Atletico de Kolkata maintained their excellent unbeaten record against FC Goa as they scripted a dramatic 2-1 victory to leave FC Goa on the brink of elimination from Hero Indian Super League at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda-Goa, on Thursday.
Felisbino fired FC Goa to their first win as Zico's men defeated an in-form Mumbai City FC in front of the Mumbai crowd.
FC Goa and FC Pune City put up a strong display but substitute Momar Ndoye scored in the last minute of the game to snatch full points for the Pune outfit.
The Goa franchise of the Indian Super League are looking to tie up with a European club, with Manchester City said to be their first preference
As talks intensify over the huge multi-crore deal between bollywood ace Shah Rukh Khan and Goa's Dempo Sports Club, TheHardTackle previews the deal with it's impact on Indian football fanatics.
They were robbed of key players, they battled an injury crisis, overcame threats of quitting from their best player and a bruising last week where they had to play four games in six days, but they battled hard, braved all the odds and fought till the second last game of the season.
It's a question that needs to be asked, now more than ever. It's the proverbial elephant in the room that many fans from Kolkata and India's eastern states, are loath to acknowledge. Kolkata, long considered India's bastion of literature, fine arts, exquisite sea food and football finally looks like it has surrendered the mantle of being prime purveyors of the beautiful game, to that southern sunny paradise and tourist magnet Goa
Under the able guidance of Karim Bencharifa, Goan giant Salgaocar SC is on a mission to recapture their glorious past. TheHardTackle analyzes the "Goan Greens" squad for this season...
TheHardTackle brings you the Live Commentary Updates for the 2nd Fed Cup Semi Final to be played between Kolkata Giants Mohun Bagan and Goan Powerhouse Dempo. Tune in here for more!
The 64th edition of the Santosh Trophy concluded with Bengal winning the title for the 30th time, staging a remarkable comeback against Punjab through a Denson Devadas brace. TheHardTackle's guest author Kunwar Deep Singh summarizes the progress of the teams which participated in the tournament.