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Pakistan’s Zesh Rehman: Indo-Pak rivalry pushes everyone to give that extra bit!

Be it a Football match or any other sport, there are a handful of sports rivalries across the globe which can match up to the sheer frenzy created by a face-off between India and Pakistan. The wait isn’t long anymore as after a prolonged gap of 5 years; the two …

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Former India international Sukalyan Ghosh Dastidar no more…

Former India international striker and 1970 Asian Games bronze medal winner Sukalyan Ghosh Dastidar passed away earlier today in Kolkata. Dastidar made his debut for India on December 10, 1970 when he came in place of Shyam Thapa at the Asian Games in Bangkok. He represented India in five matches …

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Mohammedan Sporting coach Sudip Sarkar: Games like this build character!

Mohammedan Sporting Club coach Sudip Sarkar is looking forward to their Calcutta Football League – Premier Division ‘A’ clash with East Bengal on Tuesday at the Saltlake Stadium. “Playing against the biggest sides in the competition is always exciting because that’s where players really get the opportunity to test themselves …

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World Cup winner Andre Schürrle scores the winner in Fulham FC’s 1-0 win over ATK!

Former Indian Super League champions ATK went down to English Premier League side Fulham FC in a friendly match played at the Pinatar Arena Football Centre in Murcia, Spain on Saturday, September 8. A second half strike from 2014 FIFA World Cup winner André Schürrle secured Slaviša Jokanovic’s side a …

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XtraTime VIDEO: Japan’s Yuta Kinowaki returns to Kolkata giants Mohun Bagan!

As XtraTime reports from Kolkata. Japanese midfielder Yuta Kinowaki is back in the city of joy and has returned to training with city giants Mohun Bagan for the new season. Yuta returned to Kolkata on Saturday night and on Monday morning he was on the field for the first time.

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adidas and Germany’s DFB extend partnership until 2026!

One of the most successful partnerships in sport continues: Today, the German Football Association (DFB) and adidas announced the extension of their partnership. adidas will remain the Official Supplier of the world’s largest sports federation until 2026. DFB President Reinhard Grindel and Kasper Rorsted, adidas CEO, look forward to continuing …

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India coach Constantine: SAFF Cup Pakistan clash just another match!

Even as the footballing fraternity all around look ahead to India’s semifinal clash with Pakistan in the ongoing SAFF Cup, National Coach Stephen Constantine described it as “just another match”. Courtesy India’s back to back victories against Sri Lanka and Maldives by an identical 2-0 margin, India booked a semifinal …

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55 names in contention revealed for FIFA FIFPro World11 2018!

FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA have announced the 55 names in contention for the FIFA FIFPro World11 2018. This year’s list includes some familiar names, and standout statistics. >>>CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL LIST The FIFA FIFPro World11 is decided by the players, for the players and …

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India U-16s Harpreet Singh: Will be happiest to replicate Sandesh-Paaji!

Born in the state of Punjab, there is little that differentiates Harpreet Singh from a typical ‘Punjabi’. His nickname ‘Happy’ and the ever-glowing smile on his face adds more to the charm of a young footballer from the State that has produced National Team players over the years. But ‘Happy’ …

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Mohammedan Sporting could end East Bengal’s record breaking eight-time CFL championship winning run!

Mohammedan Sporting Club will not be short of motivation when they take on East Bengal Club in a mini-Kolkata Derby as Raghunath Nandi’s men battle for pride at the Saltlake Stadium on Tuesday, kick-off 4:30 pm. The Black Panthers returns to the Saltlake Stadium exactly 4 years after as they …

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