Bengaluru FC clinched a much-needed win over Club Eagles to progress into the group stage of the AFC Cup. They are set to join Group D of the 2021 AFC Cup with fellow ISL club ATK Mohun Bagan, alongside Bashundhara Kings from Bangladesh and Maziya S&RC of Maldives. AFC Cup’s Group D is set to kicks off on August 18 and will see Bengaluru FC square off against ATK Mohun Bagan in their first group stage match.
An all-Indian affair in Asia! 🌏 The Blues are up against ATK Mohun Bagan in their Group D opener of the 2021 AFC Cup.🔵
— Bengaluru FC (@bengalurufc) August 16, 2021
The ISL outfit rode on Jayesh Rane’s first-half strike to record a 1-0 win at the National Stadium against Eagles on Sunday. Playing under new head coach Marco Pezzaiuoli, the 2 times ISL champions defeated their Maldivian opponents have booked a slot in the Group D of the tournament.
The group stage of the competition is also set to be staged in the Maldives between August 18 and 24 with all four teams set to lock horns with each other between the abovementioned time period. BFC’s group stage opener against ATK Mohun Bagan will also be played at the National Stadium on August 18.
AFC Cup- ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC -When is ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC going to be played? Wednesday, August 18, 4:30 PM
AFC Cup- ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC -Where is ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC going to be played? National Stadium, Male, Maldives
AFC Cup- ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC -Where can I watch Bengaluru FC vs Club Eagles? There has been no update about the official broadcast and live stream of the ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC clash. However, fans can catch up with live updates by following the social media account of both teams.
AFC Cup- ATK Mohun Bagan squad
Goalkeepers: Amrinder Singh, Arindam Bhattacharya
Defenders: Deepak Tangri, Sumit Rathi, Pritam Kotal, Liston Colaco, Subhasish Bose, Lenny Rodrigues, Asutosh Mehta, Avilash Paul, Manvir Singh
Midfielders: Kiyan Nassiri, Sheikh Sahil, Ricky Shabong, Bidyananda Singh, Engson Singh Ningombam, Abhishek Dhananjay Suryavanshi
Forwards: David Williams, Roy Krishna, Hugo Boumous, Carl Mchugh
AFC Cup- Bengaluru FC squad
Goalkeepers: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Lalthuammawia Ralte, Lara Sharma, Sharon Padattil
Defenders: Pratik Chaudhari, Wungngayam Muirang, Ajith Kumar, Ashique Kuruniyan, Parag Shrivas, Yrondu Musavu-King, Biswa Darjee, Alan Costa, Sarthak Golui
Midfielders: Suresh Wangjam, Namgyal Bhutia, Jayesh Rane, Danish Farooq, Rohit Kumar, Muhammad Inayath, Ajay Chhetri
Forwards: Sunil Chhetri, Udanta Singh, Cleiton Silva, Leon Augustine, Naorem Roshan Singh, Bidyashagar Singh, Sivasakthi Narayanan, Akashdeep Singh, Harmanpreet Singh