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Mumbai City FC

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Founded: 30 August, 2014
Ground: Mumbai Football Arena, Andheri, Mumbai
Capacity: 18,000
Owners: City Football Group, Ranbir Kapoor, Bimal Parekh
Manager: Sergio Lobera
League: Indian Super League [ISL], MDFA Elite Division
2019–20 ISL: 5th (10 teams)
2019-20 ISL Playoffs: Did Not Qualify

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Six ISL clubs granted AFC and National licences for the 2020-21 season15-Nov-20Out of the 19 clubs (8 I-League and 11 ISL) that applied for the National and AFC club licences, six ISL clubs have secured the licence.
Podcast: The Drag Flick: Mumbai City FC 2020-21 Season Preview04-Nov-20Listen in as we preview Mumbai City FC ahead of the 2020-21 ISL season with Uzi Mumbai’s Samar in S2E1 of our podcast, The Drag Flick.
Mumbai City FC sign midfielders Chanso Horam and Naorem Tondomba Singh and loan them out01-Nov-20Mumbai City FC have signed midfielders Chanso Horam and Naorem Tondomba Singh and have loaned them out to TRAU FC and Sudeva FC respectively.
Defender Amey Ranawade and midfielder PC Rohlupuia sign for Mumbai City FC30-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have announced the signings of defender Amey Ranawade and midfielder PC Rohlupuia ahead of the 2020-21 ISL season.
Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 fixtures are out30-Oct-20The 2020-21 ISL fixtures are out; the league will start on Nov. 20 2020 with defending champions ATK Mohun Bagan taking on Kerala Blasters.
Fullback Tondonba Singh joins Mumbai City FC on a two-year contract26-Oct-20Former Chennaiyin FC fullback Tondonba Singh has joined Mumbai City FC on a two-year contract ahead of the 2020-21 ISL.
Sporting de Gijón midfielder Hernán Santana joins Mumbai City FC on loan25-Oct-20Sporting de Gijón midfielder Hernán Santana has joined Mumbai City FC on loan for the 2020-21 edition of the Indian Super League.
Defender Mehtab Singh joins Mumbai City FC from SC East Bengal24-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have signed 22-year-old former SC East Bengal defender Mehtab Singh on a three-year-contract.
Ex-Shillong Lajong custodian Phurba Lachenpa signs a multi-year deal with Mumbai City FC23-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have wrapped up the signing of ex-Shillong Lajong custodian Phurba Lachenpa on a four-year contract ahead of the 2020-21 ISL.
Former Kerala Blasters fullback Mohamad Rakip signs a two-year deal with Mumbai City FC20-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have acquired the services of former Kerala Blasters fullback Mohamad Rakip on a two-year contract.
Former Indian Arrows forward Vikram Partap Singh joins Mumbai City FC15-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have signed 18-year-old fledgling forward Vikram Partap Singh on a three-year contract from Indian Arrows.
2019-20 ISL Player of the Tournament Hugo Boumous joins Mumbai City FC17-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have signed 2019-20 ISL Hero of the League Hugo Boumous from FC Goa after paying out the buyout clause reportedly worth INR 1.6 crores.
Mumbai City FC formally announce Sergio Lobera as their new Head Coach12-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have formally announced the appointment of former FC Goa manager Sergio Lobera as their new Head Coach.
Mumbai City FC sign Serie A side Benevento Calcio midfielder Cy Goddard on loan06-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have brought in Japanese midfielder Cy Goddard on loan from Italian Serie A side Benevento Calcio.
Mumbai City FC sign former Premier League striker Adam Le Fondre19-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of former Premier League striker Adam Le Fondre for the 2020-21 season of the Indian Super League.
Former NEUFC, KBFC forward Bartholomew Ogbeche joins Mumbai City FC21-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have wrapped up a one-year deal for former Northeast United and Kerala Blasters forward Bartholomew Ogbeche ahead of ISL 7.
Introducing xA HeatMaps: How Mumbai City FC fared in Attack and Defence in ISL 624-Sep-20Introducing xA HeatMaps: Using Expected Assists (xA) heat maps, we analyse chance creation and defensive vulnerabilities of teams in the ISL. First up, Mumbai City FC.
Two to Tango: Adam Le Fondre and Bartholomew Ogbeche at Mumbai City FC – How Would They Work?12-Sep-20An analytical look at Mumbai City FC’s new frontline recruits – Adam Le Fondre and Bartholomew Ogbeche ahead of the 2020-21 ISL.
