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Hiddink slams UEFA ban for Anzhi home arena


July 13th, 2012 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Anzhi coach Guus Hiddink has hit out at UEFA for banning his team from playing Europa League football in their Caucasus home town of Makhachkala ... Read more...

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Hiddink hints at Anzhi exit


July 13th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Guus Hiddink suggested Friday that he does not plan to stay as coach of big spending Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala in the long term.Hiddink, 65, ... Read more...

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Anzhi unfit to host Europa League games: UEFA


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) European football's governing body UEFA has proclaimed the Russian province of Dagestan is unfit to hold Europa League football matches for Russian Premier League side ... Read more...

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Pune FC win U-20 I-league


May 15th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kalyani (Kolkata), May 15 (IANS) Pune FC kept their winning run intact, registering a 2-0 victory against Shillong Lajong Tuesday to annex the Under-20 I-league football title, the first-ever at ... Read more...

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I-League: Barreto scores in his swansong as Bagan blank Pune FC


May 6th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) Mohun Bagan beat Pune FC 2-0 in their concluding match of I-League football at the Salt Lake Stadium here Sunday, with Brazilian striker Jose Ramirez Barreto, ... 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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Dempo crowned I-League champions


May 5th, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) Dempo, who had already assured themselves of the I-League football title with a round to go, clinched their fifth champions crown Saturday in style with a ... Read more...

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Mohun Bagan face Pune in Barreto’s farewell match


May 5th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) Mohun Bagan will take on Pune FC in their last I-League football match at the Salt Lake Stadium here Sunday. The match will also be a ... 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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Pailan Arrows register second consecutive I-League win


April 28th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Pailan Arrows beat HAL Bangalore 2-1 to ensure second successive victory in an I-League football encounter at the Bangalore Football Stadium, Saturday.For Arrows, Ajay Singh ... Read more...

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Holders Salgaocar eye win against relegated Chirag United


April 28th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, April 28 (IANS) Defending champions Salgaocar Sports Club take on Chirag United Kerala in an I-League football encounter at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, here Sunday.Chirag United Kerala are on ... Read more...

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Pailan Arrows beat Chirag Kerala for first win in I-League


April 25th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 25 (IANS) Pailan Arrows defeated Chirag United Kerala 3-0 to register their first win in I-League football at the Nehru Stadium here Wednesday.Pailan Arrows, All India Football Federation ... 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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Napoli beat Novara to keep Champions League hopes alive


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 22 (IANS) Italian Serie A club, Napoli remained in contention for a place in next season's Champions League after they beat relegation-threatened Novara 2-0 at home.Edinson Cavani and ... Read more...

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Pune FC thrash HAL 5-1 in U-20 I-League


April 20th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Navi Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Pune FC registered their best-ever win in the Under-20 I-League football, beating Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) Bangalore 5-1 in their opening at the Father Agnel ... Read more...

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Sporting bet Athletic in first leg of Europa semis


April 20th, 2012 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lisbon, April 20 (IANS) Sporting Lisbon defeated Athletic Bilbao 2-1 in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League football semifinals here.For Sporting the win in the first leg of ... 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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HAL take on Mumbai FC in I-League


April 13th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) HAL Bangalore, who are already relegated, will take on Mumbai FC in the 25th round I-League football at the Bangalore Football Stadium here Saturday.Mumbai FC have ... Read more...

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Pailan Arrows face Air India in I-League


April 13th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Pailan Arrows would host Air India in the 25th round I-League football encounter at the Salt Lake Stadium here Saturday. Pailan Arrows stays on nine ... Read more...

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Dempo move step closer to I-League title


April 11th, 2012 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Margaon, April 11 (IANS) Dempo took a major step towards winning the I-League football title when they got the better of Churchill Brothers 4-2 in an exciting 23rd round tie ... Read more...

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Sporting Clube beat Lajong 1-0


March 31st, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 31 (IANS) Riding on a solitary strike from Adil Khan Sporting Clube de Goa earned full points as they beat host Shillong Lajong FC by a solitary goal ... Read more...

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Three Spanish sides in Europa League action


March 28th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 28 (IANS) Three Spanish clubs are in Europa League football action Thursday as they aim to take a big step towards the semifinal of the competition.Atletico Madrid are ... Read more...

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I-League: Dempo score easy victory over HAL


March 24th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, March 24 (IANS) Dempo Sports Club opened a nine point gap at the top of the I-League football ladder with an easy 3-0 win over HAL Bangalore at the ... 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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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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Europa League: Manchester United edge out Ajax, Valencia beat Stoke


February 24th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 24 (IANS) Manchester United snucked through to the last 16 of the Europa League football after they lost 1-2 in the second leg at home to Dutch outfit ... Read more...

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Manchester United outclass Ajax at Europa League


February 17th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Feb 17 (IANS) Manchester United took a huge step towards the pre-quarterfinals of the Europa League football by beating Ajax 2-0 here Thursday.The English giants, just like Ajax, ... Read more...

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I-League: Dempo beat 10-man Pailan Arrows


February 12th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 12 (IANS) Dempo SC consolidated their place at the top of the I-League football table beating Pailan Arrows 2-0 here Sunday.For the winners Ranti Martins scored both goals ... Read more...

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Lajong register unlikely win over East Bengal


February 11th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 11 (IANS) Shillong Lajong came from behind to earn full points as they registered an upset win over East Bengal 2-1, in the 20th round of I-League football ... Read more...

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Odafa rescues Mohun Bagan again in I-League


February 11th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 11 (IANS) Odafa Okolie proved the savior yet again for Mohun Bagan as they registered a 2-1 victory over Mumbai FC in the 20th round of I-League football ... Read more...

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Sporting Clube wary of Nigerian striker Chidi


February 11th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, Feb 11 (IANS) Sporting Clube de Goa technical director, Alex Alvares has picked up Salgaocar striker Edeh Chidi as the key factor when the two teams clash in the ... Read more...

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Pune FC eager to get on against Prayag United


February 11th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 11 (IANS) Pune, who showed greater character by pulling themselves back from defeat in their last round, will brace for another stiff test when they take on Prayag ... Read more...

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Salgaocar scrape past Prayag United


February 6th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Fatorda (Goa), Feb 6 (IANS) Salgaocar Sports Club overcame a stiff second-half resistance from Prayag United to score a solitary goal victory in the 19th round I-League football match ... Read more...

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Churchill’s chance to claim No.2 spot


February 5th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 5 (IANS) The drawn Kolkata Derby Saturday has given Churchill Brothers a golden chance to challenge fellow Goan club Dempo SC when they take on embattled Mumbai ... Read more...

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Prayag United face Salgaocar in I-League


February 5th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Fatorda (Goa), Feb 5 (IANS) Prayag United will be highly motivated for their 19th round I-league football clash against Salgaocar Sports Club as the Kolkata side can move to the ... Read more...

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