Baichung Bhutia to play for East Bengal one last time in I-League
Baichung Bhutia to play for East Bengal one last time in I-League

It was in famous red-and-gold East Bengal jersey that 17-year-old Baichung Bhutia came into prominence back in 1995 and after nearly two decades, one of India's greatest ever footballer is going to play what will be his final season in Indian club football.

Zico is inspiring and ISL gives hope: Armando Colaco
Zico is inspiring and ISL gives hope: Armando Colaco

One of Indian football's well-known coaches, Armando Colaco says he has "learnt many things" by watching the legendary Zico's training sessions with players of Indian Super League franchise FC Goa.

Armando Colaco against playing Ranti Martins and Dudu Omagbemi in all matches

With a packed calendar ahead, East Bengal coach Armando Colaco Thursday said he would not like to put his top forwards Ranti Martins and Dudu Omagbemi under stress as the defending champions kick off the season against Mohammedan Sporting in the local league Sunday.

Brazil`s humiliating defeat saddens Bengal

Bengal traditionally has a big support base for Brazil which is evident once again as a pall of gloom descended on the city after the hosts`s landslide 1-7 defeat against Germany in the World Cup semis.

Armando Colaco leaves East Bengal, set to coach Churchill Bros

East Bengal on Thursday confirmed that Armando Colaco has relinquished the position of chief coach as he is set to guide Goan giants Churchill Brothers next season.

EB blank United SC to finish runners-up in I-League

Second-half goals by Abhishek Das, Edeh Chidi and substitute Seminlen Doungel helped East Bengal blank United SC 3-0 to secure I-League runners-up place for a third time in four seasons.

EB aim to finish runners-up with a win over United SC

Having missed the crown narrowly, East Bengal will look to finish runners-up for a third time in four seasons when they conclude their I-League campaign against United SC at the Salt Lake Stadium here on Monday.

Bengaluru FC only a win away from I-League crown

Bengaluru FC are close to becoming the first team to win the I-League on debut but will have to negotiate a tricky opponent when they take on Dempo Sports Club at the Nehru Stadium here Monday.

Churchill looking for win against EB to avoid relegation

Churchill Brothers, struggling to avoid relegation, will be desperately looking for a victory when they take on title contenders East Bengal in a crucial encounter in the 24th round of the I-League at Nehru Stadium here on Wednesday.

East Bengal eye full points against Sporting Clube tomorrow

Facing the difficult task of winning their remaining six games to win the title, East Bengal will take on a struggling Sporting Clube de Goa in a must-win match at home in a round 23 I-League exchange on Sunday.

Chance for East Bengal to close in on I-League leaders

East Bengal take on Mumbai FC in a rescheduled Airtel I-League encounter at the Salt Lake Stadium Wednesday afternoon.

Mohun Bagan hold East Bengal 1-1 in Kolkata derby

City giants Mohun Bagan held arch-rivals East Bengal to a 1-1 draw in their high-profile return derby match of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan here Saturday.

I-League: Upbeat Dempo face EB Challenge

Upbeat after their win against Rangadejied United FC, Dempo FC are all set to face the challenge of East Bengal when they meet tomorrow in the return match of the I-League scheduled at Nehru Stadium here.

East Bengal beat Mohun Bagan 1-0 in I-League Kolkata derby

India international Lalrindika Ralte scored a spectacular goal in the 73rd minute to give East Bengal a 1-0 win over arch-rivals Mohun Bagan in a high-voltage round 10 clash of the Airtel I-League here on Sunday.

Special Olympics Bharat athletes to leave for Bangkok

Following an intensive football training program, Special Olympics Bharat Athletes leave on saturday for the qualifier round at Bangkok as one of the seven teams who are participating there.

Dempo bids farewell to Armando Colaco

Dempo Sports Club hosted a farewell for their outgoing chief coach Armando Colaco whose contract with the club expires on May 31.

Rohan Ricketts in trouble for tweets against coach Armando

Dempo`s star foreign striker Rohan Ricketts has been served with a suspension notice for his outburst against coach Armando Colaco on a social networking website.

There`s no room for complacency: Dempo coach

Dempo coach Armando Colaco admits he is "extra cautious" ahead of his team`s clash against Sporting Clube de Goa in a second round I-League clash at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Friday.

Goan coaches join hands to form state association

Several Goan coaches came together to form the Goa Football Coaches Association here and appointed Dempo Sports Club coach Armando Colaco as its president.

Bencherifa emerges as frontrunner for national coach`s job

With Armando Colaco refusing the one-year contract offered to him, Karim Bencherifa has now emerged as the frontrunner for the national coach`s job.