Assist By : Mr.G.C.DAS
International Sports Reporter,TV and Radio Critic
JURI:International football Federation of History & Statistics

Gostho Paul | Sailen Manna | Sarat Das | Sanmatha Dutta | T. AO | Santosh Nandy | Chuni Goswami | P.K. Bannerjee | P.Venkatesh | Balaram | Sahoo Mewalal | M.A. Sattar | Bodru Bannerjee | Sanath Seth | Prodyut Burman | Ashok Chatterjee | Asim Moulick | Parimal Dey | Kajal Mukherjee | Pintu Chowdhury | Brahmananda Shankhwalker | Prasanta Banerjee | Krisanu Dey | Sudip Chetterjee


NameGostho Behari Pal
Nick Name Gostho Pal
Born20th August, 1896
Birth PlaceBhojeswar,Faridpore,Bangladesh
PositionRight Back
First CoachLate Rajen Sen and then Major Sailen Bose
first Club1907:Kumartuli A.C of Kolkata only at the age of 11
First Big Club1914:At the age of 16, he joined Mohun Bagan Club of Kolkata. Mohunbagan Then playing in Kolkata Football League 2nd Divn and being a joint Winner with Messers club and they enterd into the 1st Divn League next year by the rules of IFA
Fan's NameGreat Wall of China. Nobel Winner Indian Poet Rabindranath Tagore was his great fan
Captain1921 - 1926 :He was the captain of Mohunbagan
Foreign Visit1924 :Captain of Indian Side
Foreign Visit1933 :Captain of Indian against Singhol,IndiaWon 1 - 0
Retired1936 from Mohunbagan
Death8th April 1976


1962 - He was honoured with the prestigious PADMASREE AWARD on 27th April 1962
1984 -Gostho Pal Sarani with the statue of the great man opposite Eden Gardens in Kolkata
1998 - The Post & Telegraph Department of Government of India honored the stalwart by issuing a postage stamp
2004 -The legend was posthumously honored with the Mohun Bagan Ratna


NameSailendra Nath Manna
Nick NameSailen
Born1st September 1924
Birth PlaceBatra,Howrah,West Bengal
PositionSide Back
first ClubHowrah Union (Then 2nd Div. In Kolkata League)
First Big Club1942:Joined Mohun Bagan Club of Kolkata(Ist Divn Team)
Captain1950 - 1955 :He was the captain of Mohunbagan A.C
Foreign Visit1948 :First ever visit of Indian Football Team in London Olympic
Best Friend Sarat Das - Team mate


1951- As a Captain of Indian Football Team Won Gold Medel in 1st Asian Games by Beating Iran 1- 0.
1952 - 1955-Four Times winner of Quatraingular International Tournament played among 4 Nations
- winner of Kolkata 1st Div. League for Mohunbagan
- winner of Kolkata IFA Shield for Mohunbagan
- winner of Santosh Trophy for Bengal Team
- winner of Durand Cup for Mohunbagan
1955,1956- winner of Rovers Cup for Mohunbagan


1971- He was honoured with the prestigious PADMASREE AWARD


NameSarat Chandra Das
Nick NameGobor
Parents NameFather:Late Probodh Chandra Das,Mother:Promoda Das
Born11th June 1917
Birth PlaceSutia, 10th District Gwahati, Assam
PositionSide Back
SchoolSutia School of 10th District and then M.E.M.E School of Ujjan Bazar of Assam
CollegeCotton College of Assam and then Rippon College of Kolkata
first Club1935 : At the age of 18 he joined Union Club of Guwahati and then Maharana Club of Assam
-1940 :Mohunbagan Hired Sarat Das from Maharana Club to play in Rovers Cup .
First Big Club1941- 1947: He Joined and played Mohun Bagan Club of Kolkata(Ist Divn Team) from Maharana Club of Assam
Captain1947 :He was the captain of Mohunbagan A.C


1936- Won Best Man Trophy as a player of Maharana Club of Assam
1947- Mohunbagan Won IFA Shield by hi captaincy
- Sarat Das helped T.Ao and Sailen Manna, (the other legend Indian Footballer, who was his classmet in Rippon College)to enter in Mohunbagan .


