Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1 Highlights: 10-men Kalinga Warriors win the first leg over 10-men Mohun Bagan by 2-1 to set up an exciting second leg at Kolkata

Odisha FC beat Mohun Bagan Super Giant by 2-1 at home in the first leg of the ISL 2023-24 semi-final to set up an exciting second-leg contest at Kolkata.

Koushik Biswas and Abishek Goswami
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Roy Krishna scored Odisha's second goal at the home leg

Roy Krishna scored against his former team to give Odisha FC the lead | Image: X

Odisha FC registered their first-ever win in the Indian Super League against Mohun Bagan Super Giant10 men Odisha held on to their lead and finished the home leg with a narrow victory over the 10 men Mariners. Carlos Delgado and Roy Krishna's first-half goals were enough for the Kalinga Warriors to win the first leg of the ISL 2023-24 semi-final at home.

Manvir Singh scored early to give the visitors an early lead but it didn't take Odisha much of a time to make a comeback into the game. Carlos Delgado made the scoreline level. Ahmed Jahouh's cross from the corner and Vishal Kaith misjudged it completely. Delgado was at the perfect position and he made no mistake in putting the ball into the back of the goal.

The visitors were creating lots of opportunities and enjoyed the possession but the home side stuck to their game plan and it helped them throughout the game. Odisha relied on counters and the second goal came right that way.

Amrinder played Roy Krishna through a brilliant ball and the former MBSG forward beat Hector Yuste before putting the ball into the back of the net. He didn't celebrate against his former team but it was a huge blow for Mohun Bagan and they couldn't make a comeback after this.

The second half was expected to be more intense but Odisha and Mohun Bagan both conceded red cards and narrowed down to 10 men. Carlos Delgado and Armando Sadiku both saw their second yellows of the match and now are set to miss the second leg. Both teams tried to create some chances but neither of them could take those chances and the first leg finished 2-1 in favour of Odisha. The second leg will be played on 28th April at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata.

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  • Apr 23, 2024 21:34 IST
    Full-time: Odisha FC 2-1 Mohun Bagan SG

    Odisha FC registered their first-ever win in ISL against Mohun Bagan. 10 men Odisha FC held on to their lead and finished the home leg with a narrow victory over 10 men Mohun Bagan Super Giant. Carlos Delgado first canceled out Manvir Singh's lead and Roy Krishna found the net against his former team to provide Odisha with the first-half lead. The second half was expected to be more amazing but both teams conceded a red card each. Sadiku and Delgado will miss the second leg at Kolkata but it is going to be an exciting contest. If Mohun Bagan manages to make a comeback and win the semi-final, then the final will be played at their home.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:29 IST
    MBSG pushing for the equalizer | 90+1'

    Mohun Bagan is trying everything to get a late equalizer while Odisha is trying to hold on to their narrow lead and doesn't want to concede a late equalizer.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:24 IST
    Double Substitutions for Odisha FC | 84'

    Diego Mauricio and Aniket replace Roy Krishna and Isak.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:21 IST
    What a chance for MBSG! | 82'

    Mohun Bagan almost gets their equalizer. Liston carries the ball through the left flank and sends in a cross for Thapa, but the ball, after a deflection, comes off the post.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:19 IST
    10 vs 10 in Odisha | 80'

    10 minutes left and it is going to be very important for both the teams.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:07 IST
    Red Card to Carlos Delgado | 74'

    What is happening here in Odisha? The Kalinga Warriors are also down to 10 men now. It's a hand ball from Delgado and the referee shows him a yellow card, his second one of the night. It's 10 vs 10 now at the Kalinga Stadium.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:06 IST
    Second Yellow to Sadiku | 67'

    Sadiku and Jahouh go for the ball in the air and the former fouls the Moroccan. Ahmed Jahouh is down to the ground. The referee gives Sadiku his second yellow and MBSG are down to 10 men.

  • Apr 23, 2024 21:01 IST
    What a chance for Odisha! | 65'

    Isak fiers into the final third and beats Anwar Ali. He takes a shot but it gets cleared by Tangri.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:56 IST
    What a chance! | 60'

    Petratos takes the free-kick and he shoots it on target. Amrinder makes a good save but the ball lands on the feet of Anwar. He takes a shot on the rebound but it flies over the net.

