Prabir DasThe 4th edition of the Indian Super League is coming near and this time the tournament will be even bigger than the previous seasons. The ISL is one of the most popular and biggest football league in India. It has a huge fan base and will be increasing this year for sure. The tournament is scheduled to start from 1st of October. Also, Atletico de Kolkata are the defending champions so this season will be very important for them as well. Below is the entire Atletico de Kolkata 2017 Squad, Players List along with the team’s Schedule.
Two new teams have been introduced in this season which is Bengaluru FC and Jamshedpur. So it means that there will be 10 teams participating this season and more teams mean more matches and bigger tournament schedule. The official schedule of the tournament is not unveiled yet so the schedule will be updated here as soon as it gets revealed. Also, in the last season, ATLÉTICO DE KOLKATA scored a total of 20 goals after DELHI DYNAMOS FC and CHENNAIYIN FC. Let’s now move on to Atletico de Kolkata 2017 Squad and Players List.
Atletico de Kolkata 2017 Squad
Goalkeeper: Debjit Majumder, Kunzang Bhutia, Jussi Jaaskelainen.
Defender: Prabir Das, Anwar Ali, Keegan Pereira, Ashutosh Mehta, Augustin Fernandes, Jordi Figueras Montel, Nallappan Mohanraj, Tom Joseph Thorpe.
Midfielder: Bipin Singh Thounaojam, Carl Baker, Conor Thomas, Darren Caldeira, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Hitesh Sharma, Ronald Singh Shaikhom, Rupert Lamlang Nongrum, Shankar Sampingiraj.
Forward: Jayesh Rane, Robin Singh, Jose Egas dos Santos Branco, Njazi Kuqi, Robbie Keane.
Atletico de Kolkata Important Players List
As all of us know that each team in the ISL includes a Marquee player and Hélder Postiga is the Marquee player for the team who has been a part of 2 world cups and has played alongside Luis Figo and Cristiano Ronaldo. Also, he has scored 27 goals for his national team.
IAIN HUME was the 2nd top goal scorer of the last season who scored 7 goals in 14 matches he played. He is a Scotland Canadian striker surely he can play a great role in the team’s title defense.
Javi Lara is the other good player from the team has the 2nd highest record of hitting shots on the target which 20 times.
Atletico de Kolkata 2017 Schedule
Here is the schedule for the Atletico de Kolkata team for there each and every match. Atletico de Kolkata is going to face Kerala Blasters in their first match at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata.
|17 Nov||8 pm||ATK vs Kerala Blasters||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|26 Nov||8 pm||ATK vs Pune City||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|1 Dec||8 pm||Jamshedpur vs ATK||JRD Tata Sports Complex, Jamshedpur|
|7 Dec||8 pm||Chennaiyin vs ATK||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai|
|17 Dec||8 pm||Mumbai City vs ATK||Mumbai Football Arena, Mumbai|
|23 Dec||8 pm||ATK vs Delhi Dynamos||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|31 Dec||8 pm||ATK vs Goa||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|7 Jan||8 pm||Bengaluru vs ATK||Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru|
|12 Jan||8 pm||NorthEast vs ATK||Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, Guwahati|
|20 Jan||8 pm||Pune City vs ATK||Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium, Pune|
|25 Jan||8 pm||ATK vs Chennaiyin||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|28 Jan||8 pm||ATK vs Jamshedpur||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|3 Feb||8 pm||ATK vs Bengaluru||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|9 Feb||8 pm||Kerala Blasters vs ATK||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi|
|18 Feb||8 pm||ATK vs Mumbai City||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|
|24 Feb||8 pm||Delhi Dynamos vs ATK||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi|
|28 Feb||8 pm||Goa vs ATK||Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi|
|4 Mar||8 pm||ATK vs NorthEast||Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan, Kolkata|