on the day that the Brazilian midfielder had left the club after first joining in 2015. Augusto has signed a contract with the Blues until the 2020-2021 season adding glitter to the star-studded squad.
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newsfootballa day ago

Lallianzuala Chhangte doesn’t get contract with Viking FK

After creating a hype in the country with reports emerging of Norwegian side Viking FK handing a one and half year contract to Lallianzuala Chhangte, the winger has failed to land one. The young and mercuric winger would return to Indian joining the national camp in Goa ahead of FIFA WC qualifiers.
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newsfootballa day ago

Igor Stimac asks football fans to be careful with their expectations

India football team coach Igor Stimac has asked fans not to expect too much from their national side given their dismal record against the opponents that India are clubbed with at the FIFA qualifiers. He has also complained about the lack of game time that his side will need to encounter.
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newsfootballa day ago

ISL 2019-20 | Chennaiyin FC part ways with club legend Rapahel Augusto

After a glittering career with the two-time Indian Super League champions, Chennaiyin FC have finally parted ways with their star Brazilian midfielder Raphael Augusto. The 28-year-old attacking midfielder has made 68 appearances for the Marina Machans since he first joined them in 2015.
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newsfootball3 days ago

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers | Igor Stimac releases six players from national camp

Igor Stimac continued his typical selection process where he decided to trim players after calling them in bulk, with as many as six players getting the cut at the first go this time. The Indian team is preparing for their WC qualifiers opener against Oman, scheduled to take place next month.
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newsfootball3 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Kerala Blasters to face ATK in season opener

After prolonged planning and persistent uncertainty, the Indian Super League has finally announced their fixtures for the upcoming season, with star-studded Kerala Blasters hosting two-time champions ATK in the season opener on October 23. There will be a 10-day international break from November 10.
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newsfootball4 days ago

Durand Cup 2019 | Mohun Bagan beat Real Kashmir to reach final

Mohun Bagan scored two extra-time goals through VP Suhair to get the better of Real Kashmir after the teams were 1-1 at the extra time, as the Kolkata giants reached their 29th final in the Durand Cup. Bagan will be playing Gokhulam Kerala FC in the summit clash hoping to lift their 17th title.
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featurefootball4 days ago

Trouble in paradise - The Sergio Aguero and Pep Guardiola story

In this age of unscrupulous footballers, there have few players that have personified a club as much as Sergio Aguero. After the likes of Francesco Totti, Tony Adams and even Paul Scholes, Manchester City’s Argentine is a history maker, but his marriage with Pep Guardiola might just be his downfall.
Siddhant Lazar