Goa, Jan 26: In a Hero Indian Super League match today North East United FC vs ATK Mohun Bagan FC, Mohun Bagan lost to NEUFC 2-1.
NEUFC players Celebrating after Gallego scores
Till the end of Half - time score goes to be 0-0 as both the teams missed opportunities from their side. In the second half first goal was scored by Machado of NEUFC on 60 minutes and took NEUFC to 1-0 lead. Equalizer was scored by Mohun Bagans Hrishan on 72 minutes. Then the next goal by F. Gallego of NEUFC on 81 minutes gave North East the 2-1 lead and the lead was maintained till the end of the match with a tight defence which has not allowed Mohun Bagan to find the way to the nets again.
With this win NEUFC has reached the 5th place in the ISL points table after completing 13 matches with 4 wins, 6 draws, and 3 loss earning 18 points which is same as Hyderabad FC just one goal difference has placed Hyderabad in 4th place above NEUFC.
On the next Matches of NEUFC is going to take on Mumbai City FC on 30/01/2020, 7:30pm at GMC Stadium, Goa. A hard match as Mumbai City is on the top of the points table and has already fixed its place for play offs.