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East Bengal
Salt Lake Stadium - Yuva Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata.jpg
Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata, which East Bengal uses for most matches
Full nameKingfisher Bengal Football Club
Founded1920
GroundSalt Lake Stadium
Ground Capacity120,000
OwnerUB Group
ChairmanDr Pranab Dasgupta
ManagerTrevor Morgan
LeagueI-League
2010–11I-League, 2nd
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Sporting Club East Bengal are an Indian professional football club based at Kolkata.[1]

East Bengal is one of the teams which compete in the I-League.

History[change | change source]

East Bengal Football Club was established in 1920.[1]

In 1998, the name of the club was changed from East Bengal Football Club to Kingfisher East Bengal Football Club.[2]

In July 2003, East Bengal won the ASEAN Club Championship at Jakarta.[3]

Players[change | change source]

First-team squad[change | change source]

As of 24th July 2013[4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 India GK Abhijit Mondal
2 India DF Raju Gaikwad
3 India DF Arnab Mondal
4 Nigeria DF Uga Okpara
5 India DF Sunil Thakur
6 India FW Baljit Sahni
7 India MF Harmanjot Khabra
8 India DF Naoba Singh
9 India MF Alvito D'Cunha
10 Nigeria FW Chidi Edeh
11 South Sudan FW James Moga
12 India MF Reisangmei Vashum
13 India GK Abhra Mondal
14 India MF Mehtab Hossain (captain)
15 India MF Sanju Pradhan
16 India DF Gurwinder Singh
No. Position Player
17 Japan MF Ryuji Sueoka
18 India MF Abhishek Das
19 India FW Nilendra Dewan
20 India FW Seminlen Doungel
21 India MF Lalrindika Ralte
22 India DF Safar Sardar
23 India FW Joaquim Abranches
24 India FW Cavin Lobo
25 India DF Robert Lalthalma
29 India DF Saumik Dey
30 India GK Gurpreet Singh Sandhu
31 India GK Jayanta Pal
32 India GK Priyant Singh
33 India MF Saikat Saha Roy
34 India MF Subodh Kumar
35 India MF Ishfaq Ahmed
India MF Dipankar Roy

Notable past players[change | change source]

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Soccerway.com, East Bengal FC; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  2. AsianFootballFeast.com, East Bengal Archived 2012-06-30 at the Wayback Machine; retrieved 2012-7-10.
  3. Rediff.com, "East Bengal lift ASEAN Cup," July 26, 2003; retrieved 2012-7-10.
  4. "Senior Team". East Bengal F.C. Archived from the original on 19 August 2012. Retrieved 10 August 2012.
  5. East Bengal the Real Power (EBRP), Byomkesh Bose[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  6. NationalFootballTeams.com, "Baichung Bhutia"; retrieved 2012-7-19.
  7. EBRP, Paritosh Chakravarty[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  8. EBRP, Surja Chakravarty[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  9. EBRP, Mona Dutta[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  10. EBRP, Sunil Ghosh[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  11. EBRP, Ahmed Khan[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  12. EBRP, Majid[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  13. EBRP, Lakshmi Narayan[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  14. EBRP, J. Sarkar[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.
  15. EBRP, Dulal Thakurta[permanent dead link]; retrieved 2012-7-9.

Other websites[change | change source]