Mumbai Metropolis FC hammered Chennaiyin FC with a 6-2 defeat in Match 29 of the Indian Tremendous League right here on Saturday.
With the win, Mumbai returned to the second place from fourth within the factors desk with 12 from six matches. Chennaiyin, in sixth place, continued with its dropping streak at house. It has seven factors from 5 matches.
Chennaiyin opened its account early within the first half after Petar Sliskovic’s highly effective header beat Mumbai keeper Phurha Lalchenpa. Chennaiyin saved the stress on and elevated the lead via El Khayati whose first shot ricocheted off the leg of defender Mehtab Singh and went once more to Khayati.
This time, the Dutch’s shot on the rebound discovered the again of the online.
Mumbai diminished the lead via a smooth aim by Pereyra Diaz and equalised within the first half via a penalty by Greg Stewart.
It was an eventful first-half the place the groups shared two targets every. Three targets within the second half by Metropolis got here via its substitutes, Vinit Rai, D. Vignesh and Rowllin Borges.
Chennaiyin was shocked by the tempo of Mumbai after the break. The third aim by Metropolis was an exquisite cut-back by Bipin Singh to Vinit Rai. The midfielder’s highly effective shot from outdoors the field to the keeper’s left rattled the again of the online.
Then, Vignesh’s fierce left-footer gave little time to ‘keeper Debjit Majumder to react because the Islanders scored its fifth.
It was a great group effort by Mumbai for its fifth aim. Bipin did nicely to search out Noguera with a cut-back. Noguera’s preliminary contact was not good, however he recovered nicely to shoot from a good angle and discover the online.
Bipin Singh accomplished the rout by scoring within the dying minutes. His preliminary shot was saved by Debjit, however the rebound fell straight at Bipin’s ft. He made no mistake in slotting the ball house on the second try.
Mumbai Metropolis FC 6 (Pereyra Diaz 33, Stewart 45 (P), Vinit 49, Vignesh 60, Noguera 65, Bipin 90) bt Chennaiyin 2 (Sliskovic 19, El Khayati 32).