Real Kashmir FC would look to ride on their impressive form at home when they host East Bengal here on Monday as the race for second spot heats up in the I-League. Also Read - Children Experience Milder Symptoms of COVID-19 Than Adults

Real Kashmir FC are currently placed third with 22 points from 14 games and a win on Monday at the TRC Ground can take them to second spot. They were coming into the match after beating Neroca FC by a solitary goal. Also Read - Miss England Bhasha Mukherjee Returns to Work as Doctor in UK Amid COVID-19 Crisis

The Snow Leopards, who have excelled in counter-attacking football and converting set-pieces to win games, will be looking another strong show at home. They had lost just once in their six previous matches at home. Also Read - Coronavirus Positive Cases in India Rise to 5,194: When is a Good Time to Lift Lockdown?

Speaking on the eve of the match, Real Kashmir FC”s Mason Robertson said, “It is an important match for us. They have not lost a match in the last five encounters and are looking like a much stronger side than before.”

“We have the home advantage and we believe in our team and in our game. We will have to make sure we move the ball fast and catch them off-guard whenever possible,” he added.

The Red-and-Gold outfit from Kolkata will have similar aspirations as they sit fifth on the table with 20 points from 15 games. A win against Real Kashmir away from home will be a major boost for the side in their bid to finish as high as possible by the end of the league.

Real Kashmir vs East Bengal match start time

I-League 2019-20 Real Kashmir vs East Bengal match will kick-off at 2:00 PM on Monday, March 9. The Real Kashmir vs East Bengal fixture will be played at TRC Turf Ground, Srinagar.

Live Broadcast

I-League 2019-20 Real Kashmir vs East Bengal will be broadcast by 1Sports.

Live streaming

The live streaming of I-League 2019-20 Real Kashmir vs East Bengal match will be available on the 1Sports Facebook page and the Fancode app and website.