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I-LEAGUE 2016-17: MATCH DETAILS (ROUND : 11)

CHURCHILL 3-0 DSK 26.02.2017 : CHURCHILL BROTHERS 3-0 DSK SHIBAJIANS - (FT)
CRB : Wolfe 63', Kromah 67', Surabuddin 90'+4'
M.O.M : Antony Wolfe - CHURCHILL

CRB : Naveen, Rowilson, Keenan, Adil, Bektur, Seriton, C. Lyngdoh, Richard, Kromah, Wolfe, Brandon.
DSK : Subrata, Gouramangi, Jerry, Lalnusiana, Sairuatkima, Milan, Quero, Shane, Mawihmingthanga, Holicharan, Naro Hari Shrestha. M.O.M : Antony Wolfe - CHURCHILL BROTHERS

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MUMBAI FC 0-0MINERVA PUNJB 26.02.2017 : MUMBAI FC 0-0 MINERVA PUNJAB - (FT)
MOM: Arnab Das Sharma : GK - MUMBAI FC

MFC : Kattimani, Shartiyar, Anderson (Asheer 74'), Thoi, Reegan, Pratesh, Chinta (Victorino 59'), Densil, Mehraj, Clyde, Nikhil (Alex 47')

MIN : Arnab, Anirudh, Simranjeet, Arashpreet(Victor 46'), Baoringdao(Girik 56'), Souvik, David(Krishna 67'), Kamalpreet, Altamash, Kareem, Loveday

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ROBIN'S BRACE: RED & GOLD CRASHED THE BLUES, REMAIN AS LEAGUE LEADERS
BENGALUEU FC 1-3 EAST BEBGAL
25.02.2017: BENGALURU FC 1-3 EAST BENGAL - (FT)
EB : Wedson 22', Robin Singh 53', 58'
BFC : vineeth CK 84'
MOM : Robin Singh - EAST BENGAL

BFC : Arindam, Sandesh, Juanan, Salam Ranjan, Khabra, Lenny, Watson, Ralte; Udanta, Vineeth, Sunil.
KEB : Rehenesh, Gurung, Gurwinder, Bukenya, Robert, Mehtab Rowllin,Wedson,Nikhil , Payne, Robin.

