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Mohun Bagan to face Maziya in the group stage of AFC Cup on 24th Feb
Mohun Bagan to face Maziya in the group stage of AFC Cup on 24th Feb

Mohun Bagan to face Maziya at GuwahatiAfter suffering a shameful defeat by six goals to nil in the AFC Champions League qualifying round, Mohun Bagan FC is going to face the Maldivian football club Maziya S&RC. The game will take place at the Guwahati Stadium in Assam, India.Mohun Bagan faced the Chinese top club Shandong Luneng a few days ago and the match resulted in a humiliating 6-0 defeat for the Kolkata-based club. Failing to qualify fo

Feb 5 2016
Mohun Bagan's loss against Shandong was expected: Bhutia
Mohun Bagan's loss against Shandong was expected: Bhutia

Action from Mohun Bagan’s match against Shandong Luneng.Former Mohun Bagan striker and India captain Bhaichung Bhutia on Tuesday said Mohun Bagan's 0-6 loss against Shandong Luneng in the Asian Football Confederation's (AFC) Champions League qualifying second round encounter was expected.It was Mohun Bagan's first appearance in the second round of the tourney compared to their opponents' eighth trip to the tournament si

Feb 2 2016
Bengaluru FC set for second stint in Asia
Bengaluru FC set for second stint in Asia

The Blues will travel to Malaysia, Laos and Myanmar in the 2016 Edition of the AFC Cup Malaysia: Bengaluru FC have been grouped alongside Lao Toyota FC, Ayeyawady FC and one of Johor Darul Ta’zim or Pahang FC in Group H of the 2016 AFC Cup, at the draw conducted here at the Asian Football Confederations’ Club Workshop, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Thursday. Having qualified as cup winners after securing the Federation

Dec 10 2015
Bengaluru FC knocked out of AFC Cup after fighting 2-0 loss to South China
Bengaluru FC knocked out of AFC Cup after fighting 2-0 loss to South China

Daniel McBreen’s brace helped South China qualify for the quarter-finals of the AFC Cup Bengaluru FC went down 2-0 against a formidable South China AA side in their Round of 16 clash in the AFC Cup. Australian striker Daniel McBreen scored two goals, one on either side of half-time to guide his team to a comfortable victory over the Indian contingent. The away side’s manager Ashley Westwood kept Sunil Chhetri on the b

May 26 2015
AFC Cup Round of 16 - Preview: South China AA vs Bengaluru FC
AFC Cup Round of 16 - Preview: South China AA vs Bengaluru FC

South China AA host Bengaluru FC in  Bengaluru FC are India’s only representatives at the knock-out stages of AFC Cup 2015. They take on Hong Kong’s South China AA who qualified from the Group G as group toppers. The South China side is a formidable opponent and will be a tough nut to crack for the Indian side. Bengaluru are making their maiden appearance in the knock-out stages of the tournament and they would hope to put

We go into the clash against South China with no fear, says Bengaluru FC manager Ashley Westwood
We go into the clash against South China with no fear, says Bengaluru FC manager Ashley Westwood

Bengaluru FC skipper Sunil Chhetri in training ahead of the clash against South China   Sha Tin, Hong Kong: Bengaluru FC will look to shrug off fatigue courtesy cramped scheduling and a delayed flight when they face South China AA in a one-legged AFC Cup pre-quarterfinal fixture to be played at the Mong Kok Stadium, in Hong Kong, on Tuesday evening. Less than 24 hours after returning from Goa where they played out a

May 25 2015
AFC Cup: Bengaluru FC 1-3 Persipura Jayapura - Match Report
AFC Cup: Bengaluru FC 1-3 Persipura Jayapura - Match Report

Persipura beat Bengaluru FC 3-1 to top the group Bengaluru FC went down 1-3 against a superior Persipura Jayapura side at Bengaluru to finish the AFC Cup group stage as runners up. Bengaluru’s young forward Udanta Singh scored the opening goal of the match in the 23rd minute. But Persipura’s Argentine forward Robertino Pugliara restored parity within 6 minutes. Immanuel Wanggai scored the second goal for the visiting s

May 12 2015
AFC Cup: Kitchee SC 2-2 East Bengal; The Indians claw back after a two-goal deficit
AFC Cup: Kitchee SC 2-2 East Bengal; The Indians claw back after a two-goal deficit

East Bengal held Kitchee SC for a 2-2 draw Kitchee SC managed a 2-2 draw against East Bengal to qualify for the round of 16 in the AFC Cup as the second team from the Group F. Kitchee had a 2-goal lead courtesy Lam Ka Wai’s goal in the 14th minute and Xu Deshuai’s goal in the 58th minute. Ranti Martins pulled one back for the Indian side in the 80th minute and Cavin Lobo scored the equalizer in the

May 12 2015
Preview: AFC Cup - Kitchee SC vs East Bengal
Preview: AFC Cup - Kitchee SC vs East Bengal

Kitchee SC host East Bengal looking for a win to top the table Kitchee SC play host to India’s East Bengal for the final match of the group stages of AFC Cup. The fate of the Group F has already been decided. Johor Darul Ta’zim and Kitchee SC have qualified for the next round. Indian giants East Bengal will play for pride and would want to win their farewell game and end their campaign in this year’s AFC Cup. Kitchee, on

May 12 2015
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