Mohun Bagan and East Bengal have shared a bitter rivalry for over 80 years. Some of their encounters ended in stalemates while some matches went down into football folklore. On eve of the derby TheHardTackle takes a look at five such memorable matches beteween the two big Kolkata sides.

The resignation of their fourth coach in an year, coupled with a woeful league form, has cornered Mohun Bagan. TheHardTackle's guest author Jonathan Desousa analyses the position the Mariners find themselves in.

The eagerly awaited I-League has finally began last week. In recent seasons, the title for Indian champion has been decided by teams which fielded the best foreign players. TheHardTackle takes a look at five of the best foreigners to have played the game in India.