The win narrowed their deficit to one point from the top 4. Meanwhile, Mumbai City FC have recently encountered some rocky road. This defeat cuts their 3 point lead at the top. Hyderabad FC (2nd), do have a game in hand as well.
Odisha FC: Player Ratings
Coach: Kiko Ramirez
Goalkeeper: K. Singh (7.5/10)
Defenders: H. Antonay (6.5/10), H. Rodas (6.5/10), V. Mongil (6.5/10), S. Panwar (5/10)
Midfielders: T. S. Moirangthem (7/10), J. Mawihmingthanga (9.5/10), Vanmalsawma (6/10), N. Kumar (6/10)
Forwards: J. Hernandez (9/10), A. Cabrera (8/10)
Substitutes: Jonathas (7.5/10), L. Krasniqi (7.5/10), P. Ramfangzauva (6/10), Lalruatthara (6/10), Lalhlimpuia (N/A)
Mumbai City FC: Player Ratings
Coach: Des Buckingham
Goalkeeper: M. Nawaz (5.5/10)
Defenders: A. Ranawade (6/10), M. Singh (5.5/10), R. Bheke (6.5/10), M. Desai (6/10)
Midfielders: Lalengmawia (6/10), A. Jahouh (8.5/10)
Forwards: Cassinho (8/10), B. Singh (7/10), I. Angulo (7/10), R. Fernandes (6/10)
Substitutes: M. Desai (6/10), G. Singh (6/10), Ygor (6.5/10), B. Inman (6/10)
Player of the Match :
Jerry Mawihmingthanga’s all-round performance saw him win the Hero of the Match award. The Indian winger hit form just when Odisha needed it. He scored a brace and bagged an assist to script an incredible second-half comeback for his side.
Mawihmingthanga was at his creative best as he created 3 chances for his teammates. He also helped out his full-back by tracking back and making 2 recoveries.
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