Former champions Bengaluru FC face a stern test against Odisha FC in a must-win Indian Super League (ISL) 2021-22 encounter on Monday at Athletic Stadium, Panaji, Goa on Monday. (More Football News)
Both sides need to win their remaining fixtures to realistically keep ISL semi-final hopes alive.
Bengaluru, who won the league in the 2018–19 season, are sixth in the points table with 23 points from 17 games, four adrift of fourth-placed Kerala Blasters. Odisha are a spot below at seventh having 22 points from 17 encounters.
Bengaluru FC lead Odisha FC 3-1 in the head-to-head record. There was one draw too. The last time the two teams met in their first game of the season, Odisha ran out 3-1 winners.
Match and telecast details
Match: 97th match of Indian Super League 2021-22 between Bengaluru FC and Odisha FC
Date: February 21, 2022
Time: 7.30 PM IST
Venue: Athletic Stadium, Panaji, Goa
TV Channels: Star Sports Network
Live Streaming: Disney+Hotstar and JioTV
Bengaluru FC: Cleiton Silva, Danish Farooq
Odisha FC: Javi Hernandez, Jonathas Cristian.