Durand Cup 2019: Marcus Joseph brace spurs Gokulam Kerala to victory in hard-fought final against Mohun Bagan
Gokulam Kerala managed to hold on to their slender lead despite the numerical disadvantage clinch the Asia's oldest football tournament for Kerala for the first time after 22 years
Real Kashmir FC will move to Mumbai for their pre-season training, as they had last year before their debut I League season where they finished third
East Bengal's former goalkeeper CK Ubaid, who joined the Kerala outfit this season after being snubbed, made the difference, pulling off two fantastic saves to hand them a 3-2 win in the penalty shootout after a 1-1 stalemate at the Saltlake Stadium.
Durand Cup 2019: Marcus Joseph's hat-trick propels Gokulam Kerala FC into semi-final with win over TRAU FC
Marcus Joseph struck in the 59th, 64th and 83rd minutes with the second one coming through a penalty in Gokulam Kerala's final Group D match.
Durand Cup 2019: Mohammedan Sporting beat Indian Navy 6-2; Real Kashmir FC register 4-0 win over Army Green
Real Kashmir FC went to top of the group C table of Durand Cup with six points from two matches after a win over Army Green .
With the win over TRAU FC, Indian Air Force joined Gokulam Kerala with three points in Group D before their 14 August face-off.
Durand Cup 2019: Real Kashmir coach David Robertson says 'we played with heart and soul' after success against Chennai City FC
Despite the uncertainties back home, the mood in the Real Kashmir camp was spirited as the players who had come in three batches waited for their colleagues to reach at the team hotel.
A Danish Farooq long range strike in the 90th minute gave the 'Snow Leopards' a solitary goal win over the Chennai side.
Durand Cup 2019: Bengaluru FC's Suresh Wangjam scores to help club salvage 1-1 draw against Army Red
The point meant Bengaluru FC moved up to second on the table behind leaders East Bengal (3 points) and ahead of Army Red (1 point) in Group A.