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FC Goa lose first pre-season friendly to Bangu AC 3-1

Panaji: FC Goa went down to Bangu Atletico Clube 3-1 in the first of their six pre-season games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The match took place at Zico 10, head coach Zico’s academy. Bangu played quick, attacking football to take a 3-0 lead at the first half before full back Fulganco Cardozo reduced the

Chennaiyin FC sign John Arne Riise as marquee player

Chennai:  Reigning Indian Super League (ISL)champions Chennaiyin FC has signed Norwegian defender John Arne Riise as their marquee player for the upcoming edition of the tournament. The Liverpool legend had a spell at Delhi Dynamos in ISL 2015 and inspired them to the ISL semis, making 15 appearances and scoring one goal. After that spell

ISL: FC Pune City begin pre-season training in Spain

Madrid: As part of their pre-season training and conditioning, Indian Super League (ISL) franchise FC Pune City have commenced preparations for the forthcoming season here in Spain, under the watchful eyes of head coach Antonio Lopez Habas. The training is being held in a complex named Vincci Valdecanas here, a Pune FC release said on

ISL: Mumbai City FC sign Forlan as marquee player

Mumbai: Indian Super League (ISL) franchise Mumbai City FC on Sunday announced the signing of Uruguay football legend Diego Forlan as club’s marquee player for the forthcoming third edition of the tournament. Forlan began his career in Argentina and soon earned a move to Manchester United. Having tasted success with the Red Devils, the forward

Mumbai FC ropes in four domestic talents for ISL

Mumbai: Mumbai City FC on Thursday announced the signing of local footballers David Lalrinmuana, Pronay Halder, Lalhmangaihsanga Ralte and Anwar Ali for the upcoming third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL). Midfielder Lalrinmuana, who will turn 24 later this year, led Aizawl FC to the top division of Indian football and was even adjudged

Mumbai City FC retain winger Sony Norde for ISL

Mumbai: The Mumbai City FC franchise on Tuesday announced the retention of Haitian winger Sony Norde for the third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament. Norde recently played for his country in the Copa America Centenario tournament. Haiti were eliminated in the first round. He has represented his country 21 times. Norde