Indian Super League might have been launched with enthusiastic reception from the fans last year but it incurred a loss of more than Rs 100 crore in its inaugural edition with each of the eight franchises losing Rs 35 crore
Owners of ISL team FC Goa are looking to rope in actor Varun Dhawan as their brand ambassador with the team gearing up for the second season.
Facing the press yesterday Zico talked about ISL and the effects it can potentially have on the football culture of places like Goa. One point he made has since gone on to cause quite a stir among fans and the media.
Brazilian football legend Zico said on Tuesday he was gearing up for the FIFA presidential elections, casting doubts on his continuing as FC Goa coach should he decide to contest for the top post.
Instead of three teams playing top tier football from Goa in India, the soccer-crazy state should have just one team like FC Goa, football legend Zico said on Tuesday, adding that the merging of clubs would help in development of young players and raise the game at the grassroots level.
FC Goa today officially welcomed back Brazilian legend and FC Goa marquee coach and manager Zico for season 2 of the ISL.
The second ISL Domestic Players' Draft is just a few days away. In the run up to it, franchises are making big-time signings of foreign players and coaching staff. The new-look squads for ISL 2 are starting to take shape.
Indian Super League (ISL) franchises have kicked off their transfer business by retaining 41 players from the previous season.
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Zico - Arthur Antunes Coimbra is really happy with the way FC Goa's pre-season in Dubai is progressing so far.We can't wait to see you in Goa, Coach!Posted by FC Goa on Friday, September 18, 2015
The whistle blows and it's Full time! Final score: Ajman 1 - 1 FC Goa #AJMvGOA— FC Goa (@FCGoaOfficial) September 16, 2015