It is official, East Bengal will resume its rivalry with Mohun Bagan is the upcoming season of the Indian Super League. The organiser Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) made the announcement which made the umpteen fans of the red and yellow brif-gade happy.
East Bengal had facilitated their entry process Earlier, this month after Kolkata-based cement giants, Shree Cement Limited, acquired majority stakes in the club.
With this, East Bengal becomes the 11th team in the league. Nita Ambani, the chairperson of FSDL, believes that the inclusion of both the Kolkata giants in the cash-rich league is a monumental development for Indian football.