NorthEast play out 1-1 draw with Mumbai FC
NorthEast United FC played out a 1-1 draw against Mumbay City FC in an inconsequential Indian Super League match to end at the bottom position in the football tournament on Wednesday. The home team missed some good opportunities after taking the 34th minute when Spanish striker Sergio Contreras Pardo (Koke) scored the first goal from the penalty spot. Mumbai striker Sushil Kumar Singh equalised in the 84th minute off a pass from Czech Republic’s Jan Stohanzl with Swiss teammate Tiago Ribeiro initiating the move. Both NorthEast and Mumbai were out of contention for a semifinal spot before the match. Mumbai ended the tournament at seventh just above NorthEast United FC with 16 points in the eight-team league table. NorthEast ended the tournament with 15 points.