A shock 2-0 defeat to New Radiant in the Maldives last week meant Bengaluru's chances to make the zonal semifinal of the tournament don't entirely rest in their hands.
Indian Super League runners-up side Bengaluru FC face former I-League champions Aizawl FC in an AFC Cup Group E clash at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati on Thursday.
I-League 2017-18: Zikahi Dodoz scores twice as Aizawl FC end campaign with victory over Gokulam Kerala
Zikahi Dodoz scored twice as Aizawl FC rallied to beat Gokulam Kerala FC 3-1 to end their I-League campaign on a winning note on Friday.
Defending champions Aizawl FC finally got back to winning ways as they blanked Indian Arrows 3-0 in the I-League, ending a run of eight winless matches in Aizawl on Friday.
Aizawl sacked Menezes along with assistant Izan Martin on Monday after a string of underwhelming performances.
Bruzon's appointment comes after the side parted ways with Santosh Kashyap. Mumbai FC are at the bottom of the I-League table with 10 points from 14 matches.
Mumbai FC dominated proceedings but could not break the deadlock, settling for a goalless draw against Minerva FC, their third in a row.
Aizawl FC stunned hosts Mumbai FC 1-0 in a fourth round I-League encounter at the Cooperage ground to keep their slate clean in Mumbai on Sunday.
Super-sub Karan Sawhney's injury-time goal guided Mumbai FC to their second successive win as they rallied to beat Churchill Brothers 2-1 in the Hero I-league in Goa on Sunday.
Seasoned winger Steven Dias has been retained by Mumbai FC, the lone club from the city participating in the I-League, for the upcoming season.