Having announced the departure of Brazilian mid-fielder Raphael Augusto and Spanish defender Alberto Serran, the duo completes Bengaluru's allocation for foreigners in the squad.
The programme entails bringing on board a professional mental health expert who will conduct regular sessions with the first team and staff, along with sessions for the academy teams.
Roca, who took charge of Hyderabad FC in June, had put in a request to be relieved of his duties after the newly-appointed FC Barcelona head coach Ronald Koeman expressed his desire to have him in his support staff.
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Captain Roy Krishna (30th) brought ATK back into the game before Williams' 63rd minute penalty made it 2-2 on aggregate. Williams then struck a brilliant header in the 79th minute to seal the issue 3-1 in the second leg with local lad Prabir Das setting it up.
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Deshorn Brown's opportunistic strike (31st minute) proved to be the difference for Bengaluru in what was a closely-fought first leg battle
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ATK’s poor record at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium could act as a mental deterrent as well, for the Kolkata-based franchise has never won a game in Bengaluru.
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AFC Cup qualifiers: Bengaluru FC fail to qualify for group stage after faltering to Maldives' Maziya in penalties during second-leg tie
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ISL 2019-20: Reigning champions Bengaluru FC to lock horns against ATK in semi-finals; 'away goal' rule to be applied
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ISL 2019-20: Lallianzuala Chhangte's 93rd-minute equaliser sees Chennaiyin FC secure draw against NorthEast United
Masih Saighani fired Chennaiyin into the lead (17th minute) before two goals in either half by Martin Chaves (43rd, 71st) seemed to have handed all three points for NorthEast United
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