Tonight’s match of ISL 2022 between ATKMB and Bengaluru FC had to postpone due to an increase in positive cases. Both the teams have Covid positive members at the moment. Fatorda Stadium was the venue of the postponed match. The Indian Super League announced the news on Saturday for everyone’s safety.
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The ISL statement stated, “Each match is assessed on a number of factors including the ability of the clubs to field a team; the severity of Covid-19 breakout at the club(s); and the ability of the club personnel to safely prepare for and play the match. The health and safety of all personnel in various bubbles remains our priority, and the league and clubs will continue to monitor the situation and act accordingly.”
Also, tonight’s match is the second match of ATK Mohun Bagan FC to postpone in ISL 2022. Their last match was against Odisha FC and both the postponed matches will take place later.