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newsfootball3 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.
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newsfootball10 months ago

ISL 2019-20 | This time around pressure is on Bengaluru FC, feels Carlos Peña

Ever since being introduced at the heart of the FC Goa defence, Carlos Peña has become one of the most integral parts of Sergio Lobera’s blueprint. The seasoned Spaniard has been the cornerstone of the Gaurs’ improvement at the back and he believes, after two seasons, the pressure is on Bengaluru.
Press Release
newsfootballa year ago

ISL 2019-20 | Best XI after Game-Week 2

The Indian Super League has completed its second game week with every team completing four games each and ATK are top of the table while Chennaiyin FC continue their horror show to sit at the bottom. Let's take a look at the best XI from the last set if games played from October 30 - November 10.
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newsfootballa year ago

ISL 2019-20 | We need to increase our consistency levels, admits Sergio Lobera

FC Goa head coach Sergio Lobera has acknowledged the fact his side has been erratic of late, thereby calling for consistency from his side after a thrilling match against Mumbai City FC. Lobera was all praise for assistant coach Jesus Tato, who was credited for the goals coming from set-pieces.
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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.
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newsfootballa year ago

Carlos Peña extend contract with FC Goa for a year

FC Goa have secured the contract of Carlos Peña for another year after the Spaniard helped to shore up their defence playing alongside Mourtada Fall at the back. After finishing as the runner up in the league and the champions of Super Cup, the Gaurs would be staring at new season with optimism.
Press Release
newsfootball2 years ago

Super Cup | We want to forget ISL final loss by winning the trophy, says Carlos Pena

Carlos Pena has stated that the Gaurs want to leave behind the loss in the ISL final against Bengaluru FC and win the Super Cup which will begin from today in Bhubaneswar. FC Goa will take on the young Indian Arrows side in their first game of the tournament at Kalinga Stadium tomorrow.
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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.
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newsfootball2 years ago

FC Goa announce the signing of Barca product Carlos Pena

FC Goa are leaving no stone unturned as they head into the new season of the ISL with the announcement their latest signing in the form of 35-year defender - Carlos Pena. Pena has previously played for the Barcelona youth teams along with the likes of Albacete and Getafe in the Spanish league.
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