NameDr. Sanmatha Dutta
Born6th May 1906
Birth PlaceJessore District, Bangladesh
QualificationL.M.F, MBBS
first Club1925:Imperial Club & then Taltala Club and Then Nepier Club at Kolkata
First Kolkata 1st Divn. Club1927: Jounier Mohun Bagan Club of Kolkata
First Big Club Debut1929:Sr. Mohunbagan
Captain1931 - 1933 :He was the captain of Mohunbagan
Death13th October 1982

Achievements and Honours

1926- Played against European Club for Junior Mohunbagan
1929-Selected in first 11 of Indian National Fooball Team
1934- South Africa Tour as a Captain of Sr. Indian National Football Team
1936-Captain of Indian Sr. National Team against China
1936Won IFA kolkata sr. Football League as Player of Mohunbagan
Vice PresidentSelected as vice- President of West Bengal State Sports Council
Medical OfficerHe was the Medical Officer of West Bengal Boxing Association


NameSantosh Nandy
Born? 1919
Birth PlaceSaha Gunj Hooghly,West Bengal,India
PositionLeft Out
Respectable PersonSamad , Bagha Som
first Club1933:Local Team For Chinsura League Hooghly
first CoachNityagopal Kundu and then P.L.Roy
First Kolkata 1st Divn. Club1935:Kalighat Club
First Kolkata Big Club1937-1939: E.B.Railway(Now called Eastern Railway)
-1940-44 :He joined Army and posted in Assam
-1945-54 :He retired from Army and again joined E.B.Railway


1944- Won IFA shield for E.B.Railway
1945-50- Captain of Contenious 5 time winner of Bengal Santosh Trophy Team
1948- Mamber of Indian London On\lympic Football Team
1951-As a Member of Indian National Team won GOLD in Delhi Asian Games
1952Toured Burma,Thailand,Hongkong,Malaysia with Indian National Team

DR.Talimeran Ao

NameDr. Talimeran Ao
Fathers NameRev.Subongwati Ao
Nick NameWilliam
Born28th January, 1918
Birth PlaceChangki Village,Mokuchong District,Assam
Height5' 10"
PositionCentre Half
SchoolHe was the First Boy of Impur Christian School and Captain of School Football Team and in (1937 he was the Best Footbaler of All Assam Inter School Football Championship) then Jorhat Christian Mission School and also he was the Captain of School Football Team
CollegeCotton College of Guahati, Assam as a Science Student and also the Captain of College Football team
DegreeMBBS from R.G.Kar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata
First ClubMaharana Club of Guahati,Assam
Kolkata Big Club1943-1952: Mohunbagan A.C and was the Captain for 3 Times.He was the first NAGA community Captain of Mohunbagan.
Death13th September 1998

Achievements and Honours

1948- He was the Captain of First Indian Olympic Football Team (Barefooted)- LONDON
1951-Played against Foreign Teams likeHongkong,Phillipines,Thaiiland, Singapore, Japan, France, Burma
Other Activities- He was the winner of All Assam Inter School Athletic Meet in 1937
Other Activities- He was the winner of All Assam Inter School Athletic Meet in 1937
Other Activities - In the year of 1946 and 1947 - He was the winner Individual Championship Trophy at the Kolkata University Athletic Meet
Other Activities- He was the first NAGA Community Sports Commissione of India


Subimal Goswami popularly known as 'CHUNI' Goswami to the Football lovers of India as well as Kolkata in particular used to play normaly in the ;eft inside position having immaculate Ball control.His game sense was superb.

He could dribble past number of players of the opponent side comfortable and knew when the Ball had to be released to his co - players for onward movement.

He is the greatest player of all time in Indian Football History

BORN: Chuni Goswami,the prolific goal getter of Indian football was born in 15th January in the year 1938 at Kishoregunj District of BANGLADESH (Before independence of India) and now at Jodhpore Park, South Kolkata

FATHER :Late Promothonath Goswami

Height :5'- 10".

POSITION: Striker(Left inside and Right inside both)

School:Thirthopati Institution of Kolkata.

College:Kumar Asutosh Institution,Kolkata.

School Football Coach:Late Sibdas Banerjee.

FIRST FOOTBALL COACH:Late Balaidas Chatterjee

Junior Mohunbagan Club:1946 - 1954

Sr. Mohunbagan Club    :1954 - 1968(Five Times Captain of Mohunbagan Club)


1953:Played for IFA XI in an Exhibition Match at Ranchi before joined any Clubs of Kolkata League
1954:Big Club Debut- For Mohunbagan Vs Eastern Railway(29.05.1954) 1 Goal in 3 - 0 Win
1955:First Foreign Tour for Mohunbagan - 22.02.1956:Indonesia,Singapore,Hongkong Tour
1955:First played for Mohunbagan in International Match - Vs Indonesian Team P.S.P.FC in Padang, Result 4 - 4
1955:At the age of 17 played for Bengal Santosh Trophy Team.Beagal Champion by beating Maisore
1956:First played for India Team against China Olympic Team. Won 1 - 0
1957:All India University Football:Won against Bombay University 1 - 0 scored by him was a captain


1958Best Footballer Award by Kolkata Veterance Sports Club
1958Tokyo Asian Games Indian Footballer
1960Rome Olympic Games Indian Footballer
1962Gold Winner Indian Team as a Captain in Djakarta Asian Games
1962Best Striker of Asia Award
1963Silver Winner of India Team as a Captain in Tel Aviv Asian Cup
1963Arjuna Award winner of India Govt.
1983Padmasree award winner of India Govt.


