Friday, June 30, 2017 Report by
A rare feather is going to be put in the already decorated crown of the star Bengali footballer, Mehtab Hossain.
Mehtab Hossain has always been an emotion to the Kolkata football lovers. Started from Tollygunge Agragami, Mehtab has played for ONGC, Mohammedan Sporting, Mohun Bagan and finaly got established in Kingfisher East Benagl FC. He has spent the most beautiful and longest part of his career in East Bengal. He has won every championships in Indian soil, baring the most coveted I-League for which, he has decided not to continue for the Red and Gold any more.
All these are past now. What is present, is a very rare honour. Mehtab Hossain is going to be the first ever sportsman, whose Postal Stamp will be introduced before retirement! On 6th July the Heartthrob of East Bengal supporters will be crowned with this achievement at the Kolkata Press Club, Dharmatala. The ceremony will begin from 3:00pm in the afternoon.
Many sports personalities like, Lakshmi Ratan Shukla, ex-footballer and Indian Football Legend, Mr. Pradeep Kumar Banerjee will be present there. Mr. PK Banerjee will hand over an award to the Bengali Mid-Fielder.