Matos, who had coached India in the FIFA U-17 World Cup, expressed his inability to continue owing to a combination of exigencies on the personal front and an aggravated knee injury
Indian Arrows produced an impressive display of possession football with Nongdamba Naorem scoring a peach of a goal in a solo run to provide the icing on the cake in their 3-0 drubbing of Shillong Lajong in an entertaining I-League match in New Delhi on Tuesday.
I-League 2017-18: Indian Arrows face tough test against leaders Minerva Punjab in first away fixture
A stern test awaits young Indian Arrows as they face table toppers Minerva Punjab in an away fixture of the I-League at the Guru Nanak Stadium, in Ludhiana on Monday.
Life in top-flight domestic football began on a promising note for Indian Arrows as they relied on Aniket Anil Jadhav's brace to blank Chennai City FC 3-0.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Not long before India plays a mega event on their own, says Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Sunday hoped that the stupendous success of FIFA Under-17 World Cup would motivate the country's budding footballers to improve their game and eye a World Cup qualification in near future.
India would like to take some inspiration from Niger, another World Cup debutants, who kicked off their campaign in the tournament with a win over North Korea on Saturday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Hosts India ready for 'first step for the future' in maiden appearance in event
India's team will set a benchmark regardless of its result against the United States in the Under-17 World Cup on Friday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: India coach Stephen Constantine to guide the England team 'as much as he can'
India coach Stephen Constantine has claimed the Football Association (FA) has reached out to him for guiding the England team in the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup, and he is ready to "help them as much as I can".
Minutes after India had drawn USA, Colombia and Ghana, the hosts' U-17 coach Luis Norton de Matos sounded confident. Almost defiant.
The India U-17 World Cup Squad stunned their fancied Italian counterparts 2-0 in Arizo, Italy, on Friday.
The Indian U-17 World Cup team played out a 1-1 draw against second division club side of the Paris League, Saint Leu as part of the exposure trip of Europe.
The Indian U-17 World Cup football team will face Portugal's Vitoria de Setubal side on Tuesday in their first practice match of the exposure trip of Europe.
The Indian U-17 World Cup squad defeated Belarus U-18 by a solitary goal in its second match of the Granatkin Memorial Cup in Russia on Tuesday.