2010–11 I-League

The 2010–11 I-League is the fourth season of the I-League, the highest football league competition in India. It ran from 3 December 2010 to May 2011.[1] Dempo are the defending champions. On May 30, 2011 Salgaocar SC won the title by beating JCT FC 2–0 in the final match of the season.

I-League
Season2010–11
ChampionsSalgaocar
RelegatedJCT
ONGC
2012 AFC CupSalgaocar
East Bengal
Matches played182
Goals scored489 (2.69 per match)
Top goalscorerRanty Martins
Biggest home winDempo 14–0 Air India
Biggest away winMumbai 1–5 Churchill Bros.
Highest scoringDempo 14–0 Air India
Average attendance3913

TeamsEdit

Sporting Clube de Goa and Shillong Lajong FC were relegated at the end of the 2009–10 season after finishing in the bottom two places of the table. They were replaced by 2010 Second Division champions ONGC FC and runners-up HAL SC.

In other team changes, Mahindra United were disbanded at the end of the 2009–10 season to concentrate on youth football.[2] They were replaced by Indian Arrows, a newly founded team under the auspices of the AIFF.

Club City Stadium Capacity
Air-India Mumbai Cooperage Ground, Mumbai 12,000
Chirag United Kolkata Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata 120,000
Churchill Brothers Margao, Goa Fatorda Stadium, Margao 35,000
Dempo Panjim Fatorda Stadium, Margao 35,000
East Bengal Kolkata Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata 120,000
HAL Bangalore Bangalore Stadium, Bangalore 15,000
Indian Arrows New Delhi Ambedkar Stadium, New Delhi 15,000
JCT Phagwara Guru Nanak Dev Stadium, Ludhiana 12,000
Mohun Bagan Kolkata Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata 120,000
Mumbai FC Mumbai Cooperage Ground, Mumbai 12,000
ONGC Mumbai Rajarshi Shahu Stadium, Kolhapur 12,000
Pune FC Pune Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Pune 20,000
Salgaocar Vasco Fatorda Stadium, Margao 35,000
Viva Kerala Kozhikode EMS Stadium 60,000

Managerial changesEdit

Team Outgoing head coach Manner of departure Date of vacancy Table Incoming head coach Date of appointment
Churchill Brothers   Carlos Roberto Pereira Resigned End of Previous Season pre-season   Vincent Subramaniam [3] July 2
East Bengal   Philippe De Ridder Resigned End of Previous Season pre-season  Trevor Morgan[4] July 16
Mohun Bagan   Biswajit Bhattacharjee Resigned End of Previous Season pre-season  Stanley Rozario[5] June 4
Mohun Bagan   Stanley Rozario Resigned Dec. 13[6] 12  Subhash Bhowmick Dec. 14
Churchill Brothers   Vincent Subramaniam Resigned March 5[7] 3rd  Drago Mamić [8] March 14

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Salgaocar (C) 26 18 2 6 58 27 +31 56 2012 AFC Cup Group stage
2 East Bengal 26 15 6 5 44 21 +23 51 2012 AFC Cup Group stage[a]
3 Dempo 26 15 5 6 63 33 +30 50
4 Churchill Brothers 26 14 8 4 57 31 +26 50
5 Pune 26 9 9 8 32 27 +5 36
6 Mohun Bagan 26 8 10 8 34 32 +2 34
7 Mumbai 26 9 7 10 24 28 −4 34
8 Chirag United 26 5 14 7 31 36 −5 29
9 Indian Arrows 26 7 8 11 31 49 −18 29
10 Viva Kerala 26 6 9 11 30 36 −6 27
12 Air India 26 5 9 12 25 57 −32 24
12 HAL 26 6 6 14 18 40 −22 24
13 JCT 26 6 6 14 17 35 −18 24 Relegation to 2012 I-League 2nd Division
14 ONGC 26 5 9 12 25 40 −15 24
Updated to match(es) played on 1 June 2011. Source: IndiaFooty.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion.
Notes:
  1. ^ Since Salgaocar SC also won the 2011 Indian Federation Cup, East Bengal qualified for the 2012 AFC Cup as 2010–11 I-League runners-up.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AI CHI CB DEM EB HAL IAR JCT MB MUM ONGC PFC SFC VK
Air India 1–1 2–2 4–0 0–3 1–1 2–5 1–0 1–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–1
Chirag United 0–0 3–5 2–4 0–0 1–0 2–1 0–0 1–1 0–1 4–2 1–0 1–4 1–1
Churchill Brothers 2–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 3–0 6–0 3–1 2–0 3–1 3–3 2–3 1–2 1–1
Dempo 14–0 1–1 2–0 0–1 2–4 5–2 2–0 4–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 3–3
East Bengal 6–1 2–1 2–2 3–2 1–0 4–0 3–0 2–1 1–2 1–0 1–0 1–0 3–0
HAL 1–3 1–1 0–3 0–3 1–1 0–4 0–0 1–1 1–0 1–0 1–2 0–1 0–1
Indian Arrows 2–1 0–0 1–2 1–1 1–1 2–1 0–0 5–4 1–1 1–1 0–0 1–3 0–1
JCT 2–0 2–2 1–1 1–2 0–1 0–1 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–0 2–1 0–2 1–0
Mohun Bagan 2–0 0–1 0–0 2–2 1–1 1–2 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–2 0–0 2–2 2–1
Mumbai 2–1 0–0 1–5 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 0–0 1–0 2–0 0–1 2–0
ONGC 1–2 2–2 1–1 0–1 1–0 4–0 1–1 2–1 1–3 2–2 1–1 0–1 1–0
Pune 2–1 1–1 0–1 3–2 2–1 0–1 3–0 4–0 1–1 1–1 1–0 0–1 4–4
Salgaocar 0–1 4–3 4–3 1–3 3–2 3–0 5–0 2–0 1–3 2–3 5–0 0–1 4–0
Viva Kerala 7–1 1–1 0–1 0–2 0–1 1–1 0–1 4–1 2–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 0–3
Updated to match(es) played on 1 June 2011. Source: Soccerway
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

