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.

We will fight to win next match: Zico
We will fight to win next match: Zico

FC Goa fans might have been disappointed with their team's 1-2 loss against Atletico de Kolkata in the Hero India Super League (ISL) game, here today, but coach Zico was still pleased with the way his team played especially in the first half where they took the lead.

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: NorthEast United hold FC Goa 1-1
Indian Super League: NorthEast United hold FC Goa 1-1

 NorthEast United FC capitalised on a debatable penalty decision as they held FC Goa to a 1-1 draw in a high intensity Indian Super League match here on Sunday.

MS Dhoni congratulates Chennaiyin FC after win against FC Goa
MS Dhoni congratulates Chennaiyin FC after win against FC Goa

Indian cricket skipper MS Dhoni, who is also the co-owner of Indian Super League's team Chennaiyin FC, congratulated his team after its 2-1 win over FC Goa.

Dhoni, who is a big football fan, congratulated his team through his personal account on social micro-blogging site Twitter.

ISL: FC Goa banking on Dempo's I-League stars
ISL: FC Goa banking on Dempo's I-League stars

No state has dominated domestic football in the last decade quite like Goa. Ever since the National Football League was re-christened to the I-League in 2007, Goan clubs have won 6 out of the 7 editions.

ISL: FC Goa vs Chennayian FC - Preview
ISL: FC Goa vs Chennayian FC - Preview

With a vociferous crowd behind them, hosts FC Goa will be eyeing a positive start to their campaign against Chennaiyin FC when the Goa-leg of the much-hyped Indian Super League (ISL) begins at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda here today.

Glitzy, glamorous Indian Super League promises new beginning for Indian soccer
Glitzy, glamorous Indian Super League promises new beginning for Indian soccer

Proclaimed a game-changer and perhaps the most star-studded event ever in the history of Indian football featuring retired giants of the game, the ISL will kick off here on Sunday aiming to give a fresh lease of life to the global sport in a country which has been called a "sleeping giant" by FIFA.

ISL: Andre Santos joins FC Goa squad
ISL: Andre Santos joins FC Goa squad

Former Brazil international Andre Santos on Friday joined FC Goa team pratice session under the watchful eyes of coach Zico ahead of their Indian Super League campaign.

India's growth depends on its players' mentality: Zico
India's growth depends on its players' mentality: Zico

Amid the buzz surrounding what has been termed a game-changer for Indian football, Brazilian legend Zico says the 158-ranked nation's hopes of scaling greater heights in the world sport depends solely on the local players' "mentality" and their "ability" to develop.

FC Goa look to continue winning run
FC Goa look to continue winning run

FC Goa will be looking to keep their unbeaten run intact when they take on Vasco SC in their third friendly match, here on Thursday.

Can Indian Super League rejuvinate the Indian football fan?
Can Indian Super League rejuvinate the Indian football fan?

After cricket, kabaddi and badminton, Indians are getting ready for their tryst with franchise football. World football boss, Sepp Blatter, defined Indian football as a 'sleeping giant' during his visit in 2007. Blatter is now preparing to contest his fifth term as FIFA President, while the condition of Indian football remains constant, just as it was seven years ago.

Training with Zico is a dream come true for Goan boys
Training with Zico is a dream come true for Goan boys

 Goan boys Romeo Fernandes and Rowilson Rodrigues, who just read or heard about Zico are not only now witnessing the Brazilian legend in flesh and blood but are also soaking in the words of wisdom shared by Zico, the FC Goa team's marquee coach at the training.

FC Goa gets perfect start as they beat Sesa Goa 3-0
FC Goa gets perfect start as they beat Sesa Goa 3-0

FC Goa made the perfect start in their first friendly match of the pre-season ahead of the Indian Super League, as they scored a comfortable 3-0 win over Sesa Academy at the Tilak Stadium here on Sunday.

ISL: Robert Pires begins training at FC Goa
ISL: Robert Pires begins training at FC Goa

Former French international and Arsenal midfielder Robert Pires, who has been signed on as FC Goa's marquee player for the inaugural Indian Super League, today stepped onto the ground at Tilak Maidan here for his first training session with the team.

FC Goa name Virat Kohli as new co-owner and ambassador
FC Goa name Virat Kohli as new co-owner and ambassador

FC Goa Wednesday named India cricketer Virat Kohli as its new co-owner and brand ambassador for the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) that will be held Oct 12-Dec 20.

'Daddy' Arsene Wenger encouraged me to play in India: Robert Pires
'Daddy' Arsene Wenger encouraged me to play in India: Robert Pires

French football legend Robert Pires says it was his 'second daddy' Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, who convinced him to come out of retirement and play in Indian Super League.

FC Goa begins training under legend Zico
FC Goa begins training under legend Zico

Players at FC Goa got the first feel of training under legendary Brazilian footballer Zico as they went about their paces at the Tilak Maidan Stadium here under the watchful eyes of the coach-cum-manager.

Asian football getting stronger: Zico
Asian football getting stronger: Zico

Football legend and globetrotting coach Zico believes that the imprint of the 'beautiful game' is getting deeper roots in Asia as he embarks on his first assignment in India.

FC Goa's Indian players ready to go: Zico
FC Goa's Indian players ready to go: Zico

FC Goa's newly-appointed marquee coach Zico Thursday oversaw his first training session at the Tilak Maidan Stadium here.