It's a question that needs to be asked, now more than ever. It's the proverbial elephant in the room that many fans from Kolkata and India's eastern states, are loath to acknowledge. Kolkata, long considered India's bastion of literature, fine arts, exquisite sea food and football finally looks like it has surrendered the mantle of being prime purveyors of the beautiful game, to that southern sunny paradise and tourist magnet Goa

Kolkata Football League, one of the oldest football leagues in the world, is a perennial fight between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan. These two clubs look to capture the title again, Chirag United being their biggest challenger.