HAL SC has had a horrible season, where they got relegated to the second division. THT's Guest Author, Yashas Chandra reviews their season.
HAL's journey in I-League 2010-11 has been a roller-coaster ride. TheHardTackle's Guest Author Kumar Shivam analyzis the performance of this Bangalore-based institutional outfit throughout the course of the season.
– ONGC FC v CHIRAG UNITED SC Sahu Maharaj Stadium, Kolhapur 29th April, 4:00 PM IST *** TEAM NEWS: ONGC FC: Bilifang, Kamal, Robin, Gour, Tapan, Jatin, Naresh, Bhola, Katsumi, Opara, Babatunde, Chirag United: Abhijit, Sukhen, Chika, Arnab, Narugopal, Lalkamal, Nascimento, Jerry, Tulunga, Elija Junior, Chhetri 1′: Here we go. The game kicks off at Sahu Maharaj Ground, Kohlapur. 5′: Chirag with the first attack of the game. Nice looing delivery towards Junior by Lalkamal, cleared away. ONGC then makes a counter attacking move; Bhola running through the right wing sends in a lovely ball towards Babatunde inside the box, but Abhijit comes out and collects. Confident handling by the veteran goalie. 10′: It has been a breezy start – attacking-counter attacking football. ONGC created 2 more chances, but to no avail. Arnab Mondal is having a solid game at the heart of Chirag defense. 15′: Chika Wali gets in to the referee’s book for a foul on Katsumi Yusa […]
Catch all the I-League action LIVE! here on TheHardTackle. The match of the weekend takes place in Margao between Salgoacar and Dempo. Our correspondent Jonathan De Sousa will be present at the PJN Stadium to keep you updated.
In the second part of this series, we take a look at three institutional sides in the I-League 2010/11 and analyze what the future holds for them.
Indian football is taking a step forward with efforts to turn professional. This puts Institutional Sides or "office" teams in a serious spot of bother. Will these teams be able to cope with changing times ?
The 2010/11 I-League season is just around the corner and it promises to be another enthralling campaign. To shed more lights on each of the participating teams, TheHardTackle brings you a special coverage on I-League 2010/11 with season preview, team-by-team analysis and forecasts. This is the second of the three installments.