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In the 67th minute, Roy Krishna of Mohan Bagan not only scored the first goal of the season, but also scored the winning goal for his team.
The 7th season of India’s largest football tournament, the Indian Super League, started on Friday. This is the first major sporting event being held in India in the Corona era. In the first match of the season played in Goa, defending champion ATK Mohan Bagan defeated Kerala Blasters 1-0. The only goal of the match was scored by Roy Krishna.
Mohan Bagan got the lead in the 67th minute
Both teams could not score goals in the first half of the match. After this, Roy Krishna of Mohan Bagan not only scored the first goal of the season in the 67th minute, but also opened the doors of victory for his team. He was also adjudged Hero of the Match.
ATK Mohun Bagan formed together with ATK and Mohun Bagan
Defending champion Atlético de Kolkata teamed up with I-League team Mohun Bagan in July. After this, the team’s name is Atletico de Kolkata Mohun Bagan (ATK Mohun Bagan). At the same time, Goa League Winners are the defending winners of the Shield.
|Team||How many seasons played||Become champion||League winners shield|
|Atlético de Kolkata||6||3 (2014, 2016, 2020)||——–|
|Chennai||6||2 (2015, 2018)||——–|
Prize money is Rs 3.5 crore. Increased, the champion will get 8 crores
The prize money of the tournament has gone up by Rs 3.5 crore since last time. Last season, the prize money was Rs 15 crore, which has now increased to Rs 18.5 crore. The champion will get 8 crores and the runnerup will get 4 crores. At the same time, 1.5–15 million will be given to both semifinalists. Apart from this, Man of the Match, Moment of the Match, Fittest Player of the Match, Emerging Player of the Match, etc. will also be given.
Highest goalscorer in the season
|2015||Steven Mendoza (Chennai)||13|
|2016||Marcelinho (Delhi Dynamos)||10|
|2019–20||Roy Krishna (ATK), Nerijus Valsakis (Chennaiyans), Bartholomew Ogbeche (Kerala Blasters)||15|