The Hero I-League trophy for the 12 months 2019-20 was officially handed over to champion Mohun Bagan at a perform organised in a metropolis lodge right here on Sunday.
With the COVID-19 pandemic halting the event and all different sports activities actions within the nation, the official trophy presentation was delayed for round seven months after Mohun Bagan clinched the title with 4 rounds to spare.
Mohun Bagan has since then moved into ISL after merging with ISL champion ATK.
With the brand new entity changing the group that received its final I-League crown, the perform noticed a reunion as a few of the erstwhile Mohun Bagan gamers regrouped within the metropolis to obtain the trophy together with the officers of the membership.
I-League CEO Sunando Dhar introduced the trophy to Mohun Bagan.
Also current had been West Bengal Sports Minister Aroop Biswas and Indian Football Association secretary Joydeep Mukherjee.
Dhar mentioned that Mohun Bagan performed the “best brand of football” and made it memorable by profitable the title with a document 4 rounds to spare.
Mohun Bagan then took a trophy tour from the lodge to the official tackle of the membership with a whole lot of its followers becoming a member of the 14km journey.