ISL 2021-22 : If they win today, Mumbai will be 20 points behind Hyderabad FC and Kerala Blasters, who are at the top of the points table.
Madgaon: Mumbai City will take on North East United today (ISL 2021-22) in ISL (Mumbai) vs NorthEast United. The match will be played in Goa at 7.30 pm. Mumbai (MCFC) have completed 11 matches this season and North East (NEUFC) 13 matches. Mumbai City are out of the play-offs for the first time this season. The reigning champions have not won any of their last five games.
However, if they win today, Mumbai will reach 20 points, just like Hyderabad FC and Kerala Blasters, who are at the top of the points table. Des Buckingham are currently fifth in the table with 17 points from 11 games. Buckingham will need to improve on their defense, which has conceded 13 goals in the last five games.
The situation of rivals North East United is no better. The Highlanders have not won any of their last six games. Khalid Jamil is frustrated that he gave up the game after taking the lead in five of these matches. North East, who have just 9 points from 10 games, will be relegated to last place if they lose today. The match ended in a 3-1 draw between the two teams earlier in the season.
Hyderabad FC topped the list with a win over East Bengal yesterday. In the 12th match of the season, Hyderabad defeated East Bengal by four unanswered goals. Bartholomew Ogbeche scored a hat-trick to give Hyderabad the lead. Ogbeche’s brilliant goals came in the 21st, 44th and 74th minutes.