Mumbai City FC rode on Bipin Singh’s hat-trick as it thrashed bottom-placed Odisha FC 6-1 in their penultimate Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21) match at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim on Wednesday.
Bipin’s hat-trick was the first of the season, while Mumbai was further helped by Nigerian striker Bartholomew Ogbeche’s brace and a sublime goal from Cy Goddard.
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Mumbai City vs Odisha FC
With the comfortable victory, Mumbai City stayed in contention for the League Winners Shield. The Islanders will next take on ATK Mohun Bagan, the table topper, on February 28 in their final league contest.
Though Odisha took everyone by surprise with an early goal off a penalty by Diego Maurico, the Islanders quickly took charge with four goals in the first sesion. Ogbeche scored five minutes after Mauricio to equalise and then Mumbai City scored three goals in six minutes to seize the…