Bengaluru are the best side in I-League: Eelco Schatorrie
Bengaluru are the best side in I-League: Eelco Schatorrie

East Bengal Coach Eelco Schatorrie on Saturday said though his team has not lost to Bengaluru Football Club (BFC) in previous games but they would not take it easy since their rivals are the best side in the I-League.

I-League: High stakes for Bengaluru FC, East Bengal
I-League: High stakes for Bengaluru FC, East Bengal

With hectic jockeying and jostling for positions at the top of the I-League table, defending champions Bengaluru FC take on East Bengal here on Sunday with both teams needing all points to remain in contention for the title.

Second-string East Bengal lose 0-1 in AFC Cup
Second-string East Bengal lose 0-1 in AFC Cup

A second-string East Bengal dished out a spirited show but failed to cancel out Mohd Amri Yahyah's early goal to suffer a 0-1 loss to Johor Darul Ta'Zim in a rain-interrupted AFC Cup football match here today.

Depleted East Bengal take on leaders Johor Darul Ta'Zim
Depleted East Bengal take on leaders Johor Darul Ta'Zim

Already three of their top players injured, East Bengal will not risk further and field a second string side when they face table leaders Johor Darul Ta'Zim in the penultimate league round of the AFC Cup football tournament here tomorrow.

I-League: East Bengal face depleted Dempo SC
I-League: East Bengal face depleted Dempo SC

East Bengal have a good chance to continue their ascent as they face a depleted Dempo SC in the I-League football tournament in the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Saturday.

Ranty Martin scores 200th goal in East Bengal's win over Salgaocar FC
Ranty Martin scores 200th goal in East Bengal's win over Salgaocar FC

Ranty Martins struck his record 200th goal to inspire East Bengal to a 1-0 win over Salgaocar FC in the I-League football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Wednesday.

Former Bengal U-19 cricket captain Ankit Keshri succumbs to on-field injury
Former Bengal U-19 cricket captain Ankit Keshri succumbs to on-field injury

East Bengal Club cricketer Ankit Keshri on Monday succumbed to injuries, which he picked up during a cricket match.

Mumbai FC hold EB 1-1, Ranty to wait for 200th goal
Mumbai FC hold EB 1-1, Ranty to wait for 200th goal

 Ranty Martins missed a penalty and the chance to score his 200th goal in the country's top league as East Bengal were held to a 1-1 draw by Mumbai FC in their I-League football fixture at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here today.

200 is just a number for me, says Ranti Martins
200 is just a number for me, says Ranti Martins

On the brink of achieving the 200th goal milestone in the combined I-League and NFL football tournament, East Bengal striker Ranty Martins on Friday said it's just a number and that he would dedicate it to his mother, whom he lost earlier this year.

East Bengal to play in empty stadium against Mumbai FC
East Bengal to play in empty stadium against Mumbai FC

Empty stadiums during a football match in the country may not be an unusual sight but come tomorrow East Bengal will take on Mumbai FC in the I-League behind closed doors at the gigantic Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Kriragan here.

East Bengal, Mohun Bagan usher in Bengali New Year
East Bengal, Mohun Bagan usher in Bengali New Year

 Sticking to their age-old tradition, the city's football giants Mohun Bagan and East Bengal ushered in the Bengali New Year or 'Naboborsho' with their traditional 'Bar Puja' on Wednesday.

East Bengal crush Balestier Khalsa FC 3-0 in AFC Cup
East Bengal crush Balestier Khalsa FC 3-0 in AFC Cup

 Despite fielding their reserve team, East Bengal dominated the proceedings to hammer Balestier Khalsa FC 3-0 for their first win this season in the the AFC Cup football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Tuesday.

East Bengal to test bench strength in AFC Cup match on Tuesday
East Bengal to test bench strength in AFC Cup match on Tuesday

 Virtually out of contention for the next round, East Bengal will try out their bench strength when they face Balestier Khalsa FC of Singapore in their group F fixture of the AFC Cup football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan here on Tuesday.

East Bengal edge past Pune FC 3-2 in I-League
East Bengal edge past Pune FC 3-2 in I-League

East Bengal handed Pune FC their first home loss of the season winning a hard-fought football I-League Round-16 encounter 3-2 at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi, here on Saturday.

I-League: Bharat FC vs East Bengal - Preview
I-League: Bharat FC vs East Bengal - Preview

 Bharat FC are looking to earn maximum points when they take on East Bengal in the I-League's 15th round clash here on Wednesday after a good display against Pune FC last weekend.

Royal Wahingdoh FC beat East Bengal 1-0 in I-League
Royal Wahingdoh FC beat East Bengal 1-0 in I-League

Royal Wahingdoh FC continued their winning run beating East Bengal 1-0 in a rescheduled round 9 match of the Hero I-League football at the J N stadium here on Tuesday.

Royal Wahingdoh beat East Bengal 1-0 in I-League
Royal Wahingdoh beat East Bengal 1-0 in I-League

A solitary strike from midfielder Godwin Franco in the 30th minute of the game, sealed a crucial 1-0 victory for hosts Royal Wahingdoh against East Bengal in an I-League football match here at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday.

Confident Royal Wahingdoh FC to take on EB in I-League match
Confident Royal Wahingdoh FC to take on EB in I-League match

Buoyed by their success against Pune FC, a confident Royal Wahingdoh FC will look to give East Bengal a run for their money in the Hero I-League match at the J N Stadium here on Tuesday.

I-League: East Bengal vs Royal Wahingdoh - Preview
I-League: East Bengal vs Royal Wahingdoh - Preview

After their 0-1 defeat at the hands of arch-rivals Mohun Bagan in Kolkata on Saturday, a desperate East Bengal will look to getting back to winning ways against Royal Wahingdoh FC in the I-League football competition here on Tuesday.

Sporting and Lajong battle in crucial I-League tie
Sporting and Lajong battle in crucial I-League tie

Sporting Clube de Goa will look to move upwards in the points table by beating Shillong Lajong FC when the two sides meet in a Hero I-league match at the Nehru Stadium here on Saturday.