ISL 2020-21, North East United FC vs Mumbai City FC Latest Updates : North East defeated Mumbai by Appiah's Goal and lead by 1-0
On the strength of former Ghanaian international player Kwesi Appiah's Goal, North East United FC beat Mumbai City FC by 1-0, making a grand opening for ISL (Indian Super League) 2020-21 on Saturday.
Mumbai passed 306 in the first 45 minutes here on Saturday but Mumbai City failed to hit a single shot. In the first half of this football match, Ahmed Jahouh of Mumbai City was shown the red card. And after he left the ground, the difficulties of the Mumbai City team, playing with 10 players, increased greatly during the game.
Morocco's Ahmed Jahouh was given a red card after demolishing a Khassa Camara of the North East. In the second half of the match, in the 47th minute of the match, the header of Australian defender Dylan Fox of North East, crashed into the hand of Mumbai City's Rawlyn Bojans. The referee then gave a penalty to North East. And then Appiah converted it into a goal and gave North East a 1-0 lead.
However, Mumbai City has not won the trophy for ISL yet. In such a situation, his team will hope that this time under the leadership of Sergio Lobera, they will win the trophy of Isle 2020-21. It is worth mentioning that football coach Sergio Lobera guided the previous season's Shield winners to Goa