2005SERIF of Kolkata Corporation
2005Mohunbagan RATNA

Other than Football: He was the Captain of Bengal Cricket Team in Ranji Trophy



BORN: Pradeep Kumar Banerjee ,the prolific goal getter of Indian football was born in 15th October in the year 1936 at Jalpaiguri in West Bengal

Father's Name: Late Probhat Kumar Banerjee


First Club: Jamshedpore Sports Association ,Bihar

FIRST APPEARENCE: 1953 : In IFA Shield forJamshedpore Sports Association against Hindusthan Aircrafts Limited


1953 -1954 :Aryan Club(Ist Divn. Clubs of Kolkata League)
1955 -1965 :Eastern Railway(Ist Divn. Clubs of Kolkata League)

1961 -1962,1966-1967 :Represented Santosh Trophy Winning Railways Team
1958 :Eastern Railway won Kolkata Ist Divn. League


1956Represent India In Melbourne Olypic football Team
1960Captain in Rome Olympic
1958Represent India Football Team in Asian Games
1962Gold Winner Indian Team in Djakarta Asian Games
1966Represent India Football Team in Asian Games


1961Winner of ARJUNA Award
1990Winner of PADMASREE Award
1990FIFA Fair Play Award
2005FIFA Award: India's Footballer of 20th Century

CoachEast BEngal F.C, Mohunbagan A.C,India Team
Technical DirectorTata Football Academy,Indian Team,Mohammedan S.C
ManagerIndian National Team - 2006


Name:Tulsi Das Balaram
Father's Name:Late Tulsidas
Nick Name:Hawla
Birth Place:Ammagudda,Sekendrabad
Position:Centre Half

School Football :
First Local Coach
Susi Jr. at Ammagudda


1954: Joined Army Combined Force at Hydrabad
1955: Joined Rider's Club ,Hydrabad and then Vehicle Sub Depot
1957-1962: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal


1956:Member of Indian Olympic Football Team
1958:Won IFA Shield for East Bengal Team
1959:Got "ARJUNA"Award
1960:Member of Indian Olympic Football Team
1961:Captain of East Bengal Team and Scored 23 Goals Top Scorer in League
1962:Won Gold in Asian Games for India
1958,1959 and 1962:Player Sontosh Trophy Winner Bengal Team


Name:Padavattam Venkates
Nick Name:2nd Pandava
Birth Place:Bangalore,Karnataka
Position:Right in
Captainship: 1952 - Captain of East Bengal


1940-46: Joined Banglore Binny Siles Football Club at age 15
1946 - 48: Joined Bangalore Blues Football Team
1948-53: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal F.C (1st Divn. League)
1953-55: Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C (1st Divn. League)
1956-57: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal (1st Divn. League)
1958-59: Joined Kolkata Giant Mohunbagan A.c (1st Divn. League)
1959-61: Again Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal F.C upto his retirement


1948:Won IFA League,IFA Shield,Rovers Cup
1950:Won IFA Shield,IFA League,DCM Trophy
1951:Won IFA Shield,Durand Cup
1952:Won IFA League,Durand Cup, DCM Trophy
1956:Won Durand Cup
1960:Won Durand ,DCM Trophy
1961:Won IFA League, IFA SHield


1954:Won IFA League
1955:Won IFA League,Rovers Cup


1951:Won Gold Medel For Indian Football in Delhi Asian Games
1955:Won 3 times Quatrangular International Cup for India


BORN: Sahoo Mewalal,the prolific goal getter of Indian football was born on 1-7-1926 at Fort william,Kolkata (Calcutta).

PARENTS NAME: The names of his parents Sahoo Mahadeoram(father) and Kusumi Devi(mother).

CAREER: He started his carrier under the coaching of Sergeant Burnet of Fort williams in the Morning Star Club in the year 1937 in right out position and later on switched over to Centre-Forward.In 1938 he scored his first goal against Grear Sporting Club on behalf of nepier Club and that match was locked 1-1.

FIRST BIG MATCH: He played his first big match on behalf of IFA-X1against India-x1 in the year1944 defeating India-x1 by 3-2,the wining goal was scored by Sahoo Mewalal.

KOLKATA FOOTBALL LEAGUE CLUBS: Mewalal played for the following(Domestic football) clubs in different seasons.

