ISL 2018: Jamshedpur and Bengaluru to Lock Horns in Bhubaneswar


Bhubaneswar: Fans in Bhubaneswar are all set for football action at Kalinga Stadium here, today as Jamshedpur FC will lock horns with the Bengaluru FC in the 83rd league game of the fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL).

While the Jamshedpur FC which has adopted the stadium as its home have been here since February 19 and have been practicing hard, the Bengaluru FC team arrived here on Friday and started their practice on Saturday.

Jamshedpur FC is at fourth place with 26 points from 16 league matches and are ahead by just one point from Kerala Blasters who are at fifth position in the points table. On the other hand, the Bengaluru FC has already qualified for the playoffs.

The match is scheduled to start at 8 pm at the main stadium.

In view of movement of large number of vehicles and people towards the stadium, the commissionerate police have issued traffic advisory to facilitate proper traffic arrangement and convenience of people.

Apart from this, security has been strengthened for smooth conduct of the match.