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Saturday, August 15, 2020



Kolkata to host 2020-21 I-League season

New Delhi: The 2020/21 season of the I-League will be held in Kolkata, the All India Football Federation (AIFF) decided on Friday...

England, Germany and Spain book tickets

New Delhi: UEFA have confirmed that England, Germany and Spain will represent Europe in the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup to be...

Leipzig upset Atletico to set up semis date with PSG

Lisbon: American midfielder Tyler Adams, who came on as a substitute, scored an 88th-minute winner that gave RB  Leipzig a 2-1 win...

GFA to appoint 5-member investigative panel to look into ‘match fixing’

Panaji: The Goa Football Association (GFA) on Friday decided to go ahead with the setting up of a five-member committee headed by...


Pune FC stroll past Prayag United in I-League

PUNE: Pune FC took another step up the table with a convincing 3-1 win over Prayag United SC in an I-League Round 12 encounter at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Balewadi in Pune, on Saturday.

3 Salgaocar FC youth players get Cape Town invite

MARGAO: Three youth footballers who availed training at Salgaocar FC’s Youth Development Programme will travel to Africa Soccer Developments (ASD) to join the Soccer Development School in Cape Town, South Africa from the 1st week of January, 2013.


Athletico de Parra drub Sangolda Lightning

MAPUSA: Athletico de Parra demolished Sangolda Lightning Sports Club 7-1 in the GFA’s U-16 Soccer Cup played at Sangolda grounds on Saturday. Parra were once again at their very best and took a 3-1 lead at the breather.

GFCA congratulates Dempo on being elected AIFF VP

PANAJI: The Goa Football Coaches Association (GFCA) president, Mr Armando Colaco, general secretary, Mr Savio Medeira along with other executive members have congratulated Mr Shrinivas V Dempo on being elected as the vice president of All India Football Federation.

MRF National Supercross champ Javed feted

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PANAJI: Goaded by his success at the MRF National Supercross Championship, where he was crowned the national champion after surging to the top at the end of a gripping finale in Kochi just recently, Davorlim-based rider Javed Shaikh is keen to keep up the good work even in the New Year.

Sesa FA drub Milagres SC 5-0

MAPUSA: Sesa Football Academy drubbed Milagres Sports Club 5-0 in the GFA 2nd Division League match played at Sangolda grounds, on Friday. Sesa were leading 3-0 at the breather.

One should referee like Collina, says Maria

MARGAO: A reasonably young woman, Maria Rebello from Curtorim who is an Arts graduate has done Goa proud by becoming a FIFA football referee and has officiated in many international football tournaments both for men and women.

Wilred Leisure enter finals

CANACONA: Wilred Leisure Sports Club, Curtorim roared into the finals after beating Canacona Sports Academy 4-0 in the first semi-finals of All Goa Invitational Inter-Village football tournament for Lalit Cup 2012 organised by Lions Club of Canacona played at Devabhaga grounds, Canacona, on Thursday.




Care and compassion

DANUSKA DA GAMA | NT BUZZ It all started with an editorial on local daily highlighting issues of the...

250 voices, 24 choirs, one nation

Twenty four choirs from all over India including Goa have come together as one virtual choir themed ‘Sing for India’ to sing...

A song for India

On the eve of Independence Day (August 14), singer and songwriter Akshada Bandekar released a patriotic song ‘Hum Sab EkHai / We...

An independent mind: An interdependent nation

Aldina Braganza I very proud to be an Indian. We are a great democracy with even a greater diversity....