QUESS EAST BENGAL FC
East Bengal Football Club was established on 1st August 1920 as a Sports and Cultural association of people who primarily hailed from the eastern provinces of Bengal before partition. Since its inception, many legendary players and coaches have been associated with the club thus making it one of the oldest clubs carrying a rich heritage in the entire history of Indian Football. This club has won the Durand Cup 16 times.
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.