MBSG vs Bangladesh Army Durand Cup Match Preview: Everything you need to know

MBSG vs Bangladesh Army Durand Cup 2023 Group A match will start at 5.45 pm on Thursday at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK), Kolkata.

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The stage is set for an electrifying face-off as the visiting Bangladesh Army Football Team (BAFT) clashes with the regional powerhouse, Mohun Bagan Super Giant (MBSG), in the opening game of the 132nd IndianOil Durand Cup. The MBSG vs Bangladesh Army match will be one of its kind as the 2023-34 season of Indian Football will kick off with the oldest football tournament in Asia, Durand Cup. The match will start at 5.45 pm at the iconic Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK), Kolkata.

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The action will be spread across multiple venues, with Kolkata hosting matches from groups A, B, and C. Guwahati's Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium will be the primary host for most of the Group D and E matches. The newest host city, Kokrajhar, will witness all matches of Group F and host additional Group D and E games. Quarter-final games will be split between Guwahati and Kokrajhar, while the rest of the knockout rounds will take place in Kolkata.

Match Details: MBSG vs Bangladesh Army Football Team

Match No.: 1

Group: A

Teams: Mohun Bagan Super Giant vs Bangladesh Football Army

Date: 3/8/2023

Kick-off: 5.45 pm

Venue: Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK)

Durand Cup 2023: Mohun Bagan Super Giant vs Bangladesh Army | How to watch? Where to watch?

The Mohun Bagan Super Giant vs Bangladesh Army Football Club Durand Cup 2023 match will be LIVE streamed on Sony Sports Ten 2 and Sony LIV in India.

The Local Organising Committee has made the exhilarating decision to distribute complimentary tickets for this extraordinary opening game, and anticipation is building for a spirited crowd to fill the stadium.

MBSG vs Bangladesh Army Durand Cup Match Preview

The Bangladesh Army Football Team, led by Coach Abdur Razzak, is brimming with confidence ahead of the game. With eight players from the successful Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club, winners of the local Federation Cup. Moreover, on loan, the BAFT boasts a talented lineup that aims to leave a lasting impression in the tournament.

On the other side, Mohun Bagan Super Giant faces the challenge of plenty with a talented roster at their disposal. Gaffer Bastab Roy remains tight-lipped about the starting lineup, hinting at a combination of the senior and junior teams. In addition, their performances in the ongoing CFL and AFC Cup have already put them in the spotlight, and fans are eager to witness their firepower in the Durand Cup 2023.

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