Mumbai Metropolis obtained the higher of ATK Mohun Bagan 2-1 to elevate the 2020-21 Indian Tremendous League (ISL) trophy on Saturday.
By profitable the title and having secured the ISL Protect together with a spot within the AFC Champions League group stage by ending first within the standings within the common season, Lobera and Mumbai Metropolis have turn out to be the primary membership to ‘do the ISL double’ within the competitors’s historical past.
The previous Barcelona assistant had virtually led FC Goa to the ISL Protect final season earlier than his premature exit from the Goan outfit the place he had delivered the 2019 Tremendous Cup title moreover main the aspect to a few consecutive play-offs that included a runners-up end in 2018-19.
The Islanders had the superior head-to-head benefit having overwhelmed Bagan 1-Zero and 2-Zero in the middle of the season earlier than the 2 sides would meet once more within the last. Each the Mumbai and Kolkata-based groups completed the common season with 40 factors, which is the joint-highest factors tally within the ISL together with that achieved by Bengaluru FC in ISL season 4.
Within the play-offs, Mumbai Metropolis obtained the higher of FC Goa 6-5 by way of penalties within the second tie after an entire 120+ minutes encounter and an thrilling 2-2 draw of their first leg whereas ATK Mohun Bagan defeated NorthEast United 3-2 on combination.
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