After seven-years of hiatus, Kerala’s women football league is back to provide a professional platform for woman footballers.
Fr the Kerala Blasters as madness prevailed on the ground, causing as many as three red cards for them in the match -- all in the second half.
Bengaluru FC will be looking to do better than their previous performance at the prestigious tournament, when they could not make it past the group stages in 2019.
The first instalment of India's premier derby, the SC East Bengal vs ATK Mohun Bagan match will be played on November 27.
Scores remained level at half-time and given how wasteful both teams were on either half, it seemed that the game was heading for its first goalless draw.
Tournament format could be extra motivation: Ivan Vukomanovic as Kerala Blasters eye debut in Durand Cup
Kerala Blasters FC coach Ivan Vukomanovic stated that the team is very pleased to participate in the 130th edition of the Durand Cup.
All the KBFC players have been in a bio-bubble after they cleared their quarantine period, health check-ups and received their vaccine doses according to the club.
The Indian Super League side have never won the league and managers have come and gone as the pressure and expectations are always sky high.
The Indian Super League side has never won the league and managers have come and gone as the pressure and expectations are always sky-high.
The Serbian comes with an impressive resume with coaching stints in Belgium, Slovakia as well as Cyprus. He takes over from Kibu Vicuna who left towards the end of last season.
Gaonkar has been with Vasco FC for the last four years and has represented the state in U-20 tournaments.
The fresh development is another blow to East Bengal's preparation for ISL as they will have to clear the due for the ban to be lifted.
During the first outbreak of COVID-19 last year, the club had donated 2,00,000 hydroxychloroquine sulphate tablets as preventive support to nearly 25000 frontline workers
The CFG's success has not been confined to just Manchester City and Mumbai City with Melbourne City also lifting their maiden A-League Trophy a few days ago.
"What is the most important thing in our lives? Family. Now the COVID situation is also there and during these times, I wanted to stay close to my family," said the young left-back