East Bengal
Sports  /  Published 17.09.20

High-profile CVs for East Bengal head coach post

Renowned coaches like Sven-Goran Eriksson, José Pékerman, Eusebio Sacristan and Robbie Fowler have applied for the post of East Bengal’s head coach. The century-old club is all se...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 07.09.20

East Bengal a step closer to ISL entry

Manchester United have congratulated East Bengal on its centenary year. In a letter to East Bengal secretary Kalyan Majumder, United team director Christoffer Komen said: “We would hereby like t...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 04.09.20

Bid for ISL berth first step for EB entry

Indian Super League (ISL) organiser, Football Sports Development  Limited (FSDL), on Friday invited bids for a new to team to participate in the seventh edition of the tournament. The developmen...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 03.09.20

Big 2 gone, I-League banks on Sporting

Mohammedan Sporting’s “Mission I-League” slogan — even their face masks have the message embossed — could not have been more telling at a time when “the-once-premie...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 03.09.20

Low-key achiever & game-changer

“I spend more time in being rich. And less time in looking rich.” Hari Mohan Bangur, the new owner of East Bengal club, is a very successful businessman but prefers to stay outside the gl...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 03.09.20

Love for football finds legacy of East Bengal

For Hari Mohan Bangur, the IIT-educated managing director of Shree Cement, which has agreed to pick up a controlling stake in East Bengal, love for football began early. His father, Benu Gopal Bangur,...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in

Football  /  Published 02.09.20

East Bengal cements deal for ISL entry

East Bengal’s wait for a new investor ended on Wednesday, paving the way for the century-old club’s entry into the Indian Super League (ISL), possibly from this season itself, and setting ...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 04.08.20

East Bengal: a century of triumph and dare

It was something he had never been able to get over. Even after so many years. Any discussion on back volleys invariably brought back memories of one image. Of a man on his back, airborne save for an ...
By Ananda Kamal Sen in

Football  /  Published 02.08.20

100 years of Red & Gold

By The Telegraph in

Football  /  Published 01.08.20

ISL poser for East Bengal

East Bengal should play the Indian Super League (ISL) on their own merit and not by asking anyone and everyone to pitch for them. That’s what former players, who wore the red and gold jersey wit...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


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