Bengaluru FC

After finishing ninth in last Indian Super League, ATK appoint Steve Coppell as head coach

The former Kerala Blasters and Jamshedpur FC coach Coppell will succeed Teddy Sheringham.<p>Englishman Steve Coppell was on Monday appointed as the new …

Indian Super League

Indian Super League side FC Goa sign Indian midfielder Lenny Rodrigues from Bengaluru FC

<b>Margao:</b> Indian Super League side FC Goa has roped in the services of midfielder Lenny Rodrigues ahead of the upcoming season.<p>The 31-year-old Goan …

I-League

Carles Cuadrat named Bengaluru FC coach on 1-year deal

The Spaniard replaces his compatriot, Albert Roca, who left the club after the conclusion of the last season.

I-League

Indian wingers need massive improvement ahead of Asian Cup 2019

The performance of Halicharan Narzary and Udanta Singh was sub-par during the Intercontinental Cup...<p>On June 10, India successfully won the Intercontinental Cup 2018 by beating Kenya 2-0 in the final. A brace from Sunil Chhetri was enough to seal a comfortable win and their second international …

Soccer

Ahead of FIFA World Cup, StarPick launches fantasy league along with Sunil Chhetri

Online fantasy sports platform, StarPick on Wednesday announced the launch of their FIFA World Cup 2018 Fantasy League in Bengaluru, along with their …

Soccer

Asian Cup is at different level altogether, says Sunil Chhetri

The Intercontinental Cup triumph was an achievement in itself but the Asian Cup next year would be a different ball game, Indian football team …

Chhetri

Sunil Chhetri hopes Indian football team gets Asian Games nod

Sunil Chhetri hopes Indian football team gets Asian Games nod

Chhetri

ISL experience helped me improve: India goalkeeper Gurpreet

By Gaurav Sharma<p>New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Indian goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, who had a brilliant outing in the Intercontinental Cup, especially …

India

Bengaluru FC sign Gursimrat Gill and Sairuat Kima, Pune City retain Emiliano Alfaro

The 21-year-old Gill spent one year in Bengaluru, joining from the AIFF Elite Academy, before moving to NorthEast United.<p>Bengaluru FC have completed …

Soccer

Sunil Chhetri equals Messi as India lift the Intercontinental Cup

Captain Sunil Chhetri scored his 63rd and 64th goal in national colours equalling Lionel Messi’s recordIndia’s all-around performance at the Mumbai …

Soccer

ISL: Midfielder Siam Hanghal joins Delhi Dynamos from Kerala Blasters

The 25-year-old joins Delhi after completing a year-long season with Kerala, where he made 8 appearances.<p>Indian Super League (ISL) club Delhi Dynamos …

Soccer

Teenager sarpreet shines in kiwis’ win against India

<b>Mumbai:</b> It was a night when fans filled the stadium for the second time in the tournament to watch India play New Zealand. Most of them had come to …

Wellington Phoenix

Intercontinental Cup: Chhetri has been my inspiration: Udanta

Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Making inroads into the national team, India winger Kumam Udanta Singh on Friday said iconic skipper Sunil Chhetri has been his …

Chhetri

Delhi Dynamos sign young striker Lahlimpuia

New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) outfit Delhi Dynamos on Friday announced the signing of young forward Daniel Lahlimpuia on a …

India

An inspiration beyond the goals

Sunil Chhetri’s power to pull fans to stadiums is a confirmed fact.<p>He does this match after match with efforts on the pitch sparking off waves of …

India News

Readers’ comments: ‘Atul Kochhar’s fall from grace should be a wake-up call for celebrities’

A selection of readers’ opinions.<p><b>Twitter storm</b><p>Atul Kochhar’s rapid fall from grace should serve as a wake-up call for all motor-mouth celebrities …

India

Twitter Reacts as New Zealand Outplay India to Secure 2-1 Win in the Intercontinental Cup

​New Zealand outplayed hosts India and secured a 2-1 win in their final league encounter in the Intercontinental Cup.<p>Sunil Chhetri scored the opener …

Indian Football

Chennaiyin FC signs goalkeeping duo

Chennaiyin FC have announced the signing of goalkeepers Sanjiban Ghosh from Jamshedpur FC and Nikhil Bernard from Gokulam Kerala FC.<p>Sanjiban was …

Soccer

Chhetri video raises important question: Why don't Indian football fans go to stadiums anymore?

The players should not have to make a personal plea all the time. It is a romantic but illogical plan to counter the viewing malaise.<p>When Royal …

India

Full-back Rino Anto returns to Bengaluru FC for second stint

Bengaluru FC on Wednesday announced the signing of right-back Rino Anto from the Kerala Blasters. The club confirmed that Anto has signed a two-year …

Soccer

ISL 2018-19: What are the requirements to be a head coach in Indian Super League?

Goal takes a look at the requirements and the profile needed to become a head coach in Indian Super League...<p>Indian Super League (ISL) has had certain ground rules for clubs looking to appoint a new head coach and the fifth edition of the league will see new rules come into effect.<p>Ahead of the …

NFL

Kabaddi, kabaddi, kabaddi - pro league a lucrative hit in India | Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) - The success of the Indian Premier League cricket tournament has spawned several copycat competitions in other sports but kabaddi left them all trailing in its wake with a string of record bids at last week’s auction of players.<p>While cricket maintains a stranglehold on the …

Sport (UK)

Sunil Chhetri awarded FPAI Indian player of the year

Albert Roca, Jerry Mawihmingthanga, Miku and Subhash Singh were among the other winners.<p>The Football Players Association of India (FPAI) handed out the Indian Football Awards 2018 at Kolkata today. The winners were decided in five categories namely: Young Player of the year, Indian Player of the …

India

2018 Indian Football Awards: Sunil Chhetri wins Indian Player of the Year

The Indian national team skipper bagged a couple of awards in the ceremony organised by the Football Players Association of Indian (FPAI)...<p>Swapnaneel Parasar/Goal<p>Vice-President Sunil Chhetri is all smiles<p>Along with shouldering the hopes of Bengaluru FC and the Indian football team fans, Sunil …

Soccer

Rino Anto returns to Bengaluru FC

Rino Anto has rejoined Bengaluru FC, the club announced, here, on Wednesday. The right-back has signed a two-year deal that will keep him with BFC …

Soccer

I-League: Manuel Retamero calls for patience after joining NEROCA

The Spanish gaffer is all set for his second coming and is keen to replace his bitter memories with Aizawl FC...<p>After a successful stint with …

Soccer

Aizawl FC: Gift Raikhan sets his eyes on the I-League title

The Manipuri coach is not willing to settle for anything else other than a title triumph in the next edition of I-League...<p>After spending almost three years with NEROCA, Gift Raikhan chose to embark on a new journey. On Wednesday evening, it was announced that he will be joining Aizawl FC as the …

Soccer

Bengaluru FC Sign Versatile Winger Kean Lewis in Preparation for AFC Cup

​​Indian Super League team Bengaluru FC have signed versatile winger Kean Lewis on a one-year deal, as they prepare for the AFC Cup. In around two …

Soccer

Bengaluru FC defender John Johnson leaves club after 5 years, joins ATK

The Indian Super League (ISL) team Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) confirmed on Monday that they have signed star Bengaluru FC defender John Johnson for …

Soccer

BFC signs up Lewis

Bengaluru FC has signed former Mohun Bagan winger Kean Lewis on a one-year deal, the club announced here on Sunday.<p>The 25-year-old played for FC Pune …

Soccer