From 1956, the year of Salgaocar SC’s establishment, it has been an era of sustained development, hard work and glory. It was a keen interest in football that initially prompted Vasudev Salgaocar to conduct friendly ties between the local youth and the crew of ships calling at Mormugao Port. The ties were conducted in local paddy fields, and largely attended, for football is one addiction most Goans share. As his industrial empire grew to new heights, Salgaocar crystallized his penchant for football in an organized fashion and formed the Salgaocar SC in 1956.
Salgaocar Football Club as it later came to be known, is an Indian professional football club based in Vasco, Goa. They are owned by the V. M. Salgaocar Group of Companies and play in the I-League and Goa Professional League.
Salgaocar FC became the first Goan side to win the NFL in 1998-99 under the guidance of coach Shabbir Ali.
Tilak Maidan is their home ground located in Vasco. Salgaocar FC have won twenty Goa League Champions, four Federation Cups, two Super Cups, three Durand Cups and won the National Football League in 1998-1999 in addition to the I-League title in 2010-11 after the National Football League was re-christened in 2007. Their home jersey is green shirt with white shorts while the away strip is red/black.
Year : 1988, 1989, 1997, 2011,, Award : Federation Cup winner
Year : 2010-11, Award : I league Title