Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting Durand Cup: Live Streaming In India Where And When To Watch MB vs MS TV Broadcast, Online In IST, Starting 11, Squads, Match Preview
Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting Durand Cup Match Preview: The iconic Salt Lake stadium will host the opening match of the Durand Cup. It promises to be a cracker as the two heavyweights lock horns against each other. It will be the first time that Kolkata will host the Durand Cup.
City football giants Mohun Bagan will take on Mohammedan Sporting at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Friday to kick off the refurbished 129th edition of Durand Cup.
“It is a very special tournament which Mohun Bagan have won 16 times. It is as important as the Calcutta Football League. We are ready to win tomorrow,” Mohun Bagan’s new coach Kibu Vicuna told the media on the eve of the match. The Spaniard will make his coaching debut with Mohun Bagan on Friday.
It was Mohun Bagan which became the first Indian civilian club to play in the Durand Cup, the third oldest football tournament in the country, way back in 1922.
Mohammedan Sporting were the first-ever civilian team to win the title in 1940.
“I know Mohammaden Sporting is a historic team, which is playing in the second division and have four African players. We are not taking them lightly. I know they have an experienced coach,” he said.
“We have been training for the last one month. It’s a new team with a lot of new players. This process takes time and in two months we will be better.
“We will try to play attacking and pro-active football. We will try to create chances and score as soon as possible,” Vicuna said.
“In 2017 we won 1-0 against Mohun Bagan. Last season we were leading by a goal and then lost 1-2. There are no small or big teams on the pitch. The team which gives their best on the day will win. We are not thinking whether it’s Mohun Bagan or East Bengal,” Mohammedan Sporting captain Kamran Farooq said.
The 2015 I-League victors slipped to the fifth position last season and lost both their derby matches. As for Mohammedan Sporting, they were the last from the Big Three Kolkata teams to win the title in 2013.
When and where to watch Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match:
Where and when is Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match being played?
The Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match will be played at the Saltlake Stadium in Kolkata.
What time does Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match begin?
The Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match will begin at 6 pm IST.
Where to watch Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match live (TV channels)?
The Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match won’t be telecasted on television.
How and where to watch online Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match live streaming?
The Mohun Bagan vs Mohammedan Sporting match can be live-streamed on Addatimes.