Monday 24 June 2024

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed


ISL sold FC Goa stakes to casino king Mody

New major owner of FC Goa and Casino King Jaydev Mody has confirmed that the proposal to take over the team came from Indian Super League. READ

Salgaocar, Dempo quit FC Goa after ISL sets aside ban on them

Dattaraj Salgaocar and Shrinivas Dempo, the co-owners of FC Goa and prime promoters of football in Goa, have decided to quit FC Goa after the ban on them was set aside by the Indian Super ... READ

FC Goa retains Spanish midfielder Jofre

FC Goa have retained Spanish midfielder Jofre Mateu Gonsales for the third season of the Hero Indian Super League. READ

Monsoon turns Goa beaches into football grounds

As monsoon picks up and tourist activities cease on the shoreline, football enthusiasts have started to throng Goa beaches turning them into mini football ground. READ

Salgaocar, Sporting withdraw from I-League, allege pro-ISL stance by AIFF

Two of Indian football's traditional outfits, Salgaocar FC and Sporting Clube de Goa, on 24 June decided to "withdraw" from the forthcoming season of I-League over the AIFF's decision to restructure the domestic league system. READ

Chetan, Balu, Akbar bailed out ‘conditionally’ after 10 days

After spending 10 days in police custody, three top officials of Goa Cricket Association – Chetan Desai, Vinod Phadke and Akbar Mullah – were released on conditional bail by the court today evening. READ

Another GCA scam of Rs 5.87 Cr alleged, Nilesh files complaint

Yet another former Ranaji cricketer has brought yet another alleged scandal of Rs 5.87 crore of the Goa Cricket Association to the light. READ

GCA-type frauds not possible without BCCI support: Kirti Azad

The procession has started. What has been expected for years has begun to happen with the biblical inevitability --- “Look I told you so’. READ

Chetan, Balu suspended from BCCI Coms, show cause to all 3 for action

The BCCI on Saturday suspended and issued showcause notices to the top Goa Cricket Association (GCA) officials, who were arrested for alleged misappropriation of organisation funds, and initiated a probe of its own against them. READ

GCA trio’s police custody extended, bail hearing from tomorrow

Police custody of the tainted high profile trio of the Goa Cricket Association is now extended till Monday, pending hearing on their bail application. READ