India dished out a commendable performance to outclass Maldives in their second Nehru Cup encounter to climb to the pole position in standings. Here's an analytical as well as tactical take on the Blue Tigers' performance.
The Blue Tigers made a disastrous start to their AFC Challenge Cup campaign as they succumbed to a 0-2 defeat against Tajikistan in their opening Group-B league match. They were the better side for most of the 90 minutes, but failed to capitalize on the goal scoring opportunities, while Tajikistan defended with grit and took the full advantage of India's defensive fragilities to score couple of quick goals against the run of play. Here's TheHardTackle's analysis of the game.
Super Mario sparkled at the Theater of Dreams to fire a brilliant brace and set up his team a dazzling 6-1 win over arch-rivals Manchester United - the Red Devils worst home defeat since February 1955. TheHardTackle comes up with the post mortem dissection of the Manchester Derby and analyzes the causes behind the defending Champions' humiliating defeat.
Although Armando Colaco’s boys put up a passionate and gritty performance to hold off their much fancied rivals UAE to a 2-2 stalemate, it's curtains for India's 2014 World Cup dreams. TheHardTackle reviews the match and analyzes team India's performance.
The Red Devils demolished FC Schalke 4-1 to set up a mouthwatering repeat of Rome 2009 UCL final against Barcelona at Wembley. TheHardTackle presents you the post-mortem report of the Semi Final clash.
Milan failed to capitalize on the chances they were presented. A depleted Juventus on the other hand grabbed whatever came their way and impeccable finishing by the strike force earned them 3 points to narrow the gap with the Rossoneri.
It was goals galore at the Balewadi Sports Complex in Pune, where India suffered yet another home defeat, this time at the hands of their Western Asian opponents Yemen.
A disciplined defensive display along with Chhetri's clinical finishing earned an important moral-boosting victory for India against Vietnam at the Balewadi Sports Complex, Pune. THT brings you the match report..