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newsfootball21 days ago

Hope to play at Mohun Bagan again in future, states Joseba Beitia

Spanish midfielder Joseba Beitia has admitted that he wants to play for Mohun Bagan once again after guiding the Kolkata club to an I-League title this season. With the club merging with Indian Super League outfits ATK, chances are unlikely that he will play for the new side next season.
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newsfootball24 days ago

We will pay players their entire salaries after lockdown, states Mohun Bagan

Mohun Bagan has stated they would pay their players’ dues as soon as the lockdown phase comes to an end as their sponsors are located in other cities and have failed to operate so far. This comes as a response after the players’ threatened to approach the AIFF regarding the matter.
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newsfootball24 days ago

I would prefer to stay in Kolkata, asserts Dhanachandra Singh

Mohun Bagan defender Dhanachandra Singh has confessed that he doesn’t want to leave Kolkata and wants to stay in a city which has so much passion for the game. The side-back played a pivotal role in the club’s I-League campaign this season with the side winning the title with four matches to spare.
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newsfootballa month ago

I have entered talks with East Bengal, confesses CK Vineeth

Jamshedpur FC forward CK Vineth has clearly stated that he could make a possible move elsewhere prior to the next with East Bengal being the preferred destination. After successful stints with Bengaluru FC and Kerala Blasters FC, Vineeth represented Jamshedpur FC in the 2019-20 ISL.
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newsfootballa month ago

Eagerly waiting to play under Kibu Vicuna, admits Sahal Abdul Samad

Kerala Blasters’ midfield sensation Abdul Sahal Samad stated that he is eagerly waiting to play under their newly appointed coach Kibu Vicuna in the future. The footballer was the ISL emerging player of the year in 2018-19 and since then has played 9 matches for the National team.
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newsfootballa month ago

European players and coaches stranded in Kolkata depart for Europe

All the Spanish players and coaches of I-League clubs Mohun Bagan and East Bengal have taken a bus ride to Delhi, from where they would be connected to a flight to Amsterdam. It is from the Dutch capital that they will each disperse and before eventually reaching their desired destinations.
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newsfootballa month ago

Alejandro Menendez destroyed East Bengal, proclaims Mario Rivera

Quess East Bengal’s current coach Mario Rivera has lashed out at the club’s former coach Alejandro Menendez that he 'destroyed' the team altogether before he parted ways. Rivera was Alejandro’s deputy for almost two seasons since both of them were appointed by the Kolkata giants.
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newsfootballa month ago

There was nothing to play for in I-League, claims Ranjit Bajaj

Former Punjab FC owner Ranjit Bajaj stated that Indian football needs a federation which it can trust, claiming that the All India Football Federation (AIFF) has no future plans. Bajaj sold the remaining 50 percent of his stakes in the I-League club earlier this year, ending a fruitful venture.
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newsfootballa month ago

Indian football legend Chuni Goswami passes away aged 82

Former Indian International footballer Chuni Goswami breathed his last at the age of 82 in Kolkata this Thursday evening. Apart from his glamorous football career, Goswami was an equally talented cricketer and captained the East Zone side in domestic tournaments after ending his football ties.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Quess East Bengal to retain Mario Rivera as head coach

Quess East Bengal have decided to keep Spaniard Mario Rivera as their head coach for the next season. The Indian football season has been called off due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation and Mohun Bagan, who had an insurmountable 16 point lead before the break, were awarded the I-League trophy.
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