Former ISL champions Bengaluru FC will lock horns with Indian Navy Football Team for a spot within the quarter-finals of the one hundred and thirtieth Durand Cup on Tuesday on the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK).
Delhi FC will tackle Kerala Blasters Football Club within the different Group C match to be performed on Tuesday on the Mohun Bagan floor.
With the final two video games of the group levels remaining, all 4 groups from Group C have an opportunity to advance to the knockouts.
But the onus will probably be on Bengaluru FC as they’re the stronger entity within the fray.
Bengaluru FC are comparatively higher positioned with 4 factors from two video games, courtesy a win and a draw. Even a draw within the subsequent sport will see them by way of. Indian Navy are on three factors and have a harder process at hand.
The leaders of this group will conflict with Army Green within the quarter-finals whereas the opposite workforce to undergo should face FC Goa. Ahead of the sport, workforce coach of Indian Navy soccer workforce, Abhilash Vasantha spoke in regards to the stress of taking part in an ISL facet Bengaluru FC in a vital sport.
“It is not about ISL or I-League team. We are playing with Bengaluru FC. They are a good side with very young talents and some senior squad members. They have played both their games very well. We are also a good side with many ISL and I-League players. If we score early, the game will change. We worked very well in our finishing. Let’s hope for the best,” he stated.
Speaking about their method within the upcoming sport, coach Naushad Moosa stated, “At BFC, we just believe in playing good football and trying to win games. It’s not only about points or something. It is all about playing good football. So, I don’t want to put any pressure on the boys, for a draw or for a win. It’s just that we go there and play good football, results will come.”