East Bengal keen to maintain winning run

East Bengal are currently second in the table and a win would put them in the right course for the title bid while it would be a learning curve for the AIFF developmental outfit who are currently placed eighth in the 14-team standings.

updated: February 01, 2013 21:51 IST
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Kolkata: Title aspirants East Bengal will look to continue their winning run when they face minnows Pailan Arrows in a Round 19 I-League fixture at Kalyani on Saturday.

For East Bengal, it will be build up match to their return-leg derby against Mohun Bagan on February 9 and coach Trevor Morgan will hope that all their top players remain in shape ahead of the big clash.

All eyes would be on their ace forward Edeh Chidi, who is the leading goal scorer (13) as they would look do an encore of the first leg which they had won 3-0 at the same venue on December 30 last year.

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