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Thursday, Sep 19, 2019
Dhiman Sarkar

Dhiman Sarkar


Dhiman Sarkar is based in Kolkata with over two decades as a sports journalist. He writes mainly on football.

articles by Dhiman Sarkar (1105 results)
Sep 18, 2019 10:19
Neither the European Clubs Association (ECA) nor the UEFA have been able to firm up a plan that will again restructure the Champions League but both want a competition with a number of permanent slots for Europe’s top clubs read more
Sep 13, 2019 09:00
In two seasons with KKR, Gill has been the player they trusted to stay till the end, open when needed or bat at No. 3. read more
Sep 12, 2019 10:58
World Cup qualifiers: Former stars see bright future after Blue Tigers hold Asian champions Qatar to goalless draw in away match read more
Sep 09, 2019 23:39
The only time India, 103rd in the Fifa rankings, have played Qatar in an official match was in 1996. The 2022 World Cup hosts won 6-0. read more
Sep 07, 2019 12:24
Current India head coach Igor Stimac and NorthEast Untied FC coach Robert Jarni go back a long way. They were Croatia teammates during 1998 World Cup. read more
Sep 05, 2019 22:06
The 87-ranked Oman rallied to score twice through Rabia Alawi Al Mandhar in the last eight minutes of regulation time. read more
Sep 05, 2019 09:07
Erwin Koeman will make his debut as Oman head coach against India in the World Cup qualifier read more
Sep 04, 2019 23:37
Having got out of the group twice earlier, Oman, also four-time Asian Cup finalists but who have been at every edition bar one since 2004, are likely to have a different goal. read more
Sep 04, 2019 10:00
Now five internationals old for India, Samad is a player captain Sunil Chhetri has a lot of time for. read more
Sep 01, 2019 18:10
East Bengal midfield looked unorganised especially in the first-half but their defence manned by Marti Crespi did not give any chance to their arch-rivals to come out with a point. read more
Aug 24, 2019 20:04
City soccer giants Mohun Bagan, who last won the Durand Cup in 2000, have now lost in three finals on the trot (2004, 2009, 2019). read more
Aug 23, 2019 19:09
Gokulam Kerala stunned East Bengal 3-2 on penalties in the semi-final after a 1-1 stalemate in the extra time. read more
Aug 23, 2019 00:03
Contrast this with Real Kashmir’s preparations and the impact of four or five first-team players with families off the communications grid and it fits why Robertson said his team was “brilliant”. read more
Aug 21, 2019 23:31
A Cristiano Ronaldo fan— “been one since I first saw him at United and I am a United supporter,” he said—Farooq said the I-League, scheduled to start early November, would be crucial. read more