Southern Samity

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Southern Samity
Southern Samity.jpg
Full name Southern Samity
Founded 1945
Ground Salt Lake Stadium
Ground Capacity 120,000
Owner Frontlink International
Manager Subrata Bhattacharya[1]
League I-League 2nd Division
2011 I-League 2nd Division, 8th
Current season

Southern Samity is an I-League 2nd Division club based out of Kolkata.[2] It was established in the year 1945.[3] During that time, apart from sports they are also involved in various cultural activities.

History[edit]

In 1959 the club got their affiliation from the IFA. But the club got their footstep in football from the year 2007-2008 onwards, when Frontlink International took charge of the clubs Football department. In the year 2008-2009 they became the champions in the Calcutta Football League in the 2nd Division and were promoted to the Calcutta Premier Division.

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