IFA to observe 36th Football Lovers’ Day on Tuesday

Kolkata: It was August 16, 1980 when a grimmest tragedy occurred in the football field which shocked the entire nation as it claimed the lives of as many sixteen football lovers at a stampede during a match between the arch-rivals East Bengal and Mohun Bagan at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. In the aftermath of the tragic event, thousands […]

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Kolkata Maidan celebrates “Bar Puja” on bengali new year

By Shyamal Majumder KOLKATA: Pohela Baishakh, the first day of the Bengali New Year, connects all the ethnic bengalis. It is an auspicious occasion to the bengal and bengalis, and like all other bengalis, Kolkata’s football communite also celebrate the day with great respect in form of Bar Puja. Just a couple of decades back […]

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Mohammedan Sporting bestow Amitabh Bachchan with Life-Time Membership

  Kolkata: The ultimate superstar of Indian film industry Amitabh Bachchan, who is shooting for his upcoming film TE3N (3) in Kokata for past few weeks visited the historical Mohammedan Sporting Club Tent on Tuesday to shoot a very important sequence of the film involving the 125-year-old club and it’Ss youth development project players. Taking […]

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Badru Baneerjee, Akhtar Ali launches Audio CD on Baichung Bhutia

Kolkata: Kolkata Abound Art Foundation in association with Balaka Music launched an Audio CD on Baichung Bhutia “Additiya Baichung” (Unparallel Baichung) at the Bhawanipore Club Tent in Kolkata, here on Saturday evening. The CD contains nine songs and poems written and composed by former footballer Mr. Bhuban Chatterjee on the Icon of Indian Football Mr. Baichung […]

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Bollywood’s All Stars FC to play charity match in Surat

Surat’s Jolly Ground will be hosting a high profile charity football match on 17th May (Sunday), where the bollywood’s All Stars FC will be squaring off against local Laxmipati Surat XI for a charitable trust called ‘GARV’. GS Worldwide Entertainment will be managing the All Stars FC in the match, All Stars FC is a […]

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Mohammean Fans Showed Protest Against Referee & IFA

Mohammedan fans showed peaceful protest against allegedly biased referring against Mohammedan Sporting Club in ongoing CFL, and they choose to do it on Thursday during Calcutta Football League match between Mohammedan Sporting Club & SAI (East Zone). Led by two fan clubs, Mohammedan Sporting Fans Club Kolkata & Jaan Jaan Mohmmedan, fans came wearing black […]

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“You need to play good football to win a match” – Imran Khan

Young lad from Hoogley Imran Khan, became over night sensation in Kolkata maidan by scoring the winning goal against mighty East Bengal in yesterday’s crucial Calcutta Football League encounter. THIF correspondent Koushik Paul cought up with him on Monday morning where Imran spoke about on Mohammedan’s historic win over East Bengal after six long years. THIF: […]

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