Vicky Kaushal touches down in Kolkata for spectacular Durand Cup Derby

In an exciting turn of events, Bollywood heartthrob Vicky Kaushal has graced the football-loving city of Kolkata as he prepares to attend the most anticipated football derby in the country. The city, often referred to as India’s football capital, is abuzz with enthusiasm as Vicky Kaushal arrives to witness the clash between Mohun Bagan Super Giants and Emami East Bengal in the iconic Durand Cup.

The Durand Cup, steeped in history as the oldest football competition in Asia, holds a special place in the hearts of football aficionados across the nation. The thrilling match between Mohun Bagan Super Giants and Emami East Bengal is slated to take place at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan, also known as the Salt Lake Stadium, at 4.45 pm on Saturday. The encounter promises to be a battle of epic proportions, showcasing the passion, rivalry, and sportsmanship that make football a beloved national sport.

As the traditional curtain raiser to the Indian football season, the Durand Cup’s latest edition has garnered heightened excitement, featuring a total of 24 teams vying for glory. The final showdown, scheduled for September 3, 2023, is poised to be a grand spectacle that will capture the nation’s attention.

Adding to the fervor of the Durand Cup is Vicky Kaushal’s special appearance in the tournament’s “high-energy” anthem song. This vibrant composition, set to resonate throughout the stadium, has been skillfully penned by the legendary lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya. The song is further elevated by the melodious voices of Arijit Singh and the dynamic Rapper Divine, with the music composed by Arijit himself.