Podcast on how the conclusion of the I-League 2018-19 title race has gone down to the wire, and two simultaneous matches featuring East Bengal and Chennai City
n the aftermath of the deadly terrorist attack in Pulwama, Minerva Punjab FC have declined to visit Srinagar for their away match against Real Kashmir FC. We discuss whether their decision was correct, before diving deep into the complicated developments surrounding East Bengal and Mohun Bagan's entry in ISL which involves Quess, ATK, multiple potential investors and the chief minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee.
In this episode we discuss an eventful week in Indian football. Bengaluru FC suffered their first loss of the campaign. I-League title race was shook up by Real Kashmir's win over Chennai City. Kolkata Derby saw East Bengal beat Mohun Bagan, which triggered a fallout between the management and fans in the latter club. We also catch up with Jamshedpur FC defender and former Indian international Raju Gaikwad about his journey in football and the targets for the season.
With the Asian Cup over, the focus of Indian football shift back to the domestic season. We discuss the Indian Super League's resumption and the marquee clash between Bengaluru FC and Mumbai City. The I-League title race is entering its final stretch and we ponder whether Chennai City FC have secured victory already, or if other clubs can still catch them.
In an eventful week of I-League and ISL action, we discuss some of the interesting things that happened in the recent matches;
The international friendly between Jordan and India became much more than a football match when the Indian team went out to play the game with a depleted side
As Team India gear up for the upcoming international friendly against Jordan, Chiranjit and Kevin go into the nitty gritty of the game
In this episode we have a special in-studio guest. We talk to Indian Football U-15 Womens' team's head coach Firmin D'Souz
We look at the reasons India lost to Maldives in the SAFF Championship final, and talk about the landmark transfer ban issued against East Bengal last week.
At the SAFF Championship, India have made it into the semi-finals where they are about to face Pakistan, for the first time after a gap of 4 years. With our special guest Mohammed Shahnawaz,we break down the mega clash.