East Bengal coach Falopa upbeat despite defeat

Despite watching his side suffer their first defeat in this season’s AFC Cup Tuesday, East Bengal coach Marcos Falopa was still pleased with the battling performance of his players as they clawed back with two second-half goals in a 4-2 loss to Kuwait Sports Club.

East Bengal play Semen Padang in AFC Cup quarterfinals

East Bengal will play against Semen Padang of Indonesia in their home and away quarterfinal matches of the AFC Cup football tournament in September.