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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

Churchill Brothers Demolish Chennai City 6-1

Churchill Brothers safeguarded their position in India’s top-flight league for the next year on Saturday, as they demolished Chennai City 6-1 at the Tilak Maidan in Vasco. Kyrgyzstani midfielder Bektur Uulu scored 4 goals giving him the highest tally of individual goals in a single match this season, with Ansumana Kromah and Brandon Fernandes also…read more

Bengaluru Record Biggest Win After 7-0 Victory Against DSK

Bengaluru FC recorded their biggest win ever on Saturday as they handed DSK Shivajians a 7-0 thrashing at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in the 10th edition of the Hero I-League. The visitors came on the back of a 1-0 win away to East Bengal, whilst Bengaluru had a 2-0 win win away to Shillong Lajong….read more

Aizawl Win Crucial Tie Against Mohun Bagan

Aizawl FC are just one point away from winning the Hero I-League title after beating Indian football giants 1-0 on Saturday at the Rajiv Gandhi stadium in Aizawl. Aizawl remain the team who have achieved the most wins so far this season, quite something for a side who were a relegated, forced back because of…read more

Trevor Morgan Resigns As East Bengal Are Defeated 1-0 By DSK Shivajians

East Bengal’s title hopes were dashed on Sunday after they were defeated 1-0 by DSK Shivajians at the Barasat Stadium Kolkata, with their fourth consecutive loss resulting in the resignation of head coach Trevor Morgan. This was the last chance for Bengal to boost their I-league campaign, but even though the side are still in…read more

Mohun Bagan And Aizawl Remain Tied At Top With 33 Points

Week 16 of the Hero I-league kicked off on Saturday 15th April with a match between Shillong Lajong and Bengaluru FC, with the home side losing 2-0 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Shillong. The visitors scored their first goal in the 26th minute after Captain Sunil Chhetri found space in the box, taking advantage of…read more

Mohun Bagan Rekindle Title Hopes After 3-0 Victory Over Bengaluru

Mohun Bagan rekindled their title hopes on Saturday after their 3-0 victory over title holders Bengaluru at the Rabindra Sarobar Stadium, Kolkata. It was the first match of the Hero I-League week 15 following the international break, the remaining games to be played this coming weekend. Mohun head coach Sanjoy Sen was pleased with the…read more

Last Match Results Of Week 14 Before International Break

Shillong Lajong ended Churchill Brothers 3-goal winning streak on Sunday, as they were held to a goalless draw in the round 14 Hero I-League game at the Tilak Maidan, Vasco. Both teams came into the game on the back of wins, with Churchill Brothers were expecting to put up another impressive performance, but with key…read more