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Bangladesh presents Tagore memorabilia to Bengal universities


September 12th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 12 (IANS) Replicas of two boats associated with Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore were presented by Bangladesh Wednesday to two Indian universities.A Bangladeshi delegation, led by culture and information ... Read more...

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Federation Cup: Pune FC placed in tough draw


August 31st, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Pune FC has been clubbed with Salgaocar SC, Prayag United SC and United Sikkim SC in Group D of the 34rd Federation Cup that begins ... Read more...

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We have to give 100 percent against Cameroon: Robin Singh


August 30th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) India's attacking mid-fielder Robin Singh feels that the two-time champions have the ability to beat Cameroon, the highest ranked team in the Nehru Cup, in ... Read more...

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Under-19 cricketers’ welcome ends in chaos in Kolkata


August 29th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 29 (IANS) A heroes' welcome to two members of India's Under-19 World Cup winning squad ended in chaos Wednesday following an ugly quarrel between the police and a ... Read more...

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Federation Cup: Holders Salgaocar in tough group


August 24th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar have been clubbed with Pune FC, Prayag United and United Sikkim FC in Group D for the Federation Cup football tournament and ... Read more...

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Jeje to lead India U-22 in AFC Championship qualifiers


June 20th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Jeje Lalpekhlua will lead the India football team in the AFC U-22 Championship (Qualifiers) to be played in Muscat from June 23.Goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu ... Read more...

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Indian U-22 soccer squad leaves for Muscat


June 14th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The Indian Under-22 squad is set to leave for Dubai for an eight-day training camp ahead of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Championship's qualifier in ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan to buy stake in I-League champions Dempo


June 1st, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) After tasting success in cricket, Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has now switched his attention to soccer and is in talks with I-League champions ... Read more...

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East Bengal coach Morgan resigns


May 15th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) East Bengal football coach Trevor James Morgan Monday quit from his post, hours after the red and gold brigade won the Kolkata Premier division football league, ... Read more...

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East Bengal finish second in I-League


May 5th, 2012 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 5 (IANS) East Bengal defeated Air India by a solitary goal in their last league match at the Balewadi Sports Complex here Saturday and finished second in I-League ... Read more...

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I-League: Churchill Brothers looking to finish second


May 5th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Margaon (Goa), May 5 (IANS) Churchill Brothers technical director Subhas Bhowmick is keeping his fingers crossed and hoping his team can finish second in the I-League. For that to happen, ... Read more...

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I-League clubs skip last meeting of ad-hoc committee


May 4th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Despite making hue and cry over the sorry state of the I-League, top clubs Friday skipped the last meeting of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) ... Read more...

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Champions Dempo aim to end I-League on high note


May 4th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) Already assured the I-League football title, champions Dempo face Prayag United in the last round here Saturday at the Salt Lake Stadium and aim to end ... Read more...

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I-League: East Bengal thrash Sporting Club 3-0


April 30th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) East Bengal thrashed Sporting Clube de Goa 3-0 in an I-League encounter at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan Monday. Sanju Pradhan, Tolgay Ozbey and Robin Singh scored ... Read more...

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Salgaocar edge past Chirag 1-0 in I-League


April 29th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 29 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar SC scraped past Chiag United Kerala 1-0 in the I-League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda here Sunday.Salgaocar captain Luciano Sabrosa made ... Read more...

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I-League: Chirag take on Pailan Arrows


April 24th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 24 (IANS) A desperate Chirag Kerala will look to secure all three points when they take on Pailan Arrows in an I-League football match at the Jawaharlal Nehru ... Read more...

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East Bengal striker Tolgay fined Rs.50,000


April 20th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 20 (IANS) The All India Football Federation (AIFF) disciplinary committee Friday fined East Bengal's Australian striker Tolgay Ozbey for assaulting the Nehru Stadium's senior ground supervisor Raju Adpaikar ... Read more...

