Hero I-League


Bangalore FC all set to regain Hero I-League title

Indian football in a state of flux

By Debajit Kar KOLKATA: With the fading away of once prestigious Rovers Cup, Durand Cup, DCM trophy, Federation cup and other premier tournaments, Indian football is in a very precarious state. The only tournament that…


Aizawl 'keeper Zothanmawia scrambles to clear the ball from Bengaluru FC's Udanta Singh

Vineeth heads Bengaluru to victory

BENGALURU: Local giants Bengaluru FC moved to second position on the table and kept the pace on leaders Mohun Bagan after a CK Vineeth goal in the 49th minute gave Ashley Westwood’s team a 1-0…


East Bengal players greet first goal scorer Mohammed Rafique (2nd from left)

Bello wins it for East Bengal, Lajong held

KOLKATA: Kingfisher East Bengal soared up to the second spot in the Hero I-League table following 2-1 win over Salgaocar FC at Barasat Sunday. Mohammed Rafique (38′) opened the scoring before Darryl Duffy (65′) grabbed…




Lajong boys celebrate Fabio goal

Solitary goal victory for Lajong FC

SHILLING: Shillong Lajong FC opened their points tally with the first victory of the season through a solitary goal from Brazilian forward Fabio Pena in a Hero I-League game at the JN Stadium here on…



Ranty at it again

East Bengal subdue DSK Shivajians

KOLKATA: Kingfisher East Bengal edged out debutants DSK Shivajians by a solitary Ranty Martins’ strike at Vidyasagar Krirangan, Barasat, Tuesday to open their home challenge on a bright note. With this win East Bengal climbed…


Mumbai FC skipper Taisuke Matsugae

First victory for Mumbai FC

MUMBAI: Mumbai FC registered their first win of the 2015-16 Hero I-League with a comfortable 2-1 win over Salgaocar at Cooperage on Sunday afternoon. Goals on either side of the half-time by skipper Taisuke Matsugae…