INDIAN & INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL NEWS - OCT : 2014

Mohammedan Sporting Club has decided TO CONTINUE THEIR RUN

24.10.2014 : KFC. | www.kolkatafootball.com HOME PAGE | LIKE FB ||

Mohammedan Sporting Club will going to participate in Durand Cup, I-League second Division and IFA Shield and also Kalinga Cup in Orissa. The executive Committee of the club today declare that they are not going to withdraw their senior football team and ready to participate in the coming tournaments.

The executive committee also informed that the practice will going to commence at the East Bengal Club ground on and from tomorrow onwards under the supervision of Fuja Tope. The decision of withdraw the senior football team made an immense effect in Indian Football.

The fanatics and supporters of Mohammedan Sporting were shocked at the decision of the clubs executive committee. After a meeting at Kolkata today club President Sultan Amhed said that the executive committee had reviewed the situation and finally decided to stay in the main stream of Indian football. Mohammedan are in talks with some corporate houses and are optimistic for tie up shortly.

The 123 years old football club were the defending champions of Durand Cup and IFA shield, but unable to save the relegation in the I-League. Even they failed to fulfill the AFC's Club licensing criteria. Mohammedan Sporting are required to modernize their infra structure in order to get the AFC's certificate and run smoothly in the changing scenario of Indian football.

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

 Mohammedan Sporting Season 2013-14

 Mohammedan Sporting Season 2013-14

Win IFA SHIELD 4-3 VIA TIE BREAKER