Atletico de Kolkata downed Aryan FC 4-2 at the Mohun Bagan Club Ground on Sunday evening in a practice game.
Jaime Gavilán Martínez, Sushil Kumar Singh, Javi Lara and Baljit Singh were on the scoresheet for the Kolkata outfit.
The Sourav Ganguly co-owned franchise have returned to Kolkata after a month long training at Los Angeles de San Rafael ground in El Espinar, Segovia, Spain.
“It was a good performance by the team; we wanted a winning start and played this match with all seriousness. We look forward to perform our best in our first match against Chennaiyin FC,” said Sahni.
"To be a part of a champion side is always special and I am really looking forward to the season. It was good to score one today and the win by 4-2 margin gives us belief in ourselves to perform even better,” Lara opined on the win over the Calcutta Football League (CFL) side.