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ISL: Chennaiyin FC rope in defender Deepak Devrani

ISL: Chennaiyin FC rope in defender Deepak Devrani

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 4 (ANI): Chennaiyin FC have signed defender Deepak Devrani on a one-year deal ahead of the upcoming Indian Super League (ISL) season.The 28-year-old will make a return to the country's premier football league after playing a crucial role in Gokulam Kerala FC's I-...

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Football Delhi launches 37-Plus League on Chhetri's 37th birthday

Football Delhi launches 37-Plus League on Chhetri's 37th birthday

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Football Delhi on Tuesday celebrated Delhi Football Day by launching the 37 Plus League, meant for players over 37 years of age.Since 2018, Football Delhi is celebrating Delhi Football Day to honour Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri on his birthday.The 37 Plus League...

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Former India internationals hail AIFF's medical support policy

Former India internationals hail AIFF's medical support policy

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): Former Indian footballers hailed All India Football Federation's initiative to come up with a support system for football players and technical staff who have served Indian national teams, and may require support related to hospitalisation costs, or grants to their...

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Grateful for our friendship: Kohli sends birthday wish to Chhetri

Grateful for our friendship: Kohli sends birthday wish to Chhetri

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): As India football captain Sunil Chhetri celebrates his 37th birthday on Tuesday, Men in Blue skipper Virat Kohli extended greetings, saying he will be forever grateful for the friendship he shares with the Blue Tigers star."Happy Birthday skip. I hope you have a bl...

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Barca confident Messi will sign new contract with the club

Barca confident Messi will sign new contract with the club

Madrid, Aug 3 (IANS) FC Barcelona president Joan Laporta has insisted that he is confident Lionel Messi will sign a new contract with the club.It is now over a month since Messi's contract with Barca expired and the striker, who is currently on holiday in Ibiza, could in theory move elsewhere as the...

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Chiellini signs new Juventus contract, to stay with club until 2023

Chiellini signs new Juventus contract, to stay with club until 2023

Turin [Italy], August 3 (ANI): Euro 2020-winning Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini has signed a two-year contract extension at Juventus.As a result, the centre-back will stay with the club until 2023, the club confirmed on Monday evening.Chiellini had become a free agent this summer when his contract ...

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Still no Messi as Copa America stars return to Barcelona

Still no Messi as Copa America stars return to Barcelona

Madrid, Aug 2 (IANS) This Monday sees new signings Sergio Aguero and Emerson Royal begin pre-season training with FC Barcelona following their participation in the Copa America earlier this month, but one man is still missing from the Barcelona squad working with Ronald Koeman -- Lionel Messi.The Ar...

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Chennaiyin FC sign Mirlan Murzaev to bolster attack

Chennaiyin FC sign Mirlan Murzaev to bolster attack

Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Two-time Indian Super League (ISL) champions Chennaiyin FC (CFC) have signed Mirlan Murzaev on a one-year deal ahead of the new season, which begins later this year. The forward becomes the first Kyrgyz player to feature in India's top football league.The striker is the second ...

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Chennaiyin FC sign Mirlan Murzaev to bolster attack

Chennaiyin FC sign Mirlan Murzaev to bolster attack

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 1 (ANI): Two-time Indian Super League (ISL) champions Chennaiyin FC (CFC) on Sunday signed Mirlan Murzaev on a one-year deal.The forward becomes the first Kyrgyz player to feature in India's premier football league. The six-foot-tall striker is the second interna...

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Kerala Blasters FC sign Bosnian defender Enes Sipovic

Kerala Blasters FC sign Bosnian defender Enes Sipovic

Kochi, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian Super League (ISL) side Kerala Blasters FC have signed Bosnia and Herzegovina central defender Enes Sipovic ahead of the 2021/22 Indian Super League (ISL) season. The towering defender joins the club after a one-year stint with ISL side Chennaiyin FC.After advancing throug...

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