Kolkata giant East Bengal has submitted the Invitation to Bid (ITD) documents to Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) to participate in the Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21. The club took to twitter to make the announcement.
Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), organiser of the Indian Super League, had invited bids for a new team to participate in ISL 2020-21.
The ISL, the top division of Indian football, currently has 10 teams, and the upcoming season — set to begin on November 21 — will be held behind closed doors in Goa.
FSDL invited bids from six cities – Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Ludhiana, Siliguri and Bhopal.
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