AFC Cup: Mohamed Umair gives Maziya victory over Mohun Bagan

  KOLKATA: Mohamed Umair grabbed the only goal of the game as Maziya Sports and Recreation Club edge past Mohun Bagan 1-0 in 2017 AFC Cup Group E on Wednesday at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium. The 28-year-old Maldives international found target in the 34th minute when he met a Abdulla Asadhulla pass and steered the ball past the Mohun Bagan keeper Shibinraj Kunniyil from inside the […]

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AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan prepare to host Maziya S&RC

  KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan coach Sanjoy Sen has set his sights on securing a place in the AFC Cup Round of 16 as the Kolkata giants prepare to host Maldives’ Maziya Sports and Recreation Club in Group E on Wednesday. Mohun Bagan and Maziya S&RC sit six points behind the group leaders Bengaluru FC and with […]

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AFC Cup: Bengaluru FC beat Dhaka Abahani 2-0

Bengaluru: Nineteen-year-old Nishu Kumar‘s first goal for the club and a Marjan Jugovic goal eight minutes from time made it three wins in as many games as Bengaluru FC beat Abahani Limited Dhaka from Bangladesh 2-0 to keep pole position (9 points) of Group E in the AFC Cup at the Kanteerava Stadium, in Bengaluru,on […]

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AFC Cup: Focus back on Asia as Bengaluru take on Abahani

  Bengaluru: Bengaluru FC will have to switch gears and shrug off fatigue from having traveled on Sunday as they ready to host Bangladesh side Abahani Limited Dhaka in an AFC Cup group stage fixture at the Kanteerava Stadium, in Bengaluru, on Tuesday. The Blues, who top Group E with two wins from as many games, made […]

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AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan recover to whip Dhaka Abahani 3-1

  KOLKATA: Mohun Bagan recovered from a goal down to overcome Dhaka Abahani Limited 3-1 on Tuesday to register their first win of the 2017 AFC Cup at Rabindra Sarobar Stadium. The Mariners, who lost to Bengaluru FC 2-1 in their opening fixture, overcame Jonathan Brown (21st minute) opener before Jeje Lalpekhlua (45+1st) found the equalizer. Three minutes into the […]

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AFC Cup: Johnson wins it for Bengaluru in Malé

Malé, Maldives: A John Johnson goal from what was to be the last chance of the game meant Bengaluru came away with all three points in a dominant show against Maziya Sports and Recreation Club in a Group E clash of the 2017 AFC Cup at the Maldives National Stadium, in Malé, on Tuesday. A […]

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AFC Cup: Old foes, new plot as Bengaluru take on Maziya

  Male, Maldives: Bengaluru FC will be up against a new-look Maziya S&RC side and humid weather conditions when the sides, stacked together in Group E of the AFC Cup, battle it out at the National Football Stadium, in Male, Maldives, on Tuesday. The venue and opponent aren’t alien to Bengaluru after the two sides were grouped […]

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AFC Cup: Blues tame Bagan in continental encounter

Bengaluru: An inspired Bengaluru FC claimed a convincing 2-1 win over Mohun Bagan to begin their 2017 AFC Cup campaign with a bang, at the Kanteerava Stadium, in Bengaluru, on Tuesday. After conceding first from a Katsumi Yusa penalty, Sandesh Jhingan and Sunil Chhetri scored a goal each to pick up all three points in the […]

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