ATK Mohun Bagan will face Mumbai City FC in Fatorda today

Fatorda (Goa), 11 January (IANS). Defending champion ATK Mohun Bagan will face one of the strongest teams of the season and table topper Mumbai City FC in the seventh season of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Monday.

The clash of the top two teams could set the tone for the second half of the season. The match for the top spot could also pave the way for the Asian Champions League qualification, which will serve as an incentive for the teams before the play-offs.

Mumbai City, who have scored 16 goals so far, have the best attack in the league and the goal conversion rate is also 15.84 percent. The team has scored goals in the last eight matches. ATKMB has the best defense, in which it has 7 clean sheets in nine matches and so far it has not scored a single goal from open play this season.

It is clear from the data that this match is going to be between Attacking vs. Defense.

After the first day’s defeat, Mumbai City coach Sergio Lobera has kept his team invincible so far. The team now has to face the real challenge of ATKMB, which has been invincible for the last five matches.

Ahmed will not be able to play in this match for Mumbai, who was shown the red card for the second time in the season in the previous match.



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