Mumbai City FC has been a two-time semifinalist in the Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21), but the title has eluded the Islanders over the last six years. Despite having some top names in the squad, the teams failed to qualify for the playoffs last season and finished fifth.
This time, with City Football Group, the owner of Premier League giant Manchester City, acquiring a majority stake in Mumbai City, the club has undergone a complete overhaul.
With Sergio Lobera taking charge as coach, Mumbai City has acquired quite a few key players from his former side FC Goa, including Mandar Rao Dessai, Hugo Boumous, Ahmed Jahouh and Mourtada Fall.
Hugo Boumous (in orange bib) will be among Mumbai City FC’s key players in the seventh season of the Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21). – Twitter…