Tuesday, May 18, 2021

I-League 2

Frustrated Pride Sports FC Coach Exposes AIFF in a Damning Letter

Paulo Pedro the head coach of I-League 2nd division club Pride Sports FC has written a letter to the AIFF regarding unpaid salaries and unsustainable condition of the club. Pride Sports is an I-League 2nd division club based in Jabalpur...

Will the controversial 2nd Division I-League give birth to a new format?

By Dhritiman Nandi The second highest division in Indian football is I league 2. It was renamed as I league 2 in the year 2008. The format of I league 2 is not same as I league. The league was...

Meeting the USFC co-owner Baichung Bhutia

I had the pleasure of meeting Bhaichung at Arjoon Rai’s residence on thursday evening. Arjoon had called me up to his place and I was off in flash as it's always exciting to meet Bhaichung or Agya as I call him

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...

Johnny Menyongar – The New recruit of Sikkim United FC

Brian Quarstad 1979 born Liberian footballer Johnny Menyongar who has spent considerable time playing professional soccer in the U.S., will not return to the NSC Minnesota Stars this season and has instead signed a new contract with United Sikkim Sports...

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...

‘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,...
United Sikkim

Want to make United Sikkim FC a model club for Indian football: Bhaichung

A mere 15 month old club has made it to the elite league of Indian football. A record, an achievement that will make anyone go mad. But it is different for the iconic Bhaichung Bhutia. Proud he is for...
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Football Selection Trials for HAL SC in Bangalore

Right after completing BDFA 2012 league engagement, H Chandrashekar, the newly appointed Technical Manager of HAL football team is setting his eyes on recruiting new players for the 2012-13 season. After relegating from I-League, majority of the players have already...

Ong Tshering Lepcha, former India U16 & U20 captain, fighting hard to make a...

Ong Tshering Sherpa is an extremely talented footballer from Sikkim who was branded as the next Bhaichung. Having captained India U16 and played for U20 and Churchill Brothers, his career graph was on the rise untill he met a severe injury in 2007. Our author Saurabh reports from the hills, how he is trying to make a comeback.