Mumbai City FC won the 22nd match of ongoing Hero Indian Super League 2017. Mumbai’s football club defeated Chennai’s team by 1-0 score. The ISL match was played at Mumbai Football Arena on 10th December 2017. Confronting against Chennaiyin FC, the home team managed to score one goal. With this win, Mumbai City FC’s rank improved in ISL points table.
The soccer match began with both teams struggling hard to score the first goal. Though Mumbai’s team received maximum support from the audiences gathered in the stadium, the team found it quite difficult to score the first goal as the rival side was competing hard. The footballers’ continuous efforts to score 1st goal did not pay off in the first half of the game.
At 60th minute, Mumbai’s football player Achille Emana scored first goal for his team and Mumbai City FC took 1-0 lead in the match. After the home team acquired dominance over the match, Chennai’s footballers tried their best to score the goal and level the score. But, the team did not manage to do so and ended up facing defeat against the host team.
Mumbai City FC is scheduled to play its next match against Atletico de Kolkata on 17th December 2017 at Mumbai Football Arena. Chennaiyin FC will be competing against Bengaluru FC on December 17 at Sree Kanteerava stadium, which is situated in Bengaluru. Victory in that match is necessary for Chennai’s team to achieve strong position in ISL standings.