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Robbie Fowler has been suspended and fined. (East Bengal/Twitter)

East Bengal coach Fowler suspended for making remarks against ISL referees

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 09:25 PM IST
  • Fowler was handed the punishment by the All-India Football Federation's disciplinary committee.
Silva opened the scoring and Majumder put the ball into his own net. (ISL)
Silva opened the scoring and Majumder put the ball into his own net. (ISL)

ISL: Bengaluru FC revive playoff hopes with comfortable win over East Bengal

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 02, 2021 11:47 PM IST
  • Both strikes for Bengaluru came in the first half through Cleiton Silva (12′) and a Debjit Majumder own goal (45′).
Matti Steinmann poked in his second goal of the night in the 68th minute to make it 2-2.(ISL)
Matti Steinmann poked in his second goal of the night in the 68th minute to make it 2-2.(ISL)

ISL: Chennaiyin FC, East Bengal share honours in 2-2 draw

Vasco, Goa | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 10:58 PM IST
Steinmann struck twice to help SC East Bengal pull off a 2-2 draw against two-time champion Chennaiyin FC.
Jeakson Singh head in the late equaliser for Kerala(ISL)
Jeakson Singh head in the late equaliser for Kerala(ISL)

Kerala’s stoppage time goal salvages 1-1 draw, prolongs East Bengal’s wait

Bambolim | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2020 10:47 PM IST
SC East Bengal’s agonising wait for their first ever Indian Super League victory continued after conceding a stoppage time goal to be held 1-1 by Kerala Blasters FC at the GMC Stadium here on Sunday.
SC East Bngal coach Robbie Fowler(Twitter/SCEast Bengal)
SC East Bngal coach Robbie Fowler(Twitter/SCEast Bengal)

Indian players can get better with time: Fowler

Vasco, Goa | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2020 08:37 PM IST
Following the loss to Mumbai, the Liverpool legend was critical of “some” of his Indian players and had said they have not got “good coaching in the years gone by”.
SC East Bengal coach and former Liverpool star Robbie Fowler.(Twitter/SC East Bengal)
SC East Bengal coach and former Liverpool star Robbie Fowler.(Twitter/SC East Bengal)

Former East Bengal stars criticise Fowler’s comment

Kolkata, Hindustan Times | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2020 10:03 PM IST
Following SC East Bengal’s 0-3 loss to Mumbai City FC in ISL7 on Tuesday, coach Fowler said in a television interview, “in all honesty, some Indian players look like they haven’t been coached before.”
Bala Devi (Indian womens football team caption) in action during the practice session at Unites Poona Sports Academy in NCL, Pashan in Pune.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)
Bala Devi (Indian womens football team caption) in action during the practice session at Unites Poona Sports Academy in NCL, Pashan in Pune.(Milind Saurkar/HT Photo)

No reason why can’t East Bengal and Mohun Bagan have women’s derby: Bala Devi

Panaji | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2020 05:27 PM IST
Traditional rivals Mohun Bagan and East Bengal will clash in the Indian Super League for the first time on Friday since their mergers with ATK and Shree Cement respectively and Bala Devi hopes to see a similar derby soon for the women’s game.
Sandesh Jhingan(PTI)
Sandesh Jhingan(PTI)

East Bengal can be unpredictable but we will have a perfect plan: Jhingan

Vasco | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 23, 2020 02:42 PM IST
While defending champions ATK have a set core team, Jhingan said that there will be a fear of unknown as far as East Bengal team is concerned with a completely new set-up.
File image of Easwaran.(File)
File image of Easwaran.(File)

Bengal Ranji skipper Easwaran tests COVID-19 positive

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 09:31 PM IST
Easwaran, primarily a longer format player, was set to represent East Bengal in the six-team T20 event but a two week isolation means that it is highly unlikely that he would take part unless his team reaches final.
File image of Bhiachung Bhutia(Twitter)
File image of Bhiachung Bhutia(Twitter)

Indian clubs need to build teams for the long term: Bhaichung Bhutia

New Delhi/Kolkata | By Bhargab Sarmah & Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 08:47 AM IST
Bhutia spoke about the upcoming ISL season, Indian clubs playing at the Asian level and the importance of building a team for the long term.
File image of East Bengal.(File)
File image of East Bengal.(File)

