Atletico de Kolkata will take on Mumbai City FC in match 28 of the India Super League 2019-20 at the Salt Lake Stadium. The two-time champions will be in search of their third successive home win when struggling Mumbai travels to Kolkata. ATK were held to a goalless draw in their last ISL encounter while the Islanders earned a hard-fought point against NorthEast United in their last match. The two sides have met 11 times in ISL over the course of five seasons and Mumbai have the upper hand with five wins. ATK have recorded four wins while two matches have ended in a draw. In a head-to-head record of the last five matches, Mumbai have two wins to ATK’s one while two matches were drawn. ATK Vs Mumbai City FC - Live Football Score.
ATK are scoring for fun at the Salt Lake Stadium as they have managed eight goals in their two games in Kolkata. David Williams, Roy Krishna and Edu Garcia have scored three goals each and will be eager to get on the score sheet this time after ATK failed to score for the first time in their last match. Meanwhile, Mumbai managed to break the trend of defeats by recording a draw against the Highlanders but will be hoping to go one better this time out. Amine Chermiti has scored three goals this season and will be confident after netting a brace in the last match. Before this clash, we take a look at the results of the last 5 encounters between the sides. ISL 2019–20 Result: Robin Singh’s Late Goal Saves Hyderabad FC from Blushes as the Match Against Bengaluru FC Ends 1-1.
ATK vs Mumbai City FC – February 22, 2019 – Mumbai Won 3-1
The home side dominated in terms of possession but it was the away side that came away with all three points. Modou Sougou scored a brace before half time to put Mumbai in a strong position and them=n completed his hat-trick on the hour mark to put the game to bed. Andre Bikey scored late on but was just a mere consolation goal.
Mumbai City FC vs ATK – November 24, 2018 – Match Drawn 0-0
Chances were few and far between in this match as both sides took a cautious approach. There were only five efforts on target in the match as the teams looked determined to not lose this match. Both sides kept their defensive shape and looked happy with the draw as the match entered on the final minutes.
ATK vs Mumbai City FC – February 18, 2018 – Mumbai Won 2-1
ATK had the lion’s share of possession in the match but Mumbai had better chances and they made them count. Defender Marcio Rosario opened the scoring to give the away side a lead going into half-time. Bipin Singh equalised for the home side, two minutes into the second half but the joy was short-lived as Rafa Jorda put the visitors back in front six minutes later. This was enough for Mumbai to come away with a victory.
Mumbai City FC vs ATK – December 17, 2017 – ATK Won 1-0
ATK’s only win in recent matches came in 2017 at the Mumbai Football Arena. Robin Singh scored nine minutes into the second half to put the visitors in front and that was enough for them to record a victory. Mumbai pushed for an equaliser but could not break through a resolute ATK defence.
Mumbai City FC vs ATK – December 13, 2016 – Match Drawn 0-0
This was the second leg of the 206 semi-finals. ATK won the first leg 3-2 and Mu bai just needed a goal to book their place in the finals. But ATK were resolute and the Islanders could not find a way through their defence. ATK eventually went on to win the finals on penalties against Kerala.
ATK have managed to get maximum points at home this season and will be eager to continue the run against Jorge Costa’s side. The Islanders have a good away record in recent times and will be looking to get a positive result from this game. ATK have a perfect record at home and Mumbai haven’t lost away this season, so the match will be an interesting watch.