Happy Birthday Subrata Pal!

Subrata Pal, arguably one of the most decorated Indian Goal-keepers celebrates his 29th birthday today. Nicknamed ‘The Indian Spider-Man’, Subrata has been a major name in the Indian football team ever since he made his debut back in 2007. Born in Bengal, Subarata was sent to the Tata Football Academy in 2002. He then managed

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Maharashtra Derby Ends In A Goal-Less Draw

The Maharashtra Derby played between Mumbai City FC and the FC Pune City ended in a goal-less draw at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai. Looking for a first victory on the road Pune manager opted to play two poachers Tuncay Sanli and Adrian Mutu in their attack-line. But the move did not yield much for

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Subrata Pal Interview – India Will Play With Passion

A few days prior to India’s World Cup Qualifier clash against Iran, Indian goalkeeper , Subrata Pal stressed that India will stay all “focused” and play with “passion”. The match is set to kick-off at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium on September 8,2015. “We will play as a Team. Football is all about attacking as a Team and it’s also

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2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: Indian Team Announced

The Indian squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers was short-listed today. From the earlier list of 38 players, 26 players have been picked by Stephen Constantine, the Indian football team’s coach. The players have been selected primarily on the basis of their performances in international games and the 2014-15 season of the Hero

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Gurpreet Sandhu Makes First Appearance For Satbaek

Gurpreet Sandhu has now become the first Indian to start a match for a top tier European club. The 22 year old made his first appearance in goal for Stabaek in their 6-0 cup win at the Norwegian Cup game against Sandefjord . Sandhu has now gone one better than the likes of Mohd. Salim, Baichung

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Lalthuammawia Ralte Stars In 1-0 Win Over Salgaocar: I League

Bengaluru FC marked the completion of the first half of the season with a remarkable win over Slagaocar at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa. Goalkeeper Lalthuammawia Ralte picked up the man of the match award and rightly so with a tremendous performance. The Blues custodian successfully saved a penalty and made a couple of brilliant

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Indian Football Team Face Daunting Task In FIFA World Cup Qualifiers

As the Nation rejoices the win over Nepal in the World Cup qualifier, Stephen Constantine will be preparing his side for the daunting task ahead. The 2-0 win, on aggregate over Nepal is only a baby step in India’s daunting quest for FIFA World Cup qualification. Should Mr. Constantine have any ambitions of securing qualification,

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Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: Makes His Mark For Norway Club

Prior to Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, a handful of Indian players had made trips abroad. The list included the likes of Baichung Bhutia, Sunil Chhetri and Subrata Pal.



Indian Football Recap 2014: A Turning Point For The Game

The year 2014 has been a cornerstone in the history of Indian football. The inaugural Hero Indian Super League, though successful in its own right, 2014 has had a lot more to offer in terms of development and success for Indian football. Here are some key highlights of a momentous year. 1. Bengaluru F.C Win

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Federation Cup – Douhou Pierre Strikes Twice To Sink Mohun Bagan

Outstanding performances from Subrata Pal and Douhou Pierre ensured that Salgaocar moved to second place in Group B, with six points in the 2014-15 Federation Cup. However, the major headline was that favorites Mohun Bagan crashed out with a 4-1 loss to their I League counterparts Salgaocar. The loss throws a major problem to Mohun

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