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East Bengal FC

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Founded: 1st August, 1920
Ground:
Salt Lake Stadium (I-League), Kolkata
East Bengal Ground (CFL), Kolkata
Capacity: Salt Lake-68,000; East Bengal Ground-23,500
Owner: East Bengal Club Pvt Ltd
Manager: Francisco Jose Bruto Da Costa
2019–20: I-League: 2nd (11 teams)

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East Bengal FC appoint former Northeast United assistant manager Francisco Jose Bruto Da Costa as Head Coach30-Jul-20East Bengal FC have appointed former Northeast United assistant manager Francisco Jose Bruto Da Costa as Head Coach for the 2020-21 season.
Odisha FC sign right back Kamalpreet Singh14-Jun-20Odisha FC have announced the signing of 22-year-old former Minerva Punjab and East Bengal FC right back Kamalpreet Singh on a two-year deal.
Chima Okorie, One of Indian Football’s greatest imports10-May-20Africa’s contribution to our footballing history has been immense. While Ranti Martins, Yusif Yakubu and Odafa Okolie scored more goals, the greatest player to grace us from the continent was probably Chima Okorie.
Transfer Hullabaloo at East Bengal FC07-May-20With rumours abound that East Bengal FC will follow their rivals Mohun Bagan into the ISL, there is a hub of transfer activity at the club for next season.
Former Indian captain, coach and Padma Shri PK Banerjee passes away20-Mar-20The former Indian captain, coach and technical director PK Banerjee passed away in Kolkata today after a prolonged illness. He was 83.
Fear and Loathing in the I-League22-Mar-20Since its inaugural edition in 2007, a total of 32 teams have participated in the I-League; 13 years later, their very existence is at stake!
Mohun Bagan win the 2019-20 I-League10-Mar-20Mohun Bagan AC will bid adieu to the I-League with a second title win. With four matches to play, the Mariners are 16 points ahead of their closest rivals.
East Bengal FC appoint Mario Rivera Campesino as their new Head Coach31-Jan-20East Bengal FC have appointed Mario Rivera Campesino as the new manager of the club and he replaces the outgoing Alejandro Menéndez.
I-League 2019-20 Round 1 Roundup [30/11-04/12]04-Dec-19Churchill Brothers win big, while Gokulam Kerala fans are awesome. Chennai City begin their defense of the I-League with a win. Also, shaky cameraman on DSport and Round Glass Punjab FC
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 927-Sep-19Peerless SC are poised to lift their first-ever Calcutta League title, while East Bengal FC are waiting in the wings to snatch their 40th title in their centenary year.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 822-Sep-19Peerless SC is on the driving seat of the Calcutta Premier Division ‘A’ League, as the 60-year-old dominance of the league by Calcutta’s ‘Big Three’ teams is under serious threat.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 716-Sep-19The top six teams in the Calcutta Premier Division A League are separated by one point.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 613-Sep-19Bhawanipore FC and East Bengal FC are locked on 13 points with table toppers Peerless SC in the Calcutta Premier Division ‘A’ league table. 
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 510-Sep-19Peerless SC are at the top of the Calcutta Premier Division A table after a 1-0 win over East Bengal FC. Mohun Bagan win two-in-a-row to climb to second spot, Bhowanipore FC drops to third, while Mohammedan SC huff-and-puff their way to fourth.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 402-Sep-19After registering their first wins, East Bengal and Mohun Bagan played out a 0-0 draw in the Kolkata derby in the Calcutta Premier Division A match.
East Bengal FC sign Spanish forward Juan Mera González24-Aug-19East Bengal FC have wrapped up a deal for 25-year-old Spanish forward Juan Mera González from Segunda División B club SD Leioa for the upcoming season.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 323-Aug-19Beton Kamo fires Bhowanipore FC to the top, while Mohun Bagan and East Bengal languish at the bottom of the Calcutta Football League Premier Division A table.
Minerva Punjab FC add winger Beikhokhei Beingaichho and forward Bali Gagandeep to their squad17-Aug-19Minerva Punjab FC have announced the signings of former Bengaluru FC winger Beikhokhei Beingaichho and East Bengal FC forward Bali Gagandeep for the upcoming season.
CFL 2019: Calcutta Premier Division A Roundup: Week 210-Aug-19The three Kolkata giants – East Bengal, Mohun Bagan, and Mohammedan – failed to win their opening fixtures in the 2019 Calcutta Football League.
East Bengal FC sign Spanish forward Marcos Jiménez de la Espada Martín07-Aug-19East Bengal FC have announced the signing of 33-year-old Spanish forward Marcos Jiménez de la Espada Martín for the upcoming I-League 2019-20 season.
East Bengal FC sign Goa Pro League and Salgaocar FC star striker Ronaldo Oliveira05-Aug-19East Bengal FC have announced the signing of Goa Pro League and Salgaocar FC star striker Ronaldo Oliveira on a three-year-deal.
ATK sign East Bengal defender Salam Ranjan Singh04-Aug-19ATK have announced the signing of 23-year-old Manipuri defender Salam Ranjan Singh from East Bengal FC on a free transfer for the upcoming ISL season.
Gokulam Kerala sign fullback Sebastian Thangmuansang and goalkeeper Ubaid CK01-Aug-19
Mohun Bagan sign defender Lalramchullova from East Bengal FC25-Jul-19East Bengal FC defender Lalramchullova has moved across town to join arch-rivals Mohun Bagan for the upcoming I-League season.
