Bharat Football Club (Bharat FC)

Bharat Football Club or Bharat FC was founded by Kalyani Group in 2014. This professional club is based in Pune, Maharashtra and will participate in the I-League 2015 season as a direct entry team.

Current Team Squad

Player Name Role Country
Arindam Bhattacharya Goalkeeper India
Harshad Meher Goalkeeper India
Shahinlal Meloly Goalkeeper India
Nallappan Mohanraj Defender India
Mehrajuddin Wadoo (on loan from FC Pune City) Defender India
Naorem James Singh Defender India
Sabas Saleel Defender India
Bikramjeet Singh Defender India
Gouramangi Singh (Captain) Defender India
Dharmaraj Ravanan (on loan from FC Pune City) Defender India
Syed Rahim Nabi Defender India
Bobby Hassell Defender England
Tomba Singh Midfielder India
Dipendu Dowry Midfielder India
Adil Khan Midfielder India
Lester Fernandez Midfielder India
Simranjit Singh Midfielder India
Steven Dias Midfielder India
Gunashekar Vignesh Midfielder India
Jayashelan Prasad Midfielder India
Romuald Boco Midfielder Benin
Rajinder Kumar Striker India
Surojit Bose Striker India
Manjit Singh Striker India
Subhash Singh Striker India
Kris Bright Striker New Zealand

Former England striker Michael Owen visits new amateur football initiative in Leicester – Leicestershire Live

Former England striker Michael Owen visits new amateur football initiative in Leicester  Leicestershire Live

Former England striker Michael Owen made a special appearance at Bharat Football Club, in Belgrave, Leicester, for the unveiling of a new, amateur football …

India’s deflating football – The Indian Express

India’s deflating football  The Indian Express

In the last decade, more clubs have either shut shop or scaled down their operations than those who have entered — or stayed in — the top division, The Indian …

India’s fiscal scene has never been better in 300 years: Narayana Murthy – Financial Chronicle

India’s fiscal scene has never been better in 300 years: Narayana Murthy  Financial Chronicle

According to the Forbes magazine, the number of billionaires in India is increasing.

Indian football stuck in the bedlam of ISL and I-League – Times Now

Indian football stuck in the bedlam of ISL and I-League  Times Now

There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the future of the I-League clubs. The ISL is on the verge of being announced as India’s top-tier league but where …

I-League: Why the joining of U-Mumba FC was never on the cards? – Goal.com

I-League: Why the joining of U-Mumba FC was never on the cards?  Goal.com

There were a lot of speculations in recent times which suggested that the I-League, India’s top tier league, was all set to welcome a new team in the upcoming …

FC Pune City seek sponsors to stay afloat in Indian Super League – Hindustan Times

FC Pune City seek sponsors to stay afloat in Indian Super League  Hindustan Times

FC Pune City’s future in the Indian Super League is uncertain given the football club’s financial state of affairs. Reports suggesting the club has released its …

Tribals, Dalits call for Bharat Bandh on March 5 – Times of India

Tribals, Dalits call for Bharat Bandh on March 5  Times of India

India News: Tribals across several states have called for a Bharat Bandh on March 5 to protest against a recent Supreme Court order that paved way for …

HC dismisses plea seeking stay on Bharat movie – Business Standard

HC dismisses plea seeking stay on Bharat movie  Business Standard

Read more about HC dismisses plea seeking stay on ‘Bharat’ movie on Business Standard. The Delhi High Court on Monday rejected a plea seeking a stay on …

Indian Football Transfers: Real Kashmir FC rope in Subhash Singh from NEROCA FC – Sportskeeda

Indian Football Transfers: Real Kashmir FC rope in Subhash Singh from NEROCA FC  Sportskeeda

Indian forward Subhash Singh has signed for Real Kashmir FC after a three-year stint with northeast side NEROCA FC. One of the more experienced players in …

ISL: Pune’s wait for a sustainable top-tier club continues after FC Pune City’s fall – Goal.com

ISL: Pune’s wait for a sustainable top-tier club continues after FC Pune City’s fall  Goal.com

The ISL franchise has become the fourth top-tier club from Pune to fold in recent times…

Windies tour: Andhra’s K.S. Bharat in the race for Test spot – Sportstar

Windies tour: Andhra’s K.S. Bharat in the race for Test spot  Sportstar

Rishabh Pant is likely to be the first-choice wicket-keeper while Wriddhiman Saha will be determined to make a comeback for the upcoming tour of West Indies, …

Budget 2019: BharatNet Project Will Expand to All Panchayats, Funded by Public Private Partnership – News18

Budget 2019: BharatNet Project Will Expand to All Panchayats, Funded by Public Private Partnership  News18

The Digital India program has been given a further boost in the Budget 2019 presented for the year ending March 2020. The Finance Minister Nirmala …

Kalyani Group names its football club as ‘Bharat FC’ – Hindu Business Line

Kalyani Group names its football club as ‘Bharat FC’  Hindu Business Line

The Pune-headquartered Kalyani Group announced on Sunday that their football club has been christened “Bharat FC” which will take part in this season’s …

Bharat Arun: Criticism of Dhoni unfair, Kohli bounces ideas off him – Sportstar

Bharat Arun: Criticism of Dhoni unfair, Kohli bounces ideas off him  Sportstar

India’s bowling coach at the World Cup, Bharat Arun , reflects on the team’s spirited campaign that ended in a heart-breaking loss to New Zealand in the …

Bharat Army to celebrate 20 years with 11,000 fans – Sportstar

Bharat Army to celebrate 20 years with 11,000 fans  Sportstar

The ICC Cricket World Cup is not limited to the thrill on the pitch. It is a grand affair for fans and supporters; a carnival of sorts that involves travel, food, banter, …