The IFA Shield semis draw get decided
The fixture of the semis of prestigious IFA Shield got decided today.
Mohun Bagan and FC Pune City juniors already booked their berth in the last four of IFA Shield. Today, the places from the other group were to be decided. The matches on which everyone had a close eye today was Pathachakra V AIFF Academy and obviously East Bengal and Mohammedan Sporting.
Mohammedan were already knocked out of the tournament and issued press-circular also saying that they will play against the Red and Gold for pride. While East Bengal needed a win to keep their chances of featuring in the last four alive.
But in a closely fought encounter between the two giants, none managed to shake the net once and the game ended goalless. But the surprise of the day came in the other match where Pathachakra beat might AIFF Academy 2-0, thus confirming their place in the semis.
The Semi-final draw:
●SF1: Pathachakra V Mohun Bagan
●SF2: FC Pune City V AIFF Academy
Semifinal 1 will be played on 7th June while the Semifinal 2 will be played on 8th June, both starting from 3:30 PM. Both the matches will be telecasted live on Kolkata TV.