THT looks into United SC. team builiding for 2012-13, as the players redefine commitment to save the club
A number of successful partnerships have enchanted Indian football fans in the past 100 years. The list contains names like Bhaduri Brothers of 1911 Mohun Bagan team to Beto-Ranty Martins pair of recent times.
While it has rarely ever been completely up-to-date with prevalent tactics of modern football, Indian football has gone through its fair share of tactical revolutions. In this series we make an effort to track down the tactical evolution of Indian football.
Here is TheHardTackle’s weekly dose of Indian Football. Don’t miss the wrap-up of the 17th round of I-League matches, including the best goal, best player, team of the week and many more highlights of the weekly action.
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.
Preview and Predictions of I-League Round-3.
The eagerly awaited I-League has finally began last week. In recent seasons, the title for Indian champion has been decided by teams which fielded the best foreign players. TheHardTackle takes a look at five of the best foreigners to have played the game in India.
Will Mohun Bagan be able to overcome the Indian champions? Or will it be Dempo who will progress to the final?