Tag Archives: Kerala

Mizoram come alive in sudden death to beat Kerala in Santosh Trophy!

The final quarterfinal proved to be a contest of an extended night as Mizoram showed seven-time champions Kerala the exit door with a 7-6 verdict in the sudden death penalty shootout. The regulation time, followed by the 30 minutes of extra time proved futile as neither team could score. A …

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Santosh Trophy Quarterfinals: Eight teams determined to leave no quarter unturned!

The 77th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy is at its business end, as we enter the knockout stage, which begins on Monday, March 4, 2024, at the Golden Jubilee Stadium, in Itanagar. Out of the 37 teams that started the competition, we are now down to the last eight …

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Services top Santosh Trophy Group A after draw with Kerala!

Former champions Services finished on top of Group A in the Santosh Trophy on Friday, March 1, 2024, at the Golden Jubilee Stadium when they drew 1-1 with Kerala. While Services finished with 10 points from five matches in the six-team group, Kerala completed their engagements with eight points. Both …

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Kerala end Arunachal Pradesh’s quarterfinal hopes; Services trounce Assam!

Kerala ended Arunachal Pradesh’s hopes of making it to the knockout stage of Santosh Trophy 2023-24, handing them a 2-0 defeat at the Golden Jubilee Stadium, on Wednesday, February 28, 2024. Forward Muhammed Ashiq S and substitute Arjun V netted one in each half to win the match for Kerala. …

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Meghalaya rally to hold Kerala; Goa move to top of Group A!

Last season’s finalists Meghalaya finally opened their tally in Group A of the 77th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy Final Round as they drew 1-1 with Kerala at the Golden Jubilee Stadium in Yupia on Sunday, February 25, 2024. After Naresh Bhagyanathan had given the 2022 champions Kerala a …

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Hosts Arunachal Pradesh show character on opening day of Santosh Trophy!

Hosts Arunachal Pradesh and Goa split points in a thrilling 3-3 draw on the opening day of Group A of the 77th National Football Championship for Santosh Trophy Final Round at the Golden Jubilee Stadium in Yupia on Wednesday, February 21, 2024. On a historic day for Arunachal Pradesh football, …

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Admissions open for German Football Academy residential academy!

The admission is open for the 2024/25 residential football program of the German Football Academy – India in Kerala’s Wayanad. Children in the 13 to 16 years age group can apply to be a part of the GFA residential program. The training of the GFA residential program would be held …

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Services & Manipur enter National Games – Men’s Football final!

Services and Manipur made the final of the Men’s Football event in the 37th National Games in contrasting styles at Fatorda, Goa, on Monday, November 6. While Services were the runaway 4-2 winners against strong Kerala in the day’s first match, Manipur didn’t have it easy against Punjab. The northeastern …

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A sweet homecoming for NorthEast United FC’s Kerala lads Alex Saji & Emil Benny!

In one of the notable upsets in Indian Football this season, ISL’s bottom side NorthEast United FC stunned League Shield Winners Mumbai City FC 2-1 in the Super Cup at the Payyanad Stadium last Saturday. While it was a momentous night for the NorthEast United, who won only their second …

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