East Bengal apply for club licensing exemption

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 08:15 PM IST
“We have requested for an exemption to participate in the National Competition from the Club Licensing committee,” a club official told PTI on conditions of anonymity.
Footballer Scott Neville.(Getty Images)
Footballer Scott Neville.(Getty Images)

SC East Bengal rope in ‘A-League’ defender Scott Neville

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 04:05 PM IST
Neville featured in almost every match for Brisbane Roar in the 2019-20 season missing out on only two matches.
04 November 1993 - Mohammedan SC goalkeeper Nasir Ahmed rushes out to foil East Bengal striker Carlton Chapman in the Durand Cup quarter-final league match in New Delhi looking on is defender Asish Palchowdhury - HT Photo.
04 November 1993 - Mohammedan SC goalkeeper Nasir Ahmed rushes out to foil East Bengal striker Carlton Chapman in the Durand Cup quarter-final league match in New Delhi looking on is defender Asish Palchowdhury - HT Photo.

Chap, a friend and a fierce competitor

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2020 10:32 PM IST
Debabrata Sarkar, an East Bengal official, and one of those who had derailed Chapman’s plans, said ‘Chap’–everyone called him that—was a ‘mastaan’. It does not translate easily, but in this context, it means a player who wasn’t overawed.
A young Carlton Chapman in action during the 1993 Durand Cup quarter-final match between East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting in New Delhi. - HT Photo.
A young Carlton Chapman in action during the 1993 Durand Cup quarter-final match between East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting in New Delhi. - HT Photo.

East Bengal ‘Chap’ whose hattrick stunned Al Zawra’a and hand-held Bhutia, dead

Kolkata, Hindustan Times | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2020 08:25 PM IST
It was Chap who hand-held Bhaichung Bhutia, literally, in his first East Bengal game. Stardom embraced Bhutia in the way it never did Chapman but the two along with Bruno Coutinho, Renedy Singh, IM Vijayan, Tajinder Kumar, Tushar Rakshit and Jo Paul Ancheri were an integral part of the India team in the 1990s.
File photo of new East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler(Twitter)
File photo of new East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler(Twitter)

Robbie Fowler’s promise to East Bengal: Possession-based football and a competitive team

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Having got his UEFA Pro Licence in 2017, Robbie Fowler and friend Tony Grant, who will also be his assistant at SC East Bengal, took a team that was second from bottom in 2017-18 and had shipped 71 goals in 27 games to fourth in 2019-20. “We went into it with our eyes wide open.
File image of Robbie Fowler.(File)
File image of Robbie Fowler.(File)

East Bengal appoint Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler as head coach

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 08:44 PM IST
“We have signed the contract last night (Thursday) and Robbie Fowler is expected to join the side directly in Goa within a week,” Bangur, who has acquired a majority stake in East Bengal, confirmed the development to PTI from Dubai.
File image of East Bengal.(File)
File image of East Bengal.(File)

Don’t judge East Bengal performance this year: Bhutia

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 03:46 PM IST
The next edition of the league is slated to start in November in three venues of Goa due to the COVID-19 pandemic. And considering that the long uncertainty has hampered team-building, Bhutia said they have to make long-term plans.
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match, at Salt Lake stadium, in Kolkata, India, on Sunday, December 16, 2018.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match, at Salt Lake stadium, in Kolkata, India, on Sunday, December 16, 2018.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

East Bengal to make ISL debut in 2020

Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 03:47 PM IST
The century-old club’s inclusion in ISL this season was on expected lines after its new investors Kolkata-based Shree Cement Limited, picked up the bid documents to enter the ISL.
Experts said that control over the clubs is an age old practice among the ruling parties.(PTI PHOTO.)
Experts said that control over the clubs is an age old practice among the ruling parties.(PTI PHOTO.)

