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FC Goa sign Senegalese defender Mourtada

NT NETWORK   PANAJI FC Goa has signed Senegalese central defender Mourtada Fall to strengthen its defense which was a sore point of last season. FC Goa had taking scoring goals to another level and the good work was undone by the goals concede during the last edition of Indian Super league (ISL) . FC Goa conceded 28 goals in ... Read More »

Loyola HS shake off St Rita’s grip to enter semis

NT NETWORK   Fatorda Loyola High School, Margao entered the semi-finals of Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-14 football tournament (Salcete Zone) defeating St Rita’s High School, Maina–Curtorim 5-4 via the sudden death played at PJN stadium, Fatorda on Thurday. The teams played a 1-1 draw during the regulation time. Loyola High School went into the lead through a good goal scored ... Read More »

Don Bosco hold fort to oust Cansaulim

NT NETWORK   Benaulim Don Bosco Oratory, Fatorda entered the semi-finals of 14th Super Soccer defeating CAC Cansaulim by a solitary goal played at St John the Baptist grounds, Benaulim on Thursday. The all important goal in favour of Don Bosco came off in the 21st minute following a flag kick which straight away curled inside the rival nets. Don ... Read More »

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Sai Avtar outplay Ponda Footballers 2-1 PONDA: Sai Avtar, Anjuna defeated Ponda Footballers 2-1 to enter the semi-finals of 30th All Goa St. Anne’s Festival Soccer2018 organized by Ponda Footballers in association. Anjuna scored both their match winning goals in the first half through Navin Shirodkar and Rohan Kamble. Ponda looked to make a comeback in the second half as ... Read More »

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Margao SC march into semis ASSOLDA: Margao SC entered the semifinals of 10th St Anthony’s Festival Cup football tournament defeating St Anthony’s SC, Colva 3-1 in the quarterfinals played at panchayat grounds, Assolda on Wednesday. Serenio Fernandes starred for Margao SC with a brace as he found the mark in the 12th and 62nd minute. Samson Miranda scored their other ... Read More »

Pant called for Tests, Rohit fails to find spot

PTI   Leeds Young wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant was on Wednesday named in the 18-member Indian squad for the first three Tests against England, but senior batsman Rohit Sharma was once again ignored for the five-day format. The 20-year-old Pant has been named as the specialist wicketkeeper-batsman alongside Dinesh Karthik, who had played the team’s last Test against Afghanistan in the ... Read More »

Holy Spirit Institute, Margao soars above all

NT NETWORK   FATORDA Holy Spirit Institute, Margao struck thrice – twice in the first half – to snatch the Salcete Zone title of the Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-17 Inter School tournament from Fr Agnel Multipurpose Higher Secondary School, Verna at artificial ground, Fatorda on Wednesday. Clarence Fernandes, Velington Fernandes and Mevan Dias scored once each to pull the plug ... Read More »

France wins; Chinese company to refund $12 million

REUTERS   SHANGHAI A Chinese kitchen appliance maker is paying out up to 79 million yuan ($11.81 million) in refunds to its customers after vowing last month that it would do so if France won the soccer World Cup competition. Vatti Corp Ltd, based in China’s southeastern province of Guangdong, said early on Monday on its official Weibo microblog account ... Read More »

School boys have a ball on Fatorda’s international surface

NT NETWORK FATORDA School football was shown its right place when the Subroto Mukherjee Cup U-14 was for the first time held at the Nehru stadium in Fatorda. Under -14 boys from eight schools were delighted to have the feel and being able to play on a lush green international surface for the first time, on Wednesday. On the opening ... Read More »

Future unknown for Hazard, Curtois at Chelsea

AFP   London The futures of star Belgian duo Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois can be decided by the Chelsea board said the club’s new manager Maurizio Sarri on Wednesday. The 59-year-old Italian speaking at his unveiling, after being appointed the successor to sacked compatriot Antonio Conte, admitted to being disinterested by the transfer market. This will be music to ... Read More »