Indian Super League: Fans Await Maharashtra Derby as Pune, Mumbai Clash

Mumbai and Pune are looking for their first wins as they face-off after dull starts to their Indian Super League campaigns.

updated: October 17, 2014 14:57 IST
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David Trezeguet (C) will be key for Pune against Mumbai.


Mumbai: In what could be termed as the Maharashtra Indian Super League derby, Mumbai City FC and FC Pune City will lock horns here Saturday with both teams seeking a win after unimpressive starts to the franchise-based football tournament. (Kolkata Maintain Winning Ways)

Both were winless in their lung openers, played away from home even though Pune emerged with a single point after the goalless draw against Delhi Dynamos while Mumbai were thrashed 3-0 by Athletico de Kolkata in the inaugural match.

Both teams, thus, would be eager to get their campaigns back on track with a victory in front of a big crowd witnessing a top-level football competition for the first time in this satellite town.

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