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  • 6 October 2013
  • • 16:00
  • • Bangalore Football Stadium, Bangalore

Live Commentary

  • FULL-TIME: Bengaluru FC 1-0 United SC
  • 92'
    United wins a corner in injury time after a bit of pinball in the box..
  • 90'
    Eric Brown cuts in from the left and shoots, winning a corner but it comes to nothing.
  • 88'
    United pushing forward in search of a late equalizer but the hosts are offering plenty of resistance
  • 85'
    Surajit tries to curl one into the top corner from the edge of the box but his effort is off target.
  • 84'
    SubstitutionSunil Chhetri Malemngamba Meetei
  • 80'
    Eelco Schattorie has been sent away from his technical area after a few words with the referee, much to the crowd's amusement and delight.
  • 77'
    United have a free-kick about 30 yards from goal but Eric Brown's attempt is blocked. It eventually comes back to the midfielder but his shot goes wide.
  • 72'
    Yellow Card Deepak Mandal
  • 70'
    SubstitutionD. Singh Biswajit Biswas
  • 70'
    Menyongar's free-kick from the right is met by John Johnson but the defender can't make a clean connection and it goes out for a goal-kick.
  • 69'
    Robin Singh is free down the left again and puts in a good cross but once again, there wasn't any takers.
  • 68'
    A cross from the right just misses Ranti at the far post.
  • 66'
    Robin Singh flicks the ball on well to Hanghal but his pass is behind Beingaiccho who takes too long on the ball and eventually makes a yard to shoot well over from a difficult position.
  • 64'
    Keegan plays in Robin Singh down the left but the striker's cross from the by-line is cut off as no one made a run into the box.
  • 63'
    SubstitutionSean Rooney Robin Singh
  • 61'
    SubstitutionSouvik Chakraborty Snehasish Chakraborty
  • 54'
    John Menyongar bursts through the middle and has Rooney ahead of him. He evades a couple of tackles well but is eventually blocked off before he could play in Rooney who was in acres of space.
  • 52'
    Chandra Singh is in a great position to cross from the left flank but his poor execution sees the ball sail over for a goal kick.
  • 50'
    CHANCE! Ranti Martins cuts in onto his right foot smartly and his powerful shot blazes just over the cross bar.
  • 47'
    CHANCE! An incredible miss from Sean Rooney! Keegan sends in a good cross from the left and the striker had a free header 6 yards from goal but made little to no connection and the chance goes begging. Should have buried that.
  • 46'
    CHANCE! A cross into the box is met by Chettri but he didn't manage to get the power or direction needed on his header.
  • HALF-TIME Bengaluru FC 1-0 United SC
  • 44'
    CHANCE! Chhetri does well to close down Sangram Mukherjee and the keeper's attempted clearance comes off the striker's head but doesn't quite make it to the goal as the custodian recovers. Sangram got lucky there..
  • 42'
    Deepak cuts in from the right flank brilliantly but his wild attempt is well off target..
  • 40'
    Caldeira bursts into the penalty area on the left hand side and his cross is just ahead of Rooney. Bengaluru threatening to extend their lead..
  • 39'
    CHANCE! Chettri plays in Rooney whose shot is fumbled but the Bengaluru skipper's effort on the rebound is blocked.
  • 38'
    Ranti bombs down the left and his cross cum shot blazes past the six yard box
  • 37'
    Deepak Mandal is brought down by Keegan near the corner flag and United get the free-kick. Brown however over hits the delivery and it goes out for a goal-kick.
  • 33'
    Most of the game is being played in United's half at the moment. They'll need to push forward if the want that equalizer before half-time.
  • 27'
    CHANCE! Chhetri crosses well from the left and the onrushing Darren Caldeira can't make a good connection as the ball arrived at an awkward height. Goes out for a goal kick.
  • 26'
    Sunil Chhetri plays in Sean Rooney who seems to be clean through but the linesman calls for offside.
  • 24'
    Eric Brown plays a good lob into Ranti but the striker has a bit of an air shot and can't recover the ball as it goes out for a goal kick.
  • 19'
    CHANCE! United come close again from the corner but Pawan Kumar was up to the task again. Another corner of which nothing comes
  • 18'
    CHANCE! And it's a ferocious pile-driver from Brown but Pawan Kumar makes a brilliant save and pushes it over for a corner.
  • 17'
    United win another free-kick and Brown stands over this one again..
  • 13'
    Sean Rooney wins another corner for the hosts but the delivery to the far posts doesn't come to anything..
  • 11'
    Both teams poking and prodding at each other at the moment and United win a free-kick about 35 yards from goal and Eric Browns sends it well clear of the target.
  • 7'
    Free kick to United and it's sent into the box but John Johnson is there to head clear.
  • 4'
    Goal John Johnson
    GOAL!!! Bengaluru FC take the lead from a corner kick and guess who's there to rise above everyone else and head it into the goal? John Johnson again!
  • 1'
    Ranti Martins is put through with a ball over the top of the defense but the whistle goes for offside. Good start by United.
  • And we're underway...
  • Hello and welcome to the round three clash between Bengaluru FC and United Sporting Club with me Brendon Netto.