AFC Cup: Bengaluru go down fighting to Bagan

Kolkata: A heavily-rested and young Bengaluru FC squad went down fighting 3-1 to Mohun Bagan in a Group E fixture of the AFC Cup, at the Rabindra Sarobar Stadium, in Kolkata, on Wednesday. With only one team progressing to the knock-out stages, the Blues will need nothing but a win against Maziya S&RC when the two […]

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AFC Cup: Abahani strike late to beat Bengaluru in Dhaka

  Dhaka: Failure to put simple chances away came back to bite Bengaluru FC who were handed a 2-0 defeat to Abahani Limited Dhaka in a Group E game of the AFC Cup at the Bangabandhu Stadium, in Dhaka, on Tuesday. Late goals from substitute Saad Uddin (87) and Rubel Miya (90+2) saw the Blues suffer their […]

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AFC Cup: Maziya put five past Mohun Bagan

MALE: Maziya Sports and Recreation Club stormed to a 5-2 victory over Mohun Bagan in their Group E concounter of 2017 AFC Cup on Wednesday at Male. Building on their one-goal win over Mohun Bagan two weeks ago in Kolkata, the Maldivian champions raced out to a three-goal lead in the first period and never […]

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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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