Exhibition Matches Mark the Celebration of the Centenary Year
Tata Steelís initiative to mark 100 years
As part of the several initiatives undertaken by Tata Steel, two exhibition football matches between Mohun Bagan and East Bengal with Tata Football Academy (TFA) wrere organised at the JRD Tata Sports Complex, Jamshedpur. Both Mohun Bagan and East Bengal are India’s premier football clubs.
The first match was played between Mohun Bagan and TFA on October 12, 2007 and the second between East Bengal and TFA on October 14, 2007. The exhibition matches were organized for the benefit of football lovers and to raise the level of game in the city. The city also responded in equal measure as citizens turned up in large numbers to witness the matches.