Maiden Santosh Trophy title speaks volumes of the progress the state’s footballers have made.
Former manager Martinez and FA Cup final hero Watson were the inspiration behind Wigan Athletic's upset win.
Real Madrid took full advantage of Barcelona's shock loss at Real Valladolid with a 3-0 home win over 10-man Levante.
Frenchman Samir Nasri made City's breakthrough in the 68th minute with a sweet 20-metre left-foot strike.
Under-fire striker Samuel Eto’o stars for Chelsea in 4-0 win over Tottenham to put side seven clear on top.
North eastern state claim maiden Santosh Trophy after pummeling Railways 3-0 in the final.
Railways last triumphed in the Santosh Trophy way back in 1966.
Ozil gave Arsenal a seventh minute lead, after a precise through ball from Santi Cazorla.
Arsenal secure a place in the FA Cup semi-finals with a 4-1 win against Everton at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.
Manchester United moved up to sixth in the English Premier League table with 48 points.
Liverpool have been in electrifying form this season and sit second in Premier League table on 59 points.
Xavi joined Barca's academy as an 11-year-old in 1991 and was given his first-team chance under Louis van Gaal.
Messi was sick during Argentina’s 0-0 draw and he said it was something that had occurred several times at Barca.
With title rivals not in action this weekend, win over Spurs will put Chelsea seven points clear.
The second semifinal could be a battle of attrition in the middle of the park with both Railways and Maharashtra boasting of a strong midfield.
In final round of friendlies before World Cup, host Brazil thrash South Africa 5-0.
Neymar was unstoppable for tournament hosts Brazil as they demolished a poor South Africa side 5-0.
David Moyes later said the decision for Vidic to leave Manchester United was a mutual one
City fans were already celebrating just their third trophy in three years.
Madrid stayed three points ahead of Atletico while Barcelona can cut its deficit to Madrid to one point with a victory against Almeria.
Manchester City beat Sunderland 3-1 in the English League Cup final at Wembley on Sunday.
Newcastle manager was fined and warned by his club after he was sent off for headbutting a Hull City player.
Bale, Benzema and Ronaldo score twice each to help Real Madrid win 6-1; Galatasaray hold Chelsea.
Benzema, Bale and Ronaldo scored two goals apiece to tear apart Schalke.
Torres fired Chelsea into a ninth-minute lead but they could not press home their first-half dominance.