Bengaluru FC were on Sunday crowned as I-League football champions for the second time in three years as they blanked Salgaocar 2-0 in their penultimate league match at the Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru on Sunday.
Federation Cup winners, Bengaluru FC suffered a narrow 0-1 defeat to defending champions Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) in an AFC Cup Group H encounter at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
Professional and hard-working: Despite uncertain future, Bengaluru FC manager Ashley Westwood’s legacy is safe
Westwood, despite his Manchester United roots, is a fan of the ‘noisy neighbours’ City. He speaks excitedly about the impending arrival of one Mr Pep Guardiola for next season. But what of Westwood’s own plans next year?
It was a surprise when India's star striker Sunil Chhetri signed for them — now he's scored double the goals he scored last year — clearly he didn't make a mistake.
With his reputation growing quickly in management, the 36-year-old Englishman will handle the reins at the Bangalore team that makes its I-League debut this year.