Indian Super League [ISL] 2020-21 to be held in Goa16-Aug-20The seventh edition of the Indian Super League will be held in Goa between November 21 2020 and March 21 2021.
Fullback Subhasish Bose signs a long-term deal with ATK Mohun Bagan13-Aug-20Mumbai City FC fullback Subhasish Bose has signed a five year deal with ATK Mohun Bagan keeping him at the club till 2025.
ISL: Front Men Under the Microscope: Poachers and Advanced Forwards [Part II]09-Aug-20Part II of our analysis on ISL strikers focuses on poachers and advanced forwards and we also discuss the lack of playing time Indian strikers endure.
ISL: Front Men Under the Microscope: Target Men and No. 9s [Part I]08-Aug-20From Target Men to No. 9s, from Gyan-Valskis-Santana to Messi B and Sergio Castel, we analyse the different kinds of forwards plying their trade in the ISL
Goalkeeper Ravi Kumar signs for Odisha FC29-Jun-20Former Sporting Clube de Goa and Mumbai City FC goalkeeper Ravi Kumar has signed a two-year deal with Odisha FC.
New Rules for the seventh season (2020-21) of the Indian Super League (ISL)17-Jun-20The Indian Super League has issued new rules pertaining to head coaches, number of foreign players, developmental and marquee players ahead of the 2020-21 season of the ISL.
Former FC Goa midfielder Ahmed Jahouh signs for Mumbai City FC22-Oct-20Former FC Goa midfield lynchpin Ahmed Jahouh has penned a two-year contract with Mumbai City FC ahead of the upcoming season of the ISL.
Mumbai City FC add former FC Goa defender Mourtada Fall to their squad18-Oct-2032-year-old Senegalese defender Mourtada Fall has switched teams from FC Goa to Mumbai City FC for the upcoming season of the ISL.
Former Jamshedpur FC winger Farukh Choudhary joins Mumbai City FC16-Oct-20Former Jamshedpur FC winger Farukh Choudhary makes a return home to Mumbai after signing a three-year contract with Mumbai City FC.
Former FC Goa captain Mandar Rao Dessai moves to Mumbai City FC14-Oct-20Mumbai City FC have signed former FC Goa captain and fullback – the 28-year-old Mandar Rao Dessai ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League.
Mumbai City FC defender Pratik Chaudhari moves to Bengaluru FC03-Jun-20Bengaluru FC have wrapped up the signing of Mumbai City FC’s 30-year-old defender Pratik Chaudhari on a two-year deal.
Blue Moon on the Horizon: A deeper, harder, closer look at the City Football Group (CFG)-Mumbai City FC partnership13-May-20The rise of the blue side of Manchester indicates that, one day, Mumbai City FC can be the team to match Mumbai’s national status as the City of Dreams.
ISL 2019-20: From the Vanguard to the Bulwark – Four Players who made the Transition16-May-20A statistical and analytical look at fullbacks in the ISL in comparison with players who made the transition from the attacking half of the pitch to the defensive half.
ISL 2019-20 Season: Centre-Back Comparison using Player Protractor30-Apr-20We looked up data on centre-backs playing in the ISL, adjusted it for possession and drew up what we’d like to call “Player Protractors” and analyzed it.
We’ve been at Sixes and Eights: Ahmed Jahouh and Paulo Machado05-Apr-20One of ISL’s finest imports, 31-year-old midfielder Ahmed Jahouh helped FC Goa to the League Winners Shield; however, with a move to Mumbai City FC on the cards, statistics suggest the Moroccan is in decline. We explain why and also explore how he would fit alongside Paulo Machado.
Mumbai City FC’s 2019-20 Season: A rough start, a hopeful run in the middle and an unfortunate decline11-Mar-20Unlike last year where they finished among the play-off positions, Mumbai City FC looked to be in limbo during the course of the season. Let’s take a look at what changed this season.
Mumbai City FC Head Coach Jorge Costa leaves the club05-Mar-20Mumbai City FC have announced the departure of their manager Jorge Costa – the contract of the Portuguese coach expires soon and the management decided against renewing it.
Hyderabad FC sign fullback Souvik Chakrabarti from Mumbai City FC29-Jan-20Hyderabad FC have signed 28-year-old fullback Souvik Chakrabarti on a three and a half year contract from Mumbai City FC.
Second Division League 2019-20 will commence on January 25th11-Jan-20The 2nd Division League is all set to commence on the 25th of January with 18 teams competing in the preliminary round of the 2019-20 season.