    Delgado gets a yellow card and he will miss the away leg against the Mariners.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:51 IST
    Delgado comes into rescue | 55'

    Mohun Bagan tries to score the equalizer. Colaco sends in a cross from the left for Sadiku. But, Delgado intercepts by heading the ball out of danger.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:48 IST
    Colaco's shot flies over the bar | 51'

    Jerry fouls Colaco and it's a free kick for MBSG. Colaco takes the free-kick but the shot goes off target.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:45 IST
    Roy Krishna putting constant pressure | 49'

    Roy Krishna tries to put pressure on Mohun Bagan’s defence. He closes down space for Subhasish Bose but Mohun Bagan survives.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:43 IST
    Roy Krishna becomes Odisha FC's highest goal scorer in a season

    Roy Krishna became Odisha FC’s highest goalscorer in a single season after scoring his side’s second goal in this match. He got past Diego Mauricio’s record of 12.

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:39 IST
    The Second Half begins

    The second half between Odisha and Mohun Bagan begins at the Kalinga Stadium

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:24 IST
    Half-time: Odisha FC 2-1 Mohun Bagan SG

    Half-time in Odisha. The home team is leading by 2-1 at their fortress as Carlos Delgado first cancelled out Manvir Singh's lead and Roy Krishna found the net against his former team. Odisha looked like the better team with more chances created and more touches in the final third.  

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:22 IST
    45+6' | Two yellow cards | OFC 2-1 MBSG

    Yellow cards for Amay Ranawade and Armando Sadiku for going against each other with elbows. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:18 IST
    45' | 5 minutes added to the first half

    5 minutes added to the first half. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:16 IST
    45' | Fall misses the target | OFC 2-1 MBSG

    Odisha FC are on the attack again. Ahmed Jahouh with the cross and Fall jumped in the air to get the header in, but Sadiku did enough to not let Fall have a clean header. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:14 IST
    Roy closing the gap

    All-time goal scorers in ISL history |

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:11 IST
    39' | Roy Krishna scores | OFC 2-1 MBSG

    Roy Krishna with the goal for Odisha FC. Brilliant ball from Amrineder and Roy beats Hector Yuste, who was the only defender in the final third and then puts the ball into the goal after a turn. 

    He decided not to celebrate against his former team. Odisha 2-1 MBSG

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:08 IST
    37' | Jerry goes off target | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Isak Ralte with a great chest trap to receive the ball first and then gave it to Jerry on the right. However, Herry decided to take a chance with along range shot and missed the target. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:05 IST
    34' | Nearly for Dimitri | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Dimitri Petratos went for an Olympico, but Amrinder with a rush punches the ball away for another corner. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 20:04 IST
    33' | Jahouh rescues Odisha | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Dimitri Petratos sends in a cross with his left-foot for Manvir. But, Jahouh heads away the ball for a corner. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:59 IST
    29' | Yellow card | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Abhishek Raghuvanshi gets the yellow card for a foul on Ahmed Jahouh.

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:55 IST
    24' | Petratos misses the target | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Dimitri Petratos's curled free-kick misses the target by a whisker. Though, Amrinder had it covered, he was not happy with the jump of the wall. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:53 IST
    23' | Yellow card for Jahouh | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Yellow card for Ahmed Jahouh for a foul on Anirudh Thapa. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:50 IST
    19' | Anwar with a block | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Mohun Bagan were caught in the counter-attack and a cross whipped in from Amay Ranawade was blocked by Anwar Ali. Jerry was waiting there to tap the ball into the goal. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:49 IST
    18' | Petratos takes his chance | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Dimitri Petratos took his chance with a right-footer from outside the box. Amrinder had an easy save. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:46 IST
    14' | Lucky Kaith | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Ohh Vishal Kaith is so lucky here. Kaith caught Roy Krishna inside the box and the referee at first had signed for a penalty. However, then it was found that Krishna was offside before the tackle. So, Kaith and Mohun Bagan have a sigh of relief. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:43 IST
    11' | Odisha score | OFC 1-1 MBSG

    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates: Delgado equalises for Odisha |

    Carlos Delgado puts everything on level. Two goals, and now have come from a corner. Ahmed Jhaouh whips it, and Vishal Kaith and the defenders miss it completely. An unmarked Delgado puts the ball into the back of the goal. OFC 1-1 MBSG.

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:40 IST
    9' | Three back-to-back corners for Odisha | OFC 0-1 MBSG

    Pressure on Mohun Bagan here. Three corners taken by Ahmed Jahouh but Roy and Mourtada Fall could not be on target with their header. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:38 IST
    7' | Disappointing cross from Isak | OFC 0-1 MBSG

    After making a great run on the flank, Isak Ralte's cross goes straight into the hands of Vishal Kaith. Roy Krishna was waiting there inside the box. He would be disappointed with the cross. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:34 IST
    3' | Manvir Singh scores | OFC 0-1 MBSG

    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates: Manvir Singh scored early for Mohun Bagan |

    Five yards out and no one is marking Mnavir inside the box. Mourtada Fall watched everything happening. Manvir takes the opportunity and heads down the ball inside the goal. Dimitri Petratos with the corner. 

