Mohun Bagan's merger with ATK meant that the Indian Super League is likely to miss out on the fever-pitched Kolkata derby, as their arch-rivals East Bengal are almost certain to remain in the second-rung I-League for the upcoming season.
Calcutta Football League: Peerless SC crowned champions of Premier Division A after East Bengal fails to turn up against Calcutta Customs
Peerless thus created history by becoming the first team outside the Big Three clubs of East Bengal, Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting to claim the title in 61 years.
Mohun Bagan looked the stronger team and created many chances but failed to find the net for the deciding goal
Defending champions Mohun Bagan will be under pressure to deny the Alejandro Menendez-coached East Bengal a hat-trick of derby wins when the arch-rivals clash in the Calcutta Football League Premier Division at Kolkata on Sunday.
Durand Cup, Calcutta Football League scheduling clash an 'absolute disaster,' says East Bengal coach Alejandro Menendez
Menendez took charge in his second season at the red-and-gold, preparing his wards for the Calcutta Football League Premier Division A and the AIFF Super Cup
Back from the brink: Nikhil Poojary battles injuries, rejections and inner demons to forge 'accidental' football career
Without a little bit of enchantment, Nikhil Poojary's dream of playing professional football would have remained just that, let alone turning out for the senior national side in the Indian blues.
ISL 2018-19: FC Pune City’s Sarthak Golui proves his worth after reigniting father Deb Kumar’s unfulfilled dream
Through the exploits of his son Sarthak, Deb Kumar Golui is living the dream that he longed to be a part of during his playing days.
I-League will be difficult than winning Calcutta Football League, says Mohun Bagan coach Shankarlal Chakraborty
Mohun Bagan clinched the local league with a match to spare, ending arch-rivals East Bengal's juggernaut, to lift their 30th title after a gap of eight years.
Iconic Kolkata club Mohammedan Sporting appoints Mridul Banerjee as coach in place of Biswajit Bhattacharya
Mohammedan Sporting said in a statement: "The club, former head coach Biswajit Bhattacharya and goalkeeper-coach Partha Chakraborty will terminate their working relationship by mutual consent."
I-League 2017-18: Sanjoy Sen leaves Mohun Bagan with mixed legacy, but history will accord his tenure due respect
Maybe a few years down the line, Mohun Bagan fans, and the fraternity at large, will view Sen’s three-year stint with far more gratitude and respect. After all, he’ll always remain the man who brought glory days back to Bagan.
Mohun Bagan have slipped to fifth place in standings after three draws and a loss as they next face defending champions Aizawl
The Mohun Bagan ground, which has had an average attendance of 20,000 in their Calcutta Football League matches this year, is all set to make its debut in the I-League.
Sportradar, an investigative agency working with FIFA, was aware of the result before the game, which eventually ended in a 2-1 scoreline in favour of Tollygunge Agragami.
India's biggest football draw -- clash between bitter foes Mohun Bagan and East Bengal --was on Wednesday called off in Kolkata after a no-show from the former team in the Calcutta Football League Premier Division.
East Bengal coach Biswajit Bhattacharya on Monday, resigned following their debacle in Bengaluru where their I-League title hopes virtually went up in smoke following a 1-3 defeat.