ISL: Luis Garcia Was Unstoppable, Says Peter Reid

Luis Garcia was instrumental as Atletico de Kolkata thrashed Mumbai City FC 3-0 in the first match of the inaugural Indian Super League.

updated: October 13, 2014 16:40 IST
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Luis Garcia in action against Mumbai City FC.


Kolkata: Luis Garcia might not have scored a goal in their 3-0 rout of Mumbai City FC but that he was at the centre of Atletico de Kolkata's attack was acknowledged by none other than their opponents' manager Peter Reid.

"I think Garcia played beautifully and we were unable to contend him," the English pundit said of the former Liverpool star who was part of their 2005 UEFA Champions League team.

Without taking anything away from Atletico de Kolkata, he said: "I think it's fair to say the better team won on the day. They passed better than us."

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