Bengaluru FC have turned 2. In this short time they have undertaken monumental tasks and made them into reality, influencing the whole of Indian football, and transforming it for the better. A look at their incredible journey so far.
SALGAOCAR FC have retained the services of Scottish striker Darryl Duffy, Indian International Augustin Fernandes (Atletico de Kolkata), left-back Gurjinder Kumar (Pune City FC) and long-serving midfielder Rocus Lamare
Bopanna, Somdev and Sunil are on one side while Joshna and Ashwini are on the other for a badminton match arranged through tweets.
Sourav Ganguly slammed AIFF for not doing enough to guide Indian football towards improvement. His words echo the sentiments of fans across the country. But do they address every aspect of the issue or are they a partial perspective at best?
Expressing disappointment at the falling standard of Indian football, former cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday said the AIFF must take a cue from BCCI on developing the game in the country.
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.
With new coaching staff and fresh player signings, East Bengal are building towards a season where their push for silverware will be harder than ever.
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.
After strong backlash from clubs, ex players and fans alike, Mohun Bagan coach Sanjay Sen apologised and said he wanted to focus on the season ahead.