ISL-SEASON 5-MATCH-4-MUMBAI CITY FC VS JAMSHEDPUR FC
Match 4 of Indian Super League 5, held on Oct 2 ,saw the Mumbai City FC play against Jamshedpur FC.
Jamshedpur FC defeated Mumbai City FC by 2-0 to kick-start their campaign with a commanding victory at the Mumbai Football Arena in Mumbai. Jamshedpur FC had 53% possession than Mumbai’s 47%.
Jamshedpur entered the break with a one goal cushion.
Mumbai City FC won the toss and chose their side. In the first 20 minutes, both the sides played most of the ball in the midfield. The real chance of the game came for the hosts in the next minute when Paulo Machado’s shot from the corner found Lucian Goian in the middle. However, he made a good connection on the ball, but his header sailed over the bar. In the 28th minute, Jamshedpur took the lead through Arques. Arques overcooked cross-found Carlos on the left who in turn sent an inch-perfect cross at the far post to Arques who then headed the ball inside the post. In the 36th minute, Sanju played a ball to Goian inside the box, but his shot hit the side netting as he lost his balance. Mumbai was defensively good, but offense wise they were very bad. Finally, Jamshedpur headed into the break with a 1-0 lead.
Jmashedpur dominated throughout the game to defeat Mumbai
As the second half started in the 48th minute, the visitors had a brilliant chance to double their lead. Carlos sent a superb ball, which found Tiri in the middle, and he headed it towards the goal. However, Goain made a superb goal-line clearance to deny a goal for them. After 3 minutes, Sanju played an excellent through ball to Bastos. However, the keeper saved his shot easily as it lacked enough power. In the next minute, Subhasish made yet another stunning save to deny a goal for the hosts from Sougou’s header. In the 64th minute Jerry’s cross-found Carlos, but his shot was miscued at the far post. However Passi was on the receiving end directed it towards the Goal, but his shot went over the crossbar. In the 77th minute, Raynier cross-found Rafique in the medal and he headed the ball into the goal. However, the referee ruled out the goal as Rafique was found to be on an offside. In the added time, Jamshedpur doubled their lead as Sergio played Morgado through and he smashed the ball past the keeper to seal the tie. Finally, Jamshedpur won the game comfortably by 2-0.
FINAL MATCH SCORE
|SWIFT LIMITLESS PLAYER OF THE MATCH||Lucian Goian
|WINNING PASS OF THE MATCH||Carlos Calvo|
|HERO OF THE MATCH||Jerry
ISL on Social Media
Here are some of the popular social media posts on the clash between Mumbai City FC and Jamshedpur FC.
Mumbai City FC tweet after the game
FT: MUM 0-2 JAM
— Mumbai City FC (@MumbaiCityFC) October 2, 2018
ISL tweet after the match
— Indian Super League (@IndSuperLeague) October 2, 2018
Jamshedpur FC tweet after the game
👑 | FT: MUM 0 – 2 JAM 😎
That’s exactly how you do it! 3 points in the bag!
— Jamshedpur FC (@JamshedpurFC) October 2, 2018