  • Aryan Club
  • 1945,again in 1956 - 57
  • Mohunbagan Club
  • 1946
  • Eastern Railway
  • 1947 - 1955
  • B.N.R
  • 1958

    INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL:He participated in the London Olympic in the year of 1948(BareFooted) conducting defeat 1 - 2 to France.

    Europe Tour: India altogether played four matches. The results are follows:

  • India Vs Denmark
  • 4 - 1
  • India Vs Austria
  • 4 - 1
  • India Vs Germany
  • 4 - 1
  • India Vs Denmark
  • 1 - 1
  • India Vs switzerland
  • 1 - 1

    In those four matches Mewalal netted 6 goals providing his outstanding capibility in scoring goals.

    Exhibition Matches in foreign Country:In the the year 1949, India against Afganistan routing them 8 - 0 .Mewalal scored 4 goals with a hattrick in his credit.
    Again in the year 1950, India defeated Burma 5 - 1.Here too Mewalal scored 3 goals in a row. Against Thailand in the same year India won by 3 - 1, where Mewalal scored one goal.

    Asian Games:In the year 1951 Asian Games India won gold .Mewalal scored 2 goals against first match against Indonesia(4 - 2).Nest match India defeated afganistan by 3 - 0. Here Mewalal scored one goal.And in the final match India defeated Iran and won gold medel by a lone goal which was scored by Mewalal.

    TOP SCORER IN KOLKATA FOOTBALL LEAGUE: In the erstwhile Calcutta Football League, Mewalal showed his supremacy in scoring goals with immaculate accuracy.He was adjusted "TOP SCORER" for the following years:
  • 1949
  • 32 Goals
  • 1951
  • 18 Goals
  • 1953
  • 11 Goals
  • 1954
  • 29 Goals
  • 1958
  • 16 Goals

    The table shows how much he was involved and dedicated to football to make it popularand as a result spectators in appreciable number used to rush to the field to witness the skilled football.Mewalal had acrobatic fitness and scored a number goals from "BACK VOLLY"(Bysicle kick) which is rare seen now a days.

    He may without any hesitation be declared the best Centre Fowrard India have ever produced.

    He socred 1032 Goals in his career in First Class and National and International Tournament including 32 Hattricks


    Mr.M.A. Sattar born in Bangalore in the year 1925 and was graduated from Mysore University.Initially in the year 1944 he played for Bangalore Muslim Club in the right- in position displaying his supremacy in ball control and accuracy in through diagonal passes to wing players. He was exclusively a game maker allowing   co - players to score for the team.

    Career in IFA kolkata league

    (a) 1949 - He joined Mohammedan Sporting Club
    (b) 1950 - 1958 - He played for Mohunbagan Club
    (c) 1953,1955,1956 -He was captain of Mohunbagan Club


  • 1951,1954-   1956
  • League Champion
  • 1954,1956
  • IFA Shield Champion
  • 1953
  • Durand Cup Winner
  • 1954
  • Roverse Cup Winner


    1941,1951,1953,1955 : He was a regular player of Bengal team that won the prestegious Santosh Trophy Tournament.


  • He was an indispensable member of the Indian National Football Team that won Gold In Asian Games(1951 at Delhi)
  • In 1952 He was member of Indian National Football Team in Helsinky Olympic.
  • In the year 1952 and 1954 India Were Champion in Quadrangular Football Cpmpetition matches where India , Pakistan,Srilanka and Burma participated.In both the competition Sattar played pivotal roles to help India win.

    He was equally skilful in right in and left in position.He was acceptable to all football lovers od hia time for his sweet behaviour.


    Name:Samar Banerjee
    Nick Name:Bodru
    Birth Place:Bali,Howrah District of West Bengal
    Father's Neme:Late Sasanka Sekhar Banerjee

    College Football : He was the Captain of R.G.Kar Medical College Football Team in the year 1952 and 1955 to win Illiot Shield for College.
    His First appearence in Kolkata Football League in Milan Samity Club and after that he joined Bali Prativa Club and After that Bengal Nagpur Railway (B.N.R) Team.

    First Big Club In Kolkata Football : Mohunbagan Club From 1952 to 1959.

    Achievement for Mohunbagan :Mohunbagan Won the DURAND Cup Football Tournament under his Captaincy for the First Time In the year 1953(Mohunbagan 4 - National Defence Academy 0)
    In 1954 Mohunbagan had the rare distinction of winning IFA League and IFA Shield.
    For the first time in the year 1955 Mohunbagan won the ROVERSE Cup Football Tournament defeating rival Md. Sporting 2 - 1 in the final.
    Bodru Banerjee Was the Top Scorer in IFA League for Mohunbagan scoring 10 Goals.
    Kolkata League Caps :

  • 1954,1955,1956,1959 :Kolkata League
  • 1954,1956 :IFA Shield
  • 1953 :Durand Cup
  • 1955 :Roverse Cup.
    and Bodru Banerjee was the Striker for Bengal Sontosh Trophy Winning Team in the year 1954.
    This tour in the year 1956 glossed the image of Indian Football appreciably.Mohunbagan played 4 matches and won all.
    First Bangali Captain in Olympic
    Bodru Banerjee was the first Bengali Indian Captain of Indian National Football Team in Melbourne Olumpic in the year 1960 having the distinction of securing the 4th position for the first time as an Asian Team in Indian Football History.


