Khalid Jamil appointed as East Bengal coach

KOLKATA: 2016/17 I-League winning coach Khalid Jamil has been appointed as the new head coach of East Bengal. Jamil has joined the Red and Golds on a season long contract with a option to extend by another year, and was officially introduced at a press conference held at East Bengal Tent this evening. Announcing the appointment, East Bengal President Dr. Pranab […]

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Biswajit Bhattacharya returns as Mohammedan SC coach

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club have turned to a familiar face to take charge of the first team after re-appointing Biswajit Bhattacharya as head coach on a one-year contract. The former Indian striker will assume his duties on 19 June, 2017 and takes over from Ranjan Chowdhury who was shown the exit in February after Mohammedan failed qualify for the final […]

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FC Goa appoints Sergio Lobera as Head Coach

The Spaniard joins the club on a two-year deal and will take over the reins of the first team from the first week of July Panaji, 5th June 2017: FC Goa is pleased to confirm the signing of Sergio Lobera Rodriguez as the new head coach of the club. The Spaniard put pen to paper on […]

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Mohammedan confirms Richard Agwu Somtochukwu signing

  KOLKATA: After securing the signature of I-League’s top scorer Aser Pierrick Dipanda, Mohammedan Sporting Club have acquired the service of Nigerian defender Richard Agwu Somtochukwu for the forthcoming Calcutta Football League. Richard is a well known footballer in Kolkata maidans, has played for various Calcutta Football League clubs in the past such as Kalighat Milan Sangha, […]

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Mohun Bagan shows interest in Bayi Kamo Stephane

KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan have reportedly turned their attention to Aizawl FC’s Bayi Kamo Stephane, as they to search for a new centre-forward for the forthcoming Calcutta Football League. The Mariners, who last won CFL in 2009/10, want to bolster their attacking options ahead of the new season, and Kamo is understood to have been discussed […]

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Rana Gharami pens new deal with Mohammedan

KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club have signed defensive mainstay Rana Gharami on a new deal that keeps him with the Black Panthers till the end of the 2017/18 Calcutta Football League. Having joined Mohammedan in 2015, the 25-year-old formed a solid partnership at the back with then Mohammedan captain Kareem Omolaja Nurain. After Kareem’s departure from the club […]

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Mohammedan SC ropes I-League’s top scorer Aser Pierrick Dipanda

  KOLKATA: Mohammedan Sporting Club have made the biggest move in the Indian transfer market so far, with the acquisition of recently concluded I-League’s top scorer Aser Pierrick Dipanda for upcoming season. The 28-year-old, who joined Lajong form DSK Shivajians ahead of 2016/17 I-League, did not only finish as league’s top scorer with 11 goals in […]

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Bengaluru sign striker Cornell Glen

Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC on Monday announced the signing of striker Cornell Glen on loan until the end of the season from local side Ozone FC Bengaluru. The signing adds firepower to the Blues’ strike-force ahead of the club’s 2017 Federation Cup campaign with Serbian striker Marjan Jugovic set to miss out with injury. Unavailable for […]

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Mridul Banerjee appointed as new East Bengal coach

KOLKATA: Former Mohammedan Sporting Club gaffer Mridul Banerjee has been appointed East Bengal’s coach for the remainder of the season, the club announced on Tuesday. Though Armando Colaco was strongly into the reckoning but coach Banerjee was preferred over the Goanese for the post. Coach Banerjee – who had earlier been assistant coach at East Bengal – will assume his […]

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