Dedicated to the Million Mariners: MOHUN-BAGAN.BLOGSPOT.COM
Mohun Bagan AC Blogspot | Home

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Bagan meet George Telegraph on the 26th! Douglas may join Bagan!

Bagan after being ousted from the Fed Cup in the semi final will resume their CFL campaign from the 26th of this month against George Telegraph. In the 1st leg they were held 1-1 by George with James Singh scoring a 65th minute equiliser to save Bagan from the blushes.
The National camp has beguns in Goa under the watchful eyes of Hougton who has done his part to raise India's FIFA ranking up to 145. Bhaichung along with Manju will be attaining the National Camp along with Lalampuia, the young promising Bagan striker who has got the National call!
Douglas, the probable 3rd foreigner for Bagan!
Douglas D' silva the brazilian who played for Bagan last season and scored the winner against East Bengal in the 2nd leg NFL match is rumored to be the 3rd foreigner for Bagan in the remainder of the CFL. He will be replacing Gaffari who has failed to impress the Bagan crowed inspite of his flashy begining.
According a new rule introduced by the IFA, the quota of foreingers for the remainder of the CFL will be three for any team.

No comments:

MOHUN BAGAN ATHLETIC CLUB-The National club of India

A Short History:

MOHUN BAGAN AC-The National club of India, the oldest Club in Asia,
was established on 15th August 1889 when India was up in arms against her collonial head, England.

Eversince its establishment the Club had been winning a lot of local leagues and cups but the moment of greatness that surpasses all came in the year 1911 when Mohun Bagan AC became the first Indian club/team to defeat the foreigners in their own game of football.

On 29th of July 1911 Mohun Bagan won the IFA shield beating East Yorkshire 2-1. Eversince there has been no stopping!

The club has won and keeps on winning many a laurel for the country! It has made our Nation Proud!

According to FIFA rankings, in Asia, Mohun Bagan is the 16th biggest team to have an avg. home crowd of 19,888. According to World standards, Mohun Bagan has been ranked of 127 much ahead of other big clubs like Udinese(Italy), Benfica(Portugal) and Fulham(England) to mention a few.

It is however,not an easy task to consolidate the history of a club which is more than 117 years old*...(read more...)

*For Further Info:Please visit The Offical site of MAC: History section please open in a New Window

Location: Kolkata Maidan
Green and Maroon
Symbol: Sail Boat

Stadium: Mohun Bagan ground
Yuva Bharati Krirangan

MOHUN BAGAN AC- It's not just a club, it is an institution, a religion, a passion. LIVE IT...DIE FOR IT...

A Pictorial trip of the Mohun Bagan Ground!

Satellite Imagery of our Club Ground!*
*Open in a New Window please.
Images of Yuva Bharati Krirangan*
*Open in a New Window please.

Photos by: Soumyadeb Sinha
Photos by: Soumyadeb Sinha


Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner