Midfielder Arata Izumi to lead Pune FC in Federation Cup
Midfielder Arata Izumi to lead Pune FC in Federation Cup

Long-serving midfielder Arata Izumi will lead a 20-member Pune FC squad at the 36th edition of Federation Cup football tournament commencing in Goa on December 28.

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.

Mohun Bagan remove Subhas Bhowmick for failing to meet licensing criteria
Mohun Bagan remove Subhas Bhowmick for failing to meet licensing criteria

Mohun Bagan on Thursday removed veteran Subhas Bhowmick with "immediate effect" as the veteran coach did not pursue his AFC 'A' licence coaching degree in all these years, a must to continue coaching in a professional set-up as per parent body's guidelines.

Pune FC aim for first ever overseas trophy
Pune FC aim for first ever overseas trophy

Pune FC will aim to clinch their first ever overseas title when they face Bangladesh’s Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi in the King’s Cup final at the Changlimithang Stadium here Tuesday.

Pune FC beat Mohun Bagan in penalty shootout to book Kings Cup final
Pune FC beat Mohun Bagan in penalty shootout to book Kings Cup final

Pune FC held their nerves to beat Mohun Bagan 7-6 in penalty shootout to secure a place in the King's Cup final at the Changlimithang Stadium here on Sunday.

Saradha scam: BJP demands sealing of TMC's bank account

Demanding that the bank account of Trinamool Congress be sealed following the arrest of two party MPs in Saradha scam, BJP on Sunday said TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee's "intolerance" and "arrogance" would be the reason for the party's "downfall" in the next Assembly polls.

Saradha scam: TMC MP Srinjoy Bose to stay in jail, custody extended till Nov 26
Saradha scam: TMC MP Srinjoy Bose to stay in jail, custody extended till Nov 26

The custody of Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha MP Srinjoy Bose has been extended till November 11, a local city court said on Saturday. Bose was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam yesterday.

Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath
Fikru Lemessa ban big setback for Atletico de Kolkata: Kingshuk Debnath

Atletico de Kolkata defender Kingshuk Debnath on Saturday said the two-match ban handed out to striker Fikru Lemessa came as a big setback for the team.

ISL: Kerala Blasters FC counting on Trevor Morgan's fan base in Bengal
ISL: Kerala Blasters FC counting on Trevor Morgan's fan base in Bengal

Atletico de Kolkata may be high on home support but their Sunday opponents Kerala Blasters FC would not find themselves too out-of-place either with the X-factor in Trevor James Morgan, the highly successful former East Bengal coach.

Soccer-watching crowd changes with glamorous ISL
Soccer-watching crowd changes with glamorous ISL

As Indian football took a new turn with the beginning of Indian Super League, the crowd profile at the Yuva Bharati Krirangan stadium also changed with a cricket-like craze clearly visible.

Mamunul Mamun is keen to play for East Bengal, Mohun Bagan
Mamunul Mamun is keen to play for East Bengal, Mohun Bagan

Atletico de Kolkata midfielder and Bangladesh skipper Mamunul Islam Mamun said his main endeavour would be to win the hearts of football loving citizens of Kolkata and play for either East Bengal or Mohun Bagan after Indian Super League (ISL) that begins on October 12.

Mumbai City FC ropes in Peter Reid and Steve Darby for ISL
Mumbai City FC ropes in Peter Reid and Steve Darby for ISL

Mumbai City Football Club on Thursday named eminent English football manager Peter Reid as Team Manager and experienced coach Steve Darby as the assistant coach for their campaign at the Indian Super League (ISL).

AIFF discriminating against I-League, says Mohun Bagan
AIFF discriminating against I-League, says Mohun Bagan

Accusing the All India Football Federation (AIFF) of adopting a "discriminatory attitude" towards I-League, Mohun Bagan Monday said it would demand an increase in the number of foreigners to be at par with the Indian Super League (ISL).

East Bengal prevail 3-1 over arch rival Mohun Bagan in Kolkata derby
East Bengal prevail 3-1 over arch rival Mohun Bagan in Kolkata derby

Ranti Martins struck a double to help defending champions East Bengal prevail over arch rivals Mohun Bagan 3-1 in the season's first derby here Sunday.

Pratik Choudhari joins Mohun Bagan on season long contract

Mumbai based central defender Pratik Choudhari has signed to play for Kolkata`s glamour outfit Mohun Bagan in the new I-League season.

Jammu and Kashmir to host Federation Cup in August next year

The football fans of Jammu and Kashmir are all set to get a taste of top quality Indian club football as premier clubs like Mohun Bagan, East Bengal, Dempo will be vying for the top honours in the Federation Cup which will be held in the state in August, next year.

Subhas Bhowmick hopes to end Bagan`s trophy drought

Kolkata giant Mohun Bagan`s Technical Director Subhas Bhowmick today said his prime effort would be to end the four-year long trophy draught for the I-League side.

Mohun Bagan rope in Haitian playmaker

Mohun Bagan on Wednesday roped in Haitian playmaker Sony Norde as their fourth foreigner for the 2014-15 season.

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.

Mohun Bagan rope in Cameroon`s Boya

I-League football club Mohun Bagan have roped in Cameroon`s Pierre Boya as their marquee player for the 2014-15 season.