Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL), on Wednesday, unveiled the ‘League Winners Shield’ for Hero Indian Super League (ISL). The silverware comes with a cash prize of Rs 50 Lakh for the club winning the league stage. The League winners will be the first Indian club to participate in the group stages of the AFC Champions League.
Bengaluru FC saw their AFC Cup qualifying campaign hit a roadblock as Maziya S&RC threw a spanner in the works with a 2-1 win over Cuadrat’s men at the National Stadium, in Male, on Wednesday. Goals from Ibrahim Mahudhee and Cornelius Stewart on either side of a Nili Perdomo spot-kick gave Marjan Sekulovski’s side the advantage ahead of the second leg.
Bengaluru FC romped into the play-off round of the AFC Cup with a resounding 9-1 (10-1 on aggregate) win over Bhutanese side Paro FC at the Kanteerava Stadium, on Wednesday.
Bengaluru suffered a stutter to their hopes of finishing atop the Indian Super League charts following a goalless draw against Chennaiyin FC at the JN Stadium, in Chennai, on Sunday. The stalemate left Cuadrat’s Blues with 29 points, four adrift of first place, now occupied by ATK and FC Goa.
Indian Super League champions Bengaluru FC, on Monday, announced their 30-man squad ahead of the 2020 AFC Cup preliminary stages. As many as nine BFC B team players feature in Carles Cuadrat’s side, ahead of their trip to Thimphu, where they will face Paro FC in a two-legged Preliminary Stage 2 clash.
Bengaluru FC continued their charge to the Indian Super League summit after a scorching finish from Nishu Kumar (7’) gave Carles Cuadrat’s men a 1-0 win over Hyderabad FC at the Kanteerava Stadium, on Thursday. The win took Bengaluru to second position on the table with 28 points.
Bengaluru FC have completed the signing of Spanish winger Nili Perdomo, on a deal till the end of the season, the club announced on Tuesday. The 25-year-old winger who is expected to arrive shortly replaces striker Manuel Onwu who has joined Odisha FC on loan till the end of the season. Perdomo becomes Blues’ second signing of the January transfer window after striker Deshorn Brown.
DESPITE A COMEBACK in the second half, Kerala Blasters failed to hold FC Goa away from home; losing a highly contested encounter 3-2 in ISL 2019-20 on Saturday night.
IN A MAJOR MOVE, the RPSG Group, which owns the ISL franchise ATK, has acquired majority stakes in the Mohun Bagan Football Club.
KERALA BLASTERS EARNED THEIR most significant victory of the season so far, beating ATK in the Salt Lake Stadium in a heavily contested, feisty match-up in Kolkata last night.