Young Blues To Face Dempo In Group D Opener In Kolkata
Bengaluru: Zonal champions Bengaluru FC U15 will have their task cut out when they kick off their final phase campaign in the Hero Junior League against Dempo Sports Club at the Barrackpore Stadium in Kolkata on Tuesday.
Ajay Chorge’s boys who topped Group A in the Bengaluru Zone with a record points tally (24 points in 8 games), will be up against a few of the best teams from all over the country in the final phase of the competition which will wrap up by the end of this month in Kolkata.
The Young Blues who left for the City of Joy on Sunday, are placed in Group D and will face off against Mumbai-based Iron Born FC (YBK Training Ground) and Chennai-based FC Madras (Kalyani Stadium) post the opener against Goan giants Dempo SC with all games scheduled at 4.00 pm.
The winner of the Group will qualify for the semifinals of the competition on May 27 followed by the big final on May 29.
Hero Junior League, Final Round – Group D
May 21 – Dempo SC vs Bengaluru FC – Barrackpore Stadium – 4.00 pm
May 23 – Iron Born FC vs Bengaluru FC – YBK Training Ground 1 – 4.00 pm
May 25 – Bengaluru FC vs FC Madras – Kalyani Stadium – 4.00 pm