Delhi Dynamos players celebrate after scoring a goal against Chennaiyin FC in the Indian Super League match in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo; Sandeep Saxena
The Hindu Delhi Dynamos players celebrate after scoring a goal against Chennaiyin FC in the Indian Super League match in New Delhi on Saturday. Photo; Sandeep Saxena

Dynamos prove too hot for Chennaiyin FC

The Delhi team’s pace and energy constantly troubled the Chennai outfit »

Can Blasters outgun Kolkata?

Atletico de Kolkata (ATK), with three wins in four outings, has shown that it is the best-prepared side in the Indian Super League. The craft and confidence that has underlined its dominanc... »

Bans handed out to Pires and Habas

FC Goa marquee player Robert Pires and Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) head coach Antonio Lopez Habas, who were reportedly involved in a scuffle during an ill-tempered Indian Super League (ISL) match at... »
Lionel Messi also had a quiet night by his standards and remains one goal short of the La Liga scoring record of 251 goals.
MADRID, October 26, 2014

Real Madrid rallies to take El Clasico spoils

Real Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point when it recovered from conceding an early goal to secure a stirring 3-1 comeback win in El Clasico on Saturday... »
Rio de Janeiro, October 25, 2014

Manchester United, Arsenal eye Brazil defender Mario Fernandes

English Premier League giants Manchester United and Arsenal are reportedly eyeing 24-year-old Brazilian defender Mario Fernandes. The player's club CSKA Moscow is understood to have placed... »
KOLKATA, October 25, 2014

Mohammedan Sporting to play in Durand Cup

Mohammedan Sporting renewed its commitment to play in the top tournaments in India, revoking its decision to pull out of the Durand Cup, on Friday. The club president and Trinamool Congr... »
Northeast United FC (white) and Mumbai FC players in action during the ISL match between Mumbai City Football Club and Northeast United FC, in Mumbai on Friday.
Mumbai, October 24, 2014

A crucial win for NorthEast United FC

Two second-half goals — one each by Kondwani Mtonga and Felipe de Castro — saw NorthEast United FC post an away win to Mumbai City FC in the Hero Indian Super League football at the D.Y. Patil sta... »
Sourav Ganguly. File photo
Kolkata, October 24, 2014

Win more important: Sourav Ganguly

His side might have made headlines for the wrong reasons in Goa, but Atletico de Kolkata co-owner and former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said the win was more important.As... »
Barcelona's Andres Iniesta (C) challenges for the ball with Ajax Amsterdam's Niklas Moinsander (L) and Joel Veltman during their Champions League soccer match at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona.
Madrid, October 24, 2014

Match against Real always a battle: Iniesta

Barcelona mid-field maestro Andres Iniesta said that Saturday’s much awaited Primera Liga football clash against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu is going to be to one of the toughest games as... »
Mumbai, October 24, 2014

Mumbai City FC hopes for another Moritz show

Andre Moritz is a far cry from the likes of the legendary Pele or Neymar, but the Santa-Catarina born Brazilian turned out to be a big hit among local fans scoring three goals in the Hero Indian S... »
Margao, October 23, 2014

Gavin Lobo’s brace helps Kolkata down Goa in ISL

East Bengal midfielder Gavin Lobo scored a brace in the second half to help table-toppers Atletico de Kolkata overcome a one goal deficit and edge past hosts FC Goa 2-1 in the Hero Indian Super Le... »
London, October 23, 2014

Fake Chelsea footballer jailed for four years

An impostor who pretended to be a Premier League club Chelsea footballer has been jailed for four years.Medi Abalimba, 25, posed as Gael Kakuta and spent 20,000 pounds on a spree in Selfrid... »
Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and Chennaiyin FC co-owner Abhishek Bachchan during the Indian Super League match between Chennaiyin FC and Kerala Blasters FC in Chennai on Tuesday. Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam
CHENNAI, October 22, 2014

‘Trademark name issue being sorted out’

Abhishek Bachchan, the co-owner of Chennayin FC in the Indian Super League, said on Tuesday that the legal issue concerning his team’s name would be sorted out. Chennai FC, a football club i... »    

