Dr. Anjan Kumar Das : Why does one become a fan of a particular club and not another? When I was a kid, I was most influenced by my maternal uncles. My two youngest uncles, who influenced me the most were fanatical East Bengal supporters. It would have been natural for me to support that team. However I was ever since I can remember a Mohun Bagan fan
Arijita Bhattacharyya : It was a night of intense lightning and violent thunderstorm. It was a night, which witnessed tension, passion, panic attack, and goosebumps. 31st May 2015 – it was a night, which ended a painful 13-year wait and witnessed history!
Kaushik Chatterjee : 65th minute of the game. Bagan earned a corner. Marcos took the corner from left- the show goes to the near post- finds Chidi and the ball kisses the net. We made it! Tears started coming off my eyes. I was shouting in joy in the empty apartment ! I wanted to share my joy with people […]
Dr. Tridip Sheet : 1947, for most Indians the year has been remembered as the year of Independence, but for the football fraternity of this country, this particular year has been reckoned for something else. The year witnessed Mohun Bagan Athletic Club to clinch the IFA Shield title for the second time in their history […]
Nirmalya Sinha : After the disappointment of losing the National Football League Title to the arch rivals by just a solitary point in the previous season, the Green and Maroon Brigade under legendary coach Subrata Bhattacharjee had one of the most successful seasons in their history in the year 2001-02, winning five Trophies […]
Subhransu Roy : Post Hindu Mela, the 19th century youth of the city was agog with newly found passion to wipe out the pejorative label ‘pusillanimous and effeminate’ imposed upon the whole of the Bengali community by the colonial masters to create a psychological pressure out […]