AIFF, clubs form two committees to raise I-League profile
AIFF, clubs form two committees to raise I-League profile

With an aim to build a hype around the I-League, the participating clubs and All India Football Federation today decided to form two committees to look after the marketing and technical aspects of tournament.

Indian women's football team first coach Sushil Bhattacharya dead

Former East Bengal player and the first coach of the Indian women's football team Sushil Bhattacharya died at a nursing home here on Saturday following old age complications.

Mission CFL for I-League champions Mohun Bagan
Mission CFL for I-League champions Mohun Bagan

Having annexed their first national title after a gap of 13 years, I-League football champions Mohun Bagan's next aim is to rule the local league and break the dominance of bitter foes East Bengal, a record 36-time winners.

EPL coaches in East Bengal for training programme
EPL coaches in East Bengal for training programme

 An advanced training programme conducted by three coaches from the English Premier League began at East Bengal on Thursday.

Biswajit Bhattacharya named East Bengal coach

Former Indian football team striker Biswajit Bhattacharya was on Friday named head coach of East Bengal club for the 2015-16 season.

Defender Arnab Mondal appointed as India football team captain
Defender Arnab Mondal appointed as India football team captain

India's national football team coach Stephen Constantine on Wednesday appointed defender Arnab Mondal as the side's captain.

Salgaocar bag Fairplay trophy, EB, Mumbai FC best organisers
Salgaocar bag Fairplay trophy, EB, Mumbai FC best organisers

Salgaocar FC were on Friday awarded the Fairplay trophy for the I-League 2014-15, while Mumbai FC and East Bengal shared the best organiser award for organising their respective home matches in Cooperage Stadium in Mumbai and Salt Lake Stadium and Barasat Stadium in Kolkata, respectively.

Arjuna awardee C Prasad dies

Noted footballer and Arjuna awardee C Prasad died in a hospital in Delhi today following an ailment.

Shillong Lajong FC thrash East Bengal 5-1
Shillong Lajong FC thrash East Bengal 5-1

A second half hat-trick from Cornell Glen helped hosts Shillong Lajong FC thrash East Bengal 5-1 in an I-League match at the J N Stadium here on Saturday.

Task cut out for East Bengal vs Royal Wahingdoh
Task cut out for East Bengal vs Royal Wahingdoh

East Bengal will look to avenge their first-leg defeat against Royal Wahingdoh when the two teams clash in a battle for the third spot in the I-League football tournament here on Sunday.

Late cricketer Ankit Keshri's family alleges foul play
Late cricketer Ankit Keshri's family alleges foul play

The family of Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri, who died after an on-field collision, has filed a police complaint alleging foul play and gross medical negligence, police said on Thursday.

I-League: Mumbai FC in must-win match against East Bengal
I-League: Mumbai FC in must-win match against East Bengal

Facing a must-win situation to avoid relegation, Mumbai FC are confident of dealing with the pressure as they take on East Bengal in a 22nd round I-League football match at the Cooperage ground here on Wednesday.

AFC Cup: East Bengal sign off with a draw vs Kitchee SC
AFC Cup: East Bengal sign off with a draw vs Kitchee SC

East Bengal struck two late goals in the second-half to hold hosts Kitchee SC 2-2 and conclude their campaign on a high in the AFC Cup football tournament at the Mongkok Stadium here on Tuesday.

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.