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Minerva Punjab seek maiden AFC Cup victory in first home match

Minerva are now at third spot in Group E with two points while Manang Marshyangdi are at the bottom after losing both their matches so far.

Apr 30, 2019, 20:47 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

Unified league would 'benefit' national team: I-League winning coach Akbar Nawas

Uncertainty looms over I-League's future with the All India Football Federation (AIFF) mulling bringing the league's top teams into the ISL fold.

Mar 09, 2019, 23:00 PM IST

Chennai City crowned I-League champions following 3-1 win against Minerva Punjab

At the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Roland Bilala had handed Minerva Punjab a shock lead in the third minute. But Pedro Manzi converted from the spot to draw parity.

Mar 09, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

I-League: Danish Farooq guides Real Kashmir to 3-2 win over Neroca FC

Real Kashmir powered by a brace from Farooq (29th, 48th) and Bazie Armand (57th) wrapped the game in style. 

Mar 09, 2019, 18:59 PM IST

I-League: East Bengal edge past Minerva Punjab to keep title hopes alive

East Bengal will next play against Gokulam Kerela on March 9 whereas Minerva will play against Chennai City on the same date.

Mar 04, 2019, 09:38 AM IST

AIFF turns down Minerva Punjab's request for rescheduling their away game in Srinagar

Minerva, who are yet to reach Srinagar, have decided to forfeit the match, citing security issues as well as to pay homage to the slain CRPF Jawans. 

Feb 16, 2019, 19:53 PM IST

Former champions Minerva Punjab and Aizawl FC face off in battle for pride

Minerva are going through a lacklustre season and are currently placed seventh on the points table with 14 points from as many games. 

Jan 31, 2019, 19:12 PM IST

Under new coach Khalid Jamil, Mohun Bagan look to revive fortunes against Minerva Punjab

Minerva, under Irish coach Paul Munster, have found the going tough this season and it reflected in their scoring record of having struck just six times in 11 games.

Jan 08, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

I-League: Defending champions Minerva Punjab split points with Churchill Brothers

The two sides split points at the end of 90 minutes, in a match characterised by many missed chances and a lack of imagination in attack.

Oct 28, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Football: Chennai City to take on Indian Arrows in I-League opener

The 12th edition of the I-League will feature eleven teams and four new venues.

Oct 07, 2018, 17:16 PM IST

AIFF suspends Minerva owner Bajaj for a year, slaps Rs 10 lakh fine for racial abuse

I-League champions Minerva Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj was on Monday banned for one year from all football activity and also fined Rs 10 lakh after being found 'guilty' of making racist remarks by AIFF.

May 14, 2018, 17:47 PM IST

Super Cup: Jamshedpur FC knock out I-League winners Minerva Punjab

Goalkeeper Sanjiban Ghosh turned out to be the gamechanger as Jamshedpur FC prevailed over I-league champions Minerva Punjab 5-4 in sudden death and enter the quarterfinals of the Super Cup on Monday.

Apr 02, 2018, 23:35 PM IST

I-League: Champions Minerva Punjab have 'no money' to pay domestic players

Not everything is hunky-dory for surprise I-League champions Minerva Punjab FC as their players are yet to get their salaries and, according to sources, there is little possibility their dues would be cleared anytime soon.

Mar 13, 2018, 20:20 PM IST

I-League champions Minerva Punjab face Jamshedpur FC in Super Cup

Newly-crowned I-League champions Minerva Punjab FC will take on Indian Super League side Jamshedpur FC on April 2 in the inaugural Super Cup football tournament which begins in Bhubaneswar on March 31.

Mar 12, 2018, 21:28 PM IST

Minerva Punjab beat Churchill Brothers 1-0 to win maiden I-League trophy

Minerva Punjab became the 2017-18 I-League champions when they beat Churchill Brothers 1-0 on the last day of the season on Thursday.

Mar 08, 2018, 17:05 PM IST

Chennai City FC ask for relegation immunity in I-League

Locked in a battle with Churchill Brothers to avoid relegation from the I-League, Chennai City FC have asked the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to grant them immunity this season.

Mar 04, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

I-League: Chennai City upset Minerva Punjab to weaken their title hopes

Minerva Punjab's I-League title hopes were derailed a little on Friday as they were beaten by Chennai City 2-1 at Coimbatore. 

Mar 02, 2018, 20:14 PM IST

I-League: Defending champions Aizawl end Minerva Punjab's unbeaten run

Following the win, Aizawl FC jump to the sixth spot with seven points from four matches while Minerva Punjab continue to enjoy the top position with 13 points from six fixtures.

Dec 27, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

I-League: Leaders Minerva beat Arrows by solitary goal

The defeat is Arrows second against Minerva this season having lost 0-2 against the same opponents a few weeks ago in Goa.

Dec 18, 2017, 23:32 PM IST