- Thanks to Nerigas Valaskis, Jamshedpur FC beat ATK Mohan Bagan 2-1 in an ISL match
- Nerigas Valaskis scored two for Jamshedpur FC while Roy Krishna scored for ATK Mohan Bagan
Two goals from Nerijas Valaskis forced Jamshedpur FC to face ATK Mohan Bagan for the first defeat in the Indian Super League (ISL) on Monday. This was Jamshedpur FC’s first win in four matches. ATK Mohan Bagan’s first defeat in four matches. Please tell that Jamshedpur FC defeated ATK Mohan Bagan 2-1. Last season’s Golden Boot winner Jamshedpur FC striker Nerijas Valaskis scored in the 30th and 66th minute, while in the 80th minute Roy Krishna narrowed the gap to ATK Mohan Bagan’s defeat.
Lithuania striker Nerijas Valkysk gave Jamshedpur FC an edge through a brilliant header from his Ater Monroy pass. Nerijas Valaskis made a jump at the right time and through a strong header put the ball into the net from Arindam Bhattacharya. Nerijas Valaskis then scored his second goal on Monroy’s corner kick to give Jamshedpur FC a 2–0 lead. Nerijas Valaskis has scored five goals so far and has become the joint goalscorer with the most goals this season.
ATK Mohan Bagan had to bear the brunt of its weak defense. Nerigas Valaskis was not surrounded by any player, due to which he did not have difficulty in getting the ball in the net.
The thrill continued even after the goal of Nerigus Valaskis
ATK Mohan Bagan’s Roy Krishna scored in the 80th minute, which looked clear off-side. But still, ATK was given the goal. In the final moments of the match, substitute Manvir Singh shot from inside the box and almost aimed right, but it was a bit away from the post and Jamshedpur FC managed to take their lead.
This defeat means that ATK Mohan Bagan has 9 points from four matches and is sitting in second place, trailing Mumbai City. Where the Red Minors are ranked seventh in the points table with five points from four matches. Jamshedpur FC made two changes to their team which prevented Hyderabad FC from a 1–1 draw. Oven Coyle gave William the first great pass while the goalkeeper remained behind due to suspension. ATK Mohan Bagan coach Antonio Habas made three changes to the team that beat Odisha FC. Yes, despite a fresh start the Mariners suffered a setback.