The CFL title race is now virtually down to two teams - East Bengal, who are currently top of the table, and Peerless SC, who are 2nd but have a game in hand. In the unlikely event that both teams slip up, Mohun Bagan might also launch an unlikely title bid.
Mohun Bagan, undoubtedly, were the superior team with Joseba Beitia brilliantly leading the attack in a 4-4-1-1 formation but V P Suhair let the team down missing a couple of sitters in what was the season's first Kolkata derby at the Saltlake Stadium.
Calcutta Football League 2019 Live Score, Mohun Bagan vs East Bengal Football Today Match Live Streaming: The traditional football rivals get ready to resume their old rivalry in the season's first derby.
East Bengal's bid for a 17th title in their centenary year ended in a heartbreak with Gokulam Kerala producing a stunning 3-2 win on penalties to seal their place in the final of the 129th Durand Cup on Wednesday.
Kolkata was painted in the colours of their two biggest clubs Mohun Bagan and East Bengal as the old rivalry resumed in Calcutta Football League 2019 with the two sides clashing at the Salt Lake Stadium on Sunday.