Despite assembling one of the most expensive teams in India, Mohun Bagan has not mamaged to find success on field this season. Odafa Okolie, the most expensive player in the history of Indian football has performed well so far but he looks lost among the terrible performances of his team mates.
The AIFF is all set to hire a new coach for the national team in next few weeks. No names have been officially nominated yet but multiple coaches have been linked with the post. TheHardTackle profiles five coaches linked with the job for managing Indian national team.
The I-League gets even more unpredictable with each passing week. There was drama at the top and the bottom the table. THT looks back on an eventful period.
Mohun Bagan and East Bengal have shared a bitter rivalry for over 80 years. Some of their encounters ended in stalemates while some matches went down into football folklore. On eve of the derby TheHardTackle takes a look at five such memorable matches beteween the two big Kolkata sides.
The 2011 Asian Cup will be India's third appearance in the tournament. Unlike Asian Games football, India's record in Asian Cup is pretty patchy. TheHardTackle takes a look at India's previous trysts with the Asian Cup.
Preview and Predictions of I-League Round-3.
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 first of the three installments.
KFL will be decided by the clash of eternal rivals East Bengal and Mohun Bagan. TheHardTackle takes a look at how the league panned out in the end.
Durand Cup has got a new winner in Chirag United. TheHardTackle reviews the 123rd edition of the 3rd oldest tournament in the world and presents the key highlight for our readers...
JCT faces Chirag United in the final of the 2010 Durand Cup to be played at New Delhi's Ambedkar Stadium on 7th November. While JCT has won the coveted trophy five times in the past, this is Chirag's maiden final appearance. TheHardTackle brings you the match preview.