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Wenger ready to work; expects to be back by January

LONDON: Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects to be back in work in the New Year and has fielded enquiries from all over the world, he told German newspaper Bild. Please like & share: Read More »

Sergio promises a goal fest from FC Goa

NT NETWORK   BAMBOLIM FC Goa coach Sergio Lobera is not deviating from last year’s plan of action- attack is the best form of defense and despite the early skirmishes at the start of the defense the coach is not perturbed.“We try to solve the defensive issues by scoring as many goals as possible. People talk of keeping clan sheets ... Read More »

Ameya, Nitish shine; Bhakti held

NT NETWORK   BAMBOLIM Goa’s woman Grand Master Bhakti Kulkarni was held again on the fifth day of the 1st International Grandmasters Open Chess tournament but youngsters Ameya Audi and Nitish Beluskar kept the spirit of Goa live with wins in their respective games at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee stadium in Taleigao on Wednesday. FIDE Master Ameya Audi and FIDE ... Read More »

Dunes crush Anjuna in an easy outing

NT NETWORK ANJUNA Dunes SC thumped Anjuna Gymkhana 4-1 in the GFA U-14 Legaue match played at Anjuna ground, on Wednesday. Crenial Fernandes gaves Dunes the lead in the 6th minute and Jagdish A’s own goal further inflated the tally to 2-0. Anjuna pulled a goal back in the 14th minute through Gajanan K. But minutes later, Anshal Fernandes scored ... Read More »

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Navelim SC pip Tilamola to enter semis Sarzora: Navelim Sporting Club entered the semifinals of Our Lady of Assumpta Trophy football tournament defeating Tilamola United by a solitary goal played at Sarzora grounds on Wednesday. The all important goal which proved to be the match winner came in the 55th minute when Navelim’s Presley Gomes bulged the nets with a ... Read More »

Anurag faces first defeat; mixed day for Goa

NT NETWORK   TALEIGAO Chess players from Goa had a mixed day on the fourth day of the 1st International Open Grandmaster chess tournament being held in Goa with Dempo brand ambassador Anurag Mhamal  facing his first defeat and Bhakti Kulkarni being held to a draw  in category A at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium in Taleigao on Tuesday. ... Read More »

Saina survives; Sindhu stunned

PTI   ODENSE, DENMARK Saina Nehwal rallied to carve out a hard-fought opening win but PV Sindhu crashed out of the Denmark Open with a stunning loss to American Beiwen Zhang in the women’s singles event, here on Tuesday. Saina defeated Hong Kong’s Ngan Yi Cheung 20-22 21-17 24-22 in a draining clash that lasted 81 minutes. However, third seed ... Read More »

LOCAL SPORTS SCAN

Navelim Villagers Union win 5-0 NAVELIM: Navelim Villagers Union hit five past Sarzora Sports Club in the Goa Football Association U-14 League played at Rosary ground, Navelim, on Tuesday. Cleaven D’Costa scored a hat-trick for the winners.Mohammed Shameer opened the scoring in the 25th minute for Navelim Villagers Union as the winners led 1-0 at the break. Crossing over, Cleavan ... Read More »

England beat Spain in Sterling style

AFP   SEVILLA Raheem Sterling scored twice as England delivered one of their finest victories of the modern era by beating Spain 3-2 in Seville on Monday. Away from home, and against a Spanish side in scintillating form under their new coach Luis Enrique, this was certainly England’s best win under Gareth Southgate and, perhaps, their most impressive since thrashing ... Read More »

Italy score stoppage-time win over Poland

REUTERS   CHORZOW, POLAND Italy snatched a dramatic and deserved 1-0 win away to Poland in their Nations League match on Sunday thanks to a stoppage-time header from Cristiano Biraghi, his first international goal. Biraghi gave Italy their first win in the competition and also their first in a competitive match since Roberto Mancini took over as coach in May. ... Read More »