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Atletico de Kolkata & Kerala Blasters Kick Off Season 4 With 0-0 Draw

The Hero Indian Super League (ISL) kicked off season four on Friday 17th November with a match between Atletico de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters, but despite it ending in a goalless draw ATK chief coach Teddy Sheringham asserted his side was better than the Blasters. It was a glitzy night at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium…read more

Kerala Blasters Fans Frustrated after Reduced Stadium Capacity

Just days before the opening of the 2017/18 Indian Super League season begins with a match between Kerala Blasters and Atletico de Kolkata, fans have discovered the stadium capacity has been reduced to 41,000. At the start of the month Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) confirmed the venue for the fourth edition had been moved…read more

Luiz Scolari Resigns From Guangzhou Evergrande After CSL League Win

Luiz Felipe Scolari has resigned from Guangzhou Evergrande after guiding the team to their record seventh straight Chinese Super League title. Guangzhou hammered Guizhou Zhicheng 5-1 on 22nd October which left them with a nine point lead over second-placed Shanghai SIPG. The side went on to lose their following two league games to Hebei CFFC…read more

Results Of Latest Pre Season Friendlies

As we eagerly await the fourth edition of the new Indian Super League (ISL) season scheduled to commence on November 17th, we find out the results of the recent round of friendlies. On Friday the 24th ISL outfit Bengaluru FC defeated I-League side East Bengal 3-1 at Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru. This particular match used to…read more

Shanghai SIPG Boss To Be Sidelined For Remaining CSL Season

Shanghai SIPG coach Andre Villas-Boas will not be present on the sidelines for the remaining games of the Chinese Super League season, after being handed out an eight-match touchline ban by the Chinese Football Association. The former Chelsea and Tottenham boss accused official Shi Szhenlu of taking a bung during his side’s 1-0 win over…read more

Gurpreet Prevents Heavier Loss As Bengaluru Go Down 1-0 To Istiklol

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu made a crucial save to prevent a heavier loss, as Bengaluru FC went down 1-0 to FC Istiklol in Wednesday night’s AFC Cup Inter-Zone final 1st leg, at Hisor Central Stadium, Hisor. The former East Bengal goalie transferred from Norwegian club Stabaek in the summer. On his debut, he kept a clean-sheet…read more

Indian Super League Release 2017/18 Fixtures

The Indian Super League (ISL) has announced it’s fixtures for the new 2017/18 season set to commence 19th November 2017. Season four will kick off with a match between two-time and defending champions ATK last season’s runners up Kerala Blasters. The rematch of last year’s final will be played at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan….read more

Details Released Of Preliminary India Squad for Asian Cup Qualifier

National football coach Stephen Constantine has announced the preliminary list of players who will represent India for the match against Macau in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers. The list of 28 includes 11 players who represented India in the AFC U-23 Qualifiers in Doha. The squad are due to assemble in Mumbai on September 28th…read more

Shanghai SIPG Crush Shanghai Shenhua 6-1

Both Hulk and Wu Lei scored twice in the second half as Shanghai SIPG crushed Shanghai Shenhua 6-1 on Saturday evening and closed the gap on Chinese Super League leaders Guangzhou Evergrande to five points. The 25th round hotly anticipated Shanghai derby was goalless at half time, but after the break SIPG took command, thrashing…read more

Carlos Tevez Sacked For Being Too Fat For CSL

Carlos Tevez one of the most highly-paid players in world football, has been told by his new manager, he is too overweight to play in the Chinese Super League Having returned to China from his native Argentina where he had been recovering from an ankle injury for the last two weeks, the 33-year-old found himself…read more