ISL champions, Hyderabad FC started their Durand Cup campaign with a dominating win against Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) FC by 2-0 in Imphal on Monday.
𝐅𝐮𝐥𝐥 𝐓𝐢𝐦𝐞!@HydFCOfficial begins their journey in the competition with a comfortable victory over @officialtraufc. Thanks for joining us!#TRAU 0-2 #HFC#TRAUHFC ⚔️#KLS 🏟️#DurandCup 🏆#IndianOilDurandCup 🏆#DurandCup2022 🏆#IndianFootball ⚽ pic.twitter.com/l1nnwWjco5
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TRAU FC coming from a 1-3 loss to rivals NEROCA in their opening game, started on high energy but eventually lost to Hyderabad FC. This was TRAU’s second successive loss in the tournament. Hyderabad FC scored two wonderful goals through Halicharan Narzary in the 27th minute while Borja Herrera in the 52nd minute.
On the other hand, East Bengal FC (EBFC) started their Durand Cup 2022 campaign with a goalless draw against the Indian Navy in a Group B clash at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK), Kolkata on Monday.
The game ends in a stalemate as Emami East Bengal share points with Indian Navy FT. Thanks for joining us…#EEB 0-0 #IN#EEBIN ⚔️#DurandCup 🏆#IndianOilDurandCup 🏆#DurandCup2022 🏆#IndianFootball ⚽ pic.twitter.com/x8v9yMnSEu
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East Bengal dominated the first half of the game and the team captain, Sumit Passi missed the best chance to score a goal as he struck the ball that directly goes to the goalkeeper. Harikrishna AU from the Indian Navy team was awarded as the man of the match.