BENGALUEU FC 1-3 EAST BEBGAL
90+6': FULL TIME SCORE: BENGALURU FC 1-3 EAST BENGAL
90+3': Watson's corner cleared out of the danger zone by Gurwinder
90+2': Udanta's cross blocked for a corner by Gurwinder
90+1': Udanta shoots wide from inside the 18 yards chance wasted by Bengaluru
90': BENGALURU FC 1-3 EAST BENGAL
90': 6 minutes added time
87': YELLOW CARD to Vineeth for arguing with the Referee
85': Chance for Bengaluru again... Rahanesh failed to collect the ball from a combined attack of Bengaluru...finally cleared by Narayan out of the danger zone
84': Vineeth scored following a pass from Udanta from the right
84': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 3-1..Bengaluru FC scored reduced margin
80': Sunil's header following a pass from Udanta from the right missed the target by a whisker
80'; REPLACEMENT FOR Bengaluru FC: Khabra out, Lyndoh in
77': A brilliant block by Gurwinder following a pass from Udanta from the right as a host of Bengaluru footballers are rushing for the ball
BENGALUEU FC 1-3 EAST BEBGAL
75': BENGALURU FC 0-3 EAST BENGAL
75': Rafiq's shot following a corner kick from Mehtab from the right went wide
73': Sunil heads wide following a pass from Mandar from the left Bukenya was beaten in air
71': Bengaluru FC had a series of attack in the last couple of minutes but unable to beat East Bengal's central defense
69': REPLACEMENT FOR EAST BENGAL : David in,Borges out
69': Watson's free kick from the right cleared by Gurwinder out of the danger zone 65': YELLOW CARD to Sandesh.... he tackles Payne dangerously
62': After a win in the first round by a margin of 2-1, East Bengal leading against Bengaluru FC by a margin of 3-0
60': BENGALURU FC 0-3 EAST BENGAL
60': REPLACEMENT FOR Bengaluru FC: Mandar in , Sena Raltey out
59': REPLACEMENT FOR EAST BENGAL : Narayan in, Robert out
58': Robin scored his second goal from a chest trap from Payne
58': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL .East Bengal leading 3-0
55': REPLACEMENT FOR EAST BENGAL : Rafiq in Wedson out
BENGALUEU FC 1-3 EAST BEBGAL
53': Robin's header folowing a cross pass from from Robert from the left finds the net
53'; GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL .East Bengal leading 2-0
53': Daniel's shot from a close range following a pass from Sunil missed the target
51': Sunil's left footed shot following a pass from Vineeth sailed over the bar
48': A long forward pass from Roberts through the left channel but Nikhil was a too slow to react
46' Sunil's left footed shot from age of the 18 yards just missed the target
46': REPLACEMENT FOR Bengaluru FC: Daniel in Salam Ranjan out
46': Second session starts, Bengaluru Fc kicks off
45+2': BENGALURU FC 0-1 EAST BENGAL
45': 2 minutes added time
44': Watson's corner kick cleared by Borges out of the danger zone
43'; A long run by Udanta through the right but cleared by Roberts for a corner
42': Chance for East Bengal again...Wedson's shot blocked by Sandesh following a cross pass from Nikhil from the left
40': A save by Bukenya after Vineeth places the ball in the open space beating Rahanesh in air but no Bengaluru forward was there
40': Bengaluru FC 0-1 EAST BENGAL
BENGALUEU FC 1-3 EAST BEBGAL
38': What a miss by Robin failed to push in the open goal after Arindam partially saved a shot from Payne
37': A good collection by Arindam as he comes out to collect a pass from Wedson denying Robin
34': A good effort by Vineeth running through the middle beating Gurwinder by speed ,but his weak shot went straight to Rahaneesh
33': Sunil's header went wide of the target following a corner from Watson from the right
31': Bengaluru FC are in continuous attack after conceding the goal
30': BENGALURU FC 0-1 EAST BENGAL
29': Watson's corner kick from the right cleared by Gurwinder out of the danger zone
27': A good team effort by the home team but finally Bukenya cleared the cross pass from Salam Ranjan
26': A cross pass from Gurung from the right but easily collected by Arindam
24'; Raltey's cross pass cleared by Gurung as Vineeth was challenging the East Bengal defender
22': Wedson's left footed curling shot from top of the 18 yards finds the target following a long pass from Bukenya.
22': GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL ..East Bengal leading 1-0
20': Bengaluru FC 0-0 EAST BENGAL
20': A dual between Gurwinder and Vineeth finally Rahanesh came out and avoid the danger
19': An aimless pass from Payne unable to find Robin cleared out of the danger zone by Sandesh
17': A long run by Udanta through the right channel but unable to beat Bukenya finally
14': Roberts left footed corner from the right cleared by Bengaluru defense
13': Sandesh cleared a cross pass from Wedson from the left for a corner , Robin was following dangerously
11': Raltey's curling cross pass from the left unable to find any Bengaluru footballer as the ball rolled over the side line
10': BENGALURU FC 0-0 EAST BENGAL
8': A beautiful tackle by Bukenya denying Udanta who was in a clear position
7': A long run by Vineeth through the right channel but eventually cleared by Bukenka
5': A cross pass from the right by Payne but Borges shoot wide of the target
4': A cross pass from Lenny from the right cleared by Rahaneesh, avoid the danger for Kolkata outfit
2': Vineeth's cross pass blocked by Borges for a throw in
1'; A long free kick from Arindam cleared by Bukenya out of the danger zone
0': Match started East Bengal kicks off
0': Match will be officiate by R VENKATESH
0': East Bengal won the first round by a margin of 2-1. C K Vineeth scored for Bengaluru FC, Ivan Bukenya and Robin Singh scored for East Bengal.

