Thimpu, Jan 24 (IANS) Bengaluru FC played a goalless draw against Transport United in the first leg of their preliminary round play-off encounter of the AFC Cup here on Tuesday.

Having travelled with a relatively young squad, Bengaluru failed to break down the Bhutanese football champions' defence despite having the better share of the ball possession at the Changlimithang Stadium.

Bengaluru, the 2016 runners-up, will play their home leg on January at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium.

--IANS

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