Preview: Mumbai vs Hyderabad


Table-toppers Mumbai City FC will take on an in-form Hyderabad FC in Match No. 60 of the Indian Super League (ISL) at the GMC Stadium in Bambolin, Goa.

Mumbai City FC are enjoying their best campaign yet in the Indian Super League. The Islanders have managed to record eight wins in 10 games and collect 25 points, to sit on top of the table.

Hyderabad FC has been impressive in this ISL edition. The Nizams currently occupies the fourth position with four wins, 15 points from 10 games. They will look to bring their two-match winning momentum when they clash with Mumbai tonight.

The Islanders have scored in each of their last nine games wherein they also remained unbeaten. During this run, Mumbai scored (17 goals) in each of their last 9 matches. Their defense has also been great. They haven’t conceded any goals against the top three teams in the league.

“I’m very happy and proud of my players. It’s not easy to implement our style of play in a short time,” said Lobera. “If we want to win trophies, the level of our Indian players has to be high throughout the season.”

The Nizams, on the other hand, will look to continue their recent good form in front of the goal. Hyderabad FC have scored eight times in their last two games and will look to test the Mumbai City FC backline.