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reportfootball6 years ago

I don't see any benefit ISL can bring to Indian football: Zico

FC Goa manager Zico has insisted that the Indian Super League (ISL) is good for show, but will not bring any benefit to Indian football in the long run, in its current format.
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reportfootball6 years ago

Never-say-die Chennai come back to lift ISL crown in nail-biting final

Stiven Mendoza's late goal gifted Chennaiyin a stunning 3-2 win over FC Goa in the final of the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on Sunday. Goa were leading the game 2-1 in the 90th minute of the match, till the visitors scored two late, late goals to turn the match around on its head and lift their first ISL trophy.
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reportfootball6 years ago

ISL 2015: Who will win the ISL tonight in the final

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Chennaiyin knockout defending champions Kolkata to reach ISL final

Iain Hume's stunning volley provided Kolkata with a glimmer of hope in the second half, but Fikru returned to his old hunting ground to score a late goal and propel his team into the final. Kolkata won the battle 2-1, but lost the war 2-4 as Chennaiyin booked their place in the final to face FC Goa for the title.
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reportfootball6 years ago

ISL preview: Kolkata need Postiga-shaped miracle against Chennaiyin

Atletico de Kolkata will host Chennaiyin FC at the Salt Lake Stadium in the second leg of the Indian Super League (ISL) semi-final tie on Wednesday. The defending champions will need nothing short of a miracle to overturn the three-goal deficit from the first leg at Pune.
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reportfootball6 years ago

Goa storm into final of ISL 2015

Goals from Jofre, Rafael Coelho and Dudu provided FC Goa with an emphatic 3-0 win over Delhi Dynamos in the second leg of their semi-final tie at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on Tuesday. With this convincing win, in what was a highly physical game of football, Goa have booked their place in the final by winning the tie with an aggregate score of 3-1.
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reportfootball6 years ago

ISL semi-final preview: Goa need goals as final berth awaits Delhi

FC Goa host Delhi Dynamos in the second leg of their semi-final tie in the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda tonight. Having beaten Goa 1-0 at Delhi last Friday, the Dynamos only need to avoid a defeat in the Gaurs’ backyard to enter the final of the tournament.
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reportfootball6 years ago

ISL 2015: Chennaiyin have one foot in ISL final after trouncing Kolkata

Goals from Bruno Pelissari, Jeje Lalpekhlua and Stiven Mendoza provided Chennaiyin FC with an emphatic 3-0 win over Atletico de Kolkata in the first leg of their semi-final tie at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex in Pune on Saturday. It was Chennaiyin's sixth win in a row in this tournament, one which puts them on the verge of making their first appearance in the final.
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ISL 2015: Dos Santos runs rings around Goa as Delhi win first leg

Robin Singh's solitary goal helped Delhi to a 1-0 win over FC Goa in the first leg of their semi-final tie at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi on Friday. Dos Santos was the star of the match as he terrorized Goa's defence and created a host of chances, although his teammates failed to convert them.
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reportfootball6 years ago

ISL 2015: Three reasons why Delhi and Goa will play out a draw tonight

Delhi Dynamos host FC Goa in the first leg of their semi-final tie of the Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi tonight. Both teams are looking to reach the final for the very first time, and everything is pointing towards a cagey match, where Zico and Roberto Carlos will be content with a draw.
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