Mohun Bagan was established in 1889 by three
famous aristocratic Bengali families of North Kolkata. Bhupendra Nath Bose was
the first ever president of the club. The team won its first trophy in 1904,
when they won the Coochbehar Cup. In 1905 Mohun Bagan reached the finals of the
Gladstone Cup which was held in Chinsurah where they defeated the reigning IFA
Shield champions Dalhousie 6–1.
"Let's rejoice in the beautiful game.
And together at the end of the
Mohun Bagan was established in 1889,is the "National Club of
First Indian football team to win IFA shield. They defeated East
Yorkshire Regiment 2-1 on the 29th
On the centenary year 1989,Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi referred to Mohun
Bagan as "National Club of India". Same year Mohun Bagan also won the IFA shield
Mohun Bagan became the first club to be honoured by a postage stamp from
the Indian Government on their centenary
The football team has been successfull since its establishment and one of
the most successfull club of India.
Mohun Bagan played against FC Bayern Munich in 2008 at the Salt Lake
Oliver Kahn & MB Fans ! Anyway, we have 11000+ Members & more
than 1.5 million supporters.
Mohun Bagan have historically enjoyed the privilege of possessing the
biggest fan base in India and one of the biggest, globally.
Mohun Bagan then became the first Indian club to qualify for second round
of AFC Champions League Qualifiers after defeating Tampines Rovers 3-1 in