Articles by Sreya Mazumder
Mar 15, 2020
ISL 2019-20: Dedication, ambition and Antonio Habas' tactical acumen lace ATK's glory of winning third titleFootballers thrive off the energy of match-going fans, but even playing to empty stands, ATK created a buzz, dismantling Chennaiyin FC’s dream of writing a fairytale conclusion for their impressive turnaround midway through the season.
Mar 01, 2020
ISL 2019-20, Bengaluru FC vs ATK 1st leg semi-final: Cautious approach from both sides could lead to cagey affairATK’s poor record at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium could act as a mental deterrent as well, for the Kolkata-based franchise has never won a game in Bengaluru.
Jan 18, 2020
Mohun Bagan merger presents two-time ISL champions ATK with an opportunity to find a home in the heart of BengalisThe merger will help relieve Mohun Bagan's financial burden, but it remains to be seen how much of their identity and age-old charm they manage to retain through this harrowing process
Jan 03, 2020
ISL 2019-20: With momentum on their side, FC Goa look to turn tables on Bengaluru FC in clash of titansIt will be as much a test of temperament as it will be of tactical supremacy. While recent history may be on Bengaluru FC’s side, the onus lies on them as well, to turn the tables and put a halt to FC Goa’s unrelenting pursuit for the Indian Super League title.
Dec 28, 2019
ISL 2019-20: ATK centre-forward Roy Krishna's calm and confident play inspires Kolkata side to bloom in crunch situationsSpeaking to Firstpost following ATK’s Christmas day win over the reigning champions, Krishna elaborated on his observations six months into life in India
Nov 23, 2019
Premier League: Young Chelsea have it in them to make things worse for Manchester CityTwelve games ago, when Chelsea were returning from Old Trafford after a 4-0 hammering, little would they have known that the next time they visit Manchester, they would have a realistic chance of beating defending champs City
Nov 19, 2019
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Winless India must hold their nerve at crucial junctures to get something out of Oman gameIn football, often moments win or lose matches. Against Oman, perhaps India's biggest challenge will be to take control of their own destiny and ensure they keep composure at those poignant moments which decide games.
Nov 10, 2019
ISL 2019-20: Roy Krishna-David Williams' successful pairing stands out in ATK's win; Jamshedpur FC need to rethink strategyHere are four takeaways from the 19th game of ISL 2019-20, in which hosts ATK came out on top with a 3-1 win over Jamshedpur FC
Nov 08, 2019
ISL 2019-20: Jamshedpur FC's Aniket Jadhav continues to touch new heights on the back of hard work, belief and patienceFrom representing India in FIFA U-17 World Cup to impressing fans playing for Jamshedpur FC in ISL, 19-year-old Aniket Jadhav has already witnessed multiple highs in his young career.
Nov 04, 2019
ISL 2019-20: Bengaluru FC's lack of attacking efficiency in final third, resolute Subrata Pal help complacent Jamshedpur FC escape with drawBengaluru FC finished the night with 14 shots, nine of them on target and yet, Cuadrat’s side will go back with nothing to show for their efforts. For all of Bengaluru’s tactical acumen and technical proficiency, they have been consistently second-best in the final third over 270 minutes of play.