Durand Cup: Vasco SC enters quarterfinals

La Liga: Atletico beats Espanyol

Mumbai City’s attacking duo

A fatal celebration

Durand Cup: Goa Velha beats Corps of Signals

Kicked about their goal

Chennaiyin FC hosts Kerala Blasters in its first home tie

Chennaiyin FC signs Djemba Djemba and Maurice Edu

IMG-Reliance spent around Rs. 55 crore on pitch, dressing rooms and floodlights

West Ham's Morgan Amalfitano (centre) scores past Manchester City's goalkeeper Joe Hart on Saturday.
LONDON, October 26, 2014

West Ham stuns Manchester City

West Ham maintained its strong form and stunned Manchester City with a 2-1 victory on Saturday, inflicting a second loss in the champion’s Premier League title defence. Morgan Amalfitano... »
Fikru Teferra Lemessa (Ethiopia) of Atletico de Kolkata. Photo: Ritu Raj Konwar
PANAJI, October 25, 2014

FC Goa seeks disciplinary action against Atletico de Kolkata player

Team Manager of FC Goa Jonathan D'Sousa has complained to the Match Commissioner of Indian Super League that the referee should have expelled Atletico de Kolkata player Fikru Tefera Lemessa for he... »
CHENNAI, October 25, 2014

Pierre Tillman serves legal notice on Chennaiyin FC

Swedish central midfielder Pierre Tillman, who was recently released by Chennaiyin FC, has sent a legal notice to the club, its CEO and co-owners Vita Dani and Abhishek Bachchan. The 27-year-old h... »
A new lease of life for Indian football. Photo: R. Ragu
MADURAI, October 24, 2014

In a different league

“It was electrifying,” beams young footballer Ajmer Khaja Mohideen, who went all the way from Madurai to Chennai to be present at the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium as a spectator when Chennaiyin Footb... »
Members of Delhi Dynamos enjoy a training session ahead of their game against Chennaiyin FC. Photo: Sandeep Saxena
New Delhi, October 24, 2014

Dynamos will look to dent Chennaiyin FC’s record

After spoiling Atletico de Kolkata’s perfect record in the Hero Indian Super League, Delhi Dynamos will aim to blemish Chennaiyin FC’s 100 % success rate at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Saturda... »
Margao, October 24, 2014

Durand Cup: Opera’s brace grounds Air Force

Tuff Laxmi Prasad’s N.D. Opera scored a brace to down Air Force 2-1 in the preliminary qualifying round of the 127th Durand Cup played at the Signals ground here on Thursday. Air Force pu... »
Mario Balotelli walks off the pitch at half-time with Pepe, before swapping shirts in the tunnel during their Champions League match.
ANFIELD, October 24, 2014

Rodgers sees red in Balotelli shirt swap

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers revealed he will take action against Mario Balotelli after he swapped shirts with Real Madrid’s Pepe at half-time of Wednesday’s 3-0 Champions League defeat again... »
Mumbai, October 23, 2014

Confident Mumbai City FC look to continue winning streak

After demolishing Pune City FC with a superb 5-0 scoreline, Mumbai City FC would look to continue their sparkling form when they clash with North East United FC in their next ISL fixture o... »
Arsenal's Lukas Podolski, right celebrates scoring the winning goal as teammate Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez leaps onto his back during the Group D Champions League match between Anderlecht and Arsenal at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday. Arsenal won the game 2-1.
BRUSSELS, October 23, 2014

Arsenal beats Anderlecht 2-1 to stay second in group

Kieran Gibbs and Lukas Podolski scored in the final minutes to give Arsenal 2-1 victory over Anderlecht and a thrilling Champions League birthday present for manager Arsene Wenger.With defe... »
CHENNAI, October 22, 2014

Materazzi all praise for crowd

Chennayin FC’s player-manager Marco Materazzi was happy with his side’s victory over Kerala Blasters on Tuesday. He, however, sidestepped a question on a controversial penalty awarded to... »

Serie A: Hat-trick of wins for Lazio

Bernard Mendy’s magic does it

Subroto Cup junior boys’ football: Sudden-death victory for Santo Antonio

‘I am very happy with players’ attitude’

Mohd. Sporting pulls out of Durand Cup

Suarez feared Barca would not sign him after biting ban

2018 World Cup final arena ‘ahead of schedule’: FIFA

NorthEast United hold FC Goa 1-1

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