Indian Football News :
- Diego Maradona slaps his secretary: Diego Maradona was reportedly involved in a bust-up with secretary Sergio Batista, which led to the former slapping the other in front of the onlookers who gathered to see the legend during his recent visit of Kolkata.
- ISL; ATK rope in former Newcastle star : Two-time ISL champions ATK announced today that the team has signed former Newcastle United player Ryan Taylor as a replacement for the injured Carl Baker.
- ISL; FIFA U17 director tweets image of ‘fixed’ Delhi pitch : Javier Ceppi, the tournament director of the U-17 FIFA World Cup tweeted a picture of Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium after the concert hosted by Salman Khan, stating that the ground is fine to play football on and the damage caused has been corrected.
- New Delhi to get international standard sports complex : The Delhi government has given a green signal to the setting up of an international level multi-game sports complex in Najafgarh.
- ISL; Kerela Blasters achieve highest average attendance: Kerala Blasters have done it yet again! The Kochi-based club has registered the highest average attendance in ISL so far. Meanwhile, FC Pune City topped the charts for the highest average attendance for away fans.
World Football News :
- Premier League; Burnley move fourth, Chelsea win : Late Ashey Barnes goal saw Burnley leapfrog Liverpool, Arsenal and Spurs to go 4th while Chelsea win away at Huddersfield.
- Guardiola considering January signings to bolster squad : Pep Guardiola is aiming to sign at least a player to strengthen as his side already sits 11 points safe at the top.
- PSG escape punishment as LFP give Lille ban : LFP decided that despite such high profile signings PSG did not break any rules and handed Lilee a ban without stating any reasons.
- Ibrahimovich brands Guardiola ‘immature‘ : Zlatan Ibrahimovich said that City manager is most immature he has worked in his career after Barcelona row.
- Pochettino says Alderweireld is out untill February : Alderweireld injured hamstring on November 1st against Real Madrid and Pochettino says he is out untill February.