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Jobby Justin says I-League is India's best league, but made sense to move to ISL

Jobby Justin, the 25-year-old India striker who made his international debut in July 2019, was at the centre of a transfer row between two clubs from the I-League and ISL till last month.

The Prince of Persia returns: Majid Bishkar comes back to rekindle maidan memories

Calcutta was rechristened as Kolkata. Football took a backseat in the city after the arrival of Sourav Ganguly. But Majid somehow retained his charm.


Purported Mohun Bagan fans vandalise East Bengal centenary gate

Mohun Bagan have lodged a complaint in Maidan Police Station to take appropriate action, against the fans who vandalised the East Bengal overhead gate under broad daylight.

Durand Cup: East Bengal blank Army Red 2-0 in tournament opener

East Bengal's Spaniard gaffer Alejandro Menendez fielded two foreigners in central defender Borja Gomez Perez while Colado led the attack as the red-and-gold dominated the proceedings.

Durand Cup, CFL scheduling absolute disaster: East Bengal coach Alejandro Menendez

Menendez took charge in his second season at the red-and-gold, preparing his wards for the Calcutta Football League Premier Division A and the AIFF Super Cup.

Minerva Punjab, Mohun Bagan, East Bengal, 3 other I-League clubs write to FIFA

The clubs' biggest bone of contention is the top tier status accorded to Indian Super League by the All India Football Federation as per the Master Right Agreement (MRA) signed between the AIFF and IMG-Reliance in 2010.


Consider our legacy, 100-year existence and act accordingly: East Bengal to AIFF

Nearing a century of existence, East Bengal have pleaded with the All India Football Federation to consider their legacy and contributions before acting for pulling out of the Super Cup.

East Bengal board members decide against participating in Super Cup

Terming it 'unethical' to pull out of the alliance, East Bengal said in a statement: "The East Bengal nominees on the Board suggested that since an alliance of Clubs have already been formed, it would be unethical for us to come out of the Alliance."

Mohun Bagan, East Bengal among seven I-League clubs to withdraw from Super Cup

Mohun Bagan and East Bengal are two of the seven I-League clubs which have withdrawn participation in the Super Cup 2019 due to issues facing the tournament.

Chennai City FC win maiden title as I-League provides last day drama yet again

It looked like East Bengal were a whisker away from toppling Chennai City FC from the top of the table at half time in Coimbatore and Kozhikode. But Pedro Manzi and Gaurav Bora's goals ensured that Chennai become the first team from Tamil Nadu to win an I-League title.

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East Bengal launch centenary celebrations in a sea of red and gold

After the completion of the rally involving thousands of fans, the torch was carried back to the club and was installed by Bhaichung Bhutia and former coach Subhash Bhowmick.