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Shillong Lajong pip Mumbai FC 2-1


September 19th, 2012 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jamshedpur, Sep 19 (IANS) Shillong Lajong got the better of Mumbai FC 2-1 on the opening day of the Federation Cup at the Keenan Stadium here Wednesday while Pailan Arrows ... Read more...

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Sesa Goa in Durand Cup


August 27th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 27 (IANS) Sesa Goa drew 1-1 with Pune FC to qualify for the semifinal of the 125th Durand Cup at the Ambedkar Stadium here Monday.The result helped ... Read more...

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India out of AFC U-22 Championship


July 4th, 2012 - 1:32 am ICT by IANS
Muscat, July 3 (IANS) India failed to qualify for the final round of the under-22 AFC Championship as they were thrashed 0-4 by Oman in their last match of the ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: France get quarterfinal with 2-0 Sweden loss


June 20th, 2012 - 4:29 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Zlatan Ibrahimovic's spectacular second-half volley helped Sweden to a Euro 2012 consolation victory over France Tuesday, relegating the French to second place in Group ... 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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Real Madrid steer seven points clear of Barcelona


January 29th, 2012 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 29 (IANS) Real Madrid have opened up a seven point lead at the top of the Spanish Primera Liga thanks to a comfortable 3-1 win over Zaragoza at ... Read more...

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Air India snap Mumbai FC’s five-match unbeaten run in I-League


January 28th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 28 (IANS) Mumbai FC's five-match unbeaten run in the I-League came to an end with a 1-0 loss to Air India in the 17th round of I-League football ... Read more...

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SAFF Cup: Spirited Nepal held 1-1 by Maldives


December 2nd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) A spirited Nepal were unfortunate to be held 1-1 by the Maldives while traditional rivals Pakistan and Bangladesh played out a goalless draw on the ... Read more...

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Rovers defeat Pune FC 3-0 in exhibition match


October 7th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 7 (IANS) English Premier League side Blackburn Rovers scored a facile 3-0 win over local side Pune FC in an exhibition football match amidst incessant rain here Friday.Rovers' ... Read more...

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Messi choreographs Argentina’s 1-0 victory over gritty Venezuela (Lead)


September 3rd, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 2 (IANS) Lionel Messi celebrated his debut as Argentina's regular captain by setting up the winner from a setpiece to enable his side get past fellow Latin Americans ... Read more...

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Chirag United held by Indian Arrows in I-League


February 11th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 11 (IANS) Chirag United were held goalless by Indian Arrows in the 14th round of the football I-League here Friday. It turned out to be a drab encounter, barring a ... Read more...

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Joshimar misses penalty, Chirag finish goalless with East Bengal


January 14th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) Chirag missed a golden chance to upset table toppers East Bengal by fumbling on a penalty as the two sides finished goalless in an I-League game here Friday.Chirag ... Read more...

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Bengal beat Punjab to win Santosh Trophy for record 30th time (Lead)


August 9th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 8 (IANS) Bengal defeated Punjab 2-1 to win the 64th Santosh Trophy national football championship after 11 years here Sunday. It was a record 30th win for Bengal. Denson Devadas scored ... Read more...

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Santosh Trophy: Goa, Services win


July 31st, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 31 (IANS) Services rallied back from their previous match defeat to register a 2-1 win over Karnataka in their Santosh Trophy soccer competition Group A quarter final league match here ... Read more...

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Ghana make Africa proud with extra-time defeat of US


June 27th, 2010 - 4:05 am ICT by IANS
Rustenburg (South Africa), June 27 (DPA) Ghana made Africa proud Saturday by defeating the United States 2-1 in Rustenburg to reach the quarter-finals of the World Cup in South Africa thanks to ... Read more...

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US draw 2-2 with Slovenia, keep qualfication hopes alive (Lead)


June 18th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 18 (DPA) The United States fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 against Slovenia in the football World Cup and kept their qualification chances alive after a ... Read more...

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Germany’s Podolski named Man of the Match


June 14th, 2010 - 4:06 am ICT by IANS
Durban, June 14 (DPA) Midfielder Lukas Podolski was named FIFA Man of the Match in Germany's comfortable 4-0 victory over 10-man Australia Sunday.The Polish-born left-footer was a dominating offensive force on the ... Read more...

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Braveheart Yakubu scores twice despite bereavement, East Bengal win


January 23rd, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 22 (IANS) Notwithstanding the death of his mother back home, Ghanaian Yusif Yakubu sparkled with a brace as former champions East Bengal edged past Goa's Churchill Brothers 3-2 in an ... Read more...