GARDEN CITY READY FOR THE HIGH PROFILE BATTLE
PREVIEW: The Garden City is ready to host one of the high profile match in the current edition of I League, as the league leaders East Bengal will going to face the defending champions Bengaluru FC at the Kantiveera stadium. After losing the last match against Aizawl FC at an away encounter it is a must win situation for Red and Gold Brigade in order to maintain the pole position in the competition.

BENGALURU FC
PLAYED:9
WON :3
DRAWN: 4
LOST : 2
GOAL SCORED: 14
GOAL CONCEDED: 8
POINTS :13

On the contrary Bengaluru FC can be rated as one of the high profile football team in the sub continent are yet to prove their supremacy in the competition. The match on Saturday evening expected to be competitive as both the teams are in search of valuable points, while Trevor Morgan and Albert Roca are ready to implement their strategies successfully . East Bengal won by a margin of 2-1 in the first round encounter at Barasat.

EAST BENGAL
PLAYED:10
WON : 6
DRAWN: 3
LOST : 1
GOAL SCORED: 18
GOAL CONCEDED: 5
POINTS : 21

East Bengal had a torrid time in the last three matches earned only two points against the arch rival Mohun Bagan and Shillong Lajong and lost to Aizawl FC, will miss the services of Arnab Mondal, Wills Plaza and Lalrindika Ralte.In the pre match press conference at Bengaluru, Trevor Morgan the chief coach of East Bengal said, “We are quite disappointed with the last two games we played against Shillong Lajong and Aizawl FC. We need to start winning and tomorrow’s game will be a tough one! Bengaluru is a good side with good players. I think we have to we have to perform well and get a result."

HEAD TO HEAD
TOTAL MATCHES - 7
BENGALURU FC WON - 3
EAST BENGAL WON- 4
BENGALURU FC SCORED - 8 GOALS
EAST BENGAL SCORED - 8 GOALS

2016-17: EB 2-1 BFC
2015-16: BFC 3-1 EB
2015-16: EB 0-1 BFC
2014-15: BFC 3-0 EB
2014-15: EB 1-0 BFC
2013-14: BFC 0-2 EB
2013-14: EB 2-0 BFC

Bengaluru FC won against East Bengal at Bengaluru in the last two years competition. In the pre match media meeting the chief coach of Bengaluru FC, Albert Roca said, “We have a lot of positives from the last three games, the way we have played, creating more chances, we were on our way to winning, unfortunately, we were not so lucky .”

The match will kick off at 7 PM.

EAST BENGAL SQUAD AGAINST BENGALURU FC

The undernoted club squad left for Bengaluru - Rehenesh TP, Subhasish Roy Chaudhury, Robin Gurung, Gurwinder Singh, Ivan Bukeneya, Robert Lalthalmuana, Narayan Das, Anwar Ali, Wedson Anselme, Mehtab Hossein, Rowllin Borges, Jackichand Singh, David Lalrinmuana, Romeo Fernandes, Nikhil Poojary (U-22), Abinash Ruidas (U-22), Robin Singh ,T.Haokip, Mohammed Rafiqu, Chistopher Payne

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AIZAWL FC 1-0 CHENNAI  CITY
25.02.2017 : AIZAWL FC 1-0 CHENNAI CITY - FT.
AFC : Brandon 53'
M.O.M : Brandon 53'
AFC : Albino, Kingsley, Zotea, Amna, Jayesh, Danmawia, Alfred, Chullova, Brandon, Kamo, Ashutosh.
CFC : Karanjit, Iche, Debabrata, Chrles, Eduwin, E.Ravanan, Abhishek, Denson, Lalrum, D.Gnesh, Zameer.
AIZAWL FC 1-0 CHENNAI  CITY