Tuesday , April 20 2021

Futsal

Premier Futsal: Kolkata seal semifinal spot after 1-1 draw with Bengaluru!

Day two of Premier Futsal in Goa saw Bengaluru 5s draw 1-1 with Kolkata 5s at the Peddem Sports Complex. The Bengaluru 5s needed a win to stay in the hunt for a semifinal spot and the result saw Kolkata seal the semifinals. With Neto no longer in the Bengaluru …

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Premier Futsal: Mumbai edge Chennai 4-3, qualify for semifinals!

The Mumbai 5s were the first team to qualify for the knockout semifinals with a heard earned 4-3 win over Chennai 5s in the return leg after having beaten them 4-2 last week. Mumbai opener was surrounded by controversy as Chennai’s Sean Garnier lost possession due to Foglia muscling him …

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Premier Futsal: Goa and Kolkata share the spoils in 2-2 draw!

Despite wanting to change the schedule of matches, Goa played the opener of the Goa leg of Premier Futsal with the home team taking on Kolkata 5’s without their marquee player, Ronaldinho having to return home. However, Goa came back from two goals down to earn a 2-2 draw against …

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Premier Futsal: Revised Schedule to accommodate Cafu’s arrival!

After the success in Chennai of the first-leg of the inaugural Premier Futsal league, the bandwagon shifted today across to Goa for the second-leg and the knockouts to be played over the coming days with the big final on Sunday, July 24. But the Premier Futsal earlier today announced that …

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Premier Futsal: Ronaldinho has to return to Brazil, World Cup winning captain Cafu his replacement!

The Goa franchise legend Ronaldinho of Brazil has expressed his regret at having to leave Premier Futsal and India ahead of the Goa-leg of the tournament beginning Tuesday, July 19. A few days back, Ronaldinho was informed that he has been chosen as the ambassador of the 2016 Paralympics in …

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Premier Futsal: Chennai & Kochi play out an 8 goal thrilling draw!

The Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium had almost 7,000 people to cheer their home team in the last game of the inaugural editions Chennai leg. The classic battle of attack vs defence was on cards as Falcao’s Chennai 5s took on Michel Salgado’s Kochi 5s. The home team threw away an …

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Premier Futsal: Vintage Ronaldinho scores five, Goa routs Bengaluru 7-2!

Goa 5s ran down Bengaluru 5s 7-2 as Ronaldinho set alight the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Chennai with a virtuoso five goal performance, the best of Premier Futsal so far. Ronaldinho and Paul Scholes shared the same pitch after a long eight years, with the duo last facing off …

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Premier Futsal: Bengaluru and Kolkata play out 1-1 draw!

Kolkata 5s and Bengaluru 5s played out the first ever draw in Premier Futsal with the match ending 1-1 at the Jawaharlal Nehru indoor stadium in Chennai on Saturday night. Bengaluru’s Paul Scholes deployed himself at the centre of the action, as he did at Manchester United, and he was …

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Kolkata Futsal League: Aryan Club first-ever champions!

Traditional Kolkata league side Aryan Club defeated Southern Samity 6-2 to lift the title of the first-ever Kolkata Futsal League on Saturday, July 16 evening at the Jagriti Sangha Ground in Garia, Kolkata. The tournament wasn’t the best for the big Kolkata clubs as Mohun Bagan had opted against participating …

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