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I-League: Real Kashmir continue unbeaten run with 1-0 win over Churchill Brothers
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I-League: Real Kashmir continue unbeaten run with 1-0 win over Churchill Brothers

A 76th minute header by substitute Ibrahim Nurudeen handed the Snow Leopards their first win over Churchill Brothers in the I-League

Aizawl FC, TRAU FC register wins in I-League
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Aizawl FC, TRAU FC register wins in I-League

Having drawn one and lost the other in their earlier matches, Aizawl FC now have four points in their kitty after three rounds

I-League: Aizawl FC, TRAU FC share spoils after 1-1 draw
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I-League: Aizawl FC, TRAU FC share spoils after 1-1 draw

A goal in each half by Sagolsem Bikash Singh (18th minute) and K Lalrinfela (48th) for TRAU and Aizawl, respectively, meant that the two sides went home with a point each

I-League: Aggressive RoundGlass Punjab FC beat Sreenidi Deccan, Kenkre beat Sudeva to kick-off campaign
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I-League: Aggressive RoundGlass Punjab FC beat Sreenidi Deccan, Kenkre beat Sudeva to kick-off campaign

The Punjab side was aggressive and continued to create waves of attack, while Sudeva stepped up their attack in the final quarter to snatch victory.

I-League: Real Kashmir begin new season with 1-0 win over Neroca FC
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I-League: Real Kashmir begin new season with 1-0 win over Neroca FC

It was Issahak Nuhu’s excellent 53rd minute strike that sealed all three points for new head coach Mehrajuddin Wadoo’s team.

I-League winner to be promoted to ISL next season: AIFF
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I-League winner to be promoted to ISL next season: AIFF

But the participation of I-League winners of the 2022-23 season and 2023-24 in the ISL will be subject to fulfilling the club licensing criteria.

I-League 2022-23 schedule announced: Gokulam Kerala face Mohammedan Sporting in first match on 12 November
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I-League 2022-23 schedule announced: Gokulam Kerala face Mohammedan Sporting in first match on 12 November

The 2022-23 I-League season will be played in the regular home and away format.

I-League Committee sticks to 3+1 rule on number of foreigners in season beginning 29 October
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I-League Committee sticks to 3+1 rule on number of foreigners in season beginning 29 October

Last season, the I-League clubs were allowed to register six foreign players but only four, including one Asian, were allowed on the match-day squad.

Draft constitution recognises I-League as India's top football competition instead of ISL
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Draft constitution recognises I-League as India's top football competition instead of ISL

Replacing the ISL, the I-League could regain its status as the country's top-tier football competition, as per the draft constitution formulated by the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators.

Gokulam Kerala becomes first team to successfully defend I-League title
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Gokulam Kerala becomes first team to successfully defend I-League title

Rishad PP, who plays as a defensive midfielder, put defending champions Gokulam Kerala ahead with his 49th minute strike to stun the partisan crowd of over 35,000 at the Salt Lake Stadium.

I-League: Aizawl FC return to winning ways against Indian Arrows
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I-League: Aizawl FC return to winning ways against Indian Arrows

Arrows got their nose in front in the first half before Aizawl restored parity minutes later. Zate bagged the winner 12 minutes from time to give his side all three points at the Naihati Stadium.

I-League: Indian Arrows upset injury-riddled Real Kashmir in relegation playoff round fixture
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I-League: Indian Arrows upset injury-riddled Real Kashmir in relegation playoff round fixture

Sajad Parray (12th) and Parthib Gogoi (73rd) were on target for the All India Football Federation development outfit, while Real Kashmir struck one through K Malemngamba Meitei (19th).

I-League: Mason Robertson's last-minute goal helps Real Kashmir escape with a draw against TRAU
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I-League: Mason Robertson's last-minute goal helps Real Kashmir escape with a draw against TRAU

The game had 0-0 written all over it till the 87th minute when Fernandinho opened the account for TRAU with what seemed like a winning goal. Real Kashmir did not stay quiet as they grabbed the equaliser via their captain.

I-League: Momo Cisse's late goal helps Churchill Brothers pip Indian Arrows 2-1
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I-League: Momo Cisse's late goal helps Churchill Brothers pip Indian Arrows 2-1

Arrows took the lead at the end of the first half, thanks to Brijesh Giri but Churchill bounced back in the second half, scoring a goal right after half time, courtesy of Komron Tursunov.

I-League: Rajasthan United secure championship playoff spot with goalless draw against Sreenidi Deccan
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I-League: Rajasthan United secure championship playoff spot with goalless draw against Sreenidi Deccan

Rajasthan dominated the game and it seemed they would come out on top but eventually had to settle for a third consecutive draw.

I-League: Crowds to be allowed for second round of matches for first time in two years
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I-League: Crowds to be allowed for second round of matches for first time in two years

The ongoing season of the league, which had been suspended on 3 January after a COVID-19 outbreak inside the bio-bubble, had resumed on 3 March.

I-League: Sreenidi Deccan score two late goals to beat Aizawl FC 2-0
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I-League: Sreenidi Deccan score two late goals to beat Aizawl FC 2-0

A penalty conversion in the 83rd minute by skipper David Castaneda and a stoppage-time strike from Vanlalbia Chhangte were enough to see Sreenidi Deccan sail past Aizawl.

I-League: Reigning champions Gokulam Kerala beat Indian Arrows 5-0 to reclaim top position
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I-League: Reigning champions Gokulam Kerala beat Indian Arrows 5-0 to reclaim top position

Ahmed Waseem Razeek (ninth minute), Sharif Mohammad (28th), Luka Majcen (32nd), Jithin MS (72nd) and Thahir Zaman (80th) were on target for Gokulam.

I-League: Real Kashmir FC and Rajasthan United FC face off for place in top seven
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I-League: Real Kashmir FC and Rajasthan United FC face off for place in top seven

The Snow Leopards are coming into the match after conceding a late goal against Churchill Brothers while Rajasthan United faced defeat at the hands of league leaders Mohammedan SC.

Indian football's main issue is the lack of robust league structure, says AIFF general secretary Kushal Das
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Indian football's main issue is the lack of robust league structure, says AIFF general secretary Kushal Das

Kushal Das also said that the duration of the Indian Super League also needs to be increased.