Salt Lake Stadium
People  /  Published 17.06.22

A teenage fan's debut in Salt Lake stadium stands: Indian win and Sunil Chhetri’s goal

After the full-time whistle, the players, dripping wet, approached the stands and waved and applauded the fans for their support. Then we left the stadium along with thousands of fans with smiles on t...
By Shashwata Ray Chaudhuri

Football  /  Published 14.06.22

India qualify for Asian Cup in style

Told to hang up his boots after a medical condition, Anwar Ali's persistence and optimism in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds paid rich dividends here on Tuesday. Thanks to goals from An...
By Tapan Mohanta in Calcutta

Lifestyle  /  Published 11.06.22

The Salt Lake Stadium experience, and the brilliant chaos of Kolkata’s football spirit

I saw so little but felt so much in 90 minutes. I felt thousands of hearts beating as one as flashlights from mobiles illuminated the night sky. I have never felt more delighted about my own insignifi...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 10.06.22

Asian Cup Qualifiers: India bank on captain courageous in match against Afghanistan

Indian national football team captain Sunil Chhetri looks forward to taking up from where he left against Cambodia as India face Afghanistan in their second match of the Asian Cup Qualifiers at the Sa...

News  /  Published 04.06.22

Asian Cup match tickets at Salt Lake Stadium sold out in 10 minutes, AIFF issues more

Tickets for India's upcoming AFC Asian Cup qualifying round match against Cambodia at Salt Lake Stadium on June 8 were sold out within 10 minutes, forcing the AIFF to issue more. While the All In...


Football  /  Published 21.05.22

Do-or-die match for Bagan

ATK Mohun Bagan need nothing less than a win to stay afloat in the AFC Cup when they square off against Bashundhara Kings in a group D clash at the Salt Lake Stadium on Saturday. If the Juan Ferrando...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 12.04.22

Mariners fix goals ahead of fresh task

ATK Mohun Bagan are eyeing the AFC Cup as an opportunity for them to make up for the disappointment of missing glory in the Indian Super League (ISL). They face Sri Lankan side Blue Star FC in a ...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Places  /  Published 15.11.21

Best places to visit in Salt Lake

For years, this part of the city lacked eating options, with only CCDs filling the void. The past decade has seen innumerable cafes crop up here, with the vibe ranging from cosy to energetic. You can ...
By Vedant Karia

People  /  Published 23.09.21

When Lionel Messi made Kolkata shout and dance

Reflecting in 2014 on his days in Kolkata, Messi had observed how he was “overwhelmed with the warmth and the passion...My experience over there has left a lasting impression on me.” That...
By Priyam Marik

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.21

Covid: Field hospital opens at Salt Lake stadium

Dormitories in use Surajit Roy, CEO of the stadium, said they had handed over 28 dormitories to AMRI. “Our hospitals are under so much stress that we were ready to help in any way we could,&rdq...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake


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