BDFA Super Division debutant Sporting Club Bengaluru notched 5-0 win over former champion MEG played at the Bangalore Football Stadium today. In the other game played at the same venue, another debutant FC Agniputhra defeated Young Challengers 1-0.
Sporting Club Bengaluru and MEG game saw the Cote d'ivoirian striker, Bernard Yao Kouassi, who has earlier plied his trade for Real Kashmir in I-league, stole the thunder by scoring a hattrick for Sporting Club. Ashish Jha and Amey Bhatkal scored the other two goals.
The game was marred with tempers. Two of the MEG men were given marching orders in the second half, they played with 9 men from 74th minute onwards.
in the other game, Uttam Rai, former junior India international, scored the lone goal for Agniputhra against Young Challengers.
source: FC Agniputhra Media