Diego Forlan

India can be next big football transfer market: Arsene Wenger

India can be next big football transfer market: Arsene Wenger

ISL already has some big names like Diego Forlan, Florent Malouda, Luis Garcia and John Arne Riise.

Jan 20, 2017, 19:41 PM IST
ISL 2016: Diego Forlan-less Mumbai City FC take on Atletico de Kolkata in 2nd leg semis

ISL 2016: Diego Forlan-less Mumbai City FC take on Atletico de Kolkata in 2nd leg semis

ATK, winners in the inaugural edition of the tournament, are the only team to have qualified for the play-offs in all three editions of the ISL and will be keen to make up for their disappointing semi-final loss against eventual winners Chennaiyin FC last season.

Dec 13, 2016, 00:44 AM IST
ISL: Late penalty earns Atletico de Kolkata a 3-2 first leg win over Mumbai City in semi-finals

ISL: Late penalty earns Atletico de Kolkata a 3-2 first leg win over Mumbai City in semi-finals

Mumbai were reduced to 10 players with none other than their Uruguayan superstar Forlan sent off in the 74th minute.

Dec 10, 2016, 21:38 PM IST
Diego Forlan says it's right time for India to invest in young players

Diego Forlan says it's right time for India to invest in young players

As India prepares to host the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017, World Cup Golden Ball winner and Mumbai City FC player Diego Forlan feels it is the right time for the country to focus and nurture young players.

Dec 09, 2016, 20:56 PM IST
Mumbai City duo Diego Forlan, Sunil Chhetri call for single, longer league in India

Mumbai City duo Diego Forlan, Sunil Chhetri call for single, longer league in India

The Uruguay stalwart also said the ISL should look at getting younger players to play.

Nov 29, 2016, 23:18 PM IST
ISL-3: Diego Forlan hattrick helps Mumbai City FC trounce Kerala Blasters 5-0

ISL-3: Diego Forlan hattrick helps Mumbai City FC trounce Kerala Blasters 5-0

The massive defeat left Blasters in fourth place with 15 points from 11 games.

Nov 19, 2016, 21:45 PM IST
ISL-3: Mumbai FC regain top spot with 1-0 win over NorthEast United

ISL-3: Mumbai FC regain top spot with 1-0 win over NorthEast United

Mumbai City FC relied on an opportunistic goal from Jackichand Telem to notch a solitary goal victory that helped them regain their top spot.

Nov 06, 2016, 00:26 AM IST
ISL-3: Mumbai City snap Atletico de Kolkata's unbeaten run, jump to top of league table

ISL-3: Mumbai City snap Atletico de Kolkata's unbeaten run, jump to top of league table

Mumbai captain and marquee player Forlan scored the all-important goal in the 85th minute.

Oct 25, 2016, 21:59 PM IST
ISL-3: Diego Forlan penalty gives Mumbai City full points over NorthEast United

ISL-3: Diego Forlan penalty gives Mumbai City full points over NorthEast United

Mumbai City now share the top spot with NorthEast United but have a match in hand.

Oct 07, 2016, 21:38 PM IST
ISL-3: Mumbai City FC ready for in-form NorthEast United

ISL-3: Mumbai City FC ready for in-form NorthEast United

NorthEast United are on a high after registering two victories from their first two matches.

Oct 06, 2016, 18:00 PM IST
ISL 2016: Mumbai City FC prevail over FC Pune City 1-0 in Maha derby

ISL 2016: Mumbai City FC prevail over FC Pune City 1-0 in Maha derby

Mumbai City were playing second fiddle to the hosts in the first quarter and had to wait till the 23rd minute to test goalkeeper Edel Bete. 

Oct 03, 2016, 23:47 PM IST
ISL-3: FC Pune City to miss coach Antonio Habas in Maharashtra derby

ISL-3: FC Pune City to miss coach Antonio Habas in Maharashtra derby

Habas was sent off by the match referee last season during the second-leg of the semi-final against Chennaiyin FC.

Oct 02, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
ISL-3 PREVIEW: Known rivals in battle for glory as Indian football looks to reshape

ISL-3 PREVIEW: Known rivals in battle for glory as Indian football looks to reshape

The first match pits hosts NorthEast United FC with Kerala Blasters at the Indira Gandhi Stadium here.

Sep 30, 2016, 20:17 PM IST
ISL 2016: Important to have a good, fit squad, says Mumbai City's Diego Forlan

ISL 2016: Important to have a good, fit squad, says Mumbai City's Diego Forlan

Forlan has replaced French star Nicolas Anelka as Mumbai City FC's marquee player.

Sep 24, 2016, 19:39 PM IST
Mumbai City FC announce Diego Forlan as marquee player

Mumbai City FC announce Diego Forlan as marquee player

Forlan began his career in Argentina and soon earned a move to Manchester United.

Aug 14, 2016, 15:40 PM IST
Helder Postiga to be Atletico de Kolkata marquee

Helder Postiga to be Atletico de Kolkata marquee

Putting an end to speculation, defending champions Atletico de Kolkata on Wednesday unveiled 32-year-old Portuguese World Cupper Helder Postiga as their marquee player for the second edition of the Indian Super League football tournament.

Jul 29, 2015, 15:20 PM IST
Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan

Neymar will be the best footballer in the world, says Diego Forlan

Former Uruguay striker Diego Forlan has said Brazil star Neymar can be as good as leading fooballers Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, adding he will eventually become the best player in the world.

Jun 28, 2015, 16:38 PM IST
Diego Forlan announces Uruguay retirement

Diego Forlan announces Uruguay retirement

Uruguay`s most-capped player Diego Forlan, so often his country`s talisman, announced his retirement from international football on Thursday.

Mar 12, 2015, 11:57 AM IST
Uruguay soccer star Diego Forlan denies cheating taxes

Uruguay soccer star Diego Forlan denies cheating taxes

Uruguayan soccer player Diego Forlan on Monday denied evading taxes by hiding money in Swiss accounts with the British bank HSBC Holdings PLC.
 

Feb 10, 2015, 07:52 AM IST

Uruguay begin renewal without Diego Lugano and Diego Forlan

The disgraced Luis Suarez and ageing veterans Diego Forlan and Diego Lugano are all missing from the first post-World Cup Uruguay squad announced on Thursday for two friendlies in Asia next month.

Aug 22, 2014, 08:52 AM IST