BANGALURU FC ADVANCES TOWARDS THE I LEAGUE TITTLE
10.04.2016: BANGALURU FC 3-1 EAST BENGAL ( FT.)
BEN : Lyndoh 28', Kim Song 63', A. Malsawmzuala 70'
KEB: Du Dong 27'
MOM : Lyndoh - BFC
BFC : Amrinder, Osano, Rino, Keegan, Chhuanta, Collins, Lyngdoh, Malsawmzuala, Chhetri, Kim, Udanta.
EB : Rehnnesh, Rahul, Mendy, Bello, Soumik, Avinash, Khabra, Sehnaj, Sanju, Dong, Ranti.
REF : C. R Sri Krishna
FT : Bengaluru FC win both the matches(1-0,3-1) against East Bengal.
HERO OF THE MATCH : EUJENSON LYNDOH Lyndoh.
90': 4 minutes added time.
88': REPLACEMENT - BFC : Lenn in and Kim out.
88': YELLOW CARD to SEHNAJ of KEB. He tackles Sunil from behind
85': SCORE LINE- BFC 3-1 KEB
82': REPLACEMENT - KEB : Lobo in , Khabra out.
82': Dong's corner and Bello's header went wide over the cross bar.
80': REPLACEMENT - BFC : CK VINEETH in, UDANTA SINGH out.
78': East Bengal wasted a corner kick from the left, Shehnaj shot went wide.
73': REPLACEMENT - KEB : Avinash out , Tulunga in.
70': SCORE LINE- BFC 3-1 KEB
70': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 3-1. Long ranger of A. Malsawmzuala beat Rennesh from a defection off Bello.
66': Corner to East Bengal, Avinash's corner kick cleared by BFC's central defense.
66': REPLACEMENT - KEB : Sanju out, Rafiq in.
65': SCORE LINE- BFC 2-1 KEB
63': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL : 2-1 to Bengaluru FC. Kim's 2nd goal from a cross of Lyndoh from left.
63': Dong's free kick cleared and counter attack of Udanta cleared by Rennesh from back pass of Saumik.
62': YELLOW CARD to SUNIL CHHETRI.
62': Chhetri fouled Rahul in right. Free kick to East Bengal.
60': SCORE LINE- BFC 1-1 KEB
59': Rino's cross from right and kim's close header went for corner to BFC.
56': Avinash to Du Dong and his powerful left footer saved by Amrinindra
54': Free kick of Sanju missed but missed the target.
51': Well tackle of Bello to Kim result in a corner for Bengaluru in left of Rennesh.
51': Du Dong to Ranti and but the Nigerian's feeble shot went to Amrindera
47': YELLOW CARD to MENDY of KEB : Shoulder to Shoulder charge with Mendy and Kim.
46': Attack of BFC, Udanta's grounder shot from right rolled over the line for a goal kick.
46': Starts of 2nd half match.
HALF TIME SCORE : SCORE LINE- BFC 1-1 KEB
45': 1 minute added time.
44': Poor pass of Ranti for Dong in left of Arminder.
42': Missed pass of Sehnaj went to Udanta in right. Finally Rino's cross went out.
41': BFC still creating pressure on KEB defense, utilizing both the wing .
40': YELLOW CARD TO DU DONG. But it was a 50-50 foul of Lyndoh.
39': Khabra's cross from right went to Arminder.
38': BFC defense is playing well, blocked attack of Ranti from a fprward pass from Dong .
36': SAVE-KEB : KEB Luckily escape as brilliant save of keeper Rennesh of a Kim's powerful and accurate shot.
35': Collins shot from top of the box went wide over cross bar.
34': Rennesh cleared a back back pass of Avinash.
33': Sunil's header went to Rennesh, weak header.
32': Free kick to BFC, Lyndoh's free kick went for throw in for EB.
30': SCORE LINE- BFC 1-1 KEB
28': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 1-1. Lyndoh equalized through flying header from a right sided cross.
27': WHAT A GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 1-0 to East Bengal. Du Dong brilliant solo run from a counter attack from their half beat 3 defenders of BFC with sheer speed and places with his left foot.
