Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Might 4 (ANI): With the second COVID-19 wave rampant throughout the nation, SC East Bengal head coach Robbie Fowler on Tuesday urged everybody to observe all security precautions with a view to battle the continuing coronavirus pandemic.
India registered a slight dip in COVID-19 circumstances because it registered 3,57,229 new coronavirus infections within the final 24 hours, knowledgeable the union well being ministry on Tuesday morning. With this, the cumulative depend of the circumstances has gone as much as 2,02,82,833.
“We, at SC East Bengal, are doing every little thing we will to try to enable you. We’re all with you. Simply hoping that issues subside fairly quickly,” mentioned Fowler in a video posted by SC East Bengal on Twitter.
“Till then simply be sure you hold doing what it’s essential do keep secure, be sure you wash your arms, sanitize. Should you do have to exit, be sure you put on a face masks. Try to keep secure as potential,” he added.
SC East Bengal just lately featured within the seventh season of the Indian Tremendous League (ISL). The facet completed at ninth place with simply three wins in 20 video games.
ISL seven got here to an in depth with Mumbai Metropolis FC being topped champions. The season, which marked the return of main sports activities occasions in India, had a mega journey amidst the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a launch, the league mentioned an estimated quantity of ₹17 crore was spent on “COVID testing and different associated prices”.
As many as 115 video games had been performed within the recently-concluded season of the ISL among the many 11 groups. Throughout the season, a complete of 298 objectives had been scored.
Protecting within the thoughts the security of everybody concerned, 18 bio-bubbles had been created throughout 14 resorts. The variety of folks examined by RT-PCR was 1635. The entire variety of exams finished in the course of the season is roughly 70,000.
Mumbai Metropolis FC received the title on Saturday after defeating ATK Mohun Bagan 2-1 within the ultimate. (ANI)