Mumbai City have been drawn alongside Al Jazeera of the UAE, Saudi Arabia’s Al- Shabab and Air Force Club of Iraq in the 2022 AFC Champions League group stage at the official draw that took place on Monday.
While two-time Indian Super League champions Chennaiyin FC appear to be gaining in confidence, East Bengal have only one point to show from the three matches they played so far. Read Chennaiyin FC vs East Bengal match preview.
Odisha FC, who won their first match 3-1 against Bengaluru FC courtesy Javi Hernandez's brace, will hope to continue their winning run while East Bengal will focus on bouncing back after a defeat to ATK Mohun Bagan in the Kolkata Derby.
ATK Mohun completed a league double over East Bengal last Indian Super League (ISL) season, 2-0 and 3-1. Overall, East Bengal lead the head-to-head record 132-122 in 379 recorded matches against Mohun Bagan/ATK Mohun Bagan.