12.3.2016 : AIZAWL FC 2-3 EAST BENGAL - (FT)
KEB : Ranti Martins 70'(p) 85', 87'
AIZ : Brandon 19', Y. Kinowaki 58'
AIZ : Poirei, Yuta, Emmanuel, Lalbiakhlua, David, Ricky, Lalramchullova, Brandon, Lalruatthara, Alfred, Sunday.
KEB : Barrerto, Robert, Bello, Mendy, Khabra, Tulunga, Sehnaj, Mehtab, Abhinash, Joaquim, Ranty.
FULL TIME : Trailing from 0-2, East Bengal beat home side Aizawl FC 3-2, riding on Man of the Match Ranti Marting's hattrick.
90': 4 minute added time.
90': 9 men now to Aizawl FC trailing 2-3.
89': RED CARD : Lalramchullova of AZAWL.
85' SCORE LINE : AIZ 2-3 KEB
87': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 3-2 to East Bengal, Ranti scored his 2nd (HATTRICK) from a left sided pass of Rafiq.
85' SCORE LINE : AIZ 2-2 KEB
85': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 2-2, Brilliant shot of Bikash Jairu and Ranti'd header beat Aizawl keeper.
83': Ball cleared from Lobo's corner.
83': Mendy to Jairu to Lobo but Corner for East Bengal in left.
80': 10 minutes more to end of schedule time. Who will win?
80': 10 men Aizwal from 66th minute is still leading 2-1.
77': efort of Rafiq from right wing and his cross went to blank area as no one other EB player followed the ball.
75': No damage done in corner kick of East Bengal.
73': Corner to East Bengal from Rafiq's right sided attack.
71': 10 Men Aizawl is leading 2-1 so far.
70': SCORE LINE : AIZ 2-1 KEB
68': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 2-1 for Aizawl as Ranti Martings of East Bengal reduced the margin from the spot kick.
67': Penalty for East Bengal. Aizawl down to 10 men.
66': CHANGE - KEB : Rafique in and Abranches out.
66': RED CARD- AIZAWL Immanuel fouled Ranti in from of Aizawl during a side by side move.
65': SCORE LINE : AIZ 2-0 KEB
64': YELLOW CARD to Lalramchullova of AIZAWL.
63': Free kick to Aizawl for a tackle to Alfred. Betteo collected the Free kick shot of David.
62': Miss pass galore of East Bengal boys.
60': SCORE LINE : AIZ 2-0 KEB
58': GOALLLLLLLLLLLL 2-0 to Aizawl. Y. Kinowaki scored from a pass of Alfred. Bad defending of Mendi.
55': CHANGE - KEB : Bikash in place of Tulunga.
51': Corner to Aizawl, David's corner kick and Sunday missed the target.
50': SCORE LINE : AIZ 1-0 KEB
49': Chance to Cavin Lobo but ball went to goal kick.
47': YELLOW CARD - Alfred and Robert both.
47': Alfred of Aizwal is injured with Robert, Now in treatment.
47': free kick for Aizwal.
46': 2nd half starts.
HALF TIME : SCORE LINE : AIZ 1-0 KEB
45'2': Robert fouled, free kick for home side.
45': 3 minute added time.
43': corner to Aizawl from Left of Barreto. No score.
42': Free kick for East Bengal. No score
40': Corner to EB - Avinash's corner kick dismissed in Aizawl Box.
39': Well solo run and a long scoop of Y. Kinowaki as Barreto was not in position. Ball went wide.
37': Ball cleared from Tulunga's kick.
36': Corner to EB from Tulunga from left.
31': CHANCE MISSED - EB: Avinash towards Ranti in Penalty box but Ranti missed one to one with Keeper as ball was in air.
30': Left footer of Avinash from right side went direct to Aizawl keeper.
27': GOAL LINE save of Bello Rasaq.
26': YELLOW CARD to SEHNAJ SINGH of EAST BENGAL.
25': SCORE LINE : AIZ 1-0 KEB
23': CHANGE-KEB : Mehtab out and Lobo in.
24': Goal kick from corner kick of Aizawl.
23': Corner to Aizawl from a right sided attack.
20': SCORE LINE : AIZ 1-0 KEB
20': Chance to Aizawl. Khabra well blocked Sunday in last time.
19': GOALLLLLLLLLLLL 1-0 to Aizawl. Brandon scored from a right sides cross of Alfred. Brandon was in open space who scored goal..
17': Another aimless attack of KEB - Sehnaj to Mehtab to Tulunga and Tulunga to Ranti in right sided box, but aimless pass, Ranti was unable to take position.
14': Long Ranger of Tulunga went over Cross bar of Aizawl.
13': No damage done in the Corner kick of Mehtab.
13': 1st Corner to East Bengal from Avinash's attack from left.
11': Attack of Aizwal again from right but cross went to Barreto.
10': SCORE LINE : AIZ 0-0 KEB
9': Attack of EB, Sehnaj singh pass for Ranti in right but Slow Ranty. Ball went for Aizawl Goal kick.
7': CHANCE to AIZAWL: Right sided cross of Brandon and Sunday's header went out.
5': SCORe LINE 0-0.
1': Match starts, Attack of EB, Abranches shot went to Aizawl Keeper.
1': East Bengal is playing in Yellow and blue Jersey.
0': Players are walking in the field. Match is about to start.
IMPORTANT ENCOUNTER FOR EAST BENGAL AND AIZAWL FC
PREVIEW : After a setback in the last two away matches against Salgaocar and DSK Shivajians East Bengal will face the challenge of Aizawl FC on Saturday afternoon at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium,Aizwal in their eleventh round encounter. East Bengal currently placed at the third position in the I League table with 17 points in their account, while the newly promoted team in I League, Aizawl FC are almost at the bottom of the table struggling to save the relegation.
EAST BENGAL IN I LEAGUE: Played-10/Win-5/Drawn-2/Lost-3/Goal in Favour -14/Goal conceded-9/Poits-17
East Bengal were one of the contenders of the I league tittle ,lost six valuable points in the last two outings. The experts are of the opinion that if Red and Gold win the remaining matches then they will be in the run for the tittle. But East Bengal have to depend on the performances of the two top teams in the tournament, Mohun Bagan and Bangaluru FC.
AIZAWL FC IN I LEAGUE: Played :10/Won-2, Drawn-2, Lost-5, Goal in Favour-8, Goal conceded-12, Points-9.
The Red and Gold are in a target to bounce back in the winning track at Aizawl. East Bengal will play their first match ever at Aizawl should have to be more creative in their approach in order to prove their supremacy in the competition. East Bengal won the first round match against Aizawl FC by a brace at Barasat have to convert the opportunities on Saturday afternoon in order to earn maximum points against the North eastern outfit. While interacting in the pre match press conference East Bengal coach Biswajit Bhattccharjee said, "We have good players and they will play to their strength tomorrow. Aizawl FC played very well in Kolkata. We respect them as a team They have lots of good players and we are very serious about the match tomorrow.”
On the contrary Aizawl FC are optimistic for a positive result against the Red and Gold. While interacting with the media Jawhar Das the coach of Aizawl FC said, "We think we can stop the attackers tomorrow. We were able to stop Bengaluru FC in our home match against them, remember, they are currently second in the table.” He further added, “We will try to attack and earn ourselves three points.”