    This is the second-fastest goal in Indian Super League playoff history. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:31 IST

    Odisha kick things off at Kalinga.

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:27 IST
    Warmups are done

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:22 IST
    The captain wall is ready

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:21 IST
    Game face on

  • Apr 23, 2024 19:21 IST
    The Mariners are here

  • Apr 23, 2024 18:54 IST

    Odisha FC (4-2-3-1): Amrinder Singh (Gk/C), Amey Ranawade, Mourtada Fall, Carlos Delgado, Jerry Lalrinzuala, Ahmed Jahough, Lalthatanga Khawlhring, Jerry Mawihmingthanga, Princeton Rebello, Isak Ralte, Roy Krishna

    Mohun Bagan SG (3-2-4-1): Visha;l Kaith (Gk), Anwar Ali, Hector Yuste, Abhishek Suryavanshi, Joni Kauko, Manvir Singh, Dimitri Petratos, Anirudh Thapa, Liston Colaco, Armando Sadiku

  • Apr 23, 2024 18:04 IST
    Players to watch out: Odisha FC

    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates: Ahmed Jahouh stats |

    With a 7.84 Sofascore rating, Ahmed Jahouh is the highest-rated player for Odisha FC in ISL 2023-24.

    Ahmed Jahouh's stats in ISL 2023-24

    Matches: 20

    Goals: 2

    Assists: 3

    Big chances created: 5

  • Apr 23, 2024 17:58 IST
    Players to watch out: Mohun Bagan

    Dimitri Petratos: Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates |

    With 7.70 Sofascore ratings, Dimitri Petratos has been the highest-rated player in the ISL 2023-24 so far.

    Petratos in ISL 2023-24:

    Matches: 20

    Goals: 10

    Assists: 6

  • Apr 23, 2024 17:37 IST
    "We will go for the win:" Habas

    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates: Antonio Lopez Habas |


    "We will go for the win. But, we can not afford to lose the game. A draw is fine but, we can not lose the game," said Mohun Bagan Super Giant boss Antonio Lopez Habas.

  • Apr 23, 2024 17:28 IST
    "Target is to finish unbeaten at home"

    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan ISL 2023-24 Semi-final 1, first leg LIVE Updates |

    "We are going to play against the current shield winners' team. They have a very good team, but also we have a very good team and we are unbeaten in Kalinga. We want to keep the momentum in terms of our results at home. Our target is to finish the season unbeaten," said Odisha FC head coach Sergio Lobera.

  • Apr 23, 2024 17:21 IST
    Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan Super Giant head-to-head stats in ISL

    Matches MBSG OFC Draw
    9 4 0 5

    Odisha FC have never won against Mohun Bagan Super Giant in the history of Indian Super League.


  • Apr 23, 2024 16:53 IST
    How did Odisha FC reach the semis?

    Odisha FC vs Kerala Blasters ISL 2023-24 Playoffs LIVE Updates: Isak Ralte's winner take Odisha to semis for the first-time |

    After finishing fourth in the points table, Sergio Lobera's men defeated Kerala Blasters FC in the playoffs knockouts to reach the semi-finals. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 16:51 IST
    How Mohun Bagan reached semi-final?

    Mohun Bagan Super Giant after winning the 2023-24 ISL League Winners Shield

    Mohun Bagan Super Giant with 48 points in 22 games topped the points table and won the ISL shield trophy for the first time in their history. As they topped the points table, they qualified for the semi-finals directly. In the final league game they defeated Mumbai City FC to win the shield. 

  • Apr 23, 2024 16:38 IST
    Tonight's Venue

    Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneshwar |

    Kalinga Stadium, built in 1978, is situated at the heart of Bhubanewsher in Odisha. This is a multipurpose stadium with facilities for Athletics, Football, Hockey, Basketball, Tennis, Table Tennis, Badminton Volleyball, Wall Climbing and Swimming. The football stadium has a capacity of 12,000 people and it is the home ground of Odisha FC.

  • Apr 23, 2024 16:34 IST
    Match Details

    Match: Odisha FC vs Mohun Bagan Super Giant

    Competition: Indian Super League 2023-24, semi-final, 1st leg

    Date: 23 April 2024

    Time: 7.30 pm

    Venue: VBYK, Kolkata

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