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Bengaluru FC name 30-man squad for AFC Cup playoff stages

Bengaluru FC name 30-man squad for AFC Cup playoff stages

Bengaluru FC have named a 30-man squad for the coming preliminary and playoff stages of 2018 AFC Cup.

Jan 21, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Bengaluru FC fail to reach AFC Cup final

Bengaluru FC fail to reach AFC Cup final

Needing to overturn a 0-1 first leg defeat in their away match on September 27, Bengaluru conceded a goal as early as the fourth minute when the Tajikistan side scored through a penalty converted by Nuriddin Davronov.

Oct 18, 2017, 22:10 PM IST
AFC Cup: Bengaluru suffer 0-1 loss to Istiklol of Tajikistan

AFC Cup: Bengaluru suffer 0-1 loss to Istiklol of Tajikistan

The visiting side survived an incessant onslaught from FC Istiklol, the 2015 champions, but the home side's profligacy in front of goal saved Bengaluru from losing the match by a bigger margin.

Sep 28, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
AFC Cup: Bengaluru FC ease past North Korean club 3-0

AFC Cup: Bengaluru FC ease past North Korean club 3-0

Goals on either side of the break by skipper Sunil Chhetri (32nd minute, Penalty) and Udanta Singh (51st) put the Blues 2-0 up before Lenny Rodrigues joined the party with a goal in the 77th minute. 

Aug 23, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
WATCH: Sunil Chhetri powers India past Kyrgyzstan in AFC Cup qualifier with a beautiful goal

WATCH: Sunil Chhetri powers India past Kyrgyzstan in AFC Cup qualifier with a beautiful goal

The Stephen Constantine-coached side won their first match against Myanmar 1-0 and are at top of the four-team group.

Jun 13, 2017, 23:21 PM IST
AFC Cup: Skipper Sunil Chhetri's goal guides India to 1-0 victory over Kyrgyzstan in qualifier

AFC Cup: Skipper Sunil Chhetri's goal guides India to 1-0 victory over Kyrgyzstan in qualifier

Chhetri drilled a lot shot with his right foot off a fine pass from Jeje Lalpekhlua in the 69th minute to lead India to a crucial win in the home leg tie of the Group A third round qualifiers of the 2019 Asian Cup.

Jun 13, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
AIFF set to grant AFC Cup slot to ISL winners: Sources

AIFF set to grant AFC Cup slot to ISL winners: Sources

Granting the AFC Cup play-off berth to ISL winners would mean that ISL would no longer be a private tournament but a recognised league under the aegis of the AIFF, AFC and FIFA.

Jun 09, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
Federation Cup Final Preview: Defending champions Mohun Bagan start favourites against Bengaluru FC

Federation Cup Final Preview: Defending champions Mohun Bagan start favourites against Bengaluru FC

During the course of this season, Bagan have faced Bengaluru FC five times with their last meeting during AFC Cup Group league fixture resulting in 3-1 win in favour of green and maroon brigade.

May 20, 2017, 18:06 PM IST
AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan dent Bengaluru FC's chances with 3-1 win in Kolkata

AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan dent Bengaluru FC's chances with 3-1 win in Kolkata

Mohun Bagan are already out of the tournament and they are now at third spot with six points.

May 17, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
AFC Cup: Second string Mohun Bagan lose 0-1 to 10-man Maziya SRC

AFC Cup: Second string Mohun Bagan lose 0-1 to 10-man Maziya SRC

Only Jeje Lalpekhlua made the start from their 0-1 win at Minerva Punjab FC in their last match in I-League.

Apr 19, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
AFC Cup: Dominant Bengaluru FC defeat Abahani Dhaka 2-0, remain top of group

AFC Cup: Dominant Bengaluru FC defeat Abahani Dhaka 2-0, remain top of group

Nishu Kumar and Marjan Jugovic scored in the 40th and 83rd minutes in the Group E match at the Kanteerava Stadium.

Apr 18, 2017, 22:18 PM IST
AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan look to keep winning run intact against Maziya in Group E tie

AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan look to keep winning run intact against Maziya in Group E tie

Having started off with a 1-2 loss in Bengaluru, the Bagan thrashed Abahani Limited Dhaka 3-1 at home in their last round AFC Cup fixture earlier this month.

Apr 18, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
Focus back on Asia as Bengaluru FC face Abahani Limited Dhaka in AFC Cup Group Stage

Focus back on Asia as Bengaluru FC face Abahani Limited Dhaka in AFC Cup Group Stage

Bengaluru's suspension woes don't end with the Spaniard as midfielder Cameron Watson and defender Sandesh Jhingan too will sit out of the game after having picked two cautions each.

Apr 17, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
We have a team that will hopefully take us to Asian Cup and beyond, believes Stephen Constantine

We have a team that will hopefully take us to Asian Cup and beyond, believes Stephen Constantine

India`s recent 3-2 friendly win over Cambodia will also help the side climb from their current ranking of 132nd in the world to their highest position.

Apr 05, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan secure comfortable 3-1 win over Abahani Limited

AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan secure comfortable 3-1 win over Abahani Limited

Welshman Jonathan Brown (21st) put the five-time Bangladesh Premier League champions ahead following a flurry of attacks that resulted in six corners in the first 11 minutes.

Apr 04, 2017, 22:10 PM IST
AFC Cup: Sunil Chhetri, Sandesh Jhingan scripts Bengaluru FC's 2-1 win over Mohun Bagan

AFC Cup: Sunil Chhetri, Sandesh Jhingan scripts Bengaluru FC's 2-1 win over Mohun Bagan

A goal each from Sunil Chhetri and Sandesh Jhingan helped Bengaluru Football Club beat Mohun Bagan 2-1 in their AFC Cup match at Sree Kanteerava Stadium here today.

Mar 14, 2017, 23:03 PM IST
Mohun Bagan held to a 1-1 stalemate by Club Valencia in AFC Cup play-off

Mohun Bagan held to a 1-1 stalemate by Club Valencia in AFC Cup play-off

Mohun Bagan dominated possession, but the good work did not lead to a victory as Omodu found the elusive goal for the hosts.

Feb 21, 2017, 23:34 PM IST
AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan beat Colombo Football Club 2-1 to enter play-offs

AFC Cup: Mohun Bagan beat Colombo Football Club 2-1 to enter play-offs

The fit-again Norde showed little signs of his hamstring injury as he fired in a powerful right-footer from 22 yards to the top right corner of the net to give Mohun Bagan a 28th minute lead.

Feb 07, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
It's start of a new era of Indian Football, says Bengaluru FC coach Albert Roca

It's start of a new era of Indian Football, says Bengaluru FC coach Albert Roca

Bengaluru FC suffered a heartbreaking 0-1 defeat at the hands of Air Force Club of Iraq in the summit clash of the AFC Cup here last night.

Nov 06, 2016, 13:33 PM IST
Landmark day for Indian sports: R Ashwin wishes Bengaluru FC ahead of AFC Cup final

Landmark day for Indian sports: R Ashwin wishes Bengaluru FC ahead of AFC Cup final

The tournament is Asia's equivalent to UEFA Europa League.

Nov 05, 2016, 17:34 PM IST