FC Goa: Founded in 2014, the FCG to battle in Group D in the upcoming Durand Cup 2023 facing off against Downtown Heroes FC, Shillong Lajong FC, and Northeast United FC.
About Football Club Goa
Football Club Goa (FCG) is a professional football team from India, based in Goa. They play in the Indian Super League, which is the top football league in India. The club was founded on 26th August 2014 and is known as Gaurs.
The club’s logo represents the Gaur, which is the state animal of Goa and the colours blue and orange in the logo represent the Goan coastline and sunrise.
The owners of FCG are Jaydev Mody, Akshay Tandon, and Indian Cricketer Virat Kohli. The club is known for its youth development system, producing talented players like Saviour Gama and Princeton Rebello.
Football Club Goa is the first Indian sports club to have its own TV channel, FC Goa TV, on Videocon D2H.
The club also has a reserve team that plays in the I-League 2nd Division and a women’s team formed in 2018. They also have youth teams participating in various football tournaments for different age groups.
FC Goa Durand Cup 2023 Participation
The club is gearing up to join the 132nd edition of the Durand Cup 2023. In Group D, the club will be facing off against Downtown Heroes FC, Shillong Lajong FC, and Northeast United FC.
The FC Goa Durand Cup 2023 match list includes the following fixtures:
- FCG vs Shillong Lajong FC on 8 August, Tuesday at 3 pm, Guwahati’s IGAS.
- FCG vs Northeast United FC on 12 August, Saturday at 2:30 pm, Guwahati’s IGAS.
- FCG vs Downtown Heroes FC on 16 August, Wednesday at 3 pm, Guwahati’s IGAS.
Let’s watch and see if Football Club Goa can win the Durand Cup 2023.
The Durand Cup 2023 tournament is scheduled to take place from 3 August to 3 September, with matches going to held in Kolkata, Guwahati and Kokrajhar.
Football Club Goa Overview
|Club Name||Football Club Goa|
|Founded||26 August 2014|
|League||Indian Super League|
|Location||FC Goa House, Delta Centre, H.no.850, OFF N.H.17, Porvorim North, Goa GA 403521 IN|
|Club Twitter Handle||Click Here|
|Club Facebook Page||Click Here|
|Club Instagram||Click Here|
|Club Website||Click Here|
|Club Youtube||Click Here|
|Join Telegram||Join Here|
Football Club Goa Titles | Achievements
|Competition||No. of Matches Won||Season|
|Indian Super League||1||2019-20|
|Indian Super Cup||1||2019|
1. Which year did FC Goa won Durand Cup?
FC Goa won the prestigious Durand Cup in the year 2021 after the covid pandemic.
2. Is FC Goa participating in Durand Cup 2023?
Yes FC Goa is participating in Durand Cup 2023, placed in Group D, the club will be facing off against Downtown Heroes FC, Shillong Lajong FC, and Northeast United FC.