AIZAWL FC, Mumbai FC and Shillong Lajong are the three clubs still left in the fray for I-League's relegation battle; and the fight is as neck-to-neck as it gets.
SPORTING CLUBE DE GOA consolidated their position as one of the top-half clubs in the I-League table by crushing Shillong Lajong 4-1 at Fatorda today.
LAST MINUTE FINISH by Uilliams sealed a draw for Shillong Lajong while laying Mohun Bagan's title challenge in ruins.
BIRTHDAY BOY PENN ORJI said that playing against big clubs like Mohun Bagan was a delight and he did not need any added motivation to give his best on such occasions.
SHILLONG LAJONG COACH Thangboi Singto said that the Mohun Bagan match was going to be crucial for them; and one with a lot on stake since their opponents were fighting for the I-League title.
SHILLONG LAJONG turned around the match and their season when they came back from behind to beat Aizawl FC 3-1 tonight in an I-League bottom table clash.
THE AIZAWL FC TEAM missed practice session yesterday due to heavy rainfall, which means they will go into today's North-East Derby match against Shillong Lajong relatively under-prepared.
SHILLONG LAJONG midfield lynchpin Penn Orji said that the international break has helped his team a lot to return to the drawing board and address their mistakes in order to turn their I-League campaign around.
IN A FREEWHEELING exclusive interview with TFG, Shillong Lajong head coach Thangboi Singto talks about the club's footballing philosophy, the upcoming North East Derby, the Sanjoy Sen controversy, the ISL, the league merger and its ramifications and the general direction Indian football is going at the moment.
WE TAKE A close look at the things about I-League clubs that can be affected by the international break... for better or for worse.
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