Newcastle resolve dispute with players over bonuses

Newcastle’s squad have resolved their dispute with the club over bonuses for the upcoming season.  The players had refused to give up their time for “walk up” shots for television companies at the club’s Darsley Park training ground on Monday. This came after the players […]

Queens Park Rangers name Amit Bhatia as new chairman

Tony Fernandes has stepped down as QPR chairman with Amit Bhatia taking over with immediate effect.Fernandes and co-chairman Ruben Gnanalingam are vacating their positions to allow Bhatia to move up from his role as vice-chairman.Fernandes took over at the west London club in 2011 and […]

History of Indian Football Part 2: A Tale of Two Leagues

After a few hiccups, the Indian Super League (ISL) was finally launched in October 2014 with 8 franchises, each paying a franchise fee reported to be between 12-18 crore. Franchise owners featured prominent Bollywood actors, cricket stars like Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly, and leading […]