Friday, July 19, 2019

I-League 2

Denzong Boyz FC- FROM THE VALLEY OF RICE

Football in Sikkim is on a roll these days with two teams United Sikkim Football Club and Denzong Boyz Football Club getting the nod from the All India Football Federation to participate in the I-League Division 2. Last year...

Interview of Mexican coach on a goodwill mission with Kohima Komets

Earlier, Indian Football Network had reported about Professor Alfredo Santoyo Ramirez, Professional Football Coach and FIFA awardee  from Jalisco, Mexico, who is on a Goodwill mission to Kohima Komets. Now that he is in India and already started his work, he...

‘I-League 2nd Division is an unwanted child of the AIFF’: SUFC Owner

South United Football Club (SUFC) pulling out from I-League seems to be most inauspicious for Football in Bangalore. Until the recently formed Jindal Group-backed football team, SUFC was the only ray of hope for the Garden City, the city,...

Former Prayag United coach likely to take Mohammedan SC job

The latest buzz in Kolkata indicates that former Indian youth and Prayag United coach, Sanjoy Sen, might be take the position of head coach in I League 2 team Mohammedan Sporting Club. Mohammedan SC are currently preparing to qualify for I...

List of 21 clubs for 2nd Div. I-League released

All India Football Federation (AIFF) has finalised twenty one clubs to participate in the 2ndDivision I-League 2012-13. The top two clubs will get a ticket to play in next edition’s I-League. The clubs have been selected on basis of the...

Sikkim United FC rope in 3 India Internationals

In a press conference organised in the state on thursday, the newly formed announced the list of 30 member squad for the upcoming I League Division 2. Their biggest hunt has been India internationals N S Manju, Renedy Singh...

It just may be that women will reach the World Cup stage before the...

One of the major reason why India is lagging in the world football map is lack of many quality football academies. Neither most of  the clubs, nor the AIFF has taken much pain to develop a footballing institution that...
Venkatesh Tollygunge Agragami

Tollygunge Agragami bags sponsorship deal worth Rs 10 crore from Venkatesh Films

In a major financial boost to the former National Football League and now struggling team Tollygunge Agragami, the major film producers in Tollywood, Venkatesh Films will be sponsoring the football club and hand them Rs 10 crore (100 million)...

Groupings for 2nd division I-League finalised

The Groupings and the venues for the preliminary phase of 2nd division League have been finalised. The phase would kick-off on February 1 and would be played till February 20. Group 1: would be played in Silchar and Green Valley, Eagles...

Sikkim’s Paljor Stadium gets artficial turf

The work of laying the artificial turf in the picturesque Plajor stadium has started. I am reporting from there about the work in progress.