Mohun Bagan have won the I-League this year, opening the door for them to play in the AFC Cup next year. Mohun Bagan will play ISL next year by tying the knot with Attic. As a result, Mohun Bagan Club will have a new name. For that reason, many wondered if Mohun Bagan would have any difficulty in playing in the AFC Cup. Mohun Bagan will be able to play in the AFC Cup under a new name on Wednesday. In that case, there was no obstacle in Mohun Bagan's AFC Cup match.
According to the rules of the federation, the I-League champions get a chance to play in the AFC Cup. This time Mohun Bagan has become the I-League champion. On behalf of the federation, Mohun Bagan has also gone after the seal on the paper to become the I-League champion. Due to that, Mohun Bagan has qualified to play in the AFC Cup this time. However, despite being sealed as the champion of Mohun Bagan, Mohun Bagan is not getting the trophy due to the corona virus.
According to the AIFF, the situation across the country has become very complicated for the corona virus. So at the moment it will not be possible to hand over the I-League trophy and prize money to Mohun Bagan. However, this matter will be informed soon.