It’s high time now… My roots lie somewhere in eastern part of the multicultural, colourful democracy called India. The primary language spoken there being Bengali – a community, who live and die, watching and discussing football. A Brazil vs Argentina world cup match will bring this entire city of Kolkata to a halt. And that’s not funny, considering this major hub in eastern India houses a population over five million. Hence, in a rarest of rare visit to Asia, Diego Maradona did visit this city – Kolkata. That ‘somewhere’ (where my roots lie) happens to be a tiny industrial town, … Continue reading High Time For Sleeping Giants India To Wake Up!
Reflecting on the Top five positives which came out of India’s successful defence of the Nehru cup 2009 and the reasons to be hopeful about the national team. The PART – ONE can be accessed at: https://emojisarebald.com/2009/09/11/ten-reasons-to-be-positive-about-indian-football-part-one/ 5. The ‘Wow’-li, … Continue reading Ten Reasons To Be Positive About Indian National Team – Part Two
Reflecting the glaring positives which came out of India’s successful defence of the Nehru cup 2009 and lists ten reasons to being hopeful about the national team. 10. The Authorities (AIFF): We love throwing rotten tomatoes at them (not without … Continue reading Ten Reasons To Be Positive About Indian Football Part – One
With the new season having kicked-off, a look at the football action of the last three months and opines on the times ahead. The following are the views of the author and not necessarily of Goal.com A slew of upsets this … Continue reading Looking forward to season 2008-2009