Kalyani Football Stadium, is one of the Football stadiums of India under Kalyani Municipality, Nadia, West Bengal. The Municipality not just have the I-LEAGUE or Calcutta Premier League matches and the other football matches all around the year additionally organize the football arranged social programmes.
India National Football group were the victors of the Gold Medal in Jakarta Asian Games in the year 1962. The football fanatics of India still remerber the celebrated history of the astounding momemt. On fourth January 1962 India won gold medal,in Senayan Stadium of Jakarta in Indonesia before 1.20 Lakhs onlookers who had cheered for their home group.
To recollect the incredible minute of our history, Kalyani Municipality has congratulated the surviving parts of the gold medal winning 1962 Asian Games football groups at “Writtik Sadan Hall” on twelfth January at 3.00 PM. Prior the surviving parts of this notable group felicitated alongwith 1951 Asian Games victor sruviving squad by AIFF on 21st August 2012 at Delhi Football house Programme.
Kalyani Municipality Chairman and Football darling and commentetor Nilimesh Roychowdhury was present in the programme. He Said, The living fanciful Indian Footballers of the said group Prodyot Burman, Arun Ghosh, Padmashree P.K.Banerjee, and group Captain Padmasree Chuni Goswami, Tulsidas Balaram, Arumoynoigam, Prasanta Sinha has been felicitated in the colourful programme.
At long last, a Dannce programme has been organised by FAMOUS Odissi DANCER ” Mrs. DONA GANGULY and her Trup”
1962 ASIAN GAMES – FOOTBALL – RESULTS
India played the Group B with South Korea, Japan and Thailand. In the first match on 26th August India lost 0-2 to South Korea. On August 28th India beat Thailand 4-1 where PK Banerjee scored prop and one each by Chuni Goswami, T. Balaram.
On August 29th India Beat Japan 2-0 to arrive at in the knockout phase of Semi Final. T. Balaram and PK Banerjee scored the objectives.
In the Semi Final India beat South Vietnam 3-2 where Captain Chuni Goswami scired prop and Jarnail Singh scored the other. On the other side, South Korea beat Malaysia 2-1 to arrive at in the Final.
On fourth September, In the Final match India beat South Korea 2-1 to win the title. P.k Banerjee scored the objective in thirteenth moment and late Jarnail Singh scored in seventeenth moment. South Korea lessened the edge through cha Tae-Sung on 85th moment. THE INDIAN TEAM – 1962 Jakarta ASIAD
GK Thangaraj (Mohammedan SC), Prodyut Burman (Railways).
DEF : O. Chandrashekar (Bombay), Jarnail Singh (Mohun Bagan), Trilok Singh (Services), Arun Ghosh (East Bengal), D.m.k. Afzal (Hyderabad City Police), A. Franco (ICL-Bengal Club, Bombay), Ram Bahadur (East Bengal), Prasanto Sinha (Bengal).
FOR : P.k. Banerjee (Railways), Chuni Goswami (Mohun Bagan), Tulsidas Balaram (East Bengal), Ethiraj (Services), Mohammed Yousuf Khan (Hyderabad City Police), Arumai Nayagam (Mohun Bagan).
Coach : SYED ABDUL RAHIM (Hyderabad)