I-League clubs unwilling to lose AFC Champions League spot, send AIFF a roadmap for league football in India06-Jul-19
Delhi Dynamos FC defender Martí Crespí signs for East Bengal03-Jul-19East Bengal FC have announced the signing of 32-year-old Spanish defender Martí Crespí from Delhi Dynamos on a free transfer.
I-League clubs release a joint statement, indicate legal action24-Jun-19With the AIFF widely expected to declare the Indian Super League as the top tier league, I-League club representatives met in New Delhi today and issued a statement.
East Bengal FC Transfer Updates: 15th June 201915-Jun-19East Bengal FC have been on overdrive in the transfer market and have made a flurry of signings over the last month and a half. Here’s a look at the newcomers.
AIFF imposes fine on I-League clubs for pulling out of Super Cup17-May-19The AIFF has imposed a fine of 10 lakh rupees on Aizawl FC, Churchill Brothers, Gokulam Kerala, Minerva Punjab and NEROCA for pulling out of the Super Cup.
East Bengal forward Joby Justin signs for ATK03-Apr-19Two-time Indian Super League champions ATK have announced the signing of Joby Justin on a free transfer from East Bengal FC.
The 2018/19 I-League End of Season Awards13-Mar-19We look back at some of the best (and worst) the 2018/19 I-League season had to offer.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 20 [08/03-09/03]10-Mar-19Chennai City FC win their first-ever I-League championship with a 3-1 win over defending champions Minerva Punjab FC. East Bengal’s 2-1 over Gokulam Kerala saw them finish a point behind the league winners.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 19 [28/02-04/03]05-Mar-19Chennai City FC stumble against Churchill Brothers FC to give East Bengal FC a chance to snatch the I-League trophy away from the table toppers.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 18 [22/02-25/02]25-Feb-19Chennai City FC inched closer to winning their maiden I-League title after an emphatic win over Mohun Bagan, while their closest rivals East Bengal FC and Real Kashmir FC dropped points.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 17 [11/02-18/02]18-Feb-19Pedro Manzi scores five goals in two matches to keep Chennai City FC on top of the 2018/19 I-League table.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 16 [05/02-09/02]10-Feb-19Chennai City FC continues their reign at the top in the 2018/19 I-League season, while Churchill Brothers SC miss out on keeping pace at the top.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 14 [25/01-30/01]30-Jan-19Real Kashmir has blown the 2018/19 I-League title race wide open. The top three teams are separated by two points.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 13 [14/01-19/01]20-Jan-19Pedro Manzi’s wonder-strike and a five-minute brace from Willis Plaza were among the highlights of Round 13 of the 2018/19 I-League season.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 13 [08/01-13/01]13-Jan-19Churchill Brothers FC striker, Willis Plaza continues to top the scoring charts of the 2018/19 I-League season.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 11 [28/12-30/12]31-Dec-18Chennai City FC stay on top of the I-League, while Real Kashmir FC and NEROCA FC are three points behind.
I-League Clubs form an association and threaten legal action against AIFF31-Dec-18A press conference was held late last evening by the newly-formed I-League (Private) Clubs Association in Kolkata to protest against the apathy shown towards I-League by the AIFF, FSDL and Star Sports.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 10 [19/12-23/12]24-Dec-18Three points separate the top five teams after Real Kashmir FC ended Chennai City FC’s unbeaten run in the 2018/19 I-League. 
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 9 [14/12-16/12]17-Dec-18East Bengal triumphs over Mohun Bagan in the Kolkata Derby. Chennai City FC remains on top of the I-League
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 8 [7/12-11/12]12-Dec-18Big wins for Churchill Brothers FC and Real Kashmir FC in Round 8 of the I-League.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 7 [30/11-5/12]06-Dec-18An unbeaten Chennai City FC hold fort at the top, Real Kashmir impress and East Bengal continue their free fall down the table at the end of Matchday 7.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 6 (23/11-25/11)29-Nov-18Churchill Brothers’ Dawda Ceesay and Willis Plaza star in a shock defeat for Mohun Bagan at the end of Matchday 6.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 4 (10/11-13/11)15-Nov-18Braces galore and Chennai City go top of the table at the end of Matchday 4 in the I-League.
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 2 (31/10-3/11)04-Nov-18
I-League 2018/19 Roundup: Matchday 1 (26/10-28/10)31-Oct-18Chennai City FC, East Bengal FC, and Shillong Lajong FC bagged three points each in the opening round of the 2018/19 I-League season.
I-League 2018‑19 Preview: East Bengal FC27-Oct-18
I-League: 2018-19: Fixture List07-Oct-18I-League fixtures are out! The league starts on the 26th of October with Chennai City FC taking on Indian Arrows.
Mohun Bagan ends East Bengal’s stranglehold on the Calcutta Football League13-Sep-18Mohun Bagan ended East Bengal’s stranglehold over the Calcutta Football League with a 2-0 win over Calcutta Customs on Wednesday.
Honors even in a thrilling Kolkata Derby02-Sep-18

