newsfootballa month ago

Longer season helping, says Carl Mchugh on young ISL imports

From 28.2 in 2016 when eight teams, the average age in ISL has come down to 26.2 now, which was due to the franchises getting younger imports and ATK’s Carl McHugh feels it is due to the season getting longer. The Irishman can play as a central defender, central midfielder, and left-back.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootballa month 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 month ago

ISL 2019 | Season becoming longer something that attracts players in their prime, says Carl McHugh

ATK’s new signing central defender Carl McHugh said that the season becoming longer and the improving standards of the ISL are the two reasons why he decided to play in India at his prime. Talking about his move to India, the 26-year-old explained that he wanted to experience something new.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball2 months ago

ISL 2019 | Kerala Blasters fans were amazing, says Igor Stimac

A capacity crowd at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi for the opening fixture of the ISL, Kerala Blasters FC vs ATK, left India national team coach Igor Stimac well impressed with their support. Stimac commended the organizers for the overall effort to conduct a competition like the ISL.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball3 months ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why ATK bought these players

After yet another disappointing season, time is really running out for the ATK World franchise with footfalls plummeting every year. However, the management cannot really be blamed for the outcomes, for they have brought together a brilliant blend of coach and players yet again this season.
Subhayan Dutta