IFA Shield: Pune FC face early exit after 0-0 draw with Deportivo Saprissa

Pune FC's fate will now depend on their next outing against United Sikkim this weekend.

updated: March 08, 2013 00:04 IST
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Kolkata: After a goalless draw against Costa Rican outfit Deportivo Saprissa in an encounter of the 117th IFA Shield on Thursday, the I-League side Pune FC are facing an early exit from Group B.

In a crucial tie at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata, Pune FC failed to find the net as their striker Subash Singh's goal in the 85th minute was ruled out by referee Santosh Kumar for being off side.

Pune FC coach Derrick Pereira used all his resources but a win remained elusive.

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