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ISL Referees Attend Workshop Ahead Of New Season

Referees of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) have been attending a workshop conducted by the league in association with the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL). The four day course that ran from 11th September and finished on the 14th at the Reliance Corporate Park and Beverly Park…read more

India Make It Through To SAFF Cup

India have made it through to the South Asian Football Federation Cup (SAFF) after beating Maldives 2-0 in a dominant display at Dhaka, Bangladesh on Sunday. Stephen Constantine’s U23 side topped Group B  in their final group game leaving India to play arch-rivals Pakistan in an official semi-final match after a gap of five years….read more

ISL Preseason Results

As the start of the 2018/19 fifth season of Indian Super League approaches, we look at the top team’s preseason results. Bengaluru FC have dominated the I-League for four seasons and reached the final of the Indian Super League (ISL) in their debut season. They travelled to Spain for their preseason campaign, where they played…read more

John Gregory Wins Coach Of The Year

Chennaiyin FC head coach John Gregory has won the “coach of the year,” at the first ever Association of Indian Football Coaches (AIFC) Annual Awards ceremony held at the DY Patil University in Navi Mumbai, Mumbai, on Tuesday. The formation and launch of the Association of Indian Football Coaches (AIFC) took place in December 2017,…read more

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