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Dempo bag I-League title for record fifth time (With Images)


April 20th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 20 (IANS) Dempo made history in Indian football here Friday as they won the I-League crown for a record fifth time with a goalless draw against East Bengal ... Read more...

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Dempo a draw away from winning the I-League


April 19th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 19 (IANS) A draw is just enough for Dempo to bag the I-League football title for the record fifth time when they face East Bengal in a key ... Read more...

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I-League: Pune FC take on Salgaocar


April 17th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 17 (IANS) Pune FC will have to work hard if they are to stand a chance of finishing second in the I-League when they take on defending champions ... Read more...

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East Bengal scrape past Chirag United 4-3


April 16th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) East Bengal beat Chirag United Kerala 4-3 in a thrilling I-League encounter at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan here Monday.For East Bengal, Penn Orji scored in the ... Read more...

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I-League: Pune FC look to open gap on rivals for second spot


April 14th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 14 (IANS) Pune FC welcome back some key players as they look to cement their second place in the table and score some crucial points against Churchill Brothers ... Read more...

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Relegation-threatened Mumbai FC face Lajong


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 3 (IANS) Stuck at the bottom of the league standings for quite some time, Mumbai FC has an ardous task of lifting up their game and morale if ... Read more...

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I-League: East Bengal breeze past Mumbai FC


March 30th, 2012 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 30 (IANS) East Bengal came back from behind to breeze past Mumbai FC 3-1 at the Yuva Bharati Krirangan here Friday to move to 41 points in the ... Read more...

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We can defeat Salgaocar, says Air India coach


March 30th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, March 30 (IANS) Air India coach Santosh Kashyap is hoping that his team can spring another surprise on Salgaocar Sports Club when the two teams meet in the 22nd ... Read more...

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East Bengal look to continuing winning streak


March 29th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) East Bengal would look to continuing their winning streak when they host Mumbai FC in the 22nd round I-League encounter at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan Friday. ... Read more...

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I-League: East Bengal beat Salgaocar 1-0


March 25th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 25 (IANS) East Bengal put their title aspirations back on track with a 1-0 win over Salgaocar SC, in the 21st round of the I-League at the Yuba ... Read more...

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I-League: Prayag thrash Mumbai FC 3-0


March 24th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) Prayag United thrashed Mumbai FC 3-0 in the I-League football at the Salt Lake Stadium here Saturday.Kayne Vincent scored a brace in 42nd and 83rd minutes ... Read more...

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East Bengal win 116th IFA Shield


March 17th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) East Bengal goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh emerged the hero as he brought off valiant saves to enable his side lift the title in the 116th IFA ShieLd ... Read more...

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East Bengal in IFA Shield final


March 13th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Mar 13 (IANS) Riding on a first half strike by Tolgey Ozbay, East Bengal scraped into the final of the IFA Shield football tournament for the 40th time with ... Read more...

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I-League football clubs form their association


March 10th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) India's I-League football clubs came together Saturday to form the Indian Professional Football Clubs Association (IPFCA). Eleven of the 12 I-League clubs met here at the ... Read more...

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AFC Cup: East Bengal lose 0-1 to Al Orouba


March 6th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 6 (IANS) City soccer giants East Bengal failed to translate their domination into goals to go down 0-1 to Yemen's Al Orouba in their maiden Group B AFC ... Read more...

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East Bengal have task cut out against Al Orouba


March 5th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Struggling city soccer giants East Bengal face a stiff test as they come up against formidable Yemen side Al Orouba in a Group B AFC Cup ... Read more...

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IFA Shield: Pune FC share honours with Pailan Arrows


March 4th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 4 (IANS) Pune FC came from behind to draw 1-1 against Pailan Arrows in the 116th IFA Football Shield at the East Bengal ground here Sunday. Pailan Arrows ... Read more...

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Pune FC geared up to face Pailan Arrows in IFA Shield


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 3 (IANS) Pune FC start their campaign in the 116th Indian Football Association (IFA) Shield when they take on Pailan Arrows at the East Bengal ground Sunday. Clubbed ... Read more...

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