26': Rehnnesh saved brilliantly in an one to one situation with Kim. CHANCE-KEB : Sanju's cross from right but Ranty's header went wide.
21': Well saved by Rennesh from a left sided cross of Lyndoh.
20': SCORE LINE- BFC 0-0 KEB
19': Keegan Pereira fouled Ranti but Referee denied.
18': Left footer of Avinash went wide over cross bar.
13': Collins attack from right wing went but saved by Rahul a corner.
13': YELLOW CARD to Saumik Dey of East Bengal. He fouled Udanta.
12': Counter attack of East Bengal Ranty failed to reach the ball.
12': Pressure on East Bengal defence by Bengaluru FC going on.
11': Another attack of BFC, Mendy saved through header of Ossano's left footer from top of the box.
10': SCORE LINE- BFC 0-0 KEB
10': HEAD TO HEAD IN I LEAGUE: Total Matches:5/ Bangaluru FC Won:2, East Bengal Won:3, Drawn: 0, Bangaluru FC scored :4 , East Bengal scored:5.
9': In First Leg Bengaluru FC won 1-0 over East Bengal.
8': Another attack of BFC, Lyndoh's close left footer missed the target for KEB Goal kick.
7': CHANCE MISSED - BFC : Mendy beaten, but Kim's close shot missed the target.
5': SCORE LINE- BFC 0-0 KEB
4': Bengaluru in 4-2-2-2 and KEB in 4-3-2-1 formation.
3': Lyndoh's Free kick went wide.
2': Throw in for BFC, Sanju fouled to Fanai, Free kick to BFC.
2': Free Kick for BFC as Rahul fouled.
1': First attack of Sehnaj, ball went for BFC Goal kick.
1': Match kicked off through Bengaluru FC.
0': Ranti Martins still top scorer with 12 Goals.
0': Bengaluru FC in 26 points and East Bengal in 24 Points.
0': The Royal Battle of I-League will start soon.
0': In Last match Bengaluru FC drew with DSK.
0': In last Match East Bengal Drew with Mumbai FC.
0': Match will start at 7.05 PM.
THE GARDEN CITY IS READY FOR THE ROYAL BATTLE
PREVIEW - 09.04.2016 : Bangaluru FC will going to clash against East Bengal in one of the decisive encounter of the current edition of I League at the Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru, on Sunday evening. The final lap of the I league are interestingly poised as both the teams are in a neck to neck battle along with Mohun Bagan in order to bag the title. The match will kick off at 7.05 pm at Bangaluru.
BANGALURU FC IN I- LEAGUE : Played:13/ Won: 8, Drawn:2, Lost:3, Goal Scored:19, Goal conceded: 11, Points : 26 .
EAST BENGAL IN I-LEAGUE : Played:13/ Won:7, Drawn: 3, Lost:3, Goal Scored:21, Goal conceded: 14, Points : 24 .
East Bengal shared points with Mumbai FC in their last match are placed at the third position of the I League table with 24 points in their kitty. While the Bangaluru outfit are just two points ahead with 26 points from the identical number of matches. East Bengal will miss the service of their ace defender Arnab Mondal who is on a two match suspension imposed by AIFF.
Arnab was ruled out as per AIFF that he was guilty of using ‘aggressive and abusive words against Cornell Glen’ during the Kolkata derby played a week ago . Arnab apart, left-back Robert Lalthlamuana misses the game after failing to recover from an injury picked up in the draw against Mumbai FC.
HEAD TO HEAD IN I LEAGUE: Total Matches:5,Bangaluru FC Won:2, East Bengal Won:3, Drawn: 0, Bangaluru FC scored :4 , East Bengal scored:5 .
The battle royal at the Garden City will decide the fate of the tournament as both the teams are aiming to climb up the ladder in order to stay as contender for the tittle. Bangaluru FC won the first round at Barasat by a solitary goal scored by Sunil Chetri will miss the service of central defender John Johnson following a yellow cards offense. Bangaluru FC's British coach Astley Westwood in a pre match media meeting said, “It is not vital to win to be quite honest. Looking at the table, we need to win two and draw one game. We are two points in front. We can’t afford to lose. We will go out and try to win. We are going to try and back it up with a good performance”.