Thursday , 21 February 2019


Minerva Punjab is Champion of India

MINOO FERNANDES | NT FATORDA Second half strikes by Makan Chothe and Moirangthem Singh enabled Minerva Punjab FC register a hard fought 2-0 win against a well knit FC Pune City in the finals of India Elite Youth (U-18) League at Don Bosco Oratory grounds, Fatorda on Friday. Minerva Punjab FC’s Makan bulged the nets in the 59th minute while ... Read More »

Jamshedpur pulloff tight win over Mumbai City

PTI   JAMSHEDPUR Jamshedpur FC notched up a vital win in their quest to reach the Indian Super League play-offs as they beat Mumbai City FC 1-0 in a hard-fought match at the JRD Tata Sports Complex here on Friday. After a goalless first half, Jamshedpur stepped up the pressure on Mumbai and found the match-winner through Memo in the ... Read More »

Shree Nagesh ease past FC Neura

NT NETWORK   TALEIGAO Two second half strikes enabled Shree Nagesh Maharudra Sports & Cultural Club to register a fluent 2-0 win over FC Neura in the Goa Football Association Second Division League Ilhas Zone match played at Taleigao ground, on Friday. Neither teams were able to break the deadlock in the first half. The second quarter of the game ... Read More »

Win against Mohun Bagan will place Churchill in reckoning

NT NETWORK VASCO Churchill Brothers FC need a win against Mohun Bagan today to be in the reckoning for the I – League title this year as they meet their old rivals from Kolkata whom they humiliated 3-0 in their away game in November. Willis Plaza was the hero for Churchill Brothers in November and will need to continue with ... Read More »

Daman & Diu hold Goa goalless

NT NETWORK   SOLAPUR Daman & Diu managed to hold Goa to a goalless draw in the opening match of the Santosh Trophy West Zone Qualifiers 2019 played at Indira Gandhi stadium, Solapur on Thursday. Goa, who were eliminated in the group stage of the last Santosh Trophy finals, started the match on an attacking note and came close to ... Read More »

Velsao strike twice to breach Panjim defence

NT NETWORK   UTORDA Scoring once in each half, Velsao Sports and Cultural Club registered a convincing 2-0 win against Panjim Footballers to collect full points in the GFA Professional League match played at SAG grounds, Utorda on Thursday. Velsao Sports and Cultural Club went into the lead in the very 8th minute when a smart build up from the ... Read More »

East Bengal stay in title race

PTI   KOLKATA A fit-again Enrique Esqueda struck twice with his clinical headers as East Bengal came from behind to down NEROCA FC 2-1 and continue their surge for a maiden I-League title here Thursday. In a half-an-hour of brilliance, the Mexican, who had suffered a rib injury, turned it around for East Bengal single-handedly with his goals in the ... Read More »


USC Mardol edge YB Tonca TALEIGAO: United Sports Club, Mardol registered a solitary-goal win over Young Boys, Tonca in the GFA’s Second Division League (Ilhas Zone) match played at Taleigao ground, on Thursday. Clatus Godinho’s 85th minute goal proved to be the match winner. Verna CSA crush Baina SC 8-0 CHICALIM: Verna Cultural and Sports Association registered a resounding 8-0 ... Read More »

Minerva Punjab FC trip FC Goa, meet FC Pune City in finals

MINOO FERNANDES | NT   NAGOA An inspired Minerva Punjab FC shocked confident looking FC Goa by a solitary goal to book a meeting with FC Pune City in the finals of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Elite Youth League (U-18) at Nagoa ground on Wednesday. The all important goal, which proved to be the match winner, was scored ... Read More »

Rohit turns hero for Betalbatim

NT NETWORK   CANSAULIM A three-goal blitz from Rohan Yadav helped Betalbatim Sports Club to beat Rossman Cruz Nagoa-Verna 4-0 in the Goa Football Association U-14 League match, at Cansaulim ground, here on Wednesday. Rohan opened the scoring in the 18th minute and with his individual brilliance doubled the tally in the 33rd minute to give Betalbatim SC a two-goal ... Read More »