Warm reception for Mohun Bagan

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:27 IST

There was a huge homecoming party in Kolkata for the arrival of Mohun Bagan, who won the National Football League for a third time on Monday.

Warm reception for Mohun Bagan

Kolkata:

There was a tumultuous welcome in Kolkata for the Mohun Bagan team, which won the National Football League for the third time on Monday. Their arrival was delayed by a day following a 24-hour ''Bangla bandh'' sponsored by the Left parties yesterday. Hundreds of fans from the club and officials greeted the team. Bagan won the title after beating Zee Churchill in their last league encounter in Margao. An official celebration is planned by the club on July 29.

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