    Name:Sanath Seth
    Father's Name:Late Hiralal Seth
    Birth Place:Panihati,North 24 Pargansa,West Bengal
    First Coach: Gour Hari Das Ghosh and then Bagha Som
    First Club:Panihati Boys Club


    1949 - 1950 : Joined Eastern Railway of 1st division Kolkata League Team
    1951 - 1956 : Joined Aryan Club of 1st division Kolkata League Team
    1957 - 1958: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal
    1959 - 1964 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C
    1965 - 1968 : Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C

    1955 : Won IFA SHield for Eastern Railway of 1st division Kolkata League Team
    1951 - 1960 : Regular Member of Bengal Santosh Trophy Winner Team
    1954 : Manila ASIAN GAMES & Quatrangulat Tournament for India Team
    1955 : Quatrangulat Tournament for India Team at Dhaka
    1955 : Indian Team against Lev Yasin's Russia Team
    1958 : Winner IFA Shield for East Bengal Club
    1960,1962,1963,1964 : Won Kolkata League for Mohunbagan
    1960,1961,1962 : Won IFA shield for Mohunbagan
    1960 : Regular Member of Mohunbagan in East Africa Tour

    Goal Keeper Prodyut Burman

    Name:Prodyut Burman
    Birth Place:Uttarpara,Hooghly,West Bengal


    1955 : Uttarpara Bhadrakali Association Club
    1957 : Joined Wari A.C of 1st division Kolkata League Team
    1958-1963: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal
    1964-1968 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C

    1957,1958,1959 : Player of Bengal Santosh Trophy team
    1958-59 & 1959-60 : Goalkeeper of Bengal Santosh Trophy Winner Team
    1960-61 & 1961 -62 :Player of Railway Santosh Trophy team
    1961 -62 :Winner and a player of Railway Santosh Trophy team
    1962 : Gold Winner of D'jakarta Asian Games Football as a goalkeeper of India Team
    1963 : Played for Indian Team against in Pre-Olympic
    1965 : Player of Mardeca Tournament as a Member of Indian National Team

    1958 : Won IFA Shield for East Bengal
    1960 : Won Rovers Cup And DCM Trophy for East Bengal
    1961 : Won IFA Kolkata League for East Bengal
    1962 : Won Rovers Cup for East Bengal
    1964,1965 : Won IFA Kolkata League for Mohunbagan
    1964,1968 : Won Rovers Cup for Mohunbagan
    1964,1965 : Won Durand Cup for Mohunbagan

    Ashok Chatterjee

    Name:Ashok Chatterjee

    Kolkata Clubs

    1959 : Joined Howrah Union Team of 1st Div. Kolkata Football League
    1960-68 : Joined for Mohunbagan A.C of Giant Kolkata League Team
    1969-71 : Joined Giant Kolkata League Team East Bengal F.C
    1972 : Return to Mohunbagan A.C and played upto retirement

    Career and Achievements

    1962 : Winner and Top Scorer for Bengal Team in Dr. B.C.,Roy Trophy
    1963 : Member of Indian National Team fopr 5th Asian youth Championship at Penag
    1964 : Team Member of Bengal ann Runner up in Santosh Trophy
    1965-68 : Indian National Team Member of Merdeca Cup Tournament
    1966 : Indian National Team Member of Bankok Asian Games
    1967 : Indian National Team Member of Burma Asian Cup
    1968 : Goodwill Misson Tour to Colombo and Burma for Indian Team
    1969: Member of Santosh Trophy winner Bengal Team at Cuttack
    1970 : Captain of Asian Club Cup Championship at Iran

    Asim Moulick

    Name:Asimendra Moulick
    Nick Name:Asim
    Father's Name:Late Swarajit Moulick
    Address:Cansat of Maldah District of West Bengal and Then Mohonlal Street of North Calcutta
    School:Park Institution - Kolkata
    Death:June 2002

