A quick look into why East Bengal should stick with coach Armando Colaco next season.
Sepp Blatter described Indian football as a sleeping giant. Well the giant may have just been woken by a passionate Goan industrialist whose love for football knows no bounds. TheHardTackle takes a look at the FC Midtjylland-Dempo tie up.
TheHardTackle previews Team India's opening game of the tour to Caribbean against Barbados scheduled to be played on 17th August at Warner Park in Basseterre.
After getting robbed by the match official during their first leg encounter, India would be looking to go all out against their West Asian opponents in the deciding 2nd leg of the 2014 World Cup qualifier against UAE in New Delhi tomorrow evening. TheHardTackle previews the match.
Despite being the most consistent player in the I-League, Mehtab Hussain was absent from the national team for the past few years. Finally given the opportunity by the new manager, he is already beginning to prove his worth.
As a preparation for their upcoming world cup qualifier match against the UAE, India took on Maldives and Qatar in two away friendlies on 10th and 17th of July respectively. TheHardTackle reviews both these international friendlies played.
This tie up has given Goa's budding footballers a chance to dream big. If ever there was a chance for an indian to play in Europe, this is it. Thehardtackle gives you an exclusive report of Armando Colaco's visit to Denmark...
The AIFF has finally stopped outsourcing! They have appointed Armando Colaco as coach of the national team. Will India's own version of Sir Alex enjoy the same success, internationally?
The final frontier - Dempo’s moment of reckoning has finally arrived. They could turn out to be immortals if they manage to pull off a stunning upset in the AFC Champions League Qualifying match against Qatar's Al-Sadd Club. A win here will make them the first ever Indian team to participate in the highest level club championship in the continent - the AFC Champions League. TheHardTackle analyzes Dempo's past performance and finds out what to expect from Armando Colaco's men this time around.
After winning every competition in India, Dempo has set its sight on Asia this season. This is an year wherein Dempo has a chance to move into the next era - from greatness to immortality. TheHardTackle's Guest Author Jonathan Desousa depicts the Goan Club's incredible journey thus far and takes a look at the path ahead.