Eelco Schattorie made a dream start to his I-league coaching career with Prayag United as the side from Kolkata humiliated United Sikkim by a margin of ten goals to one in a one sided affair on Saturday afternoon. Earlier on Friday, Mumbai FC made a remarkable comeback against Sporting Clube de Goa emerging victorious by 3-2, having going down by two goals in less than twenty minutes from kick-off.
When I-League 2010/11 started, not even the most ardent Salgaocar fan would have tipped his team to capture the crown of Indian champions. In the end, Salgaocar scripted an unexpected but memorable campaign winning the second title in their history. TheHardTackle's Guest Author Ashley Furtado takes a look back at the the performance of Salgaocar in this season
The giants are slayed! After 13 matches and 3 months, East Bengal’s unbeaten run finally ended. And in Trevor Morgan’s words, it wasn’t East Bengal that beat East Bengal, but lowly ONGC that scalped the giants. Salgaocar, with their victory against Viva Kerala are back at the top of the league. THT presents the weekly round up along with others.
TheHardTackle brings you the weekly round-up of the second round I-League matches which were filled with a lot of drama and nail biting finishes.