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Sven Goran Eriksson sacked by Chinese second-tier side Shenzhen

Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has been sacked by Chinese second-tier club Shenzhen. Eriksson, who coached big names in the shape of Manchester City and Lazio in the past, was charged with getting Shenzhen in the Chinese first tier when he took over from Clarence Seedorf last December. However, things haven’t been that good for…read more

India Retain 100th FIFA Position But Stephen Constantine Remains Cautious

Indian football coach Stephen Constantine is confident of the upcoming couple of matches including the AFC Asian Cup Qualifier against the Kyrgyz Republic. But as his team retain their 100th position in June’s FIFA rankings, the Briton said he would not consider India as a big team until his team become a regular at the…read more

Bengaluru & Mohun Bagan Through To 2017 Federation Cup Final

The semi-finals of the 2017 Federation Cup took place on Sunday at the Barabati Stadium, Cuttack, which resulted in former I-League champions Bengaluru FC and Mohun Bagan going through to the finals to be played on 21st May. The fate of the first hard-fought match of the day between Aizawl FC and Bengaluru was decided…read more

Group B Federation Cup Match Results

A ten-man Shillong Lajong registered their first victory in the ongoing Hero Federation Cup on Friday, beating DSK Shivajians 3-2 at Barabati Stadium, Cuttack. Dave Rogers chose a young side with as many as six U-22 players featuring in the squad. Dsk started off on a positive note dominating possession, but during the first 45…read more

Group A Round 3 Results Of Federation Cup

Round 3 of the 38th Hero Federation Cup kicked off on Thursday with two matches taking place between Chennai City and Churchill Brothers and Aizawl and East Bengal. The first match at the Barabati Stadium, Cuttack, ended in a 3-1 victory for Chennai, their first win, leaving them to end their campaign on a victorious…read more

Top transfers in the Chinese League

Oscar: Chelsea to Shanghai SIPG- January 2017 (£60 million) Oscar’s move to China at the peak of his career has baffled many experts, and what startled more was the money which was involved in the deal. £60 million was paid to Chelsea for the move to confirm making him the costliest player of Asia.  …read more

DSK Shivajians Beat Bengaluru 2-0 In Federation Cup Match

DSK Shivajians beat Bengaluru FC 2-0 on Wednesday in the second round match at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha, throwing open Group B of the 2017 Federation Cup. Coming into this match, DSK had lost their first encounter 4-0 to Mohun Bagan and were lying bottom of the table, while Bengaluru had squeezed past…read more

Aizawl Become First North-East Team To Win I-League

Aizawl became the first team from the North-East to win the I-League title India’s top flight competition, after they held Shillong Lajong to a 1-1 draw on Sunday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. After being relegated last season, Khalid Jamil’s side who have won 11 of its 17 matches, came from behind to snatch the…read more

Bengaluru Down Churchill 3-0 with 4th Consecutive Win

Bengaluru FC closed it’s I-League season with it’s fourth consecutive win after downing Churchill Brothers 3-0 at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium on Saturday. Ahead of the Hero Federation Cup which kicks-off on May 7, Bengaluru coach Albert Roca rested four players, skipper Sunil Chhetri, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, John Johnson and Cameron Watson, instead playing five U-22…read more

Final Matches Of Week 17 See Bengal & Shillong With Victorys

East Bengal returned to winning ways in the I-League on Sunday as they imposed a 3-1 win on Minerva Punjab at Barasat Stadium. The Red and Golds were having a run of bad luck after facing defeat in their previous four games, losing their manager Trevor Morgan and then losing his replacement Mridul Banerjee to…read more