Jamshedpur FC (JFC) put in a tenacious shift as it beat ATK Mohun Bagan (ATKMB) 2-1 at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim to earn its first win of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 season.
It was also the first defeat of the season for Antonio Habas’ ATKMB as it stayed put on the second position in the table.
Nerijus Valskis put Owen Coyle’s men ahead in the 30th minute when he sent a powerful header from Aitor Monroy’s corner kick into the back of the net. The Lithuanian made it 2-0 in the 66th minute when he redirected Mohammed Mobashir’s corner kick past the goalkeeper.
JFC was denied its first cleansheet of the season when Manvir Singh’s header fell for Roy Krishna who rounded off the keeper to score his fourth goal in as many matches.
Here are the talking points from the game.
Krishna’s goal raises more questions about refereeing
In the 80th minute, Manvir won a header…