Friday , 26 April 2019


Remaining positive, India look to make it square

PTI   Bengaluru The focus remains firmly on the World Cup but India would also be desperate to ensure that a home series does not slip out of their grip when they take on Australia in the second and final T20 International here on Wednesday. India are 0-1 down after an inexplicably poor batting performance led to a three-wicket loss ... Read More »

Salgaocar hammer Angels with ease

NT NETWORK   NAVELIM A brace by striker Devendra Murgaokar (21st and 83rd minute) and a goal each by Rolando Oliveira (40th minute) and  substitute Stephen Satarkar (89th minute) enabled Salgaocar FC  hammer Guardian Angel SC 4-1 in the GFA Professional League match played at Rosary ground, Navelim on Monday. With this win, Salgaocar F C have now garnered 32 ... Read More »

Golden Eagles soar flawlessly over Calangute coast

NT NETWORK   ELLA Dempo SC consolidated their position at the top of the Goa Football Association (GFA) Professional League scoring five past Calangute Association at their Academy ground in Ella, near Old Goa on Monday. The Golden Eagles flew flawlessly over the coast, unfazed by unseasonal winds. Calangute Association started with the first attack when the game was five ... Read More »

Velsao SCC keep Goan FC under leash

NT NETWORK   UTORDA Goan FC suffered another blow to their title race as they were held to a goalless draw by Velsao Sports and Cultural Club in the Goa Professional League match played at SAG ground in Utorda on Monday. Velsao coach Eban Mesquita made three changes to his side, which defeated Corps of Signals in the last match, ... Read More »


Salgaocar FC, CSM Taleigao win CANSAULIM: Salgaocar Football Club and Clube Sao Miguel de Taleigao scored easy wins in their respective matches of the GFA’s U-14 on Monday. While Salgaocar FC scored five past Betalbatim SC at Cansaulim ground, CSM Taleigao scored six against Don Bosco Oratory Panjim in a one sided affair at DBO Panjim. Albert Developers, Sateri SC ... Read More »

Manchester City win League Cup

REUTERS   LONDON Manchester City retained the English League Cup in a shootout after Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri’s hopes of a long-awaited first trophy ended in bizarre fashion on Sunday with his keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga openly disobeying orders. Raheem Sterling smashed home the decisive spot kick as City clinched the English season’s first silverware 4-3 on penalties, with the Wembley ... Read More »

Goa overwhelmed by Shaw show

AGENCIES   INDORE Prithvi Shaw struck his first half-century since returning to competitive cricket as Mumbai beat Goa by six wickets to bag four points in a Group C match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2019. Shaw top-scored with 71 with five boundaries and seven sixes and captain Ajinkya Rahane contributed with 31 as Mumbai won in 18.2 overs. ... Read More »

Lodha compliant GCA awaits nod for elections: Suraj Lotlikar

PORVORIM: “The General Body has passed certain additional amendments related to the Lodha Commission during the Annual General Body meeting today and GCA is now fully compliant. We are now writing to the BCCI asking for permission to hold our elections, GCA acting president Suraj Lotlikar told the media at the GCA conference room, after the AGM on Sunday. Please ... Read More »

Australia arrive to win last ball thriller

Visakhapatnam: A profligate Umesh Yadav undid all the good work done by Jasprit Bumrah as Australia edged out India by three wickets in a last-ball thriller in the first T20 International here Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

Passion for football has died in Goa: Savio Medeira

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES | NT Sports Editor DULER: “In Goa we have four different bodies related to football – GFA, GFDC, SAG and DSYA — and if these bodies cannot get together to chalk out a road map for football in Goa, there is little All India Football Federation (AIFF) can do. The AIFF can extend its arm if these four ... Read More »