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.
While Saturday (or the wee hours of Sunday, depending on which part of the world you're in) brought us the demolition of the likes of Real Madrid and Manchester City, the Indian Super League (ISL) also had a similar result in store, as Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) thrashed FC Goal 4-0.
Defending Champions Atletico de Kolkata managed to see off the challenge of eight placed Chennaiyin FC, as they defeated the former league stage winners 2-1 in Round 10 of the Hero Indian Super League.