ISL 2016: Atletico de Kolkata owe their second trophy to tactical approach, perfect balance of players
Ten draws. Five wins. Two defeats. Twenty goals scored. Champions! Atletico de Kolkata, the pre-tournament favorites, were a modicum of consistency all through ISL 2016
Atletico de Kolkata were crowned the Indian Super League champions for the second time in three seasons overcoming a dogged Kerala Blasters side following a 1-1 draw after extra time. Here are the biggest takeaways from the ISL final
Atletico de Kolkata claimed their second Indian ISL title in three years after bettering Kerala Blasters 4-3 (1-1) on penalties in the final.
Atletico de Kolkata aim for a second ISL trophy as they take on Kerala Blasters in the final. Follow our blog for live scores and regular updates.
Atletico de Kolkata were off to a slow start in the third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL), but produced a turnaround in the semi-finals to get the better of Mumbai City FC to enter the final.
"We have played with passion yesterday. Now our job is to focus on the second leg," Postiga said about their 13 December match as a goal aggregate will determine the finalist.
Iain Hume struck twice as former champions Atletico de Kolkata rallied to edge past Mumbai City FC 3-2 in the first leg of the Indian Super League semifinals, in Kolkata on Saturday.
ATK know well that they have to get our of their "draw" mode and go for the kill against an in-form Mumbai City FC in their ISL semi-final first leg.
With a semifinal appearance in each and every Indian Super League season, Atletico de Kolkata is arguably the league’s most consistent club.
Diego Forlan could be the difference between the two Indian Super League (ISL) semi-finalists on Saturday and his Mumbai City FC coach Alexandre Guimaraes on Friday said the Uruguayan superstar is one player who wants to contribute in each game.
Atletico have registered 68 shots on target over the course of the season, the second most in the league, but have found the back of the net on only 16 occasions.
Pune's season never really started. They were handicapped by injuries and late signings, and had one home match too many at the start of the season.
Defensive mistakes have been Atletico's Achilles' heel for the entire duration of the tournament - on Tuesday, the faux pas came from an unlikely source.
Former champions Atletico de Kolkata secured a place in the play-offs for the third successive season following their 1-1 draw against Kerala Blasters on Tuesday.
Atletico de Kolkata will look to return to winning ways and secure a semi-final berth when they take on bottom-placed FC Goa in an Indian Super League.
Atletico started the game with an intensity. But Sereno's hamstring injury early in the second half which turned the tide in Chennaiyin's favour.
Defending champions Chennaiyin FC rallied from one-goal deficit to play out a 1-1 draw against Atletico de Kolkata in their Indian Super League football match in Chennai on Sunday.
NorthEast United FC coach Nelo Vingada expressed his disappointment at the linesman's error which led to Atletico de Kolkata scoring the equaliser.
ISL 2016: Atletico de Kolkata, NorthEast United share the spoils after late equaliser from Iain Hume
Canadian footballer Iain Hume's last-ditch goal earned Atletico de Kolkata a crucial point in a 1-1 draw against NorthEast United FC in an Indian Super League (ISL) match here on Thursday.
Delhi Dynamos maintained their unbeaten run at home despite playing the entire second half with 10 men, as they rallied twice to hold Atletico de Kolkata 2-2 in an enthralling Indian Super Lague (ISL) football match in New Delhi on Sunday.