The title race got steaming hot this week with Mohun Bagan and Churchill Brothers suffering huge setbacks in their bid to win the I-League, while Dempo Sports Club and Kingfisher East Bengal consolidated their position at the summit of league standings. Here's TheHardTackle's weekly round-up...
Lionel Messi and Radamel Falcao scored hattricks, Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace and it was business as usual in Spain. TheHardTackle presents the round-up of 'week 1' of La Liga 2011-12.
Round-15 I-League witnessed the Top-3 teams - Dempo, East Bengal & Churchill - producing masterclass displays to conjure up all three points from their respective ties, while 4th placed Mohun Bagan suffered a shock defeat against Sporting Goa. TheHardTackle brings you the highlights from Round-15 in this weekly review.
Mohun Bagan notched up all three points againt Churchill Brothers to move to the 3rd spot, as Dempo got the better of Chirag United Kerala to maintain their top billing. Here's TheHardTackle's weekly round-up of I-League actions.
With the first half of 2011-12 I-League campaign coming to a conclusion by the end of Round-13, Dempo managed to hang on to their top billing despite succumbing to a shocking 1-2 defeat against Prayag United. East Bengal earned a clinical 2-1 win over Air India to move to the 2nd spot just a point adrift of Dempo. This is indeed a good advertisement for Indian football as the league is getting more and more exciting with every passing game.
The Copa America group C games are over and Chile, Uruguay and Peru have progressed to the Quarter-Finals. Chile won the group in dramatic fashion, while Uruguay will now face hosts Argentina in a mouth-watering knockout encounter. Here's TheHardTackle Flashback.
The I-League has a new leader after 2 months - this round matches saw Churchill coming up with a clinical victory over HAL, who are certainly going down the ladder, to top the points table. Salgaocar dropped crucial points against Mohun Bagan which puts them on the backfoot in their title chase. Here's a round up of the action from the 25th round I-League matches including the best goal, best save, player of the week, team of the week and many more exciting features.
The title race gets tighter. FC Barcelona and Real Madrid won their respective games to maintain the tempo. TheHardTackle presents the round-up of the last weekend along with other details.