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East Bengal FC signs Ivan Bukenya

@eastbengalfc signs Ivan BukenyaClick To Tweetkingfisher-east-bengal-fc-logoEast Bengal FC, one of the most successful in the I-League has signed the Ugandan International defender Ivan Bukenya for the next season’s I-League¬†campaign.

Bukenya played for Kaizer Chiefs in the South African Premier League in last season and can play as central defender and defensive midfielder.

He replaces, British defender Calum Angus, who was hospitalized during the Bordoloi trophy recovering from Dengue

East Bengal Football Club was founded in 1920, has won 3 National Football League (I-League) titles, apart from 8 Federation Cups and 3 Indian Super Cups.

They are the current holders of the Calcutta Football League. The club has the distinction of representing India maximum number of times in the Asian Competitions, with a best performance being a semi-final finish in the AFC Cup 2013.