CFL: East Bengal crown champions despite draw with Mohun Bagan

  KOLKATA: Laldanmawia Ralte was the unlikely hero as East Bengal wrapped up their 39th title after twice coming from behind to draw 2-2 with Mohun Bagan in a tense Calcutta Football League encounter on Sunday at Kanchenjunga Stadium in Siliguri. Azharuddin Mallick’s 3rd minute strike had Mohun Bagan in front, but Laldanmawia Ralte scored with a left footer […]

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CFL: Odds favour East Bengal against Mohun Bagan in title decider

  KOLKATA: East Bengal will face their biggest challenge on Sunday when they take on a determined Mohun Bagan in the Calcutta Football League title decider at Kanchenjunga Stadium in Siliguri. Seven-time successive champions East Bengal would look to defend their crown while Mohun Bagan would try to end their title drought and give their fans something to […]

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CFL: Mohammedan finish campaign with win over Rainbow AC

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club beat Rainbow Athletic Club 2-1 on Thursday to finish their campaign in the 2017/18 Calcutta Football League. League’s top scorer Aser Pierrick Dipanda Dicka put Mohammedan SC ahead in the 16th minute only for Yao Kouassi Bernard to restore parity for Rainbow AC in the 58th minute. However, substitute Satyam […]

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CFL: Mohammedan SC aim to end on a high

KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club will not be short of motivation when they take on Rainbow Athletic Club in their Calcutta Football League concluding clash on Thursday. The Black Panthers head into this match after playing a stalemate against the defending champions East Bengal last weekend and would not settle for anything less than a victory at Barasat Stadium. A […]

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CFL: Plaza’s hat-trick keeps East Bengal atop

KOLKATA: East Bengal registered a convincing 5-0 win over Tollygunge Agragami on Tuesday in their quest to claim eighth successive Calcutta Football League crown. This was East Bengal’s biggest win of the season so far, and powered by a hat-trick from Willis Plaza (26th minute, 50th and 62nd) along with goals from Nikhil Pujari (82nd) and Laldanmawaia Ralte (83rd). Khalid Jamil knew […]

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CFL: East Bengal look to bounce back to winning ways

  KOLKATA: East Bengal will look to return to the winning ways when they take on Tollygunge Agragami in their penultimate game of the Calcutta Football League at East Bengal Ground on Tuesday. East Bengal, who are currently on second position in the table with 19 points from 7 matches, need to win against Tollygunge, who are […]

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CFL: Disputed penalty gives Mohun Bagan the win against Peerless

  KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan registered a hard fought 2-1 win over Peerless Sports Club in Calcutta Football League on Monday. Nikhil Kadam put Mohun Bagan ahead in the 32nd minute only for Leonce Dodoaz to restore parity for Peerless in the 40th minute. However, Bayi Kamo Stephane converted a penalty to settle the issue for Mohun Bagan in the 62nd minute at […]

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CFL: Mohun Bagan look to avoid slip-up against Peerless

  KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan will seek to notch up a win over Peerless Sports Club and brighten their Calcutta Football League title hopes when the two sides clash on Monday. With 19 points from 7 matches, Mohun Bagan currently level on points with East Bengal heading into the penultimate match of their campaign. However, courtesy a […]

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Jiten better than many foreign strikers says Biswajit Bhattacharya

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club Head Coach Biswajit Bhattacharya believes Jiten Murmu will only improve and would play a crucial role for the team in remainder of the season. The gaffer feels Jiten has all of the physical and mental attributes that are needed to become a successful striker, as he said: “Jiten is mentally very strong […]

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