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I-League: Kolkata derby to kick-off earlier on Saturday, March 28

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Kolkata derby will have an early kick-off this year

The upcoming Kolkata derby between Mohun Bagan AC and East Bengal Club on Saturday, March 28 will kick-off at 4.30pm instead of the earlier set time of 7pm at the Saltlake Stadium in Kolkata.

The latest derby between the Kolkata giants has gained special attention and importance as Mohun Bagan have been playing their best season in years with the Mariners top of the I-League with 15 points, while East Bengal are just three points and four positions behind their archrivals.

A large crowd would be expected on Saturday, March 28 with the possibility of the I-League title returning to Kolkata after nearly 11 years more than possible.

The game would be shown live and exclusive on TEN Action and Focus Bangla.

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