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Aizawl hold East Bengal in I-League clash

Aizawl hold East Bengal in I-League clash

Defending champions Aizawl FC held Kolkata football giants East Bengal to a 0-0 draw in an I-League encounter here on Tuesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
I-League: East Bengal thump Indian Arrows to stay on top

I-League: East Bengal thump Indian Arrows to stay on top

The victory saw East Bengal increase their lead at the top of the table with 17 points from eight matches, opening up a four-point gap with second-placed Minerva Punjab FC.

Jan 02, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
I-League: Spirited Neroca hold East Bengal

I-League: Spirited Neroca hold East Bengal

Nedo Turkovic struck a late equaliser as Neroca FC held formidable East Bengal to a 1-1 draw in a hard-fought I-League clash here on Saturday.

Dec 30, 2017, 18:22 PM IST
I-League: East Bengal beat Churchill Brothers 3-2

I-League: East Bengal beat Churchill Brothers 3-2

East Bengal scored their first goal through Laldanmawia Ralte in the 18th minute and under-fire Trinidadian forward Plaza then gave a fitting reply to his critics with two goals (45+2 and 90+7) to hand the Goans their fourth defeat on the trot.

Dec 16, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
I-League: East Bengal crush Shillong Lajong 5-1 for 1st win

I-League: East Bengal crush Shillong Lajong 5-1 for 1st win

Courtesy the result, East Bengal jumped to third position in the points table from seventh with four points from three matches. Lajong remained second with six points from three outings.

Dec 09, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
I-League: Under pressure East Bengal face upbeat Shillong Lajong

I-League: Under pressure East Bengal face upbeat Shillong Lajong

Having suffered a defeat against arch-rivals Mohun Bagan in the last round, East Bengal will be desperate for their first win, while Shillong Lajong will look to continue their winning spree.

Dec 08, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
East Bengal lacked variation, we should have won by 5-6 goals: Sanjoy Sen

East Bengal lacked variation, we should have won by 5-6 goals: Sanjoy Sen

Besides the goal, Mohun Bagan had two good chances in the first period but the woodwork denied them on both occasions.

Dec 03, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
I-League: Mohun Bagan down East Bengal in Kolkata derby

I-League: Mohun Bagan down East Bengal in Kolkata derby

Mohun Bagan should give credit to their goalkeeper who stood tall between the posts, ensuring they don't feel the absence of Debjit Majumder, who chose to be at ISL franchise ATK.

Dec 03, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
I-League: Security to be beefed up ahead of Kolkata derby

I-League: Security to be beefed up ahead of Kolkata derby

Not long ago, fan trouble resulted in a Kolkata derby not being completed after Mohun Bagan abandoned a match mid-way as their player Syed Rahim Nabi was hit on his face by a stone hurled from the crowd at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan.

Dec 02, 2017, 21:51 PM IST
AFC General Secretary Dato' Windsor wants one league in India from next year

AFC General Secretary Dato' Windsor wants one league in India from next year

The merger will give a big boost to Mohun Bagan and East Bengal's hopes to play in the ISL.

Oct 25, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
East Bengal hold Mohun Bagan to win 39th CFL title

East Bengal hold Mohun Bagan to win 39th CFL title

Eyeing their first title since 2009, the 29-time champions Mohun Bagan dominated the proceedings right from the start with 20-year-old Azharuddin Mallick's spirited second minute strike and were 2-1 up in the 49th minute following a goal from Ansumana Kromah.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
Mohun Bagan look to end East Bengal's dominance in CFL

Mohun Bagan look to end East Bengal's dominance in CFL

The 38-time champions East Bengal are yet to lose the title in seven years, and a draw at the Kanchenjunga Stadium will be enough to extend their dominance.

Sep 23, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Don't write us off: East Bengal tell FIFA, AFC

This season the merger of ISL and I-League failed as the Kolkata's heritage clubs said they were unable to pay the hefty franchise fee of Rs 15 crore.

Sep 14, 2017, 21:49 PM IST
Legends from different eras welcome FIFA U-17 World Cup to Kolkata

Legends from different eras welcome FIFA U-17 World Cup to Kolkata

The 'City of Joy' on Friday accorded a unique welcome to the FIFA U-17 World Cup trophy with traditional rivals Mohun Bagan and East Bengal sharing the dais.

Sep 01, 2017, 22:53 PM IST
Praful Patel hints things may change in ISL next year

Praful Patel hints things may change in ISL next year

I-League will run concurrently with the ISL this season (2017-18).

Aug 31, 2017, 23:09 PM IST
Respite for Abinash Ruidas in East Bengal contract row, AIFF says IFA can't decide his case

Respite for Abinash Ruidas in East Bengal contract row, AIFF says IFA can't decide his case

Ruidas was signed by Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC at its players draft but East Bengal have claimed that the footballer still had a contract of two more seasons.

Jul 28, 2017, 00:24 AM IST
I-League committee refers foreigners' quota issue to AIFF

I-League committee refers foreigners' quota issue to AIFF

Earlier, it was proposed that like the Indian Super League (ISL) there would be eight foreigners in a squad with two Asian quota players and five in a playing XI with one Asian player.

Jul 05, 2017, 22:58 PM IST
East Bengal steal Khalid Jamil from I-League champions Aizawl FC, make him highest-paid coach in India

East Bengal steal Khalid Jamil from I-League champions Aizawl FC, make him highest-paid coach in India

East Bengal, who are yet to win the coveted I-League, wasted little time in striking a deal for a rumoured salary of Rs 1.25 crore, making him the highest-paid coach in Indian football.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
Mohun Bagan, East Bengal in dark as ISL announces new teams

Mohun Bagan, East Bengal in dark as ISL announces new teams

The AIFF after its meeting in New Delhi on June 10 had promised to send the minutes and the proposal for the new competition for further deliberation by the two clubs.

Jun 13, 2017, 00:13 AM IST
East Bengal, Mohun Bagan meet AIFF but impasse continues over ISL

East Bengal, Mohun Bagan meet AIFF but impasse continues over ISL

Earlier, the AFC had intervened in the matter with a meeting at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur but there too the logjam had continued and a fresh meeting was called in the national capital.

Jun 10, 2017, 22:07 PM IST