Salgaocar Football Club

Salgaocar F.C

Salgaocar F.C

Salgaocar Football Club is from Vasco, Goa. The club was founded in 1956.
Salgaocar was founded by VM Salgaocar, President of the VM Salgaocar Group of Companies.

Salgaocar became the first Goan side to win the Natinal Football League in 1998-99 and then won the prestigious I-League in the year 2010-11.

Official website is http://www.salgaocarfc.in/

Current Team Squad

Player Name Role Country
Subrata Paul Goalkeeper India
Karanjit Singh Goalkeeper India
Abhijit Das Goalkeeper India
Albino Gomes Goalkeeper India
Lenny Pereira Defender India
Rosario Mendes Defender India
Pawan Kumar Defender India
Nicolau Colaco Defender India
Othallo Tabia Defender India
Augustin Fernandes Defender India
Gurjinder Kumar Defender India
Francis Kasonde Defender Zambia
Brian Mascarenhas Midfielder India
Clifton Dias Midfielder India
Rocus Lamare Midfielder India
Karma Tsewang Midfielder India
Gilbert Oliveira Midfielder India
Douhou Pierre Midfielder India
Thangjam Singh Midfielder India
Zakeer Mundampara Midfielder India
James Fernandes Midfielder India
Bikash Jairu Midfielder India
Dawson Fernandes Striker India
Aslon Oliveira Striker India
Umesh Harijan Striker India
Darryl Duffy Striker Scotland

Current Technical Staff

Name Role Country
Derrick Pereira Chief Coach India
Peter Vales Assistant Coach India
Virender Singh Goalkeeper coach India

Salgaocar FC accuse GFA of taking contradictory decisions – Goa com


Goa com
Salgaocar FC accuse GFA of taking contradictory decisions
Goa com
Panjim: Salgaocar Football Club on Wednesday accused the Goa Football Association of taking two contradictory decisions, in an Executive Meeting held on April 28, over their demand for a shift in the venue for their First Division match to be held at

Salgaocar set to turn focus on women’s football – Times of India

Salgaocar set to turn focus on women's football
Times of India
Panaji: The door for Salgaocar FC's return to the elite of Indian football remains slightly ajar but the former champions and among Goa's most successful club still has plenty on its plate. The club's youth development programme, for example, is

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GFA, Salgaocar FC playing different ball – The Navhind Times

GFA, Salgaocar FC playing different ball
The Navhind Times
PANAJI:Goa Football Association and Salgaocar FC appear to be in a tussle over who keeps the ball — Club or the Association. The tussle or attitude shift has come to fore after Salgaocar FC failed to turn up for their rescheduled away match against

Salgaocar cry foul over fixture pile-up, ground – Times of India


Times of India
Salgaocar cry foul over fixture pile-up, ground
Times of India
Salgaocar FC are just a point behind league leaders Penha de Franca SC with 36 points but still have two matches in hand. Panjim Footballers, the other team attempting to qualify for the Goa Pro League, are a point behind. All seemed fair in this tough

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Green beacon helps colts find their way – Times of India

Green beacon helps colts find their way
Times of India
Time was when every youngster wanted to wear the green of Salgaocar FC and follow in the footsteps of their heroes like Brahmanand Shankhwalkar and Bruno Coutinho, both now Arjuna awardees. There was a time when the blue of Dempo was in fashion; …

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Salgaocar win First Division but can’t be promoted – Times of India

Salgaocar win First Division but can't be promoted
Times of India
Salgaocar, however, will not be promoted to the Goa Pro League since Salgaocar FC – the club's senior side – are regulars in the top league since 1958, a year after the club was formed. According to GFA regulations, a club cannot have two teams in the

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‘Big Clubs’ in sync with GFA’s decision on players’ suspension – Oherald

'Big Clubs' in sync with GFA's decision on players' suspension
Oherald
The two footballing giants – Dempo SC and Salgaocar FC – both favoured the decision of the GFA considering it as the 'eye opener' for all the other players after the State football governing body suspended 46 players following their involvement in

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Valanka bats for Goan clubs, one league – Times of India

Valanka bats for Goan clubs, one league
Times of India
The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has struggled for months to bridge the gap that exists between the two leagues, Indian Super League (ISL) and I-League. A merger was first suggested, prompting the pull-out of all three Goan clubs – Salgaocar FC

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Praful urges Goan clubs to come back to Indian football – Oherald


Oherald
Praful urges Goan clubs to come back to Indian football
Oherald
Praful Patel congratulated the club on their achievement and said; “The DNA of Goa can be only described in one word –Football. And it's wonderful to be here to celebrate wonderful 50 years journey of one of the most illustrious institutions of Goa

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Albino Gomes set to tend the goal for India – The Navhind Times

Albino Gomes set to tend the goal for India
The Navhind Times
Albino joined Salgaocar FC when he was thirteen but never got a chance to play. He was picked up by Mumbai City FC two years back and got his break in the last Indian Super League (ISL). He mesmerised when he got his opportunity. He saw himself in the …