    Kolkata Clubs

    1950At the age of 9 started playing for Deshbondhu Bayam Samity
    1956-57Shyam bazar Bhatri Sangha under guidence of Pasupati Bhattacharyya
    1958-59Joined Albert S.C
    1960-62Joined Kolkata 1st Divn. League Team Aryan Club under Coaching of AMal Dutta
    1963-65Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal
    1966Joined Kolkata Giant Team Mohunbagan
    1967-68Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1969-70Joined Kolkata Famous Office Team Eastern Railway S.C
    1971Retired from Kolkata Football Club Bhwanipore S.C

    Career and Achievements

    1964 : Top Scorer with 20 Goals for East Bengal Team in IFA Kolkata League
    1964 : Runners-Up In Mardeca Tournamet( 2 - 1).The only scorer for India Team
    1965 : Won IFA Shield for East Bengal
    1966 : Top Scorer with 28 Goals for Mohunbagan Team in IFA Kolkata League
    1966 : Won Rovers Cup for Mohunbagan
    1967 : Won Rovers Cup And Durand Cup For East Bengal
    1968 : Won Nagjee Trophy for East Bengal
    1962 -63 : Winner of Santosh Trophy Tournamt as a player of Bengal Team

    Parimal Dey

    Name:Parimal Dey
    Nick Name:Jongla
    Address:Khardah Kulin Para ,North 24 Parganas, West Bengal
    School:Shib Nath School, Khardah

    Kolkata Clubs

    1960Bali Prativa Club of Kolkata League
    1961-63Wari A.C under Guidence of Famous Coach Bhaga Som
    1964-70Joined Kolkata Giant League Football team East Bengal
    1971-72Joined Kolkata Giant Team Mohunbagan A.C
    1973 Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal and retired form their
    1966Joined Kolkata Giant Team Mohunbagan
    1967-68Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1969-70Joined Kolkata Famous Office Team Eastern Railway S.C
    1971Retired from Kolkata Football Club Bhwanipore S.C
    Career and Achievements

    1964-69 : Member of Santosh Trophy team of Bengal.
    1968-69 : Captain of Santosh Trophy team of Bengal.
    1969-70 : Won Santosh Trophy Tournament for Bengal.
    1966,1970,1973 : for East Bengal Won Kolkata Ifa League Title
    1965,1966,1970,1973 :For East bengal Won IFA Shield Title
    1967,1970 :For East bengal Won Durand Cup
    1969,1973 :For East Bengal Won Rovers Cup
    1968 : Captain of East Bengal Team.
    1968 : For East Bengal Won Nagjee Trophy and Bordoloi trophy
    1971,1972 :For Mohunbagan Won Rovers Cup
    1973 : For East Bengal won DCM Trophy
    1966 : Indian Team Member of Asian Games
    1966 - 67 :Played in Mardeca Cup and tour to Germany, Czech, Bangladesh,Hungery,Singapore etc with Indian National team


    Name:Kajal Mukherjee
    Father's Name:Late Dinesh Chandra Mukherjee
    Birth Place:Bikrampore ,Dhaka,Bangladesh
    School:Dhakuria Dwarkanath Vidyapith
    Death:10th July 2006

    School Football :
    Bengal School Team:1957 & 1958:National School Football Tournament(Runners - up Bengal Side)
    First Local Club :Entally Boys Club and then Salimpore Boys Club
    First Coach :Late Balai Das Chatterjee and then Late Bagha Som


    1959- 1960 : Joined Junior Mohunbagan Team
    1961- 1964 : Joined Kolkata 1st Div. Team Eastern Railway F.C
    1965 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C
    1966 -1968 : Return to Eastern Railway
    1969 -1972 : Joined another Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1972 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohameddan S.C
    1973 : Return to Mohunbagan A.C
    1974 - 1976:Again Return his old Club East Bengal


    1964:Winner of Santosh Trophy for Eastern Railway
    1966:Winner of Santosh Trophy for Eastern Railway
    1967:Winner of Bordoloi Trophy for Eastern Railway
    1969:Winner of Rovers Cup Trophy for EastBengal
    1970:Winner of Kolkata league,IFA Shield,Durand Cup, Rovers Cup for East Bengal
    1971:Winner of Kolkata Football League for East Bengal
    1972:Winner of Kolkata Football League,Shield for East Bengal
    1974:Winner of Kolkata Football League,Shield for East Bengal
    1975:Winner of Kolkata Football League,Shield for East Bengal
    1969,71,72,75,76:Santosh Trophy Champion Bengal Team

    1963:Asia Cup at Izreal for India Team
    1964:Runners up Merdeca Football Tournament at Malaysia for India Team
    1964:Runners up Asia Cup for India Team
    1965-66:3rd Position in Merdeca Football Tournament at Malaysia for India(3 goals for Team)
    1967-68: Merdeca Football Tournament at Malaysia for India Team
    1966:Played Asian Games for India Team,Goodwill Mission Tour For India Team To Tasmania, Stuttgert,Russia
    1970:Played ASIAN CUP for Indian National Team ai Iran


