Hernan Crespo

No peace in football: When Diego Maradona almost spoiled Pope Francis' game — WATCH

No peace in football: When Diego Maradona almost spoiled Pope Francis' game — WATCH

It was supposed to be a charity match for peace, sanctioned by none other than Pope Francis. But the match, dubbed "United for Peace", witnessed legendary Diego Maradona pursuing Sebastian Veron with not so good intention.

Oct 14, 2016, 00:34 AM IST
Premier Futsal League: Ryan Giggs' Mumbai shine; Ronaldinho's Goa struggle on inaugural day

Premier Futsal League: Ryan Giggs' Mumbai shine; Ronaldinho's Goa struggle on inaugural day

Mumbai opened the scoring after they won a penalty. Sirilo's handball allowed Foglia to step up and score a calm penalty sending the keeper the wrong way. 

Jul 15, 2016, 23:30 PM IST
Premier Futsal: Ryan Giggs, Ronaldinho and Hernan Crespo sign-up to play in India

Premier Futsal: Ryan Giggs, Ronaldinho and Hernan Crespo sign-up to play in India

The unveiling of Ryan Giggs, Ronaldinho and Hernan Crespo completed the signing of their six marquee players.

Jul 12, 2016, 18:31 PM IST

ISL bids to be evaluated by high-profile panel

All set to take Indian football by storm, bids for the prospective Indian Super League franchises would come under intense scrutiny of a high-profile seven-member panel which will evaluate the documents till tomorrow evening before a formal announcement on Sunday.

Apr 11, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

Indian Super League set to herald new era, 8 teams to be unveiled on Sunday

Seeking to revolutionise football in the country, organisers of the much-anticipated Indian Super League will unveil the eight franchises on Sunday, with cricket legends, Bollywood stars and a host of corporates in the fray to own teams.

Apr 10, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Indian captain, Sunil Chhetri upbeat about Indian Super League

Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri is of the opinion that participation of retired international football players like Hernan Crespo and Michael Owen in the Indian Super League will help lift the standard of football in the country.

Mar 26, 2014, 09:17 AM IST

ISL football organisers receive `unprecedented` 30 bids

Anticipation around the Indian Super League football seems to be building with the organisers receiving positive response from about 30 interested parties, even as the deadline for submitting the bid documents has been extended by two days to March 26 and 27.

Mar 23, 2014, 19:24 PM IST

Bidding process for Indian Super League opens tomorrow

The Indian Super League is set to roll again with the bidding process of the much-anticipated IPL-style football tournament starting from on Monday.

Mar 02, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

4 more foreign stars roped in for Indian Super League football

The much-anticipated IPL-style football league to be held early next year will be christened as the Indian Super League even as the organisers IMG-Reliance on Monday disclosed the roping in of four more big international stars.

Oct 21, 2013, 20:06 PM IST

Henry, Owen in Indian Football League?

Football superstars like Thierry Henry, Dwight Yorke, Fredrik Ljungberg, Robert Pires, Michael Owen, Louis Saha and Hernan Crespo might star in the IPL-inspired football league, set to begin in 2014.

Oct 21, 2013, 17:00 PM IST

Premier League Soccer throws challenge to IPL

Indian football, riding high on the mega bucks and euphoria generated by the upcoming Premier League Soccer, Monday threw a challenge to cricket.

Feb 06, 2012, 23:20 PM IST

Hernan Crespo hottest property of Indian soccer league

Argentine soccer legend Hernan Crespo became the hottest property of a new Indian soccer league starting next month when he fetched USD 840,000 in an auction.

Jan 31, 2012, 10:41 AM IST