ISL: Mumbai keep playoffs hopes alive with 3-2 win over NorthEast

Mumbai, Feb 23 : Mumbai FC kept their slim chances of making the playoffs alive with a last-gasp 3-2 victory over bottom-placed NorthEast United FC in a thrilling Indian Super League (ISL) encounter here at the Mumbai Football Arena on Thursday. Cameroonian attacking midfielder Achille Emana (15th minute) opened the scoring for the hosts in […]

ISL: Mumbai keep playoffs hopes alive with 3-2 win over NorthEast

Mumbai, Feb 22 : Mumbai FC kept their slim chances of making the playoffs alive with a last-gasp 3-2 victory over bottom-placed NorthEast United FC in a thrilling Indian Super League (ISL) encounter here at the Mumbai Football Arena on Thursday. Cameroonian attacking midfielder Achille Emana (15th) opened the scoring for the hosts in what […]

I-League: Match dates of three title contenders changed

New Delhi, Feb 22 : The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday made changes in the dates of three crucial I-League matches involving championship contenders Minerva Punjab FC, East Bengal and Neroca FC. Going by the original set of fixtures, I-League debutants Neroca FC, who are currently leading the points table, were to play […]

Vasco da Gama advance in Copa Libertadores

La Paz, Feb 22 : Brazil’s Vasco da Gama defeated Bolivia’s Jorge Wilstermann 4-0 to advance to Group 5 of the Copa Libertadores, South America’s premier club football competition. Vasco da Gama’s win on Wednesday night tied the teams in the third phase of the series, forcing a tie-breaker on penalty kicks that turned the […]

ICC gives go ahead to Global T20 Canada

New Delhi, Feb 22 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) has granted official sanction to Global T20 Canada, the first franchise-based Twenty20 league to be held in the north American country, it was announced here on Thursday. Conceptualised, designed, developed and managed by the Mercuri Group with Cricket Canada — the official governing body for […]