Kolkata: Mohun Bagan bagged their first win of this edition of I-League when they beat Indian Arrows 2-0 at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Saturday.
Coach Sankar Lal Chakraborty was a content man not only because his team managed to win but also maintained a clean sheet after conceding three goals in their previous two matches. Kingsley was the captain of this match. Now finally Kingsley took the bastion of the team on Thursday.
Shilton Paul, however, says he did not know anything about change. In the beginning of the season, Shilton announced as captain for the entire season. In his leadership, the Club won the Culcutta League. He was also the leader of the party in the I- League. Kingsley could be seen to lead instead of Shilton Paul.
On Thursday, at the Sports Journalist Club, the awardee, Shilton said, “I learn about being dropped from the leadership in the dressing room during the Arrows match. I would have been happy to tell me about it. ‘
As well as the proud Shilton added, ‘the previous committee made me captain. After the new committee came, the leadership changed. For the club, more than 13 years I crossed.”