    Name:Samaresh Chowdhury
    Nick Name:Pintu
    Parents Name:Father : Niranjan Chowdhury,Mother:Renuprobha Chowdhury
    Born:8th June 1949
    Address:College Square Kolkata And then Ashok Nagar 3 No Scheme,North 24 Parganas,W.B,India
    School:Banipith Primary School Ashoknagar and then Ashoknagar Boys High School
    First Club:Bhanga Gora Club and then Pally Sangha of Ashoknagar
    First Coach:Sanjeev Chowdhury
    First Big Match:1966 : IFA shield for Chandannagar District Team
    Professional Coach:Achyout Banerjee, Bagha Som,P.K.Banerjee,Rahaman,Amal Dutta and Many more

    School Football :
    Bengal School Team:1965 :National School Football Tournament at Shilong (Winners - up Bengal Side)
    -:1966 :National School Football Tournament at Chennai (Semifinal Looser Bengal Side)


    1967 - 69 : Joined Uari A.C(Kolkata Ist Div. team)
    1970-75 : Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1976 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C
    1977 -1980 : Return to East Bengal
    1981 : Joined another Kolkata Giant Team Mohammedan
    1982 : Returned again in East Bengal Club


    1970:Won IFA shield For East bengal by beating Pas Club of Iran
    1974:Captain of East Bengal Team
    1973:Won D.C.M trophy for East Bengal by beating Doc ro Gang team of South Korea
    1970-75:Contenious six time winner of Kolkata 1st Divn League of East Bengal


    Name:Brahmanand Sagun Kamat Shankhwalker (Arjuna Awardee)
    Date of Birth :6th March 1955
    Birth Place Taleigao,  Panjim, Goa
    International Match He was the 2nd Footballer of India who has played More than 50 Matches for  India as per AFC Report
    First Club (1970 - 74) : At the age of 15 he joined Panvel Club football.(1st Divn. Team of Goa Football League)
    Next Club : Salgaocar F.C ( 1974 - 91),Churhill Brothers (1991 - 93 ), Anderson Marine in (1993 - 95).


    1976-77He was the Goalkeeper of Indian National Jr. Football Team(17th Asian Jr.Tournament at Kuwait)
    1976 -83He was the Goalkeeper of Indian National Sr. Football Team.
    1990 He was the Captain of Salgaocar Team for Asian Club Championship in Muscat and Dhaka

    1983 : Won Satosh Trophy for Goa Team as a Captain of The Team
    1984 : Won Satosh Trophy for Goa Team as a Captain of The Team
    1983 -86 He was the Captain of Indian National Football team (2nd Nehru Gold Cup and Pre Olympic Tournaments .
    Among the international tournaments he represented India are the 18th Asian Youth Championship at Bangkok and the Merdekar Cup at Kuala Lumpur, Jasson Celebration Cup at Kabul, President Cup in Seoul South Korea, King's cup at Bangkok, the 9th Asian games at New Delhi

    1977: Government of Goa honoured him by giving Jivdadada Kerkar Award
    1993:The Limca Books of Records has featured him, for his excellence in Football, in their 1993 edition.
    1996: On 17th December 1996  AIFF   honored him by declaring  the "Player of the Decade 1985-1995
    1998 :Arjuna Award winner (29th August 1998) as the First Goanise Footballer.

    Diploma Holder of  the 2nd Asian Coaching School under Deitmar Crammer (Germany) Bill Bingham (N .Ireland) at Malaysia. And also an Asian Football Confederation Licence course under the guidance of the FIFA


    Name:Prasanta Banerjee
    Nick Name:Bhomla
    Birth Place:Rashbehari,Kolkata, District of West Bengal
    School:Paikpara Kumar Asutosh Insitution and then Deshpran Birendranath Sasmal Isntitution

    School Football : He was the Captain of Paikpara Kumar Asutosh Institution Football Team in the year 1974 to win "SUBRATA CUP"intra Country School Football Championship for his School.
    Bengal School Team:In the year 1974 he was the Captain of Bengal School Football Team and also won the Title for Bengal
    First Club and Coach:At the age of 10 he joined 'Mornning Star Club Situated his local area Rashbehari under coaching of "Harida" and then in Avenue Sammilani under guidence of "Babuda"
    Ist Club In Kolkata Football League:His First appearence in Kolkata Football League in White Border Club as a Midfielder in the year 1972 and played there upto 1973.And next year he moved to Kalighat Club and played with the team upto 1975.

