ISL 2023-24: Mohun Bagan SG Remains In League Shield Race, Beats Bengaluru FC 4-0

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Mohun Bagan rose to 45 points, two behind leader Mumbai City FC. The two will face-off in the last game of the season on Monday in a straight shootout.

Mohun Bagan Super Monster kept its chase for the Indian Super League Shield lively with a 4-0 whipping of Bengaluru FC at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium here on Thursday.

After Hector Yuste put the side ahead in the 17th miniature, the guests murdered the amusement by the hour check as Manvir Singh, Anirudh Thapa, and Armando Sadiku bulged the net over eight excited second-half minutes.

Mohun Bagan, hence, rose to 45 focuses, two behind pioneer Mumbai City FC. The two will face-off in the final amusement of the season on Monday in a straight shootout.

For BFC, it was a pitiful conclusion to its campaign as it wrapped up 10th out of 12 groups (22 matches, 22 focuses). The pounding at Mohun Bagan’s hands was its joint-worst at domestic in the Association. That the prior one moreover came this season — against MCFC in December that taken a toll the at that point head coach Simon Grayson his work — told the story.

In the to begin with half, BFC had the lion’s share of ownership (64-36), but Mohun Bagan was to a great extent in control. Yuste hit the bar but was sharp sufficient to volley domestic the bounce back from near extend to put Mohun Bagan ahead.

BFC might have balanced in the 40th diminutive, but Sunil Chhetri, after being fouled interior the punishment zone, lightened his spot-kick.

After the restart, Finland worldwide Joni Kauko was intensely included. He made Manvir’s objective with a marvelous defence-splitting backheel and had a hand in Thapa’s strike when he constrained a spare from Gurpreet Sandhu some time recently Dimitrios Petratos squared the ball.

Sadiku’s tap-in from Manvir’s cross was the last nail in the coffin.

BFC might have misplaced by more, but the woodwork spared it from advance mortification. Know More Latest Football News…

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