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Churchill Brothers Open Account With 2-1 Victory Over Bengaluru

Churchill Brothers opened their account, after their Round 5 Hero I-League match against a 10-man Bengaluru FC ended in a 2-1 victory for the newcomers at Tilak Maidan Stadium. It was defending champion Bengaluru FC’s second straight defeat and left them in fourth spot of the ladder with nine points, whilst Churchill Brothers have moved…read more

DSK Shivajians And Mohun Bagan Play Out Goalless Draw

Round 5 of the Hero I-League kicked off on Tuesday, with a match between DSK Shivajians and Mohun Bagan at the Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune, which ended in a goalless draw. Table toppers Mohun Bagan AC came into the match after a four game winning streak, but it was the home side that got…read more

East Bengal & Aizawl Have Victories Over Bengaluru & Mumbai

East Bengal have ended reigning champions Bengaluru FC’s winning start to the Hero I-League season, with a 2-1 victory in a high profile match at Barasat Stadium, Kolkata on Sunday. Bengaluru went ahead in the 23rd minute through CK Vineeth after Eugeneson Lyngdoh’s run down the left flank was perfectly cut back into his path….read more

Saturday Match Results As Week 4 Of Hero I-League Begins

Hero I-League newcomers Churchill Brothers have opened their account, recording their first points after their 1-1 draw with DSK Shivajians at Balewadi Sports Complex, Pune on Saturday. The  visitors dominated proceedings and had the first real opportunity as early as the 6th minute, but the first goal came from the hosts through Seong-Yong Kim in…read more

East Bengal & Bengaluru Take Max Points Against Churchill Brothers & Mumbai

Churchill Brothers FC have suffered back to back defeats of the Hero I-League, their latest being 2-0 loss to East Bengal during their third round tie at Tilak Maidan Stadium, Vasco on Wednesday. East Bengal held more of the ball possession before opening the scoring in the 31st minute through Thongkhosiem Haokip who headed home…read more

DSK Shivajians Open Account After 2-0 Defeat Over Chennai

DSK Shivajians have finally opened their account, taking maximum points after their 2-0 victory over Chennai City on Tuesday at the Shree Chhatrapati Balewadi Sports Complex, in Pune. Former Real Madrid youth product Juan Quero was instrumental in their I-League round three tie success, assisting the first goal before also getting his name on the…read more

Week 3 Begins With Aizawl & Mohun Bagan Bagging Wins

Aizawl FC won their second consecutive home game on Tuesday at the Rajiv Gandhi stadium in Aizawl, in the Mizoram capital, as they beat Shillong lajong 2-1 to go to the top of the Hero I-League ladder. Shillong Lajong started the Northeastern derby brightly and were looking very dangerous in front of goal. Their defence…read more

Mohun Bagan Top Of Hero I-League Ladder At End Of Week 2

Hero I-league week 2 commenced on Friday 13th January with 2 games between Aizawl and Minerva Punjab which ended 1-0 and Mohun Bagan and Shillong Lajong, which saw Mohun leapfrog past Aizawl to the top of the ladder. Whilst over the weekend DSK Shivajians beat East Bengal 1-2, Bengaluru had a 2-0 victory over Chennai…read more

Hero I-League Week 1 Kicks Off With 5 Games

Week 1 of the Hero I-League kicked off on Saturday 7th January with 2 games being played between East Bengal and Aizawl, ending in a 1-1 draw and Bengaluru and Shillong Lajong, the hosts winning 3-0. On the Sunday 3 matches were held, Chennai City played out a goalless draw with Minerva Punjab, Mumbai City…read more

The Hero I-League 10th Edition Begins Saturday 7th January 2017

The 10th edition of the Hero I-League kicks off on Saturday 7th January 2017, with the first two matches between Bengaluru FC and Shillong Lajong at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium and Kingfisher East Bengal and Aizawl FC at Barasat Stadium. For Bengaluru it will be start of their title defence in the I-League first phase…read more