AFTER NARROWLY SURVIVING RELEGATION on the very last day of the previous season, Salgaocar FC are looking to strengthen their presence in the I-League this time around, and towards that end they have signed a promising striker in Calvin Mbarga on a one-year deal.
DSK SHIVAJIANS FC, a club currently part of the 2nd Division League, have decided to make a foray into the top division football by entering the I-League through direct entry as a corporate club.Â
KERALA BLASTERS and East Bengal defender Gurwinder Singh has been ruled out for the rest of the ISL and much of the upcoming I-League 2015-16 season due to an injury he picked up last night.
BRAZILIAN FOOTBALL LEGEND Pele has returned to Kolkata after a gap of 38 long years to promote the sport in the country. The former footballer is busy soaking in the festive atmosphere of Kolkata whilst also making his presence felt in the Indian Super League (ISL).
BY FORCING THE national team's preparatory camp to be cancelled, ISL has negatively affected India's performance in the World Cup Qualifiers, and has missed out on a good opportunity to promote itself through the exploits of its players on the world stage.
IN A HISTORIC REUNION which they may never forget, the Mohun Bagan batch of 1977 on Monday relived their glorious encounter against football legend Pele in an exhibition match 38 years ago, while being felicitated by the "King of Football" himself.
BALJIT SINGH has alleged that Gregory Arnolin made racist comments at him which led to the infamous head-butt incident. But the lackluster response from ATK, ISL and AIFF has exposed once again how Indian football lacks a solid structure to address such grievances.
INDIAN FOOTBALL just lost its last remaining major cup tournament, the Durand Cup. Its demise may just be a sign of worse things to come in a depleted football calendar trying to balance ISL and I-League.
MEMBERS OF THE MOHUN BAGAN outfit of 1977 who had the chance of playing against Brazilian legend Pele, recollected incidents from the match 38 years back amid a glittering ceremony at the NSHM college where they were felicitated in Kolkata on Friday.
CHIRAG TANNA,Â Head of Operations, Pune FC has quit from his position amidst shutdown rumours of the team.