Thursday, Aug 11, 2022

Maziya Vs ATK Mohun Bagan, Live Streaming: When And Where To Watch Maziya S & RC-ATKMB Match In India

After clinical show in campaign opener, ATK Mohun Bagan seek back-to-back success in AFC Cup. Catch team, match and telecast details here

Back-to-back wins in AFC Cup Group D will brighten Antonio Lopez Habas' coached ATK Mohun Bagan's chances of making it to next round. Courtesy: ISL

ATK Mohun Bagan are on a high after a clinical performance in their opener. Now the Kolkata-based side is looking for back-to-back success and cement their chances of qualifying for the knockout stage when they face Maziya Sports & Recreation of Maldives in an AFC Cup group game on Saturday. (More Football News)

Antonio Lopez Habas' Kolkata side beat fellow Indian club Bengaluru FC 2-0, registering more shots on target despite having only 32 percent possession.

A win on Saturday could put ATK Mohun Bagan on the verge of a knockout berth from Group D but Habas is keeping his focus only on the match.

"We are going from match to match, and we have another opponent waiting," said Habas.

"It's the same idea to give absolute respect to the opponent and we will need to develop our football on the pitch. In football, you could have one bad day or situation that could change the outcome."

The Spaniard said his players will need to play with intensity throughout the 90 minutes.

"We know how they (Maziya Sports & Recreation) played with other teams, but we have to see how they will perform against us, because maybe they might play differently with a different behaviour."

The home side, on the other hand, are coming into the match after a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Bangladesh's Bashundhara Kings.

They fell to two first half goals against Bashundhara but head coach Risto Vidakovic is hoping to build on their second half performance to upset ATK Mohun Bagan.

"I've talked to the players, and we know that we didn't play our best game. We were too nervous, especially in the first half. After the first goal, the team was more nervous," Vidakovic said.

"It's not easy to be two goals down and turn everything, as it's too much pressure. But that game is in the past, and we have to focus on the future. We have another opportunity (against ATK Mohun Bagan) and we are going for it."

The winners of the four-team Group D will advance to the inter-zone semi-finals against either FC Nasaf of Uzbekistan or FC Ahal of Turkmenistan from the central cone. (with inputs from PTI)

Where to watch Maziya vs ATK Mohun Bagan live in India?

The Maziya vs ATK Mohun Bagan 2021 AFC Cup Group D match will be telecast live on Star Sports 2, Star Sports 1 Hindi and corresponding HD TV channels in India from 9:30 PM IST. For regional commentary, you can switch to Star Sports 1 Bangla and Star Sport 3 on Saturday, August 21.

Live streaming of the Maziya vs ATK Mohun Bagan match will be available on the Disney+ Hotstar.

Likely XIs:

ATK Mohun Bagan: Amrinder(GK); Kotal, McHugh, Rathi; Manvir, Lenny, Tangri, Subhasish; Boumous; Williams, Krishna.

Maziya S&RC: Mamatkhonov (GK), Abdulla, Irufaan, Pozo, Shifaz, Aisham, Takashi, Hussain, Hamzath, Hassan, Stewart


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