Odisha FC who has struggled throughout the season has been brutally thrashed as the Islanders dominated the game. The word go as Bipin completed a hat-trick while Ogbeche netted a brace.
Odisha now have only nine points in nineteen matches which secures them their position at the bottom of the table. Whereas Mumbai City have third-seven points in nineteen matches and are currently placed at the second position of the table.
Odisha FC 1-6 Mumbai City FC Team News:
Sergio Lobera Did not used the same formation (4-2-3-1) even after the defeat against Jamshedpur FC. However, he made four major changes in the squad, Playing Obegeche, Bipin, Dakshinamurthy, and M Singh.
Odisha FC’s head coach changed their formation after the defeat against Goa FC and used (4-4-2) as their formation replacing the whole front three with Onwu and Mauricio.
Odisha FC 1-6 Mumbai City FC Post-match Analysis:
The match started well for the Kalinga warriors as the Islanders were looking out of touch and Odisha even managed to win a penalty in the ninth minute of the match and Mauricio capitalized on it too. But Mumbai weren’t behind for too long they scored after five minutes.
Odisha put on a good fight for the next twenty minutes as Mumbai struggled to score from clear-cut chances, but once they managed to score. the floodgates opened, Mumbai’s second goal had a little bit of luck to it. Then just Five minutes later Mumbai struck again making it clear, that who s securing the victory.
With seconds to go before half-time, Goddard found the net with a peach of a goal. Two minutes after the second half started Bipin managed to score again securing his second goal and in the eighty-seventh minute, Bipin secured the match ball by scoring the hattrick. Throughout the second-half, Odisha looked rusty and lacked concentration.
Bipin Singh: The match was all about Bipin Singh and Mumbai’s dominance against Odisha. Bipin’s hattrick broke Odisha’s every hope for a draw.
Odisha’s will pay against East Bengal at GMC Stadium this Saturday in the Indian Super League and Mumbai will face ATK Mohun Bagan at GMC Stadium On Sunday.
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