In the 8th season of Hero Indian Super League, Sunil Chhetri’s Bengaluru FC’s run of poor performance continued in the 22nd football match, where they lost 1–0 to Hyderabad FC at the Athletics Stadium in Bambolim. Hyderabad FC’s team scored this goal in the 7th minute, after which Bengaluru FC’s team kept looking for a level goal till the end of time but their players failed to find the net of the goal box. As a result, the team of Bangalore had to face defeat and now they have slipped to the 9th position in the points table with 4 points from 5 matches.
On the other hand, Hyderabad FC has secured 7 points from 4 matches with this win and has reached the third position in the points table of Hero Indian Super League. Mumbai City FC is currently on the first position in the points table, while Jamshedpur FC is at the second position, the two will see a clash on Thursday to claim the first position.
The lone goal of the match, played at the GMC Athletic Stadium, was scored in the seventh minute by veteran forward Bartholomew Ogbeche. After this opening goal, Hyderabad’s team did not allow a goal in the match for 83 minutes to win over Bengaluru for the first time.