Mumbai Metropolis FC maintained its place on the prime of the desk, with an emphatic 2-Zero victory over Hyderabad FC in an Indian Tremendous League encounter on the Tilak Maidan Stadium, Vasco on Sunday.
Mumbai Metropolis’s twin strikes got here in open play by D. Vignesh and Adam le Fondre. Mumbai Metropolis now has 16 factors from seven matches. Hyderabad’s first defeat in six matches means it stays on 9 factors and in sixth place.
What was turning right into a quiet first half exploded with a beautiful objective within the 38th minute. Ahmed Jahouh’s lengthy ball from midfield noticed Bipin Singh volley to D. Vignesh. The 24-year-old superior just a few steps and fired a strong left-footer that discovered the again of the online.
Hyderabad had the perfect likelihood to equalise within the 44th minute. A superb cross by Akash Mishra discovered Mohamad Yasir in the appropriate place to move in, however he messed it up.
The introduction of ahead Liston Colaco early within the second half instead of Nikhil Poojary was anticipated to alter the sport, however the second objective put paid to Hyderabad’s hopes.
Striker le Fondre made it 2-Zero with a agency right-footer on a cross from Rowllin Borges on the left. Thereafter, Mumbai was rock-solid in defence giving Hyderabad not even the whiff of an opportunity.
The outcomes: Mumbai Metropolis 2 (D. Vignesh 38, Adam le Fondre 59) bt Hyderabad FC 0.
Kerala Blasters 1 (Jeakson Singh 90+4) drew with East Bengal 1 (Bakary Kone 13 OG)
Monday’s match: ATKMB vs Bengaluru FC, 7.30 p.m.