Durand Cup 2021: Bengaluru FC held to a 2-2 draw by Delhi FC


Second Division facet Delhi FC brought on an upset because it held former Indian Tremendous League champion Bengaluru FC to 2-2 attract a bunch C match of Durand Cup soccer on the Mohun Bagan floor on Saturday. 

Regardless of enjoying beneath slushy underfoot situations, BFC discovered the lead across the half-hour mark via N. Shiva Sakthi.

However Delhi made a robust comeback after the break and established the lead as Trinidad and Tobago striker Willis Plaza struck twice in a span of 4 minutes.

Substitute Bidyashagar Singh denied Delhi FC the prospect of incomes a win scoring the equaliser for Bengaluru FC within the ultimate quarter of the motion. 

The outcome saved Bengaluru FC, the one unbeaten facet within the group, on the high with 4 factors whereas Delhi FC continued on the backside with only one level to its credit score.

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The competition for the 2 quarterfinal berths thus remained large open and the 2 qualifiers will now be determined in ultimate spherical matches of the group scheduled on Tuesday.


Delhi FC 2 (Willis Plaza 58, 62) drew with Bengaluru FC 2 (N. Siva Sakthi 27, Bidyashagar Singh 75).


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