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Tag Archives: P.K. Banerjee

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 …

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XtraTime VIDEO: Late PK Banerjee’s birthday celebrated!

As XtraTime reports from Kolkata, yesterday the 84th birthday of the late P.K. Banerjee was celebrated by the family and former footballers. It wasn’t easy to celebrate due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but the Banerjee family did with restrictions and they came forward to support different people and organisations.

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NNIS VIDEO: Shyam Thapa – I am what I am because of PK Banerjee!

Former Indian international striker Shyam Thapa expressed his grief on the passing away of legendary footballer and coach P.K. Banerjee. Thapa in an exclusive NNIS chat said he is what he is today because of his famous coach, who breathed his last at a city hospital on last Friday. Watch …

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Harjinder Singh remembers PK Banerjee as ‘the best’!

During his playing days Harjinder Singh was often described as the being the ‘most-crafty’ among all his contemporaries. And as the Indian football family mourns the loss of former National Team Captain, Coach and Technical Director the Padma Shri PK Banerjee, Harjinder said that Banerjee has “left leaving behind an …

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Venkatesh Shanmugam: PK Banerjee was the first icon of Indian Football!

Current Indian Football Team assistant coach and Indian Arrows head coach Shanmugam Venkatesh hailed the late Pradip Kumar Banerjee as the “first icon of Indian Football”. Former India captain and ex-head coach P.K. Banerjee, who has represented the country 36 times with 19 goals to his name, passed away in …

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NNIS VIDEO: Sporting World & Bollywood miss the great PK Banerjee!

With the death of P.K. Banerjee, Indian football lost one of its greatest supporters, cheerleaders and innovators. The 1962 Asian Games gold-medallist also represented the country in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics where India made the semifinals and later captained the country at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, where he …

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