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FIFA, AFC officials meet Kolkata’s three football giants

Kolkata: East Bengal, Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting, the city's three legacy clubs, met FIFA and AFC officials on Thursday hoping that when the roadmap of Indian football is chalked out on the lines of having one league, they are not…

Ex-East Bengal football captain Shanto Mitra dead

Kolkata: Former Indian national team assistant coach and East Bengal captain Shanto Mitra died here on Sunday following a prolonged illness, club sources said. Mitra, 75, leaves behind his wife and a daughter. Mitra defied his lean…

I-League: East Bengal beat Bengaluru to take top spot

Bengaluru: East Bengal thrashed defending champions Bengaluru FC 3-1 in an I-League encounter at the Sree Kanterava Football Stadium here on Saturday. Ivan Bukenya (23rd minute) scored the first goal for East Bengal in the first half…