In Indian Super League – 2020-21, ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) will be faced off against the team Mumbai City FC (MCFC) for the 55th match of the league in Round-1. Today match prediction will be for the team Mumbai City FC (MCFC). It will be the tenth match for MCFC in ISL – 2020-21. MCFC holds the first position in the league standings, with 22 points in their account. So far, they played total of 9 matches, in which they have won 7 matches, tied one match and lost one match. The total goals for the team are 16 and against the team are 4. In the last match, they played against the team Bengaluru FC (BFC) on January 5th, in which MCFC has scored 3 goals, while the opponent team has been stuck with one goal only, which ended in a victory for MCFC.
Prior to this success, they played against the team Kerala Blasters FC (KBFC) on January 2nd, in which MCFC has scored 2 goals, while the opponent team has been stuck with none, which ended in a victory for MCFC. Their losing streak is one and winning streak is 7. Their form in the last 5 matches is W W W D W. Like the last matches, they should keep up their good performance in the upcoming matches, and it will help them to stay top in the league standings of Indian Super League – 2020-21. Let’s see whether they will win this match or not.
On the other hand, today match prediction will be for the team ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB). It will be the tenth match for ATKMB in Indian Super League – 2020-21. ATKMB holds the second position in the league standings, with 20 points in their account. So far, they played total of 9 matches, in which they have won 6 matches, tied 2 matches and lost one match. The total goals for the team are 10 and against the team are 3. In the last match, they played against the team NorthEast United FC (NEUFC) on January 3rd, in which ATKMB has scored 2 goals, while the opponent team has been stuck with none, which ended in a victory for ATKMB.
Before this success, they played against the team Chennaiyin FC (CFC) on December 29th, in which both the teams didn’t score any goals, which ended in a draw for both the teams. Their form in the last 5 matches is W D W W D. Like the last match, they should keep up the winning streaks in the upcoming matches, and it will help them to move top position in the league standings of Indian Super League – 2020-21. Let’s see whether they will win this match or not.
ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) – Key Players:
Sandesh Jhingan, who is a defender player. He is the highest-paid player in the league. In the previous season, due to an unfortunate injury missing his entirety. With his excellent game-reading ability, a knack for making clutch clearances and willingness to play out from the back.
Tiri, who is a defender player. He and Sandesh Jhingan will play an important role in the defence. In fact, he has been transferred to ATK Mohun Bagan three times in the past and was an integral part of the Jamshedpur FC defence from 2017-2019 where he made over 50 appearances for the club.
Roy Krishna, who is a forward player. He was the joint golden boot winner last season with 15 goals. Whichever team, he plays for and manages to score an amazing number of goals. His impressive performances along with leadership abilities propelled ATK to their third ISL title last season.
David Williams, who is a forward player. He is an expert, when it comes to finishing chances. Without doubt Roy Krishna along with David Williams will be the key for the Kolkata side.
Michael Soosairaj, who is a defensive midfielder. He is Indian football’s rising star and also, he played for Jamshedpur FC and Chennaiyin FC in the ISL leagues. Soosairaj has scored 3 goals and 20 appearances in the league. He will be joined in midfield by the likes of Pronay Halder and new signing Bradden Inman.
Mumbai City FC (MCFC) – Key Players:
Mandar Rao Dessai, who is a defender player and also former FC Goa captain. He is the most capped player in the ISL with 97 appearances. He initially was a left-winger, but has been effectively used at left-back over the years. His attacking approach has seen him score 6 goals and make 11 assists in his ISL career so far.
Bartholomew Ogbeche, who is a star forward player and arrivals from Kerala Blasters. The ace striker added 15 goals and one assist to his tally with Kerala Blasters FC in Hero ISL 2019-20.
Hugo Boumous, will play the role of attacking midfielder. In the last season, he studded with 11 goals and 10 assists.
Arminder Singh, who is a goalkeeper. He has been first choice for MCFC over the years, irrespective of the management changes. The former Bengaluru FC and Pune FC shot-stopper has played 72 games in the ISL for various clubs, kept 19 clean-sheets, and has an impressive record of just 1.38 goals conceded per game. He kept 4 clean sheets and made 42 saves for the MCFC-team in the 2019-20 ISL season.
Adam Le Fondre, who is a forward player. He has an impressive record as striker. Fondre played in various divisions of English football, including the Premier League, before joining A-League side Sydney FC. He scored 20 goals and made one assist in the 2019-20 A-League-season.
ATK Mohun Bagan FC Team News:
The 2020–21 ISL season is the first season of ATK Mohun Bagan FC since the merger of ATK and Mohun Bagan. The amalgamation saw the coming together of the old and the new in a classic yet modern package combining the I-League and ISL champions into a new entity. ATK have seen changes throughout the seasons. But following their merger with Kolkata’s iconic club Mohun Bagan, the major change will be ATK’s jersey. The player’s will don the iconic maroon and green instead of ATK’s red and white. But despite the merger, too many changes won’t be seen on the field.
The squad is
ATKMB vs MCFC – Recent Form:
ATK Mohun Bagan: W D W W D
Mumbai City FC: W W W D W
ATK Mohun Bagan Squad :
Arindam Bhattacharya, Tiri, Subhasish Bose, Sandesh Jhingan, Pritam Kotal, Francisco Javi-Hernandez, Glan Martins, Edu Garcia, Manvir Singh, Roy Krishna, David Williams, Aryan Niraj Lamba, Arsh Anwer Shaikh, Dheeraj Singh, Fardin Ali Molla, Avilash Paul, Carl McHugh, Ningombam Engson Singh, Sheikh Sahil, Pronay Halder, Michael Soosairaj, Regin Michael, Prabir Das, Boris Thangjam, Sumit Rathi, Jayesh Rane, Bradden Inman
Mumbai City FC Squad :
Amrinder-Singh Singh, Mourtada Fall, Amey Ranawade, Hernan Santana, Bipin-Singh Singh, Hugo Boumous, Cy Goddard, Rowllin Borges, Mandar Rao Dessai, Raynier Fernandes, Bartholomew Ogbeche, Mohamad Rakip, Vikram Pratap Singh, Bidyananda-Singh Singh, Sarthak Golui, Valpuia, Vikram Lathbir Singh, Tondonba-Singh Singh, Mehtab Singh, Nishit Shetty, Ahmed Jahouh, Phurba Lachenpa, Adam Le Fondre, Vignesh Dakshinamurthy, Farukh Choudhary, Mohammed Asif, Pranjal Bhumij, Sourav Das