Kingfisher East Bengal Club

Kingfisher East Bengal Club

Kingfisher East Bengal Club

East Bengal Club was founded in the year 1920 at Kolkata, West Bengal. Now this is called Kingfisher East Bengal Club as per the main sponsor name.

This club is the symbol of fighting spirit and one of the most successful football clubs in India.

East Bengal – Mohun Bagan on field arch rivalry is very famous in India and the match between these two clubs in Kolkata is called the famous Kolkata Derby.

Official website is http://www.eastbengalfootballclub.com/

Current Team Squad

Player Name Role Country
Abhijit Mondal Goalkeeper India
Abhra Mondal Goalkeeper India
Subhasish Roy Chowdhury Goalkeeper India
Luis Barreto Goalkeeper India
Raju Gaikwad Defender India
Arnab Mondal Defender India
Milan Susak Defender Australia
Abhishek Das Defender India
Deepak Mondal Defender India
Gurwinder Singh Defender India
Safar Sardar Defender India
Robert Lalthalma Defender India
Saumik Dey Defender India
Dhanarajan Radhakrishnan Defender India
Wasim Akram Mallick Defender India
Harmanjot Khabra Midfielder India
Dipankar Roy Midfielder India
Subodh Kumar Midfielder India
Malsawmtluanga Midfielder India
Lalrindika Ralte Midfielder India
Mehtab Hossain Midfielder India
Alvito D’Cunha Midfielder India
Cavin Lobo Midfielder India
Abhinas Ruidas Midfielder India
Deepak Tirkey Midfielder India
Prohlad Roy Midfielder India
Anthony Soren Midfielder India
Leo Bertos Midfielder New Zealand
Baljit Singh Sahni Striker India
Joaquim Abranches Striker India
Baldeep Singh Striker India
Nilendra Dewan Striker India
Jiten Murmu Striker India
Manas Sarkar Striker India
Dudu Omagbemi Striker Nigeria
Ranti Martins Striker Nigeria

Current Technical Staff

Name Role Country
Armando Colaco Manager India
Ranjan Choudhury Assistant manager India

I-League: East Bengal’s long-serving club official Swapan Ball loses fight to cancer – Firstpost


Firstpost
I-League: East Bengal's long-serving club official Swapan Ball loses fight to cancer
Firstpost
May he rest in peace," East Bengal said in its condolence message. Having joined East Bengal as a young footballer, he went on to become the club's one of the most popular faces and a go-to man, who served the club like his family for more than three …
Swapan Ball, long-serving East Bengal official, dies at the age of 71Scroll.in
Swapan Ball, East Bengal's long-serving football official, dies …Hindustan Times
East Bengal Top Official Swapan Ball Passes Away; Fans And …The Fan Garage (press release) (blog)
Siliguri Times (press release) (blog)
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Ruidas takes on parent club East Bengal to be part of ISL – Times of India


Times of India
Ruidas takes on parent club East Bengal to be part of ISL
Times of India
CHENNAI: The ISL draft is a big day for Indian footballers and left-winger Abhinash Ruidas is fighting his own battle to find a place in the elite league. It has emerged that he is purportedly still in contract with I-League club East Bengal for

I will never play for East Bengal: Abinash Ruidas – The Indian Express


The Indian Express
I will never play for East Bengal: Abinash Ruidas
The Indian Express
Winger Abinash Ruidas has stated that East Bengal football club has comitted a breach of trust and thereby he will never to turn up for the red-and-gold brigade. 22-year-old Ruidas had a eye-catching debut in 2014-15 but talks for 2016 -17 contract failed.
Mumbai City FC writes to All India Football Federation to sort out Abinash Ruidas contract disputeScroll.in

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Syrian midfielder Amna joins East Bengal from Aizawl FC to play ‘Kolkata Derby’ – Oneindia


Oneindia
Syrian midfielder Amna joins East Bengal from Aizawl FC to play 'Kolkata Derby'
Oneindia
My aim was to take part in the derby between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan. Ultimately my aim has been fulfilled this season.” Amna had high praise for his coach Khalid Jamil, who was also with Aizawl FC last season. "His coaching style is so good that

Now, BJP-TMC tussle over Mohun Bagan, East Bengal – Livemint


Livemint
Now, BJP-TMC tussle over Mohun Bagan, East Bengal
Livemint
Mohun Bagan and East Bengal club officials said they were not consulted over this and that BJP's bid to rescue them was completely unsolicited. “We did not have any prior information about the BJP writing to the prime minister, seeking his intervention

I-League 2017/18: East Bengal chasing former ISL defender – Sportskeeda


Sportskeeda
I-League 2017/18: East Bengal chasing former ISL defender
Sportskeeda
East Bengal are not letting up in their bid to build a competitive squad for next season's I-League and the latest man attracting the attentions of head coach Khalid Jamil is the Zambian defender, Kondwani Mtonga. According to reports, Mtonga and his …

Abhinash Ruidas will have to play for East Bengal, says state football body – The Indian Express


The Indian Express
Abhinash Ruidas will have to play for East Bengal, says state football body
The Indian Express
Ruidas on Wednesday had said that he does not want to play for the Bengali club but the AIFF desciplinary committee secreatary Utpal Ganguly on Thursday dismissed the letter and said directly, “Ruidas has to play for East Bengal”. The 22-year old
In the midst of bitter contract dispute, Abinash says he'll never play for East BengalScroll.in
Ruidas' MCFC move under cloudSportstarlive

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ISL 2017 Draft: 4 players who have chosen East Bengal over ISL draft – Sportskeeda


Sportskeeda
ISL 2017 Draft: 4 players who have chosen East Bengal over ISL draft
Sportskeeda
The 24-year-old midfielder will not be part of the ISL draft this time round and has already joined up with Jamil and the East Bengal squad for pre-season preparations. Given he recently made his India debut and even scored a goal, Rafique will be a
ISL 2017-18 Player Draft: From ATK's acquisition of big guns to FC Goa's youth policy, how all 10 teams faredFirstpost
It's not just about the money: Why Indian players think ISL is miles ahead of I-LeagueScroll.in
ISL draft: Jamshedpur FC pick Anas EdathodikaMathrubhumi English
Times of India -Sportstarlive
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Khalid Jamil to meet East Bengal club officials today – The Fan Garage (press release) (blog)


The Fan Garage (press release) (blog)
Khalid Jamil to meet East Bengal club officials today
The Fan Garage (press release) (blog)
The Mumbaikar who coached Aizawl FC to their maiden top division league title last season has signed for East Bengal this season where he will be in charge of their quest for a record 8th straight Calcutta Football League triumph and their first

East Bengal approach two foreign strikers after Alvito D’Cunha oversees scouting at Leeds – Goal.com


Goal.com
East Bengal approach two foreign strikers after Alvito D'Cunha oversees scouting at Leeds
Goal.com
Alvito, a former India international who had a long stint at the Kolkata club, has been part of the player recruitment process for the last few years and had travelled to England earlier this week to scout strikers for the Red and Golds. Former India
East Bengal in talks with two foreign strikers for upcoming seasonSportskeeda
East Bengal to approach two foreigners to revamp their attackOneindia

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