A city court on Thursday rejected East Bengal Football Club official Debabrata Sarkar`s bail plea and remanded him to CBI custody till Aug 26 in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam.
East Bengal will look to revive
their sagging morale with the return of their three key
players when they take on JCT in a Round 18 return-leg fixture
of the I-League at Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday.
Fresh from their morale-boosting draw in the AFC Cup but dogged with injuries, East Bengal will have their task cut-out against Mumbai FC in their round 17 return-leg I-League match at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan on Sunday.
Taking a break from the I-League, a struggling East Bengal will be up against the challenge of Thai Premier League leaders Chonbury FC in their AFC Cup
group H opener at Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday.