English News »Sports» ISL 2021: ATK Mohun Bagan will face Mumbai in last league match, Champions League position at stake
The two teams in the ISL (ISL 2021) seventh season playoff category who first secured a place in the playoffs include ATK Mohun Bagan and Mumbai City FC. Both of these teams made a lot of changes in their teams for this season. Last year’s champion ATK merged with the country’s biggest and greatest club Mohun Bagan. At the same time, Mumbai City FC made 11 changes in their team. Both these top teams in the score sheet will face each other in the last league match on Sunday.
Mumbai City FC has already qualified for the playoffs in the seventh season of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) and now the two teams meet each other to win the League Winners Shield title for the first time at GMC Stadium here today (Sunday). Will clash. Both the teams which have been consistent in their performance in the league have been at the top position for most of this season. Till January, Mumbai City was on top, since then their rival ATK Mohun Bagan is on top.
This is the final league match for both the teams, where they would like to make a place in the top spot as well as in the AFC Champions League. The final match of the league is now a do or die match for Mumbai City. A win in this match can give the team a place in the AFC Champions League with the top spot. If the match remains a draw or the Mumbai team loses, then ATK Mohun Bagan’s team will win the League Winners Shield at the top and qualify for the AFC Champions League.
The first round match between the two teams was won by Mumbai City FC thanks to Bartholomew Ogbeche’s goal but team coach Sergio Lobera said that the match on Sunday will be different from the first leg match, this match between Best Attack and Best Defense Will belong to Mumbai have scored 33 goals so far, while ATKMB has scored only 13 goals, along with 10 clean sheets. On the other hand, ATK Mohun Bagan coach Antonio Lopez Habas has told his team that they will win Nothing less is allowed.