‘Calcutta, Bengalis intrinsically linked to evolution of Indian football’

‘Calcutta, Bengalis intrinsically linked to evolution of Indian football’

Chicago, Nov 3: As a sport, nothing rivals football. Cricket may generate great intensity among its followers but the game’s geographic spread and cultural underpinnings pale in comparison with football. Between Europe and South America, football has emerged as an extraordinary cultural, social and political force that lends itself naturally to sport literature.