Durand Cup 2021 Final: Mohammedan Sporting vs FC Goa Date, Time, Telecast, and Players to Watch Out For. The 130th edition of the Durand Cup has lived up to the expectations as we saw some enthralling battles including the two exciting semifinals. 16 Teams initially competed for the prestigious trophy and the number has finally come to 2. Home favorite Mohammedan Sporting will clash against the mighty FC Goa in the Durand Cup 2021 Final. Mohammedan sporting reached the final after taking revenge against Bengaluru United. Meanwhile, FC Goa edged past Naushad’s young Indian brigade. The final will have 34,000 capacity for the fans in the YBK Stadium. So, let’s get into the details.
The Stage is Set:
FC Goa is coming to the final unbeaten. They got over the group stages(Group-B) quite easily. They thrashed Jamshedpur FC, Army Green, and Sudeva Delhi to qualify for the Quarters. The Gaurs faced Delhi FC in the quarters at Kalyani Stadium where FC Goa scored 5 past them to set up an ISL Team semifinal. As usual FC Goa displayed quality and position-based football throughout the tournament. Meanwhile, The youngsters like Nemil, Devendra caught their eyes. It will be the first appearance for FC Goa in the Durand Cup Final. The gaurs became the first ISL team to reach the finals of the prestigious tournament. However, two goan sides have previously won the crown. Both Churchill Brothers and Salgaocar have the trophy thrice.
Meanwhile, The Black Panthers are the only team representing West Bengal in the Durand Cup 2021. Mohammedan Sporting, one of the oldest clubs of India, is aiming to win their third Durand title on 3rd October 2021. Black Panthers have qualified for the Quarters in a tricky manner. They won the first two games of the group stages but they got caught against Bengaluru United in the last match of Group A. Mohammedan Sporting defeated the Defending Champions Gokulam Kerala with the fans on their side(Score 1-0). They eventually took revenge against Bengaluru United in Semis to reach the Durand Cup 2021 Final.
Durand Cup 2021 Final Date, Time, Telecast & More:
Fans can enjoy the Durand cup final on different streaming platforms. It will be broadcasted on Sony Ten 2 and Sony Ten 2 HD at 6.00 PM. You can also enjoy the final on the addatimes app which is a streaming platform. The Match will be played on 3rd October at YBK Stadiums. The Tickets will be available offline in the stadium(Gate-1) from 30th September to 2nd October between 12.00 PM to 8.00 PM.