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Mohun Bagan beat Viva Kerala 2-0


October 13th, 2009 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 12 (IANS) Mohun Bagan registered their maiden victory in I-League soccer by prevailing 2-0 over Viva Kerala despite a less than impressive show here Monday. Bagan struck gold after a barren ... Read more...

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I-Leaue: JCT held by East Bengal in a barren draw


October 11th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 11 (IANS) Failing to convert chances into goals, East Bengal had to be content with a goalless draw against JCT Mills, Phagwara, in an I-League football here Sunday. Dominating the lion's ... Read more...

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Brazil Scores Over Argentina In World Cup Qualifier


September 6th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Argentina was in for a big shock yesterday when they met their arch rivals Brazil in the World Cup qualifying match. Brazil beat Argentina 3-1 in an action packed ... Read more...

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TFA stun East Bengal 3-1


September 4th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Young Tata Football Academy (TFA) played a dream second half to stun city giants East Bengal 3-1 in a group A encounter of the 114th IFA Shield ... Read more...

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Md.Sporting, Air India win inaugural ties in IFA Shield


August 30th, 2009 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 30 (IANS) Kolkata's Mohammedan Sporting and Mumbai's Air India won their group league encounters on the inaugural day of the 114th IFA Shield football tournament here Sunday. In group B, Sporting ... Read more...

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Chirag, Sporting finish 2-2


March 8th, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 7 (IANS) Missing chances aplenty, Chirag United had to be rest content with a 2-2 draw against city rivals Mohammedan Sporting in the I-League here Saturday. Subair Muritala Ali and Shankar ... Read more...

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Mohun Bagan lucky to scrape past Mohammedan Sporting


February 16th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) Former champions Mohun Bagan extended their winning run to 10 matches on the trot with a 1-0 win over city rivals Mohammedan Sporting to remain atop the table ... Read more...

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Bagan emerge leader, record ninth consecutive win


February 7th, 2009 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 6 (IANS) Mohun Bagan climbed to the top spot with a Bhaichung Bhutia strike to defeat Sporting Clube de Goa 1-0 and set up an I-League record of nine wins ... Read more...

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Mahindra United beat Chirag United 2-0 in I-League


February 1st, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Mumbai's Mahindra United delivered twin blows in the later half to prevail 2-0 over Chirag United in an I-League match here Sunday.Steven Dias and Edeh Chidi found the ... Read more...

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Mahindra United beat Dempo 3-1 in I-League


January 19th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) Defending Champions Dempo of Goa went down 3-1 against local outfit Mahindra United in eleventh round of the I-League football at the Cooperage Stadium here Monday.The match was ... Read more...

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Bagan climb to second spot in I-League


November 25th, 2008 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Mohun Bagan continued to be on song as they registered their fifth consecutive victory, prevailing 1-0 over Mahindra United Mumbai in the I-League here Monday.Baichung Bhutia struck the ... Read more...

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East Bengal hold Mahindra 1-1


November 8th, 2008 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 7 (IANS) Mahindra United, Mumbai, failed to hold on to a second half lead and ended 1-1 against three-time champions East Bengal in a I-League outing here Friday.Mahindra's joy in ... Read more...

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Sporting, Air India finish 1-1 in I-League


September 29th, 2008 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) City outfit Mohammedan Sporting and Air India, Mumbai, dished out a listless fare to finish with a 1-1 draw in their ONGC I-League engagement at Barasat near here ... Read more...

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Mahindra United move into Durand Cup semis


September 2nd, 2008 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Mahindra United became the fourth team to qualify for Durand Cup semi-finals after a 1-1 draw with Churchill Brothers on the concluding day of the quarterfinal league ... Read more...

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JCT in Durand semi-finals, Sporting Goa on course


August 30th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) JCT are through to the semi-finals of the Durand Cup with a 3-1 victory over Tata Football Academy while Sporting Clube de Goa stayed on course by ... Read more...

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Bhaichung scores a brace against Ballack’s team


July 13th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Munich, July 13 (IANS) It was a night to remember for India captain Bhaichung Bhutia who stood out with his brace alongside some big names in world football in a charity match ... Read more...

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Kashmir beats Daman in Santosh cluster match


May 28th, 2008 - 12:03 am ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) Hosts Jammu and Kashmir won their second preliminary round Santosh Trophy championship match against Daman and Diu by four goals to nil at Bakshi Stadium here Tuesday. In ... Read more...

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