Delhi Dynamos will be looking to overcome a 1-0 deficit when they play host to Kerala Blasters in leg 2 of the second semifinal of the Hero Indian Super League 2016.
Mumbai is all set to host what has got to be one of the most riveting and nail biting encounters in recent Indian Super League history as Atletico de Kolkata travel to Mumbai with a slender 1 goal advantage in the second league of the semi finals. It will be advantage to the Kolkata outfit who part from their one goal lead, will also benefit from the fact that Mumbai City FC will be without their key forward and marquee man Diego Forlan who was will be serving his one match ban after getting sent off in the previous leg. Forlan was a key figure behind City’s table top finish in the league stages, both creating and scoring goals.The absence of the the Uruguayan could come as a huge blow for Alexander Guimares’ side.
Kervens Belfort's stunning goal just beyond the hour mark proved to be the difference as Kerala Blasters continued their good home run to beat Delhi Dynamos 1-0 in the first leg of the semi-final of the Hero Indian Super League.
Atletico De Kolkata's superstar Iain Hume scored a first-half brace to hand his side a 3-2 win in the first-leg of their semi-final against Mumbai City FC.
While it's a third consecutive semi-final appearance for Atletico De Kolkata, Mumbai City FC are in the knock-out stage of the competition for the first-time and they will look to carry forward their flawless run of performances this term to take them all the way through.
Atletico De Kolkata' s Consistency, Diego Forlan' s Hat-Trick & Marcelinho' s masterclass feature among the fantastic moments of the Indian Super League so far.
CK Vineeth scored the winning goal for Kerala Blasters against NorthEast United FC to take them into the semifinals of the Indian Super League season 3.
While Mumbai, Delhi and Atletico have claimed their places in the play-offs, Kerala Blasters and Northeast United FC are set to battle it out on Sunday to usurp the final spot as they clash at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi.
ATK and Pune Play out a dull draw; Mumbai City FC and Delhi Dynamos To lock horns on Saturday.
Lucian Goian, Matias Defederico, Diego Forlan & Kriztian Vadocz have been the key players in ensuring Mumbai City FC' s place in Indian Super League semifinals for the first time.