The place of football in the colonial and post-colonial past is explored and both British and Portuguese influences on the development of the game are considered. Contemporary issues such as the impact of the professional league in India and the role of UK Asians in the organization of the Indian game are considered. Future scenarios are explored and models for progression and problems facing the sport in south Asia are outlined.The club plays in a 4~3~3 formation with a flat back four or with a 1a3a4a2 formation. a#39; 2. East Bengal (Calcutta; red, yellow and white; founded in 1924) Also sponsored by United Breweries. It has the best record against foreign teams inanbsp;...
|Title||:||Soccer in South Asia|
|Author||:||Paul Dimeo, James Mills|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-10-23|