Kerala Blasters registered a trilling 2-1 win over rivals Bengaluru FC on Wednesday. After this defeat, Bengaluru FC coach Naushad Moosa said the tea, expected the referee to halt the game when goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu went down after being hit on the chest.
in the post-match press conference. Moosa said," "If we see the goals that we conceded, first of all, Gurpreet was down during the first goal and we were expecting that the referee would stop the game."But again my defence should have cleared the ball. But I am happy with the way they played. They were really compact and did what I told them to do.
Seconds before the equaliser, Gurpreet had gone down after using his body to block a powerful Gary Hooper shot from close range. With Gurpreet still on the ground, Bengaluru FC conceded a goal. Bengaluru FC's winless run has now extended to six matches and the side will next take on Odisha FC on Sunday.