Mohun Bagan defeats Sporting Clube 2-0 at Barasat


A jam packed Barasat stadium saw one of the most live wire matches played by the green and maroon out fit. To stay in the title contention, MB had to win the match against SCG today. Living upto the expectation, Mohun Bagan won 2-0 at the Barasat stadium on Saturday. Sony Norde was adjudged the hero of the match.


Full Time: MB-2 SCG-0

89 mins: Odafa takes a curlying freekick. Shilton makes a superb save

88 min: Souvik makes way for Bikramjit singh to strenthen Bagan midfield

87 min: Balwant misses a sitter! Ravi Kumar makes a brilliant save.

78 mins: Brilliant Sony scores the second goal for MB

76 min: Miguel Garcia yellow carded

65 min: Shenaz takes a bullet shot and scores. MB-1 SCG-0

63 min: Shenaz takes a freekick. Kingshuk heads it over the post

61 min: Cajetan Fernandes comes in for Mahmoud

52 mins: Sony trapped outside the box. Clement yellow carded

50 min: Pritam centres a ball for Sony, but Norde fails to trap

After the end of first half, MB-o SCG-0

41 min: Odafa shows some good form but fails to keep it within the goal

40 mins: Ball Poessesion: MB 56% and SCG 44%

34 min: Katsumi takes a free kick for Mohun Bagan, goes over the post

30 mins: Teams take water break due to extreme heat conditions

23 min: Bello fouls Brandon, free kick to be taken by Odafa. Shoots it wide…

20 min: Balwant gets a free ball. But he is caught Off side. Sandesh Jhinghan falls on the ground, stretchered out of the park(Scoreline 0-0)

15 min: 3 consecutive corners for Bagan. But the players fail to break the jinx

13 min: Sony’s corner curls in, saved by Ravi Kumar

6 min: Katsumi fouled, Free Kick to MB. (Scoreline 0-0)

3 min: Balwant shoots, blocked, goes to Sony, he shoots it wide

SCG XI: Ravi, Clement, Miguel, Sandesh, Cresan, Pratesh, Brandon, Mahmoud, Wolfe, Alber, Odafa

MB XI: Shilton (capt), Pritam, Bello, Kinshuk, Sukhen, Katsumi, Souvik, Sehnaj, Sony, Boya, Balwant