ATK FC, formed in 2013 with a mission to contribute to Indian football, is owned by renowned businessmen Sanjiv Goenka and Utsav Parekh and former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly. The team has won the ISL title twice. The team plays home games from Salt Lake Stadium which is now known as the Vikvekanada Yuva Bharati Krirangan.
INVITED TO CHAMPIONSHIPS
The Durand Cup is the oldest football tournament in Asia and the third oldest football tournament in the world. In 1888, the tournament started off as an Army Cup open only to the British Indian Army troops in India but soon it opened up to civilian teams. This year the Durand Cup is back in Kolkata which is known for its passionate football loving fans and their crazy enthusiasm for the sport.