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I-League champions Minerva Punjab. Photo: PTI

Indian football is bridging key gaps

4 min read . 27 Apr 2018
Mohun Bagan striker Asier Pierrick Dipanda (right) wins the ball from East Bengal defender Eduardo Ferreira during the Kolkata derby on 21 January. Dipanda scored twice in the match and Bagan won 2-0.
Jeakson Singh (centre) celebrating his goal against Colombia during the U-17 World Cup at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi.

Jeakson Singh and a goal to remember

3 min read . 08 Dec 2017
Defender Lalram Hmunmawia of Aizawl FC tackling East Bengal’s forward Willis Deon Plaza during their opening match in Kolkata on 28 November.

I-League’s homecoming?

6 min read . 08 Dec 2017
The launch of the Indian Super League in 2014 was a game-changer for football agents and players alike. Photo: Mint

Indian football’s agents of change

12 min read . 30 Sep 2017
A Shillong Lajong player (in red) takes a shot during a match against Minerva Punjab on 7 March in Ludhiana. Lajong and Minerva used 16 and 17 U-22 players, respectively, in the last season of the I-League. Photo: Jagtinder Singh Grewal/Hindustan Times.

I-League’s quest for relevance

5 min read . 07 Jul 2017