Updated on 10 April 2015.[9]

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1   Ranty Martins Dempo 28
2   Odafa Onyeka Okolie Churchill Brothers 25
3   Ryuji Sueoka Salgaocar 18
4   Beto Dempo 17
  Tolgay Özbey East Bengal 17
6   Yusif Yakubu Salgaocar 15
7   Jeje Lalpekhlua Indian Arrows 13
  Mandjou Keita Pune 11
9   Kayne Vincent Churchill Brothers 12
10   Okorogor Praise Air India 11
  Badmus Babatunde ONGC 11
12   Muritala Ali Mohun Bagan 10
  Anil Kumar Chirag United Kerala 10

Hat-tricksEdit

Player For Against Result Date
  Odafa Onyeka Okolie Churchill Brothers Mumbai 5–1 2010-12-18
  Odafa Onyeka Okolie Churchill Brothers Pailan Arrows 6–0 2011-1-3
  Mandjou Keita Pune JCT 4–0 2011-1-30
  Anil Kumar Chirag United Kerala Air India 7–1 2011-2-20
  Jeje Lalpekhlua Pailan Arrows Air India 2–5 2011-3-13
  Tolgay Özbey East Bengal Air India 3–0 2011-4-4
  Jeje Lalpekhlua Pailan Arrows Mohun Bagan 5–4 2011-5-29
  Muritala Ali Mohun Bagan Pailan Arrows 4–5 2011-5-29
  Ranty Martins Dempo Air India 14-0 2011-5-30
  Beto Dempo Air India 14-0 2011-5-30

ScoringEdit

  • Most games failed to score in:
  • Most goals scored in a match by a single team:Dempo 14–0
  • Highest scoring game:Dempo 14–0 Air India
  • Widest winning margin:Dempo 14–0 Air India

Clean sheetsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Fixtures & Results Rounds 1 – 16". The-AIFF.com. All India Football Association. Archived from the original on 2010-06-10.
  2. ^ D'Costa, Gordon (30 April 2010). "Mahindra United to disband team". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 4 May 2010. Retrieved 15 January 2011.
  3. ^ "I-League: Former Singapore Boss Vincent Subramaniam Appointed New Churchill Brothers Head Coach". Goal.com. 2010-07-02. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  4. ^ "Breaking News: East Bengal Appoint Former Bolton Player Trevor Morgan As Coach For 2010–11 Season". Goal.com. 2010-07-16. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  5. ^ "Stanley Rozario Mohun Bagan`s new coach". Zeenews.com. 2010-06-04. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  6. ^ "MohunBaganClub.Com". MohunBaganClub.Com. 2010-12-13. Archived from the original on 2012-03-19. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  7. ^ "Churchill coach Vincent resigns". The Times Of India. 5 March 2011.
  8. ^ "East Bengal beat Mohun Bagan 2-1 | News | NDTVSports.com". Sports.ndtv.com. 2011-04-09. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  9. ^ https://int.soccerway.com/national/india/i-league/2010-2011/regular-season/r13090/
  10. ^ "Keita revives Pune FC campaign as host beat JCT 4–0". The-AIFF.com. 30 January 2011.