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Japan Has Most Respectful Fans In The Whole World

Japan may have bowed out of the World Cup in Russia but they may just go down in history as having the most respectful and lovely football fans in the whole world. During Monday night’s game, Japan’s skill and intensity exposed Belgium’s tactical plans to leave the star studded Belgium side on the brink of…read more

Kerala Blasters To Play Girona And Melbourne City In Friendlies

One of the Indian Super League’s (ISL)  biggest clubs, Kerala Blasters FC, will look to kick start their pre-season playing La Liga’s Girona and A-League side Melbourne City clubs at home. Girona FC will become only the second side from a top European league to visit India. The three sides will lock horns in a…read more

Sunil Chhetri Awarded FPAI Player Of The Year 2018

Sunil Chhetri has been awarded the Football Players Association of India (FPAI) Player of the Year 2018 at the annual Awards ceremony which took place on June 12th in Kolkata. There were five categories namely: Young Player of the year, Indian Player of the year, Foreign Player of the year, Coach of the year and…read more

Mutual Decision Sees Ranko Popovic Leave Pune City

A few hours after Ranko Popovic stepped down as head coach of Indian Super League team FC Pune City, he declared his leaving was a mutually agreed decision with the club management. After joining Pune in September 2017, the Serbian manager, led the side to the semifinals of the most recent 2017-18 ISL season. The…read more

Albert Roco Quits Bengaluru

Spaniard Albert Roca has decided to quit Bengaluru after a highly successful two year stint that saw him enjoy some silverware. Roco who came to the Blues as head coach in July 2016 for a two-year tenure taking over from Ashley Westwood, has cited personal reasons for not renewing his contract. The transition from the…read more

Round 7 CSL Sees Shanghai SIPG Drop First Points

Round 7 of the Chinese Super League season saw a total of 29 goals scored over last weekend, with reigning champions Shanghai SIPG dropping their first points of the domestic campaign. Jiangsu Suning, Changchun Yatai and Shandong Luneng had big wins over their opponents and a four-point gap has now opened up between the three…read more

Kerala Blasters Coach David James Speaks About ISL Challenges And Recruitment

Former Liverpool goalkeeper David James has spoken out about the challenges Kerala Blasters face, the desire to win trophies and player recruitment. James stepped into the role of head coach of the Blasters four years ago taking the side to the final of the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League competition. Rene Meulensteen was…read more

Matchday Four AFC Champions League 2018 Results

The AFC Champions League 2018 entered Matchday Four in the West Zone at the beginning of last week. Al-Ahli extended their unbeaten run to four games after a 1-1 home draw against Qatar’s Al-Gharafa in Group A on the 14th March. Al Gharafa started the game well, but didn’t manage to break through until 56th…read more

Chennaiyin Clinch Second ISL Title After 3-2 Defeat Of Bengaluru

Chennaiyin FC clinched their second Indian Super League (ISL) title with a 3-2 win over Bengaluru FC in the finals at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium on Saturday night. The John Gregory coached-side had finished runners-up behind the Blues in the regular season, before going on to beat FC Goa over two legs in the playoffs…read more