ISL 7: Set up for second-leg announced, play-off dates to be launched later
Panaji (Goa) [India], January 2 (ANI): Football Sports Advancement Limited (FSDL) on Saturday revealed the remaining 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 video games of the season, all played on Sundays.
The historic ISL season 7 kicked off on November 20, marking the return of significant live sporting action in the nation in the middle of much anticipation.
ATK Mohun Bagan’s historic Kolkata derby return leg component versus SC East Bengal on Friday, February 19, at the JL Nehru Stadium gets the limelight. ATK Mohun Bagan will also be playing in the last league video game of the season versus 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 staying 9 teams posturing a stiff challenge to fall them. It will be intriguing to see how the fortunes change with each group having had a glance of their challengers’ firepower.
Lots will be at stake with the top 4 positions for grab, including the most essential League Winner’s shield.
The schedule and location for the playoffs and final will be revealed at a later date. (ANI).