Wed, Oct 26, 2016 | updated 09:30 AM IST

Atletico de Kolkata to play 2016 ISL season at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium

Updated: Aug 23, 2016 00:25 IST

New Delhi, Aug 22 (ANI): Atletico de Kolkata, champions of the inaugural Indian Super League season and last year's semi-finalists, will create a new fortress at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium as they prepare to begin their campaign for 2016 under the newly appointed Head Coach Jose Francisco Molina.

Kolkata's Rabindra Sarobar Stadium built in 1961, has a capacity of 22,000.

The stadium will hear the thunderous roar of the football loving city as it is set to witness ISL 2016 action on October 2nd when the host ATK will take on defending champions Chennaiyin FC. (ANI)