Sunday , 16 December 2018


Aleixo’s presence raises eyebrows

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The presence of Goa Football Development Council (GFDC) Member Secretary Aleixo da Costa for the second Executive Committee meeting was questioned along with a few appointments to the various committees. Aleixo da Costa, it may be noted here, is not an elected member of the GFA Executive Committee and is expected to get permission from the ... Read More »

Churchill takes over the reins of GFA; promises to build bridge with Govt

NT NETWORK   PANAJI Churchill Alemao formally took over as president of Goa Football Association (GFA) and various committees were appointed during the second Executive Committee meeting of the association. “I have formally taken over. I have got the accounts and will go through them until then I reserve to make any comments on the financial situation,” said Churchill while ... Read More »


Ritviz, Niraj, Dmitry others lead in Laxmikant Desai chess tourney PONDA: Ritviz Parab, Niraj Saripalli, Dmitry Bezstrakhov (Russia), Gajanan Jayde (Maharashtra), Reuben Colaco, Vasant Naik, Anirudh Parsekar, Devesh Naik, Shekhar Sirsat, Umesh Naik, Paarth Salvi, Aryan Raikar, Vraj Porob, Ayush Naik, Ambar Dalal, Bhimappa Harijan, Akhilesh Nigalye, Joy Kakodkar, Sayuri Naik, Sahil Desai, Yash Upadhye, Siddesh Marathe, Atharva Kuril (Gujarat) ... Read More »

Fady’s only goal leads Sporting to victory

NT NETWORK   DULER Sporting Clube de Goa maintained their winning streak with a solitary goal win over Guardian Angel Sports club in the Goa football Association (GFA) Professional League at Duler on Friday. This is Sporting’s fourth win in six matches, having lost two. It was Fady Riad’s 78th minute strike that made the winning difference for Sporting Clube ... Read More »

Ronaldo set to marry girlfriend Georgina

HT MEDIA   NEW DELHI When your name is Cristiano Ronaldo, anything you do becomes big news and most certainly the news of him marrying can’t be kept out of prying public eyes for long. According to Portugal’s leading newspaper Correio da Manha, the 33-year-old has proposed to Rodriguez, his girlfriend who he has been dating for two years and ... Read More »

Karishma shines in Panjim Footballers win

NT NETWORK   SIRSAIM Karishma Shirvoikar’s brace helped Panjim Footballers trounce Goa Velha Sports Club in the Goa Football Associations Vedanta Women’s League match played at Sirsaim ground, on Friday. Karishma Shrivoikar continued her dominance as the Goa striker showed great composure leading her team from the front. Goa Velha SC couldn’t match to their opponents and conceded their first ... Read More »

Majorda’s superior game play lead them into semis

NT NETWORK   Majorda AA de Majorda entered the semifinals of 19th Fr Basilio Andrade Memorial football tournament defeating St Anthony’s SC, Assolda 4-2 via the tie breaker played at Musson grounds, Majorda on Friday. The teams played a goalless draw during the regulation time, despite having some great opportunities to score. Both the teams played a defensive game and ... Read More »

Willis Plaza scores three, leapfrogs Churchill to third position

MINOO FERNANDES | NT   VASCO Willis Plaza started scoring and he did it in style. Had he added finesse to his style ,Churchill Brothers could have been in the second slot instead of third, as they defeated Shillong Lajong 4-2 in their first home game of the 2018-19 I-league at Tilak Maidan, Vasco on Thursday. Willis Plaza scored in ... Read More »

Albert Developers outplay Churchill Brothers

NT NETWORK   DULER Albert Developers SC scored an easy 4-0 win over Churchill Brothers SC in the GFA Vedanta Women’s League match played at Duler Stadium on Thursday. Joizima Fernandes scored the first for Albert Developers before Marlet Cardozo doubled the account in the 27th minute. The winners led 2-0 at the breather. Crossing over, Albert Developers scored two ... Read More »

49th IFFI takes a bow with sports

NT NETWORK   PANAJI The screening of six sports biopic during the 49th IFFI has left many sports lovers in Goa with an option of moving from the stadium to the movie theatre. “It is nice that the government has decided to show movies of great sportspeople for free. I have not seen any of the movies but will be ... Read More »