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

Penha de Franca opt out of Goa Pro League – Times of India

Penha de Franca opt out of Goa Pro League
Times of India
Penha de Franca had finished runners-up in last season's First Division League and earned promotion to the top tier since winners Salgaocar FC (juniors) are not eligible for promotion. The club, however, have realised that they do not have the

With an eye on CFL, Bagan changes strategy – The Hindu

With an eye on CFL, Bagan changes strategy
The Hindu
ATK), Kingshley Eze (Aizawl FC), Ricky Lallammawma (DSK Shivajians), Washim Akram Mallick (Kalighat MS), Debabrata Roy (Chennai City FC), Gurjinder Kumar (Salgaocar FC). Midfielders: Chesterpaul Lyngdoh (Churchill Brothers), Pintu Mahata …

Clubs to let local talent blossom, this season – The Navhind Times

Clubs to let local talent blossom, this season
The Navhind Times
Dempo Sports Club won the GPL in 2012. It went through ups and downs last season and ultimately finished third after enjoying the top spot during the league with ultimate champions Salgaocar FC and runners up Sporting Clube de Goa. “We did not have …

From ISL final to courier boy: How Milagres Gonsalves’ journey highlights India’s seasonal football problem – Sportskeeda


Sportskeeda
From ISL final to courier boy: How Milagres Gonsalves' journey highlights India's seasonal football problem
Sportskeeda
The player from Goa is the prime example of the malaise that has afflicted Goan football ever since the advent of the ISL. Big clubs like Salgaocar, Sporting Clube de Goa and Dempo have pulled out of India's top division leagues in the past few years

AIFF invites new bids for 2017-18 season of I-League – India Today


ESPN
AIFF invites new bids for 2017-18 season of I-League
India Today
With the expansion of the Indian Super League (ISL), Bengaluru FC won the bid there and moved out of the I-League. The Goan clubs — Salgaocar FC, Dempo FC and Sporting Clube de Goa — had pulled out of the league last year itself due to the uncertain …
AIFF invites bids for new I-League clubsESPN

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Goa football on decline, players hang up boots to join courier firms, politics – Times of India

Goa football on decline, players hang up boots to join courier firms, politics
Times of India
In 2012, the year Dempo SC became I-League champions for a record fifth time, the club spent approximately Rs 12 crore on player salaries alone, while rival clubs like Salgaocar FC, Churchill Brothers SC and Sporting Clube de Goa were not too far behind.

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GFA supports tourney for Goa’s forgotten heroes – Times of India

GFA supports tourney for Goa's forgotten heroes
Times of India
GFA general secretary Welvin Menezes, executive committee members Adv. Dominic Pereira, Raju Banavalikar and Patrick D'Souza were also in attendance, besides representatives of top clubs like Salgaocar FC, Dempo SC, Sporting Clube de Goa and FC …

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Sporting Clube de Goa eye Pro League after missing out on title last season – Times of India

Sporting Clube de Goa eye Pro League after missing out on title last season
Times of India
After years in the top flight of Indian football, the club owned by Peter Vaz opted out of the I-League last year, along with Salgaocar FC and Dempo SC, in protest against the All India Football Federation's proposed roadmap for restructuring Indian

Bengaluru FC retain five players while signing eight new players – SportsCafe


SportsCafe
Bengaluru FC retain five players while signing eight new players
SportsCafe
Twenty-four-year-old Haokip was the highest scoring Indian player in the 2014-15 I-League netting seven goals throughout the season while at Pune FC. He then had stints with Salgaocar FC, FC Goa, Kerala Blasters and East Bengal. Twenty-one-year-old …

Twenty years on: Salgaocar’s Win over East Bengal before 100000-plus fans, a fireside story – Times of India

Twenty years on: Salgaocar's Win over East Bengal before 100000-plus fans, a fireside story
Times of India
Except for the Salgaocar SC players, president Shivanand Salgaocar, a close friend who accompanied him for the match, and three Goans who landed at the Salt Lake stadium by chance, nobody fancied the away team coming up trumps against the hosts, …

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