ISL 7: Arrange for second-leg revealed, play-off dates to be released later on
Panaji (Goa) [India], January 2 (ANI): Football Sports Advancement Limited (FSDL) on Saturday announced the staying 11 rounds of fixtures for the continuous 2020-21 season of Indian Super League (ISL). The 2nd half of the season will start from Tuesday, January 12, 2021, as NorthEast United FC hosts Bengaluru FC at the Tilak Maidan Stadium. There will further be 7 double-headers in the remainder of the 55 league games of the season, all used Sundays.
The historic ISL season 7 kicked off on November 20, marking the return of major live sporting action in the country in the middle of much anticipation.
ATK Mohun Bagan’s historical Kolkata derby return leg fixture versus SC East Bengal on Friday, February 19, at the JL Nehru Stadium grabs the spotlight. ATK Mohun Bagan will likewise be playing in the final league video game of the season against Mumbai City FC as the league stage ends on February 28.
As the new year kicks in, ATK Mohun Bagan ended up 2020 at the top of the table, carefully followed by Mumbai City FC with the remaining 9 teams positioning a stiff difficulty to fall them. It will be fascinating to see how the fortunes alter with each team having had a glimpse of their challengers’ firepower.
Lots will be at stake with the top 4 positions for grab, consisting of the most important League Winner’s guard.
The schedule and venue for the playoffs and last will be announced at a later date. (ANI).