8/3/2018 2:49:44 PM (GMT+3)

Fans ignore rains, turn out in large numbers at East Bengal's opening match

Fans ignore rains, turn out in large numbers at East Bengal

KOLKATA: Braving the heavy rains, East Bengal fans came from far and away to witness their team’s opening match against Tollygunge Agragami in the Calcutta League here on Friday.

Before the match, West Bengal Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Arup Biswas was introduced to the players.

The game is all set to be a historic one as it would be the first ever official game to be played under the floodlights at the East Bengal Ground.

The defending champions has fielded a strong line-up with Mahmoud Al Amna starting from the bench.

Squad: Rakshit Dagar (GK), Lalramchullova, Mehtab Singh, Kinshuk Debnath, Lalrozama Fanai, Laldanmawia Ralte, KP Singh, Kassim Aidara, BV Remdika, Lalrindika Ralte, Bali Gagandeep

 

 

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