    First Big Club In Kolkata Football:His highly skilled display of Football attracted the Reknowned Football Teams of Kolkata League.He was basically a left footed Footballer having immeculate accuracy in feeding forwards bisecting the opponent defence. He started playing for Eastbengal Club which is one of the bests Football Team in Indian Football.
    He played for three Best Teams of Kolkata Football League :-
    1976 - 79 : Eastbengal Club (Captain in 1979)
    1980 - 81 : Mohammedan Sporting Club
    1982 - 83 : Again in Eastbengal Club
    1984 - 90: Mohunbagan A.C (Captain in 1988)
    1991 - 92 : Again in Eastbengal Club Upto his retirement from Football.

    Captain of Bengal Sr. Football Team :He also represented Bengal Senior Football team from 1976 - 1988 in "SANTOSH TROPHY"(Inter State Football Tournament of India).Under his Captaincy Bengal Team Won The Prestegious this Trophy in the year 1984.
    International Career:He was the regular player of Indian National Football Team From 1976 to 1985.He was the captain of Indian National Football team in the year 1983 and 1984.He was a player of Indian National Teram in: Asian Games:1982(Delhi)and 1986(Seoul)& Pre-Olympic:1979 and 1983
    International Cap: Won "GOLD" in SAF GAMES in 1985 as a regular member of Indian National Football Team .

    Coaching Career:
    (a):He obtained the Coaching Lisence of Grade'A','B','C' under AFC.
    (b):He also completed FIFA INSTRUCTOR COURSE
    (c):In AFC U-17 Championship in 2002-03, he was the Asst. coach of Indian Side.
    (d):In the year 2003 he was the Coach of Bengal Team in SANTOSH TROPHY.
    (e):In 2002 he was the Chief Coach of Kolkata Super Division League Team "PORT-TRUST F.C and in 2004 he was the coach of another famous Team "ARYAN" F.C.
    (f):In 2006 He has been selected as a Chief Coach of "IFA - RUSSI MODY FOOTBALL ACADEMY"AT kOLKATA.
    (g):He was the Chief Coach of Bengal Santosh Trophy Team 2006 (Runners - Up) (h: From 18-25 April' 2007 Prasanta Banerjee has completed FIFA INSTRUCTORS COURSE - FUTURO III for Jurich

    MARADONA OF INDIA : Krisanu dey

    Name:Krisanu Dey
    Nick Name:Rontu
    Birth Place:Naktala, South Kolkata
    Death: 20 March 2003 only in the age of 44

    School Football :
    First Local Club :Mornning Star Club


    1979-1981: Joined Police Athletic Club of Kolkata League Team
    1982-1984 : Joined Kolkata Jiant 1st Div. Team Mohunbagan A.C
    1985- 1991: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal1986:Hattrick in Mardeca Cup for India1989 :Captain of EastBengal
    1992 : Return to Mohunbagan A.C
    1993-1995: Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1996-1999 : Played for his office team Food Corporation of India
    2000-2002 : Coach of East Bengal U -19 Team


    Name:Sudip Chatterjee
    Nick Name:Tulu
    Birth Place:Shibpur,Howrah, West Bengal
    Position:Central Midfielder
    First Club:Howrah Sahajatri Club,Howrah
    First Coach:Arun Ghosh
    Other Coaches:P.K.Banerjee, Amal Dutta, Chrich Milovan
    Death:18th September 2006 only 47 Years


    1981 : Joined B.N.R - 1st division Kolkata League Team
    1982 - 1983 : Joined Mohunbagan A.C from B.N.R
    1984 - 1987: Joined Kolkata Giant Club East Bengal from Mohunbagan A.c
    1988 - 1989 : Joined Kolkata Giant Club Mohunbagan A.C from East Bengal F.C
    1990 : Again Joined Kolkata Giant Team East Bengal F.C
    1991 - 1992 : Teturned Kolkata Giant Team Mohunbagan A.C and retired from Their


    Won IFA League 1983,1992
    Won IFA SHield 1989
    Won Rovers Cup 1988,1991
    Won Federation Cup 1992


    Won IFA League 1985,1987
    Won IFA Shield 1984,1986,1990
    Won Rovers Cup 1990
    Won Durand Cup 1990
    Won Airlines Gold Cup1990


    Won Santosh Trophy 1981-82,1982-83,1986 - 87,1988 - 89,


    Gold in SAF Games1985
    Played for India Team SAF Games 1985(Captain) 1989Mardeca Cup 1981,1986 - Semifinalist as Captain Pre World Cup 1985(Captain)Nehru Gold Cup 1982, 1983,1985(Captain),1988(Captain)1989Asia Cup 1984&1988 (Captain),1992Asian Games 1982,1986 (Captain) Pre-Olympic 1984

    COACH : Bengal Santosh Trophy Team - 1998 Winner,Mohammedan S.C - 1997


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