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Bengaluru better with Carles Cuadrat's 'safety first' approach: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu turned in a player-of-the-match performance against NorthEast United FC during in Bengaluru on Wednesday, notching up nine saves in Bengaluru FC's 2-1 win. Sandhu feels all of BFC's regular season would come to nought if they are unable to do well in the playoffs, though. "When you are playing the league, you want to finish first, but at the end of the day it doesn't matter. And that's what we learned," he said, reflecting on the 2017-18 season, when BFC...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Latest, Bengaluru, Indian Super League, Northeast United Fc, Bfc, Sandhu, Gurpreet Singh, Bengaluru FC, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Carles Cuadrat


Bengaluru better with Albert Roca's 'safety first' approach: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu turned in a player-of-the-match performance against NorthEast United FC during in Bengaluru on Wednesday, notching up nine saves in Bengaluru FC's 2-1 win. Sandhu feels all of BFC's regular season would come to nought if they are unable to do well in the playoffs, though. "When you are playing the league, you want to finish first, but at the end of the day it doesn't matter. And that's what we learned," he said, reflecting on the 2017-18 season, when BFC...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Latest, Bengaluru, Indian Super League, Northeast United Fc, Bfc, Sandhu, Gurpreet Singh, Bengaluru FC, Albert Roca, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu


MVP Gurpreet Singh Sandhu gives India a shot at history

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu has all the qualities of a solid shot-stopper. He's tall, authoritative and usually reliable between the posts. But he brings much more to the table, particularly with his clever distribution. Apart from the four saves he made against UAE, here's a summary of his performance in the first 45 minutes, where he created three attacking chances. • 11' - Long ball reaches Ashique Kuruniyan, who tries to lob an onrushing keeper, fails. • 22' - Long ball to Udan...
Tags: India, Football, Blog, Sport, Latest, Bahrain, Uae, Blog Post, Blog - Football Asia, Afc Asian Cup, Gurpreet Singh, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Ashique Kuruniyan


Lessons from UAE loss: What must India do against Bahrain?

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu smiles sheepishly when reminded of a promise he had made to Sunil Chhetri when the two were doing a short live session on social media from UAE on New Year's Eve. "I wish I could give him the clean sheets I promised. He has already scored two goals. If he scores two more in the next, that would be good," he jokes, when asked if Chhetri had made any promises in return. Chhetri could have had two against UAE on Thursday night; in fact, he had three presentable chances. A...
Tags: India, Football, Sport, Story, Latest, Bahrain, Uae, Afc Asian Cup, Chhetri, Sunil Chhetri, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu


Lessons from the UAE loss: What must India do against Bahrain

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu smiles sheepishly when reminded of a promise he had made to Sunil Chhetri when the two were doing a short live session on social media from UAE on New Year's Eve. "I wish I could give him the clean sheets I promised. He has already scored two goals. If he scores two more in the next, that would be good," he jokes, when asked if Chhetri had made any promises in return. Chhetri could have had two against UAE on Thursday night; in fact, he had three presentable chances. A...
Tags: India, Football, Sport, Story, Latest, Bahrain, Uae, Afc Asian Cup, Chhetri, Sunil Chhetri, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu


Bengaluru FC 2.0 promises exciting things ISL team resumes AFC campaign

Sunil Chhetri in action with Dimas Delgado and Udanta Singh during a training session ahead of BFC's Inter-Zonal semifinal against 4.25 SC. The emergence and continued excellence of Bengaluru FC (BFC) has been one of the brightest stories in Indian football across the last half a decade or so. Since their formation in 2013, BFC have won the I-League twice, become the first Indian club to reach the AFC Cup final and have distinguished themselves as the most professionally run club in the cou...
Tags: Blog, Soccer, Latest, Blog Post, Blog - Football Asia, Indian Super League, Bfc, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, ISL, Rahul Bheke, Bengaluru FC, Sunil Chhetri, Kanteerava Stadium, Udanta Singh, Harmanjot Khabra, Zohmingliana Ralte


Bengaluru FC 2.0 promises exciting things as ISL team resumes AFC campaign

Sunil Chhetri in action with Dimas Delgado and Udanta Singh during a training session ahead of BFC's Inter-Zonal semifinal against 4.25 SC. The emergence and continued excellence of Bengaluru FC (BFC) has been one of the brightest stories in Indian football across the last half a decade or so. Since their formation in 2013, BFC have won the I-League twice, become the first Indian club to reach the AFC Cup final and have distinguished themselves as the most professionally run club in the cou...
Tags: Football, Blog, Sport, Latest, Blog Post, Blog - Football Asia, Indian Super League, Bfc, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, ISL, Rahul Bheke, Bengaluru FC, Sunil Chhetri, Kanteerava Stadium, Udanta Singh, Harmanjot Khabra


Bengaluru FC sign India's No.1 goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Gurpreet will be available for Bengaluru FC's AFC Cup campaign Bengaluru FC have signed India's top goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu from Norwegian side Stabaek FC on a one-year deal ahead of the 2017-18 season.  Gurpreet, who is now the first Indian player to be signed by an Indian club from a European team with a transfer fee, will be available for Bengaluru's AFC Cup campaign, as well as their Inter-Zonal semi-final against North Korean side April 25 SC on August 23.  "While th...
Tags: Europe, India, Football, Sport, Story, Latest, Indian Super League, Gurpreet, Bengaluru FC, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Stabaek FC


India on right track, but mind the potholes

Sunil Chhetri: India's Batman without a Robin.Let's be honest, this Indian team has flaws.The numbers are impressive but they don't tell the entire story. India have huffed, puffed, got the 'job done', but there are loopholes. Loopholes that, if not addressed, could fade the shining light. Based on the two Asian Cup qualifiers, both 1-0 wins, here are a few concerns Constantine would need to address before India take the pitch next against Macau on September 5.The midfie...
Tags: India, Football, Blog, Sport, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Latest, Macau, Blog Post, Afc Asian Cup, Afc Asian Cup Qualifiers, Constantine, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Sunil Chhetri, Jeje Lalpekhula, Anas Edathodika


While Chhetri scores winners, Gurpreet continues to lead India from the back

While Chhetri scored the winner, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu made several crucial saves in India's 1-0 win over Kyrgyzstan.Sunil Chhetri was named Man of the Match against Kyrgyzstan for his winning goal in India's Asian Cup qualifier in Bengaluru on Tuesday night but an alternative candidate could have been goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, whose role was just as important.A series of saves in India's 1-0 win was only the latest of Sandhu's strong international performances, a run...
Tags: India, Football, Blog, Sport, Kyrgyzstan, Latest, Blog Post, Bengaluru, Afc Asian Cup, Afc Asian Cup Qualifiers, Sandhu, Gurpreet, Chhetri, Sunil Chhetri, Debayan Sen, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu