Juanan's goal gets the first victory as a BFC visitor

PUNE: The season could not be more frustrating for Odisha FC. On Wednesday, after losing simple opportunities and conceding a scruffy goal, they lost 0-1 to Bengaluru FC at the Shiv Chhatrapati sports complex in the India Super League.

While Odisha defender Diawandou Diagne He hit the post from two yards, the optimistic attempt of the BFC defender, Juanan González, hit the post and entered to get his side his first victory on the road this season.

Both sides deployed the same form with two defensive midfielders, which caused the Odisha striker Aridane Santana Move to wider positions to find spaces. The hosts could barely pose a threat in the first minutes of the game. Xisco Hernández, who generally produces Odisha's attack opportunities, was closed by the BFC duo Dimas Slim and Erik Paartalu .

However, Odisha got their best two chances in the 15th minute, which came from a counter attack and set-piece.

This win takes Bengaluru on top of the table win 13 points in seven games. ATK are at second with 11 points and a match in hand.