Atletico De Kolkata have signed Manchester United academy graduate Tom Thorpe on a free transfer, the club confirmed through an official statement.
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.
Atletico De Kolkata hosts FC Pune City in the final game of the season for both the sides. Antonio Habas returns to his old stomping ground and with FC Pune City out of the semi final spots, he would look to end the season with a bang. ATK on the other hand have already secured their place in the semi finals and would look to finish the group stage off on a high note.
We have a thrilling encounter on our hands as North East United FC host Delhi Dynamos in their final home match of the season, with The Highlanders desperate for 3 points in order to stay in contention for a a place in the semis.
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.
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.
NorthEast United FC head-coach Nelo Vingada has asked his side to follow the footsteps of Premier League champions Leicester City.
In a drab game in Kochi between Kerala Blasters and Delhi Dynamos, neither team managed to break the deadlock as a near capacity crowd did not get their money's worth.
Mumbai City FC roped in former Manchester United and Atletico Madrid striker Diego Forlan in the summer and will be hoping he'll turn around the fortunes for them in season 3 of the Indian Super League.