Mehtab Hossain says East Bengal and Mohun Bagan’s entry is a huge boost for ISL

Mehtab Hossain says East Bengal and Mohun Bagan’s entry is a huge boost for ISL

After six seasons of Indian Super League (ISL) two Kolkata Giants Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) and East Bengal will take part in the ISL for the very first time. Mohun Bagan already merged with Three times ISL winner ATK and take part in the competition as ATKMB. Whereas East Bengal also got their new investor Shree Cement and all set to join ISL.

Former Mohun Bagan and East Bengal and Indian National player Mehtab Hossain met up Goal.com and shared his opinion about this ISL.

Mehtab Hossain says he’s happy as a former East Bengal player that EB is playing ISL

“I am really happy as a former East Bengal player, as a supporter and as a member of the East Bengal family. I want to congratulate each and everyone associated with the club, the fans, the officials and every single East Bengal family member.” Mehtab Hossain told Goal.

Mehtab Hossain wishes East Bengal good luck in ISL

“East Bengal will be playing ISL this year. I was really sad for the East Bengal fans when we were hearing that the club will not play in the ISL. But I am glad that they are finally smiling. It would have been difficult for them to digest not playing in the ISL in their centenary year.

“The club also didn’t win any major trophies in the last two years. Overall the situation was gloomy at the club but now finally, good news has come. I also wish them all the luck and hope that they do well in the ISL.”

Mehtab Hossain says East Bengal and Mohun Bagan’s entry is a huge boost for ISL

“East Bengal and Mohun Bagan’s entry is a huge boost for ISL. ISL has never seen such a huge fan bases. Before only Kerala Blasters was there but now with the arrival of the two Kolkata clubs, it is indeed a huge boost for the league. These two clubs have fans across the globe and they will help to further grow the popularity of the ISL.” Mehtab Hossain concluded.

Tarak Roy

A Football Lover

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