Having lost all their three games so far this season, I-League team Mumbai FC is hoping for a turnaround in their fortunes when they play their first home match here on February 8 against Sporting Clube de Goa.
Smarting from their shock defeat against Pune FC at home, reigning champions and Federation Cup winners Bengaluru FC will face formidable East Bengal in the I-League football tournament at the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan, here on Wednesday.
An exciting contest is on the cards as I-League champions Bengaluru FC seek to clinch their maiden Federation Cup football tournament title when take on Dempo FC in the summit clash at Nehru Stadium here on Sunday.
Bengaluru FC maintained their unbeaten run as they scored a convincing 3-0 win against Sporting Clube de Goa in the second semi-finals to set up a title clash with Dempo FC in the 36th Hero Federation Cup football, here on Friday.
A late goal by defender Biswajit Shah helped Sporting Clube de Goa edge past Royal Wahingdoh 2-1 in a come-from-behind win and keep their hopes alive for the knock out stage in the Group "A" league match of the Federation Cup football at Nehru Stadium, here on Sunday.
Thirteen-time winners Mohun Bagan drew 1-1 with Pune FC while Dempo rode on a hattrick by star Australian striker Tolgay Ozbey to outclass Sporting Club De Goa 4-1 in Federation Cup football tournament group matches here Thursday.
Having posted a victory against East Bengal in their opening encounter, Dempo will be looking to continue the winning momentum when they take on Sporting Clube de Goa in a Group A league encounter of the Hero Federation Cup, to be played at Nehru Stadium, Fatorda here Thursday.