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Live ISL 2016 Semi Final: Mumbai City FC 0-0 Atletico de Kolkata

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Full Time : Mumbai City 0-0 Atletico de Kolkata (2-3 aggregate)

ATK go through and deservedly so. They held out with 10 men for more than 45 minutes. Mumbai lacked ideas in the final third and will look back on that manic first half in Kolkata including Forlan's moment of madness. Kolkata await the winner of Delhi and Kerala. Later tonight India U-17 World Cup Squad is playing against Atletico Paranese in Brazil , Do join us for that game .

90+4' There goes the full-time whistle and ATK go through.

90+2' Goian with another volley bounces in front of the keeper who gathers.





90+1' Into four minutes of added time. Goian's header straight at the keeper.

90+1' Substitution ATK. lLara off Doutie on .

90' Another Mumbai cross Debjit flaps and Chhetri gets under the ball hits his header over.

89' Norde finally gets in behind and flashes a cross across goal Jackichand comes in on it and skies his woeful effort.

88' Lara clips it in Mumbai clear.

87' Goian fouls Belencoso. Same old story another cheap free-kick.

86' Goian with a shot from the edge of the box gets blocked.

84' Mumbai substitution. Cafu has come on.

82' Defederico with a shot from the edge of the box has Debjit scrambling

80' Offside flag up against Jackichand as another attack fizzles out.

79' Another Mumbai corner easily cleared.

77' Mumbai cross in and keeper's catch.

76' Lara's free-kick and Pearson was unmarked at the back post but it header goes just over.

75' Another Goian foul on Belencoso another free-kick.

73' Lara's free-kick and Amrinder's catch from under his crossbar.

72' Lara's corner Amrinder's punch clear.

70' Debjit has been a bot of spectator since that early chance for Chhetri.

69' Substitution Mumbai Vadocz off Cunha on.

68' Debjit with a dazzling runs gets behind Keegan and earns a corner. Goian heads but can't get over the ball.

65' Mumbai corner which Debjit collects and earns a foul.

64' Now Costa tries one from distance and emulates Goian.

63' Goian with a shot from distance and well over. Mumbai getting a bit desperate.

60' Lara beats Ralte and his his inviting crosses flashes right across goal past Belencoso.

58' Clipped in by Lara easily cleared.

57' Goian fouls Brelencoso. Free-kick ATK.

56' Substitution Mumbai Sehnaj off Jackichand on.

55' Defederico with the corner. Which is easily cleared.

54' Mumbai are just wasting possession with aimless diagonals. Debjit really hasn't been tested enough.

52' Mumbai haven't won a game this season without Diego Forlan. That stat needs to change.

50' Expect there to be incessant Mumbai pressure in the second half with Kolkata down to 10.

49' Defederico fires one near post but the keeper gets across to it.

48' Norde gets the ball on the edge of the box and drives one which goes wide.

47' Ruidas off Keegan on.

46' Back underway in the second half.

Sunil Chhetri with the chance of the half but he's low on confidence and couldn't beat Debjit. The real moment of controversy came in Robert's sending off. Mumbai haven't been pleased with some if the tackling from ATK. Kolkata have been compact but that red card might have turned the game. We'll be back for what promises to be a manic second half.

45+4' There goes the whistle what afrantic half of football.

45+3' Ruidas gets booked. This one is getting feisty and Defederico totally skews the free-kick.

45+2' Lalrindika fouls and concedes a free-kick in midfield.

45+1' We go into three minutes of added time as Gerson warms the keeper's hands.

45' Borja has tucked in to centre-back.

44' Defederico takes the free-kicks but the offside flag goes up against Chhetri.

43' RED CARD. Robert fouls Defederico. He's already been booked and is dismissed.

42' Mumbai players already accusing Kolkata of time wasting. Guimaraes gets involved and the referee has to intervene.

41' Mumbai corner taken near post to Chhetri and comes off Lara. Clipped back and Vadocz goes wide with the header.

39' Pritam's foul on Norde. Free-kick. Taken short back into the Mumbai half.Soon after Norde fouls Lalrindika.

37' Clash of heads between Goian and Lalrindika both are down.

35' Robert gets booked . Defederico clips it in and it comes off Borja last but the referee strangely awards a goal-kick.





34' Ruidas with another cross and against he can't pick out Belencoso.

30' Defederico crosses but overhits in and wide.

28' Ruidas with another good cross. As Amrinder flaps the chance falls to an ATK shirt but the shot is blocked.

26' Borja booked for a late challenge for a challenge on Gerson.

25' Norde has made some good runs down this left hand side but needs more support.

23' Substitution ATK Bidyananda off Lalrindika on.

22' The youngster has gone down in midfield and looks to have a niggle.

20' At the other end Ruidas's inviting cross is met by Bidyananda who goes for the spectacular and misses his kick.

18' Amrinder with a long ball forward but Sereno is strong against Defederico.

16' Defederico's corner Borja's header away.

12' Norde and Defederico link up on the edge of the area but the latter is dispossessed by Borja .

10' Mumbai corner taken by Norde fisted clear by the keeper. ATK try to counter but it breaks down.

9' Sereno fouls Chhetri free-kick in midfield.

7' Chance for Mumbai. Chhetri pounces on a lose ball and with only the keeper to beat almost has too much time to think and fluffs his line. Debjit saves.

4' Taken short to Defederico who clips in, Cleared to the edge of the box thumped back in between a sea of bodies. Comes to Defederico who is offside.

3' Norde wins a corner after a bright run down the left.

2' ATK free-kick taken short by Lara. Mumbai concede the throw-in.

1' Let's go Mumbai. We are underway one last time here in the metropolis.

6:56 pmThe teams are out and the anthem is done. Kickoff shortly.

6:45 pm Lineups are out.



Line-ups: Javi Lara returns for Atlético de Kolkata and Mumbai City FC's Sunil Chhetri dons the captain's armband in Mumbai!.


6:40 pm Atletico de Kolkata are the only team to have qualified for the playoffs in all three editions of the ISL and will be keen to make up for their disappointing semi-final loss against eventual winners Chennaiyin FC last season. The visitors will have an advantage as they need only a draw to book their tickets for Sunday’s grand finale in Kochi but head coach Jose Molina said they will not pack the defence and protect their win in Kolkata.



Defederico has been instrumental for Mumbai this season !

6:33 pm The Uruguayan striker who won the Golden Boot at South Africa 2010 was sent off in the first-leg with two yellow cards and will sit out of the all-important return clash. Four of Forlan’s five goals have come at Mumbai Football Arena and Mumbai City FC have not won a single game when Forlan has sat out, including a 1-1 draw against Atletico de Kolkata in Mumbai.

6:30 pm Diego Forlan’s absence could prove to be the biggest handicap for Mumbai City FC as they seek to overturn their first leg Indian Super League semi-final defeat against Atletico de Kolkata.

6:22 pm Hello and welcome everyone to this hugely exciting second leg of the Hero Indian Super League 2016 semi finals.

Pictures Via ISL Media

Published: Tue Dec 13, 2016 09:01 PM IST

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