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Major League Soccer awards expansion team to St. Louis!

It’s official: Major League Soccer is coming to St. Louis. St. Louis has been awarded an MLS expansion team, commissioner Don Garber announced Tuesday alongside the club’s ownership group, including Carolyn Kindle Betz, the Taylor family and Jim Kavanaugh on Tuesday, as well as St. Louis city officials. With Betz …

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India U-15s declare intent ahead of SAFF U-15 Championship opener!

With just a day to go for the SAFF U-15 Championship to get underway, India Head Coach Bibiano Fernandes stressed on the importance of having a side that has played alongside each other for a prolonged period of time. The India U-15 side has just returned from an exposure tour …

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Mohammedan Sporting fire Subrata Bhattacharya, appoint Saheed Sunkanmi Ramon!

Kolkata giants Mohammedan Sporting Club have announced that veteran coach Subrata Bhattacharya has been relieved of his duties as the coach of the club with immediate effect. Mohammedan Sporting took the decision during an Executive Committee meeting on Tuesday, August 20 evening. The decision was taken after the poor start …

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XtraTime – Durand Cup: Gokulam Kerala FC’s Marcus Joseph believes they can beat East Bengal!

As XtraTime reports from Kolkata, the 129th Durand Cup heads into the semifinals with East Bengal Club taking on Gokulam Kerala FC in the first semifinal at the Saltlake Stadium. Gokulam Kerala FC’s Marcus Joseph speaking to XtraTime said that he believes they can beat East Bengal!

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India U-19s Floyd Pinto: Boys eager to step up against New Caledonia!

After churning out an all-important win against hosts Vanuatu in the first match of the OFC Developmental Tournament, the India U-19 National Team is vying to continue their winning spree against New Caledonia. Incidentally, the Blue Colts will face the same Oceanian team who represented their nation in the 2017 …

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List of India’s National Sports Awards 2019 announced!

National Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four year, Arjuna Award is given for consistently outstanding performance …

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India’s Gurpreet Singh Sandhu: Arjuna Award win an honour & motivation!

“As a kid, I used to look at pictures of sportspersons in newspapers holding the Arjuna Award,” Gurpreet Singh Sandhu mentioned moments after being named the winner of the Arjuna Award. “Today, I am pinching myself to see whether me being named a winner of the Arjuna Award is a …

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XtraTime VIDEO: Southern Samity’s Shyam Mondal hits referee!

As XtraTime reports from Kolkata, Southern Samity’s Shyam Mondal after the end of their CFL match against Mohammedan Sporting slapped the match referee. Southern Samity was annoyed with the referee as the match went on for a record 11 minutes injury time.

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