Twitter erupts as Bengaluru FC becomes first Indian club to reach AFC Cup final

  • Agencies, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Oct 19, 2016 22:51 IST
Bengaluru FC players celebrates after scoring a goal against Johor Darul TA'ZIM. (PTI Photo)

Bengaluru FC became the first Indian club to reach the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup final by trouncing holders Malaysia’s Johor Darul Ta’zim 3-1 in the semi-final second leg in Bengaluru on Wednesday.

Bengaluru remained indebted to skipper and mercurial forward Sunil Chhetri who scored a brace on either side of halftime with defender Juanan adding gloss to the scoreline after the visitors had taken the lead through Safiq Bin Rahim early on in the game at the Kanteerava Stadium.

Twitter erupted after Bengaluru FC’s historic win and here are some of the tweets:

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