At a time when sporting action dominates the watch-list of every household, 2020 gave sports fanatics across the globe a rude shock. From the greatest Diego Maradona to Indian football legend Chuni Goswami, from Aussie great Dean Jones to NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, the losses will be hard to fill. …Read More »
Chuni Goswami, PK Banerjee, Sailen Manna hoardings in Kolkata during Durga Puja!
The 2020 Durga Puja has been of a subdued manner with the streets no more playing hosts to throngs of crowds in the City of Joy. However, while the people of West Bengal celebrate the festivities from the safe confines of their homes, the football governing body of the state …Read More »
XtraTime VIDEO: IFA promotions in Kolkata during Durga Puja!
As XtraTime reports from Kolkata, the IFA (West Bengal) promoted itself and football legends Chuni Goswami and P.K. Banerjee in Kolkata during Durga Puja.Read More »
I remember meeting PK Banerjee & Chuni Goswami for the first-time!
Sadly two of the biggest legends of Indian football, P.K. Banerjee and Chuni Goswami, died just 41 days apart in the last few weeks. I go back two decades to my early days in Indian football to the month of July in the year 2000, when I first met both …Read More »
XtraTime VIDEO: East Bengal – Condolence Meeting of PK Banerjee & Chuni Goswami!
XtraTime shows the special East Bengal Club video condolence meeting of the late Indian football greats P.K. Banerjee and late Chuni Goswami.Read More »
420 Grams S02E34: Throwback to Indian Football glory days!
Chuni Goswami’s death on April 30, 2020, though sad, brought back memories of some of the finest days of India’s football history. While remembering the man and the teams he represented, 420grams also had a chance to relive some of the football that was played in India in the 1950s, …Read More »
VIDEO: Mohun Bagan’s tribute to Chuni Goswami!
MBAC TV pays a special tribute to one of the greatest Indian footballers and Mohun Bagan legend Subimal ‘Chuni’ Goswami.Read More »
XtraTime VIDEO: Kabir Suman speaks about late Chuni Goswami!
XtraTime spoke to Bengali musician and composer Kabir Suman about the late Chuni Goswami, who not only was a legendary footballer but a general hero in Bengal and India.Read More »
Dilip Doshi: Chuni-da brought over a ‘sense of fitness’ from football to cricket!
Former Indian International cricketer Dilip Doshi who played Ranji Trophy for Bengal hailed late former Indian football team captain Subimal (Chuni) Goswami as the man who brought a “sense of fitness” over from the ‘Beautiful Game’ to the ‘Gentleman’s Game’. Goswami had led the Indian Football team to the Gold …Read More »
XtraTime VIDEO: Looking back at the life of legend Chuni Goswami!
Here comes a special XtraTime feature by its founder Anilava Chatterjee about the life of the late Indian football legend Chuni Goswami.Read More »