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'All is not over, 80 percent sure of new investor and ISL door still open': East Bengal

August 10, 2020 11:31 am

East Bengal have not given up on the hope of entering the Indian Super League (ISL) season this year.

Football players association backs East Bengal on ISL inclusion, writes to AIFF and FSDL

July 31, 2020 5:29 pm

Taking up the cudgels for beleaguered East Bengal, the Football Players Association of India (FPAI) on Friday made a plea for the heritage club's "immediate" inclusion into the top-tier Indian Super League.

East Bengal unlikely to get ISL step-up this year

July 26, 2020 8:26 am

New teams will not be added to the Indian Super League (ISL) this year, it is learnt. Meanwhile, East Bengal is going through serious financial hardship and is desperately looking for a new sponsor.

East Bengal's ISL hopes over as organisers stick to ten teams

July 25, 2020 7:41 pm

The ISL organisers, Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), have clarified that they will stick to ten teams for the 2020/21 season instead of floating tenders for new outfits.

East Bengal get back sporting right from Quess, decks cleared to play in ISL

July 17, 2020 9:31 pm

The development has cleared the decks for East Bengal to find a new sponsor. They will now be able to complete the club licensing formalities which will make them eligible to play in ISL.

'East Bengal will surely and soon join ISL'

July 12, 2020 11:19 am

The club has been grappling with financial woes following the premature pullout of its former investor Quess Corp, who were its title sponsors for two seasons.

His East Bengal contract ripped, Costa Rica's Johnny Acosta shelters at embassy

June 19, 2020 8:31 am

Johnny Acosta’s manager, Jose Luis Rodriguez, has alleged that East Bengal abruptly terminated his client's contract, did not pay his wages, and asked him to vacate his apartment.

East Bengal's Ansumana Kromah struggles to find hospital for sick newborn

June 09, 2020 5:38 pm

Ansumana Kromah, who led Peerless SC to a historic Calcutta Football League title last year, became a father on Wednesday morning but his new-born daughter developed jaundice symptoms on Saturday.

East Bengal’s future at stake with players left without salaries

May 16, 2020 10:20 am

In order to build a stronger cricket team, Quess spent Rs 90 lakh in the 2019/20 season, but after the group decided to terminate the association with East Bengal, the future looks bleak for the club.

East Bengal have said they want me next season, says coach Mario Rivera

May 01, 2020 7:27 pm

East Bengal finished a distant second in the I-League under Mario Rivera, who was recruited by the team's principal sponsors, Quess Corp, who are on their way out.


100 years of East Bengal: A century of excellence

August 01, 2020 5:09 pm

East Bengal are celebrating their centenary on Saturday, August 1, 2020.

East Bengal, Real Kashmir prepare ahead of I-League season opener

December 04, 2019 9:43 am

East Bengal will hope to start off strongly against Real Kashmir in their season opener in Kalyani, after falling just one point shy of eventual champions Chennai City last season.

Kolkata derby: Old rivalry resumes as Mohun Bagan take on East Bengal in Calcutta Football League

September 02, 2019 10:42 am

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.

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

July 30, 2019 7:24 am

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.