In this cricket-crazy country, there is a saying that no other sportsperson makes money other than a cricketer. It is very true that cricketers earn millions of rupees through IPL, national team tournaments, endorsements, etc. but it’s not that playing other sports like football makes you a pauper – especially if you are the amongst

At the last minute, Anglian Holdings saves the 125th Edition of the Durand Cup, the oldest Football tournament in Asia and the 3rd oldest in the world.   Times of India | 21st August 2012   Welcome relief for Durand Cup, gets a sponsor   Article Link   Hindustan Times | 21st August 2012  

In a match destined to go down in Indian Football history, Shillong Lajong FC won a stupendous victory against A-League club Wellington Phoenix in the finals of the first ever North East Lajong Super Series Cup. Wellington had proved its excellent form in the series by effortlessly winning their initial matches against both United Sikkim

The three players from Shillong Lajong FC, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Lalramluaha and Lalthuammawia Ralte, finally said their goodbyes to their colleagues from FC Vestsjælland.  Below are some pictures of the players with Goalkeeper Thomas Mikkelsen, Head Coach Ove Pedersen and Director Gert Hansen, respectively.

Anglian Management Group has signed a commercial agreement with Netan Sansara, a UK-based footballer.  This comes at the same team that Mr. Sansara signed a one-year deal with our Danish 1st Division club, FC Vestsjælland.  As part of the agreement with him, Anglian will assist in a variety of matters in order to help him settle

Earlier this year we announced that Anglian was going to bring European leagues closer to Indian footballers.  Barely 6 months have passed since then and it has been raining trials at European clubs for Indian footballers. This summer has seen 6 Indian players training with European clubs to improve their skills and their future prospects

In a previous post we mentioned how British-born Netan Sansara, a Person of Indian Origin (“PIO”), had gone to try out at FC Vestsjælland where the coaches had been impressed by him. Well it seems like he did more than impress them for they have recently signed him on for a one year contract. Netan

We have had a lot of articles on the economics of football in Europe and other parts of the world. Unfortunately there have been very few analyses performed on the economics of the sport here in India. A couple of years back, things looked bright for Indian football with IMG-Reliance acquiring the commercial rights of

This month – July 2012 – too, our young team at Anglian football was busy keeping all of us entertained with their comic strips and the unveiling of more players from the Anglian fantasy football team – Anglian Footoons FC.  Following are some examples:   To keep up with our latest releases, be sure to

In the first collaborative effort between our two clubs, three players from Shillong Lajong FC were selected to go for a three-week training program at FC Vestsjælland in Slagelse, Denmark. Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Lalramluaha and Lalthuammawia Ralte have been training in Slagelse for more than one week and are already well settled in their unfamiliar environs. The