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Kolkata Derby Special – The Boro Match Which Starts At The Pitch & Ends...

A fresh football season has started yet again. A fresh season of passion and rivalry, ecstasy and heartbreak, diving and cheating, fairplay and red cards, goals and near misses, football drums and war chants. You live for one more...

Goan Football Clubs are not Crowd Pullers in Indian Football

The Old Delhi crowds that packed the stadium and cheered for Habib and Akbar, Nayeem and Yusuf Khan when Mohammedan Sporting or Hyderabad City Police played years ago is now a thing of the past. This year the crowd pulling teams were Shillong Lajong Football Club and United Sikkim.
English Premier League Preview

Fantasy Informer – Fantasy Premier League Tips, News And More

You probably have been thinking about playing fantasy premier league but you have not yet taken a dive into it. Your friends have asked you about it and you have in turn given it a thought but so far,...
Indian Super League

Indian Football: IMG-Reliance does not have experience in developing football

There has been a lot of good news around Indian football in the recent past. The latest is signing of Ashley Westwood as coach for JSW promoted team from Bangalore. There have been many disturbing news items as well....

Kolkata and its passion for Latino football

Calcutta, once the administrative capital, the mercantile and industrial heart of the British Empire, learnt football from the British, but traditionally are passionate fans of Brazil. Historical factors explain why in Calcutta (now Kolkata), there is this frenzied following...
Manchester United review

Why Mentality is Important at Manchester United

Manchester United have endured an abysmal performance in the recently concluded season and are looking to get back to their top form for the upcoming season. On May 8 2013, Sir Alex Ferguson confirmed that he will step down from...
Nepal football

Ganesh Thapa Returns at ANFA as FIFA Takes a Backseat

Life is gradually limping back to normalcy in Nepal, following the powerful earthquake that caused unprecedented loss of life and property. Like any sector, sport also bore the brunt of the natural calamity. Apart from the destruction of infrastructure,...
Indian Flag

A SWOT analysis for Indian football market

I have always tried to find out the problems of Indian football and have pondered over the possible solutions. Let me sum up all the important points regarding the business opportunities in Indian Football. SWOT (Strength, Weakness, Opportunity &...
Nepal football fans

Nepal Football Future Remains Uncertain Under the Current Leadership

The national football team’s struggle in international tournaments continues unabated much to the frustration, chagrin of fans across the country. The team’s debacle at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea was no surprise and is a sad reflection...

Foreign recruits in Indian football – A short recap

The major talking points of past few I Leagues have been the increasing role of foreign footballers in Indian football. The foreign recruits have been in the thick of action - some of the major issues being their goalscoring...