Youth teams of Bengaluru FC (under 13) and Ozone FC Bengaluru (under 15) have been banned from further participating in the ongoing AIFF Youth League. Jammu United youth teams too have been disqualified from the same competition.
These teams have been found fielding over-aged players in Youth League.
Ankith P from Bengaluru FC and Akash Jadhav from Ozone FC team were found overage in their respective group, which ensued disqualification of players and clubs.
Notably, Ankith P was a part of the state U15 team, he recently took part in the Sub-junior Nationals at Phagwara, Punjab. Several teams playing in Bangalore Zone Youth League have raised concern over his participation.