Mamata Banerjee’s gesture to save East Bengal football club has a political connotation

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Joydeep Thakur
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2020 12:55 AM IST
Political experts said that even though the initiative might have helped Banerjee and her party strike a chord with the club’s millions of fans in one go and woo the sentiments of football-loving Bengalis, they were skeptical whether such efforts would materialise into electoral gains in the crucial 2021. elections.
East Bengal fans cheer for their club(Twitter)
East Bengal fans cheer for their club(Twitter)

East Bengal chances brighten as ISL invites bid for new team

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 08:27 PM IST
The ITB will be available on September 7 and 8 and can be procured after a non-refundable payment of Rs 5 lakh, according to the announcement.
File image of East Bengal.(ISL)
File image of East Bengal.(ISL)

Will keep East Bengal’s legacy intact and bring back glory days: Shree Cement owner

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 07:24 PM IST
In an exclusive interview to PTI a day after the big announcement, the company owner, who is also its managing director, outlined his plans with the club and hoped the relationship “continues perpetually”.
File image of East Bengal.(East Bengal/Facebook)
File image of East Bengal.(East Bengal/Facebook)

East Bengal finally get an investor, all set to play ISL 7

Kolkata | By Dhiman Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 02, 2020 08:06 PM IST
In an unprecedented announcement at the state secretariat Nabanna in Howrah, Banerjee said with the coming in of Shree Cement, East Bengal is “self-sufficient to complete the formalities” to play in the ISL.
When asked for a message to the nation for August 15, Gandhi said he had no message. Eventually, he did reflect on the day, as one of both rejoicing and mourning(Universal Images Group via Getty)
When asked for a message to the nation for August 15, Gandhi said he had no message. Eventually, he did reflect on the day, as one of both rejoicing and mourning(Universal Images Group via Getty)

For the Mahatma, the meaning of Independence, nation and religion

PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2020 04:00 PM IST
Healing divisions as India turned free, Gandhi was clear a nation could have no religion or sect
PM Narendra Modi(PTI)
PM Narendra Modi(PTI)

PM Narendra Modi congratulates East Bengal for completing 100 years, says ‘it’s a milestone for Indian sport’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2020 10:40 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi hailed the football and sports-loving culture of West Bengal and wished more success for the century old club East Bengal.
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

East Bengal must accept things and move on: club legends Bhutia, Bhowmick

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2020 06:44 PM IST
Born out of adversity in 1920, East Bengal grew on to become one of India’s most successful clubs while forming an epic rivalry with the 131-year-old Mohun Bagan, whose tent lies few metres away.
East Bengal players celebrate(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
East Bengal players celebrate(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

East Bengal appoint Francisco as new coach

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 30, 2020 08:53 AM IST
The Goan will replace Spaniard coach Mario Rivera under whom East Bengal finished runners-up in the I-League last season.
East Bengal FC(Image Courtesy: I-League)
East Bengal FC(Image Courtesy: I-League)

East Bengal’s ISL hopes over as organisers stick to 10 teams

By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2020 08:09 PM IST
ISL organisers made it clear that they will stick to 10 teams for now instead of floating tenders for new outfits.
The East Bengal football team.(Image Courtesy: AIFF)
The East Bengal football team.(Image Courtesy: AIFF)

East Bengal will surely join ISL soon: Club official

PTI | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2020 06:30 PM IST
Fans of the club got excited following Bengaluru FC owner Parth Jindal’s invite to East Bengal to join the ISL at the earliest.
Bhaichung Bhutia.(IANS)
Bhaichung Bhutia.(IANS)

ATK Bagan need to hire professionals to run things without interference: Bhaichung Bhutia

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2020 03:54 PM IST
Bhutia was referring to East Bengal’s tie up with Quess Corp, who had a 70 per cent stake but made a premature exit, something that is mired in controversy as the Bengaluru-based investors still hold the sporting rights.
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match, at Salt Lake stadium.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)
East Bengal celebrates 3-2 victory over Mohun Bagan at the I-League match, at Salt Lake stadium.(Arijit Sen/HT Photo)

East Bengal hopeful of joining ISL with help of WB govt: Official

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 11:18 PM IST
With their Centenary Foundation Day barely a month away, the club is grappling with financial woes following the premature pull-out of its former investor Quess Corp, who were the title sponsors for two seasons.
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