Tag Archives: ISL 2015

Preview ISL 2015 Final: Goa vs Chennai

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The second season of the Indian Super League is nearing closure with only the final match left to be played. Chennaiyin FC will be up against FC Goa in the summit clash at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa to take home the title. FC Goa lost the first leg of their semi-final to Delhi Dynamos in Delhi 1-0, ...

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Can Indian Super League rival the MLS?

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Indian football fans were treated to a new venture last year when All India Football Federation (AIFF) launched the Indian Super League (ISL) amidst much fanfare. The new league has eight teams (from major Indian cities) playing each other on a home and away basis, before the top four in the points table play in the semi-finals which eventually culminates ...

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Match Preview: ISL semi-final Chennai v Kolkata (2nd leg)

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In the first leg of the second semi-final of the Indian Super League, Chennaiyin registered an emphatic 3-0 win over Atletico Kolkata at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium in Pune on Saturday. The big win has given the south Indian outfit a massive advantage in the tie as they attempt to book their place in the summit clash. ...

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Match Preview: ISL semi-final Goa vs Delhi (2nd leg)

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The first leg of the first semi-final between Delhi Dynamos and FC Goa ended in a 1-0 win for the hosts. Delhi looked the better of the two sides throughout the match and had multiple chances to score more than the solitary goal that they did, but their wastefulness in front of the goal has kept Goa in with a ...

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Comparing ISL, IPL and HIL

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The Indian Super League, currently in its second season, has been a successful venture so far. The league has attracted the patronage of India’s rich and famous as they have invested vast resources in upgrading facilities at the participating venues, funded grassroots programmes and secured the signatures of renowned players and coaches to ply their trades in the ISL. The ...

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Match Preview: ISL semi-final Chennaiyin v Kolkata [1st leg]

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The second semi-final of the 2015 Indian Super League will be contested between Chennaiyin FC and Atletico de Kolkata. The first leg is scheduled to be played at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium on Saturday before the second leg goes underway at the imposing Salt Lake Stadium the following week. Atletico Kolkata are the defending champions and have ...

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Top 5 Players in ISL 2015 so far

Borja Fernandez of Atletico de Kolkata react during match 13 of the Hero Indian Super League between Atlético de Kolkata and Kerala Blasters FC held at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata, West Bengal, India on the 26th October 2014.

Photo by:  Deepak Malik/ ISL/ SPORTZPICS

The second edition of the Indian Super League has seen some of the players from the last season continuing their upward trajectory, while some have failed to live up to the expectations. There are still others who have made their debut in the ISL this term and have done well to be remembered among the best players of the current ...

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Can Atletico de Kolkata outclass the rest in ISL 2015?

Kolkata celebrate with the winners trophy during the final of the Hero Indian Super League between Kerala Blasters FC and Atletico de Kolkata held at the D.Y. Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai, India on the 20th December 2014.

Photo by:  Shaun Roy / ISL/ SPORTZPICS

The reigning Indian Super League Champions Atletico de Kolkata have successfully made it to the semi-finals of this year’s competition. They sit atop the league standings, having accumulated 23 points from 13 games thus far with a record of seven wins, two draws and four losses. The assured displays of the Kolkata-based side means that they are the favourites to ...

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