ISL: Fikru helps Atletico de Kolkata qualify for semi-finals after a 1-1 draw with 10-man FC Goa

Fikru’s penalty helped Atletico de Kolkata draw with FC Goa and qualify for the semi-finals.

Fikru ISL Semi Final

Atletico de Kolkata met FC Goa in the penulimate game of the Indian Super League needing to avoid a defeat to qualify for the semi-finals. Their opponents had already qualified for the semi-finals and a win would have taken them to the top of the Indian Super League. The last time these two sides met, Atletico de Kolkata had won a closely fought encounter 2-1 in Goa.

FC Goa boss Zico made as many as nine changes to his side that beat Chennaiyin FC 3-1 while his counterpart Antonio Habas made just two changes, with skipper Luis Garcia starting on the bench.

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