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Borussia Dortmund impressed by the growth of ISL and Indian football

The two-time Bundesliga champion club has already signed partnerships with Asian clubs Buriram United (Thailand), Singapore's Warriors FC, China's Shandong Luneng and the Malaysian state of Johor.

Aug 24, 2019, 14:03 PM IST

Midfielder Brandon Fernandes extends contract with FC Goa

Fernandes was selected by FC Goa in the 2017 ISL draft with their pick in the 6th Round.

May 11, 2019, 21:30 PM IST

Coach John Gregory extends contract with Chennaiyin FC until 2020

John’s first challenge after renewing terms will be the club’s first away AFC Cup group game against Abahani Limited Dhaka at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Wednesday. 

May 11, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

Chennaiyin FC beat Abahani Dhaka 1-0 in AFC Cup, move to top of group

Abahani's Wellington Priori deflected into his own net in the 79th minute to the glee of the Chennaiyin supporters at the TransStadia Arena here.

Apr 30, 2019, 22:46 PM IST

Chennaiyin FC gear up for AFC Cup group stage opener against Minerva Punjab

Chennaiyin became the first ISL side to enter the AFC Cup group stage after getting the better of Sri Lanka's Colombo FC in South Zone qualifying play-off on 1-0 aggregate last month. 

Apr 02, 2019, 22:47 PM IST

We wanted to win title badly: Bengaluru FC skipper Chhetri on team's maiden ISL title

After losing to Chennaiyin FC in the final last season, Bengaluru FC won their maiden ISL title after defeating FC Goa in the finals last night.

Mar 18, 2019, 12:47 PM IST

Bengaluru FC crowned ISL champions for first time

The two teams were locked 0-0 after 90 minutes of the final match. 

Mar 17, 2019, 23:43 PM IST

Manchester City owners keen to invest in Indian club this year

City Football Group (CFG), which owns seven clubs worldwide across different football leagues, hope to complete a deal for a club in India too by the end of the year.

Mar 05, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

ISL: NorthEast qualify as Jamshedpur held to goalless draw by Chennaiyin

NorthEast United FC clinch a spot in the top four for the first time in ISL history while Jamshedpur remain fifth and four points behind them.

Feb 24, 2019, 07:56 AM IST

ISL: Mumbai City, North East United in battle to enhance playoff hopes

At present, after 15 games, Mumbai are in the second spot in the standings with 27 points, just behind league leaders Bengaluru FC (31 points).

Feb 12, 2019, 10:07 AM IST

ISL: Mumbai City end Bengaluru's unbeaten run to top table

The Blues head back to Bengaluru, where they face NorthEast United in their first home fixture of the second phase of the League on Wednesday.

Jan 28, 2019, 07:26 AM IST

ISL: Delhi Dynamos' Pritam Kotal set to join ATK

Kotal had been a part of ATK in 2016 when he joined the Kolkata-based club as a loanee from Mohun Bagan. 

Dec 22, 2018, 13:22 PM IST

ISL: Modou Sougou guides Mumbai City FC to 6-1 win over Kerala Blasters

The win means that Mumbai City FC are able to keep their second spot before going into the break.

Dec 17, 2018, 09:15 AM IST

ISL: Kerala Blasters challenge awaits in-form Mumbai City

Kerala Blasters have had a difficult season and are languishing in the 8th spot with a sole win and four losses.

Dec 15, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

ISL: FC Goa find form to thrash NEUFC 5-1

The win sees Goa climb to the third spot on the table with 20 points from 11 games, a place above NorthEast United.

Dec 15, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

ISL: NEUFC move up despite goalless draw against Jamshedpur FC

NEUFC will next take on Bengluru FC on December 5, while Jamshedpur FC will square off with Kerala Blasters a day before at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kerala. 

Dec 02, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

ISL: Unbeaten Jamshedpur FC, Kerala Blasters lock horns

Kerala Blasters have played only three games so far but have not impressed since their 2-0 win over ATK in the season opener. 

Oct 28, 2018, 18:21 PM IST

ISL ties up with Twitter to launch new fan experience

The brand new Twitter video polls feature will give fans an opportunity to decide their player of the match during the entire season. 

Oct 16, 2018, 21:38 PM IST

India can succeed in international friendly against China: Former Australian striker Tim Cahill

The former Everton striker plied his trade in China for two years with two different Chinese Super League teams- Zhejiang Greentown and Shanghai Shenhua-and scored 15 goals during his time.

Oct 12, 2018, 18:43 PM IST

ISL: Jamshedpur FC beat Mumbai City FC 2-0 in thrilling contest

Chances came thick and fast for Mumbai, but they were unable to convert even one. 

Oct 02, 2018, 22:17 PM IST