Shankar Sampingiraj, the Bengaluru FC defender, has taken part in four Indian Super League matches in 2023/2024 overall and accumulated 190 minutes of playing time. He has been selected in the starting XI in two of these appearances across their nine fixtures and been used in a substitute role on two occasions. The last time that Sampingiraj featured in the league came on November 30 for Bengaluru FC versus Punjab FC; a meeting that he played 45 minutes in during a 3-3 draw. He has been shown two yellow cards.Next up in the league for Bengaluru FC - who are in ninth place in the table on seven points - is a trip to Chennaiyin FC on December 13.Last season for Punjab FC, Sampingiraj made four I-League appearances. Sampingiraj linked up with Bengaluru FC in July 2023 from Punjab FC, for whom he made 19 league appearances in total.