I-League Table [2019-20]
posteampwdlgfgagdpts
1Mohun Bagan AC [C]16123135132239
2East Bengal FC166552318523
3Punjab FC165832321223
4Real Kashmir FC156451614222
5Gokulam Kerala FC156452019122
6TRAU FC176471727-1022
7Chennai City FC165652021-121
8Churchill Brothers156272321220
9NEROCA FC175482735-819
10Aizawl FC153751719-216
11Indian Arrows162311720-139

I-League 2019-20 Fixtures & Results
datehomeresultawayvenue
April 5 2020East Bengal FCcancelledNEROCA FCKalyani
March 22 2020East Bengal FCcancelledChennai City FCKalyani
March 15 2020East Bengal FCcancelledMohun BaganYBK
March 9 2020Real Kashmir FC0-1East Bengal FCTRC Ground
March 3 2020Gokulam Kerala FC1-1East Bengal FCEMS Stadium
February 29 2020East Bengal FC1-1Churchill BrothersKalyani
February 23 2020TRAU FC2-4East Bengal FCKhuman Lampak
February 17 2020Indian Arrows1-3East Bengal FCKalinga Stadium
February 13 2020East Bengal FC1-1Punjab FCKalyani
February 7 2020East Bengal FC0-1Aizawl FCKalyani
February 1 2020East Bengal FC0-1Indian ArrowsKalyani
January 25 2020Chennai City FC0-2East Bengal FCNehru Stadium
January 19 2020Mohun Bagan2-1East Bengal FCYBK
January 15 2020East Bengal FC1-3Gokulam Kerala FCKalyani
January 4 2020Churchill Brothers1-0East Bengal FCFatorda
December 14 2019East Bengal FC2-1TRAU FCKhuman Lampak
December 10 2019NEROCA FC1-4East Bengal FCKhuman Lampak
December 7 2019Punjab FC1-1East Bengal FCGuru Nanak Stadium
December 4 2019East Bengal FC1-1Real Kashmir FCYBK

goalkeepersdefendersmidfieldersforwards
Ubaid CKBorja GómezJaime SantosBali Gagandeep
Mirshad MichuKingshuk DebnathLaldanmawia Ralte
Rakshit DagarKamalpreet SinghLalrindika Ralte
Samad Ali MallickBidyasagar Singh
LalramchullovaBrandon Vanlalremdika
Manoj MohammedPrakash Sarkar
Naorem Tondomba Singh

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