INDIAN & INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL NEWS - OCT : 2014

Mohammedan Sporting Club has decided not to participate in any tournaments in the current season

20.10.2014 : KFC. | www.kolkatafootball.com HOME PAGE | LIKE FB ||

It is indeed a sad news for Indian football. One of the oldest football club of the country Mohammedan Sporting Club has decided not to participate in any tournaments in the current season. The club President Sultan Amhed declared the decision of the club's managing committee at Kolkata today. While interacting Sultan Amhed said that the club are without a sponcer and in acute financial crisis.

Mohammedan Sporting will going to release most of their footballers, will going to concentrate to develope their infra structure and will be back in 2015 season. Sultan Amhed added that they are also protesting the activities of AIFF, who denied them to play the I-league due to Club Licensing.

The 123 years football club has a rich history in Indian Football. Founded in 1891 Mohammedan Sporting has their fans and supporters world wide. Mohammedan is the first club in Indian football to win a crown continuously for five years. The club has the honour of winning all the tournaments in India except the I League. Mohammedan Sporting are the defending champions of Durand Cup and IFA Sheild.

PERFORMANCE OF MOHAMMEDAN IN INDIAN FOOTBALL

Kolakta Football League : 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1940, 1941, 1948, 1957, 1967, 1981

Fedaration Cup : 1983, 1984

Durand Cup : 1940,2013

IFA sheild ;1936, 1941, 1942, 1957, 1971, 2014

Rovers Cup : 1940, 1956, 1959, 1980, 1984, 1987

Aga Khan Gold Cup : 1960