Before the merger of ATK and Mohun Bagan, the Mariners had a competitive rivalry in the I-League with Bengaluru FC. Both the sides used to vie for excellence and this fixture used to be a key contest for the top spot of the I-League. ISL side ATKFC also had a developing rivalry with Bengaluru FC.
ATK Mohun Bagan and Bengaluru FC have been defensively disciplined this season and are placed 2nd and 3rd in the ISL 2020-21 standings respectively. The game will thus be a massively-contested affair with high stakes.
ATK Mohun Bagan vs Bengaluru FC - All you need to know
ATKFC had faced Bengaluru FC on 10 occasions in their brief period of rivalry in the ISL. The Blues came out on top in 5 games while the Red and Whites managed to eke out 2 victories. Only one game ended up as a draw between these two sides.
Mohun Bagan AC have locked horns with Bengaluru FC 11 times in the I-League, Federation Cup, AFC Cup, and the Super Cup. The Green and Maroons won 5 times while the Blues emerged victorious on 3 instances. The other three games were draws. The last meeting between these two sides saw Bengaluru FC winning in the Super Cup 2018 semi-finals.
Last 5 Head-to-Head results between ATKFC and Bengaluru FC
ATKFC 3-1 Bengaluru FC
Bengaluru FC 1-0 ATKFC
Bengaluru FC 2-2 ATKFC
Bengaluru FC 1-0 ATKFC
ATKFC 1-2 Bengaluru FC
Last 5 Head-to-Head results between Mohun Bagan AC and Bengaluru FC
Mohun Bagan 2-4 Bengaluru FC
Mohun Bagan 3-1 Bengaluru FC
Mohun Bagan 3-0 Bengaluru FC
Bengaluru FC 2-1 Mohun Bagan
Bengaluru FC 0-0 Mohun Bagan
Top scorers from the current season
ATK Mohun Bagan FC - Roy Krishna (5), Manvir Singh (2)
Bengaluru FC - Cleiton Silva (3), Sunil Chhetri (3), Juanan (2)
Clean sheets from the current season
ATK Mohun Bagan FC - Arindam Bhattacharja (4)
Bengaluru FC - Gurpreet Singh Sandhu (2)
More Stats and Numbers from the current season
Most Saves - Arindam Bhattacharya (15 - ATKMB), Gurpreet Singh Sandhu (15 - BFC)
Most Passes - Pritam Kotal (198 - ATKMB), Dimas Delgado (345 - BFC)
Most Interceptions - Carl McHugh (12 - ATKMB), Harmanjot Khabra (16 - BFC)
Most Tackles - Carl McHugh (14 - ATKMB), Suresh Wangjam (19 - BFC)
Most Touches - Pritam Kotal (318 - ATKMB), Dimas Delgado (379 - BFC)
Most Shots - Roy Krishna (20 - ATKMB), Sunil Chhetri (11 - BFC)Published 20 Dec 2020, 20:32 IST