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.
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.
Mumbai City FC book their place in semi finals of the latest edition of the Indian Super League after a comfortable 2-0 win against last year’s champions Chennaiyin FC at the Mumbai Football Arena. This will be the first semi final venture for the Ranbir Kapoor owned side since the League’s inception in 2014; Atletico de Kolkata, who currently sit in 3rd position in the league table, will look to confirm their semi final berth. While FC Goa, who lie at the bottom of the pile would still want to be in mathematical contention for a place in the semis with a win at home this time around. The return leg, which was a feisty encounter ended with both the sides splitting points, a scenario that wouldn’t benefit either of the teams this time around.
Defensive frailties, lack of proper attacking intent most of the times and an ageing squad and added to it a brand new coaching regime, inaugural Champions of the Indian Super League, Atletico De Kolkata seem to have been going through a tough time in the latest edition of the Indian Super League
Despite being down to 10 men, Delhi Dynamos maintained their unbeaten home record after a 2-2 draw against Atletico de Kolkata in the Indian Super League.
Atletico de Kolkata came from behind to emerge victorious against Northeast United FC at the Indira Gandhi Athletic stadium on Friday. Meanwhile, Southern rivals Chennayin FC and Kerala Blasters get ready to take on each other.
Misery keeps on piling for FC Goa coach Zico, as they succumb to their second home defeat by the Kerala Blasters. Mumbai City FC one the other hand face Atletico de Kolkata
Falling Attendances have been an feature of this year's Indian Super League and the interest seemed to have fizzled out across the nation.
Atletico De Kolkata to muster up another successful Super League campaign under the tutelage of former Villareal manager Jose Francisco Molina.
The 37th match of Indian Super League (ISL) 2015 will see third place Delhi Dynamos FC take on fourth place Atletico de Kolkata at New Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru stadium on Saturday.