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newsfootballa year ago

Young players should keep copy of contract with themselves, opines Renedy Singh

Renedy Singh feels that Indian footballers should keep a copy of their contracts with themselves to avoid delay of salaries and foul play from the clubs. He feels that even if the payments are delayed, the clubs should make sure that it is paid after all since their families depend on the money.
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newsfootballa year ago

We will pay players their entire salaries after lockdown, states Mohun Bagan

Mohun Bagan has stated they would pay their players’ dues as soon as the lockdown phase comes to an end as their sponsors are located in other cities and have failed to operate so far. This comes as a response after the players’ threatened to approach the AIFF regarding the matter.
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newsfootballa year ago

Katsumi Yusa to seek FIFA's help if dues are not paid

Japanese footballer Katsumi Yusa has stated that he might approach FIFA if Chennai City FC doesn’t pay him the remaining dues. The former champions have terminated the contract of the foreigner citing ‘force majeure’ amidst the current pandemic situation with his salaries still pending.
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newsfootballa year ago

'Force Majeure' during pandemic is case of non-payment of salaries, states FPAI

The Football Players Association of India (FPAI) clearly stated that any club imposing ‘Force Majeure’ clause in players' contracts without their consent will be deemed as a case of ‘non-payment of salaries.’ East Bengal terminated contracts of their players earlier this week for the same reason.
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newsfootball2 years ago

I-League 2019-20 | Gokulam Kerala is the strongest team in the I-League, admits Pedro Manzi

Last season's I-League top scorer and defending champions Chennai City star Pedro Manzi picked Gokulam Kerala FC as the strongest team in the I-League. The Uruguayan-Spanish striker has also revealed why he chose to continue with Chennai City despite getting better offers from ISL sides.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup | Chennai City FC make racism allegation against match referee

Chennai City FC has alleged that its Japanese player Katsumi Yusa was racially abused by Sri Lankan match referee Lakmal Weerakkody in the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup in Chittagong on Thursday. The event occurred during their 2-3 loss to Bangladesh Premier League champions Basundhara Kings.
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newsfootball2 years ago

ISL 2019-20 | Debutants Hyderabad FC to miss services of Nestor Gordillo through suspension

Newly formed Hyderabad FC will be without the services of their Spanish midfielder Nestor Gordillo for the first eight matches of their debut Indian Super League (ISL) season. Gordillo will be able to make his debut for Hyderabad FC in the return fixture of their opener when they host ATK.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup| Mohun Bagan beat defending champions TC Sports Club 2-0

Mohun Bagan slotted home two goals to defeat the defending champions TC Sports Club from the Maldives 2-0 at the MA Aziz Stadium in Chittagong in the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup on Wednesday. Chennai City FC lost to Terengganu FC 3-5, while Gokulam Kerala FC beat Basundhara Kings 3-1.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Gokulam Kerala to take part in Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup

Gokulam Kerala became the first team from Kerala to participate in the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup at MA Aziz Stadium in Chittagong. The 2019 Durand Cup winners will join I-League clubs Mohun Bagan and Chennai City FC in the AFC-recognised club championship in Bangladesh.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Gokulam Kerala FC coach Fernando Varela hopes to script history by winning I-League

Gokulam Kerala FC head coach Fernando Varela feels that his team has the potential to script a historic I-League win in the upcoming season. The Kerala-based team is currently doing their pre-season in Mumbai and recently played a match against ISL outfits Mumbai City FC which ended 1-1.
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