A dangerous striker of the ball, Mohammed Akbar had a phenomenal record as a goal scorer while playing for Mohammedan Sporting, East Bengal and Mohun Bagan
HFC is having a disappointing run in the ISL, and are sitting at the bottom of the points table with five points from nine matches
Talking about the honour, Amalraj, who was one of the star players from Hyderabad who played in Kolkata when football following was growing at its peak, said it was indeed a privilege to represent the club in that era.
Turning his attention to the players that will catch the eye, he stated that in every World Cup, a new superstar emerges.
Hyderabad: Former India captain Victor Amalraj and former mid-fielder Mohammad Farid, two of the many talented footballers from Hyderabad who have plied their trade...
With the world class infrastructure built for the tournament, Amalraj feels that the game is moving in the right direction.
Hyderabad: The overnight rain rendered the football ground slushy and unplayable, after which it was shifted to the adjacent hockey ground at the Gymkhana. But...
For Amalraj, the arrival of the ISL in India is a positive sign. The opportunity to play alongside top World Cup players seems to be a fascinating prospect which he feels many including him could never dream of.