Postponement of World Cup qualifier match at Kolkata left us heartbroken, says Afghanistan's Zohib Islam Amiri
The Afghanistan team is heartbroken after the coronavirus-forced lockdown deprived it of an opportunity to soak in Kolkata's football atmosphere during its scheduled return-leg FIFA World Cup Qualifier, says the country's former captain Zohib Islam Amiri.
I-League 2017-18: Henry Kisekka's late strike helps Gokulam Kerala FC stun former champions Mohun Bagan
The win against Mohun Bagan lifted Gokulam from the bottom, going past Chennai City on better head-to-head count as the Kerala outfit secured their fourth win from 13 matches
I-League 2017-18: East Bengal boss Khalid Jamil accepts responsibility for Kolkata derby loss but refuses to step down
Shouts of "Khalid Jamil go back" filled the Salt Lake Stadium after East Bengal's second derby defeat of the I-League season but the defiant coach, while taking responsibility for the reverse, refused to step down.
Bengaluru FC are placed third on the standings with 15 points from five wins in eight games, while ATK are seventh with nine points following two wins.
I-League 2017-18: Aizawl FC ride on striker William Lalnunfela's brace to earn a point against East Bengal
Aizawl FC forward William Lalnunfela completed a brilliant brace in the dying minutes to hold East Bengal 2-2 in their thrilling I-League opener.
ISL 2017-18: Marcelinho stars as FC Pune City thrash two-time champions ATK to notch first win of season
Marcelo Pereira spoilt ATK's first home match of the season as the Brazilian led FC Pune City's 4-1 rout of the two-time defending champions in their Indian Super League football fixture.
ATK were held to a goalless draw by Kerala Blasters in the ISL opener in Kochi and are also missing their star recruit, Robbie Keane.
After their first match at home, ATK will be on the road for three back-to-back away games beginning with Jamshedpur FC, Chennaiyin FC and Mumbai City FC.
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ATK head coach Teddy Sheringham said that the sheer number of fans who turn up at the Indian Super League matches was the biggest reason he agreed to come to India.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Kolkata accounted for over 45 percent of total attendance, claims Mamata Banerjee
Kolkata was way ahead of second-placed New Delhi (19.78%) in the total attendance share of 13,47,000 attendance across all matches in all six venues across the country, Mamata said in a post on her official Facebook page.
The young Spanish side would have learnt a lot from their trip to India and they will only get better. If England's future holds promise, Spain need not worry as well.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: England ride on Phil Foden's brace to thrash European champions Spain in final
The 17th edition of the FIFA U-17 World in India turned out to be a milestone event as it became the most attended and the highest scoring tournament ever.
A riveting contest is on the cards when England and Spain lock horns in the first-ever all-European summit clash of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, which will have a new champion on Saturday after a record-breaking tournament.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Flamboyant Brazil, aggressive Mali look to sign off on a high in bronze medal match
Their bid for a fourth title halted by England in the semi-finals, Brazil will seek a consolation win when they take on Mali in the third-place play-off of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in what could turn out to be a high-scoring match in Kolkata on Saturday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: From Rhian Brewster to Curtis Anderson, 5 England players to watch out for in final
With England having scored the most number of goals and conceded the least, it is safe to say that Steve Cooper’s boys enter the final as favourites.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Ahead of final, England star Rhian Brewster has already left stamp on tournament
Brewster’s gifts have been seen in full glory since the quarters; he has been involved in all of England’s seven goals since, propelling himself and his team to the top of the goalscoring charts.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Football governing body, Kolkata police beef up security for Brazil-England semi-final
FIFA and Kolkata Police are taking some stringent measures to avoid any untoward incident during Brazil's U-17 World Cup 2017 semifinal against England on Wednesday.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Happy with style of play but a lot more to do, says Brazil coach ahead of semis
There is always an exhibition of beautiful football whenever Brazil play but head coach Carlos Amadeu on Tuesday said that his side will not be content with just doing that and are determined to win the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: England coach Steve Cooper says semi-final would be determined by defining moments
His players set to play the biggest match of their lives, England head coach Steve Cooper on Tuesday asserted that his side can match formidable Brazil in almost every aspect of the game and Wednesday's FIFA U-17 World Cup semifinal could be decided by a few defining moments.