Arsenal deserve to win Premier League title: Robert Pires
Arsenal deserve to win Premier League title: Robert Pires

Football great Robert Pires on Saturday said his former club Arsenal deserve to be the Premier League champions this season but feels there will be regrets towards the end of the campaign.

ISL glitz props Indian football but national team slips in 2014
ISL glitz props Indian football but national team slips in 2014

 The 'sleeping giant' woke up to a new dawn with the ISL putting Indian football on the global map, but the national team continued to paint a grim picture, plummeting to its worst-ever rankings in an eventful year for the sport.

We have left the past behind: Robert Pires
We have left the past behind: Robert Pires

French World Cup winner and FC Goa star Robert Pires on Saturday insisted that they are not carrying any bitter memories of their previous encounter against Atletico de Kolkata into their ISL semifinal as the two teams get ready for the crucial match.

ISL: We have quality to take 3 points again, says Goa assistant coach
ISL: We have quality to take 3 points again, says Goa assistant coach

All set for the battle of the table-toppers, Goa assistant coach Vivek Nagul said that the team has the the quality to get past Chennaiyin FC in their Indian Super League (ISL) match on Friday.

ISL: FC Goa's strategy in attack stands out
ISL: FC Goa's strategy in attack stands out

If statistics in the current Indian Super League are to be believed, it wouldn't be wrong to state that FC Goa's impressive 4-1 victory over Delhi Dynamos was just the scoreline waiting to happen.

ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs FC Goa – Preview
ISL: Delhi Dynamos vs FC Goa – Preview

A belated birthday gift it may be but marquee player Alessandro Del Piero would still be happy, and more importantly relieved, if Delhi Dynamos are able to break their winless streak when they take on FC Goa in a match of laggards in the Indian Super League on Thursday.

ISL: Kerala Blasters edge past FC Goa with 1-0 win
ISL: Kerala Blasters edge past FC Goa with 1-0 win

The Sachin Tendulkar co-owned Kerala Blasters edged past FC Goa 1-0 to register their second win in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, here today.

ISL has brought lot of enthusiasm to football in India: AIFF
ISL has brought lot of enthusiasm to football in India: AIFF

All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel is delighted with the response the ongoing Indian Super League has got so far and said the tournament has brought lot of enthusiasm to the beautiful game in the country.

Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath
Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath

Atletico de Kolkata defender Kingshuk Debnath on Saturday said the two-match ban handed out to striker Fikru Lemessa came as a big setback for the team.

Habas did not attack Pires: AIFF Secy Gen
Habas did not attack Pires: AIFF Secy Gen

All India Football Federation General Secretary Kushal Das on Friday said that there was no evidence of Atletico de Kolkata head coach Antonio Lopez Habas attacking FC Goa star player Robert Pires during an Indian Super League match in Margao.

Ban on Antonio Habas reduced to 2 games; no change on Robert Pires, Fikru Lemessa
Ban on Antonio Habas reduced to 2 games; no change on Robert Pires, Fikru Lemessa

All India Football Federation on Friday reduced the four-match suspension handed on Atletico de Kolkata head coach Antonio Lopez Habas to two games after an appeal hearing pertaining to the breach of disciplinary code during the ongoing Indian Super League.

More Indians should play in first eleven in ISL: Zico
More Indians should play in first eleven in ISL: Zico

Brazilian legend and FC Goa head coach Zico on Friday said that more Indians should have been allowed in the playing eleven than the five permissible currently in the Indian Super League, saying that it would have given more exposure to the domestic players.

ISL: We are focussed on next game, says Jose Gonzalez
ISL: We are focussed on next game, says Jose Gonzalez

Atletico de Kolkata star defender Jose Miguel Gonzalez Rey on Saturday said they are focused on the game against Kerala Blasters FC tomorrow and not thinking about the ill-tempered clash against FC Goa in the previous ISL outing.

Robert Pires suspended, fined for scuffle in ISL
Robert Pires suspended, fined for scuffle in ISL

Former French and Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires was on Saturday suspended for two matches after a bust-up with a rival coach during half-time in an Indian Super League football match, organisers said.

ISL: FC Goa plea to punish coach, players for violent conduct
ISL: FC Goa plea to punish coach, players for violent conduct

The team manager of FC Goa Jonathan D'Sousa on Friday urged the ISL Disciplinary Committee to take strong action against the players and officials of Atletico de Kolkata for their violent conduct against the Goa outfit during their match at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda.

ISL: Win more important, says Sourav Ganguly
ISL: Win more important, says Sourav Ganguly

His side might have made headlines for the wrong reasons in Goa, but Atletico de Kolkata co-owner and former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said the win was more important.

ISL probe allegation of assault on Robert Pires
ISL probe allegation of assault on Robert Pires

The Indian Super League (ISL) said on Friday it is looking into allegation that former France midfielder Robert Pires was punched in the face by an opposition coach during a halftime altercation in Thursday`s match in Goa.

ISL: Atletico de Kolkata start as favourites against FC Goa
ISL: Atletico de Kolkata start as favourites against FC Goa

Atletico de Kolkata is all set to consolidate their position at the top of the table when they take on hosts FC Goa in their fourth Hero Indian Super League encounter at the Fatorda Stadium, here on Thursday.

Zico is inspiring and ISL gives hope: Armando Colaco
Zico is inspiring and ISL gives hope: Armando Colaco

One of Indian football's well-known coaches, Armando Colaco says he has "learnt many things" by watching the legendary Zico's training sessions with players of Indian Super League franchise FC Goa.

Indian Super League will take off, says Arsene Wenger
Indian Super League will take off, says Arsene Wenger

Indian Super League has been a hit as far as the initial matches are concerned and the biggest endorsement for the ambitious project has come from none other than Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger who has no doubts about ISL's impending success.