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featurefootballa month ago

ISL 2020 | Sandesh Jhingan set for rebirth post Kerala Blasters FC days

Just a few months shy of the new season, India’s most trusted defender Sandesh Jhinghan is without a club to his name after Kerala Blasters FC terminated his contract. With many suitors ready to offer him a job, this might be a rebirth for the 26-year old, who is yet to pass his prime.
sounak mullick
newsfootballa month ago

Reports | FC Goa to part ways with forward Ferran Corominas after three seasons

As per reports, FC Goa’s most prized possession Ferran Corominas is set to leave the club after a three-year stint with the Gaurs. The turn of events took place after the club announced their latest star, forward Igor Angulo who has signed a one-year contract ahead of the new ISL season.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 months ago

FC Goa add Spanish defender Ivan Gonzalez to its armory

FC Goa has signed Spanish central defender Ivan Gonzalez ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League season for a two-year contract. The incoming footballer recently ended his contract with Spanish third division side Cultural Leonesa, having been a mainstay in the setup since 2016.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootballa year ago

ISL 2019-20 | Best XI after Game-week 1

The sixth season of the Indian Super League has started with a bang, with controversy, drama, and rivalry livened up all over again. The first 10 games have seen as many 24 goals with some getting off the mark from the word go. Here’s the best XI from the first ISL game week and it looks promising!
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootballa year ago

ISL 2019-20 | Sergio Lobera doesn’t need to put team together like me, complains John Gregory

After losing 0-3 to an under-strength FC Goa side, Chennaiyin FC manager John Gregory has said he would be needing time to put together a new team, something that Sergio Lobera didn’t need to do. The Englishman further stated that he believed his side dealt with the home side well in the first-half.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootballa year ago

ISL 2019-20 | Very happy Ahmed Jahouh isn’t playing, says John Gregory

Chennaiyin FC coach John Gregory has expressed his delight at the absence of Ahmed Jahouh from the FC Goa side as he would continue to serve his suspension from last season. Gregory also stated that this time he has made the right changes in the team after things didn’t go as planned last season.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 years ago

ISL 2019 | We still have another 90 minutes to play, asserts Brandon Fernandes

FC Goa winger Brandon Fernandes is optimistic that his side will make it to the final of this year’s ISL season but cautions that there is still 90 minutes left to play in the second leg. Sergio Lobera’s side beat Mumbai City FC by 5-1 in the first leg of their semi-final encounter on Saturday.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 years ago

ISL 2019 | Jorge Costa gives up final hopes after thrashing defeat against Goa

After losing the first leg of the semi-final against FC Goa by a margin of four goals, Mumbai coach Jorge Costa has stated that they don't have a chance to change the result in the away leg. On the other hand, Sergio Lobera has said that Goa has to approach the second leg with the same excitement.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 years ago

Focusing on finishing at top and forgetting the process only adds pressure, says Sergio Lobera

FC Goa head coach Sergio Lobera has stated that thinking about finishing at the top of the table and forgetting how to achieve it will only add pressure to the players. He has also mentioned that his team had improved overall and attributed it to having struck a balance throughout the tournament.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 years ago

FC Goa bolsters defence with Mourtada Fall

With an aim of providing more cover to their defense from aerial threat, FC Goa announced the signing of Senegalese central defender Mourtada Fall. The 6ft 3inch African enforcer is expected to go a long way in upgrading Sergio Lobera’s squad, which finished third in ISL last season.
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