Pem Dorji passes away

Updated: 25 February 2007 07:37 IST

Former Indian football captain Pem Dorji died on Thursday night.

Pem Dorji passes away
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Kolkata:

Former Indian football captain Pem Dorji died on Thursday night. He had been suffering from cancer and was 42 years old. The Sikkimese player recently had a benefit match played in his honour in which Baichung Bhutia had also played. Dorji played for all three top Kolkata clubs - Mohun Bagan, East Bengal and Mohammadan Sporting.

Topics : Football
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