The match between Mohun Bagan and Chirag United will be held on Sunday, September 12th instead of Saturday. IFA declared that due to Id-Ul-Fitre all the matches of11th and 12th September will be held on 13th and 14th of the month successively. There will be practice session in the morning on Tuesday 7th September instead of political strike. There will be arrangement to bring player to the club ground from club’s mess at Cental Kolkata. Practice session will start from 7.30 am.
There was a practice match today morning between 1st and 2nd team of Mohun Bagan and Chidi scored a pair of goal for the first team. Barreto did not take part in the practice match, he did physical conditioning and gym. Meanwhile there was a team meeting, which took place today about the defeat against Techno Aryan. After that Coach Stalny Rozario told that any match at the start of the season is tough. He also added that they should be given time to build combination in the team. He is playing with new formation (4-3-2-1) and his target is play as much as on the ground level and riddle the opponent. He told that his plan is also not rewarding due to small size of Mohun Bagan ground. After all eight players of the first-XI are new in the team, there may be lack of indulgent between the players and it will be resolved by the practice only.
However, as fans of Mohun Bagan we expect that the team will see the success and give joy to fans.