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AFC Cup 2015: Bengaluru FC v Persipura Jayapura Preview

  Bengaluru FC V Persipura Jayapura Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bengaluru 12th May 2015, 19:00 IST *** I-league holders Bengaluru FC host Indonesian giants Persipura Jayapura in the AFC Cup group stage and the game will be an intriguing one to watch as Ashley Westwood’s men will want to finish as the group toppers. The two sides are separated by just one point. Bengaluru have been in brilliant form in the AFC Cup since losing to Persipura in their second game and have won three games in a row. Their domestic form has been impressive as well as they had won three games in a row without conceding a single goal until last week’s draw against Shillong. Line-ups and tactics Bengaluru FC Bengaluru strength in the competition has undoubtedly been their defending. The team have conceded just five goals, but three of those came against Persipura in the reverse fixture. All of Bengaluru’s wins have come by a one goal margin […] Read more »

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AFC Cup 2015 : Kitchee SC V Kingfisher East Bengal Preview

Kitchee SC V Kingfisher East Bengal Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong 12th May 2015, 18:00IST ***** The Final game of the group stage sees Indian footballing giants Kingfisher East Bengal FC travel to Hong Kong to face Kitchee SC.Kingfisher East Bengal have managed just four points from their five fixtures and have no chance of qualifying for the Knockout stages of the AFC Cup. Meanwhile Kitchee SC have acumulated ten points and a win for them could take them at the top of the group if Johor Darul Tazim loose against Belestier Khalsa FC. Both teams had to share points in the reverse fixture, played at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan ,Kolkata. Team News and Tactical Brief: Kitchee SC Wang Zhenpeng will take his place in between the sticks as usual with Spanish Defender Fernando Recio partnering South Korean Kim Tae-Min in Central defence.Lo Kwan Yee will take up his position at right wingback with Cheung Kin Fung occupying the Left side […] Read more »

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Romeo Fernandes Creates History As he Becomes First Indian Player To Play For Brazilian Top Tier Club

Indian footballer Romeo Fernandes’ name gets inscribed in the pages of history books, as he becomes the first Indian to play in Brazilian top-tier football. The Dempo SC man joined Brazilian club Atletico Paranaense on loan this February. After 3 months of training with the club, the Goan footballer finally got an opportunity to showcase his talent today in a game against Nacional Atletico Clube in the Campeonato Paranaense tournament. He was brought in as a substitute in the 67th minute. Atletico Paranaense won the encounter by 5 goals to nil. Romeo was a product of Dempo SC’s youth setup. He made his debut for the Indian club in the 2011-12 season of the I-League.  He came into prominence while playing in the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League for the FC Goa side. He was neglected in the initial stages of the tournament, but the club manager Zico brought him into the first team in the latter stages. […] Read more »