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Bhowmick appointed East Bengal Technical Director, Jamil to continue as coach

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Veteran and former striker was on Monday appointed of city giants while remained head of the side slated to play the Super Cup next month.

In a meeting held here, officials decided to stick with despite the former Aizawl FC's winning failing to win the league for the Red and Golds.

finished fourth in the league this term, squandering several chances to grab pole position and end their 14-year wait for the league crown.

will be in charge of the team with for the Super Cup where East Bengal will play 3 (Winner of FC vs Indian Arrows) on April 5.

"I got a call just now from East Bengal I was told to be the It's an honour to be back. I will meet them tomorrow and then take it forward and plan for the Super Cup," told IANS over phone.

Bhowmick had won two National League (NFL) titles with East Bengal in the early years of last decad apart from capturing the Kolkata League, Durand Cup and IFA Shield.

East Bengal also won the ASEAN Club Cup in 2003 under his tutelage.



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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 21:56 IST