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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...

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...

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...

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...

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‘Need quality football team to compete with Brazil, Portugal’

PANAJI: Goa will play the hosts to the 3rd edition of the Lusofonia Games slated for November next year. Even as the Games will be held in nine disciplines namely — Athletics, Basketball, Football, Judo, Taekwondo, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Beach Volleyball and Wushu — the focus will mainly be on the performance of Goa’s football team.

Talasha wins gold

PANAJI: Dempo Goodwill Ambassador and Goa’s swimming sensation Talasha Prabhu won a gold medal in 50m freestyle swimming event at the 66th Senior Aquatic Meet being held at Balewadi, Pune.

Areal prevail over Sai Avatar

MAPUSA: Sao Jose de Areal Sports Club prevailed over Sai Avatar Sports Club Anjuna, by 4-1 margin, to enter the quarters of the 3rd All Goa 9-a-side Reis-Magos Panchayat Soccer Cup, played at Verem grounds here on Thursday.

Nerul hold Athletico de Parra

MAPUSA: Nerul Sports Club came back from behind to hold Athletico de Parra 3-3 in the GFA’s Third Division League match played at Candolim grounds on Thursday.

Satish clinches carrom title

PANAJI: Satish Naik of Navhind Times clinched the carrom title at the Inter Media Indoor Sports Meet, organised by Sports Journalists Association of Goa at Indoor Stadium, Campal, on Thursday.

Dempo supreme against Goa Velha

Dempo’s English striker Rohan Ricketts makes his debut as Japanese Sueoka scores the all-important goal

Sesa FA down Sporting

MARGAO: A youthful Sesa Football Academy came from behind to register a stunning 2-1 win against an experienced Sporting Clube de Goa in an exciting match of GFA Kingfisher Pro League played at Nehru stadium, Fatorda on Wednesday.

After Federation Cup miss, Armando focuses on I-League

BY SUDHAKAR SHANBHAG | NT
PANAJI: The defeat in the Federation Cup final to eventual winners East Bengal does not rankle Dempo SC coach Armando Colaco, who has accepted the loss as a missed opportunity in adding another silverware to his club’s already bulging trophy trove.

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