ISL-SEASON 4-MATCH-13-ATLETICO DE KOLKATA VS JAMSHEDPUR FC
ISL 4 seems to be the season of most goalless draws as Match 13 of Indian Super League 4, held on Dec 1, between Jamshedpur FC and Atletico De Kolkata ended in another goalless draw. This was Jamshedpur’s first home match at the JRD TATA Sports Complex against. Both the teams are yet to post wins in this season. ATK had 54% Possession than Jamshedpur’s 46%.
Massive deadlock in first half
ATK won the toss and chose their side. In the 6th minute, Sameehg won a corner and it was a good chance for the hosts, but the shot sailed directly into the keeper’s hands. After 5 minutes, Memo’s powerful strike sailed over the post and Jamshedpur made a positive start to the game. It was a testing ground for the players, as they found it difficult to control the ball. Both the teams were not able to get a breakthrough in the game as they were making minor fouls and simply passing the ball to each other to keep the possession. In the 27th minute, Kervon Belfort took the ball from Thrope and made a run to the penalty area and unleashed a shot, but the defender managed to deflect it. Sameehg passed the ball to Jerry, but his shot hit the side netting.
In the 32nd minute, Zequinha’s shot was comfortably saved by Subrata Paul, but he was not able to hold the ball and rebounded. Hitesh Sharma slotted the rebounded ball into the net and players started celebrating. But the referee flagged it as offside. In the 40th minute, Jerry got another chance to score but his shot was off target as Jussi made a good save. Both the teams went into the break goalless.
Both teams still in search of their first win
As the 2nd half started both the teams came into the half with an intent of breaking the deadlock. In the 47th minute, Prabir Das made a superb pass to Robin Singh. Alas, the shot lacked power and was superbly saved by Paul. In the 57th minute, Farukh unleashed a shot with more force towards the post, but Jussi saved it with a powerful dive. In the 71st minute, Conor Thomas took a shot from a long distance with a powerful strike, but it was thwarted by Paul safely. The match ended in a draw with a score line of 0-0. Jamshedpur played out their 3rd successive draw in this season without scoring any goal.
FINAL MATCH SCORE
|MOMENT OF THE MATCH||SUBRATA PAUL|
|WINNING PASS OF THE MATCH||PRABIR DAS|
|EMERGING PLAYER||PRABIR DAS|
|FITTEST PLAYER||JERRY MAWHMINGTHANGA|
|HERO OF THE MATCH||MEMO|
ISL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Jamshedpur FC and Atletico De Kolkata.
Kolkata tweet after the game
— ATK (@WorldATK) December 1, 2017
ISL tweet after the match
— Indian Super League (@IndSuperLeague) December 1, 2017
Jamshedpur tweet after their first home game ended in draw.
— Jamshedpur FC (@JamshedpurFC) December 1, 2017