Premier League Champions Manchester City’s owners acquire majority stake in ISL side Mumbai City FC28-Nov-19The owners of Manchester City FC – City Football Group (CFG) have acquired a majority stake in Mumbai City FC.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC vs Mumbai City FC: Football by Numbers28-Oct-19Playing at home, Chennaiyin FC failed to take advantage of a clutch of chances against Mumbai City – instead the game fizzled out into a draw.
I-League to start on November 30; 10 clubs approved for 2nd Division League25-Oct-19The AIFF League Committee met in New Delhi today and announced that the I-League 2019-20 season will commence on November 30th.
ISL 2019-20: Kerala Blasters FC vs Mumbai City FC: Football by Numbers25-Oct-19In a tightly contested match, Mumbai City FC had that little bit of quality to edge it over Kerala Blasters in Kochi.
Podcast: The Drag Flick: Mumbai City FC 2019-20 Season Preview24-Oct-19In our latest episode, we discuss if the Mumbai City defence has already sprung a leak before their ISL opener tonight against Kerala Blasters.
Mumbai City FC sign Tunisian midfielder Mohamed Larbi08-Sep-19Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of 32-year-old Tunisian midfielder Mohamed Larbi for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Mumbai City FC sign Bengaluru FC midfielder Bidyananda Singh02-Sep-19Mumbai City FC have brought on-board 21-year-old Bengaluru FC midfielder Bidyananda Singh for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
ATK sign goalkeeper Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem and midfielder Sehnaj Singh25-Aug-19ATK have signed 19-year-old Kerala Blasters’ custodian Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem and 26-year-old midfielder Sehnaj Singh from Mumbai City FC.
Mumbai City sign Gabonese forward Sèrge Kevyn24-Aug-19Mumbai City FC have signed 25-year-old Gabonese international and forward Sèrge Kevyn for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Mumbai City FC sign defender Pratik Chaudhari23-Aug-19A homecoming of sorts for the Mumbai-born defender Pratik Chaudhari as he penned a one-year deal with the ISL side, Mumbai City FC.
Chennaiyin FC add Mumbai City FC defender Lucian Goian to their squad13-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have signed Mumbai City FC’s 36-year-old Romanian defender Lucian Goian on a free transfer for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Northeast United FC sign Milan Singh from Mumbai City13-Aug-19Northeast United FC have announced the signing of 27-year-old Manipuri midfielder Milan Singh from Mumbai City FC for the upcoming ISL season.
Mumbai City FC sign Tunisian striker Amine Chermiti09-Aug-19Mumbai City FC have wrapped up a deal for 31-year-old Tunisian international Amine Chermiti for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Mumbai City FC sign Diego Carlos and Sarthak Golui from FC Pune City19-Jun-19There’s a firesale going on at Pune and Mumbai City FC were first to it – the club has signed Brazilian winger Diego Carlos and the defender Sarthak Golui from FC Pune City.
Mumbai City FC sign Northeast United defender Mato Grgić17-Jun-19Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of Northeast United’s Croatian centre-back Mato Grgić for the upcoming ISL season.
Mumbai City FC sign midfielder Surchandra Singh from Real Kashmir FC13-Jun-19Mumbai City FC continue to strengthen their Indian contingent with the signing of 25-year-old midfielder Surchandra Singh from Real Kashmir FC.
Mumbai City FC sign 19-year-old defender Hmingthanmawia (Valpuia) from Aizawl FC11-Jun-19Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of 19-year-old defender Hmingthanmawia (Valpuia) on a two-year contract from Aizawl FC.
From Highlander to an Islander: Rowllin… Rowllin…06-Jun-19Mumbai City FC have announced the signing of Indian international and Northeast United FC midfielder Rowllin Borges on a three-year contract.
Mumbai City defender Joyner Lourenco joins Jamshedpur FC26-Apr-19The 27-year-old Mumbai City FC defender Joyner Lourenco has signed a two-year deal with Jamshedpur FC.
ISL 2018-19 SEMI-FINAL II: FC Goa vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered13-Mar-19Mumbai City FC fell short of mounting an improbable comeback, but scraped together a win against FC Goa to end their league campaign on a high.
ISL 2018-19 SEMI-FINAL II: Mumbai City FC vs FC Goa: All Things Considered10-Mar-19FC Goa produced a wrecking ball performance to demolish Mumbai City FC’s hopes of qualifying for the final in the first leg of the Hero ISL semi-final.
ISL 2018-19: FC Pune City vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered03-Mar-19FC Pune City continued their late surge in form in the second half of the season with a win over third-placed Mumbai City FC at the Balewadi.
ISL 2018-19: ATK vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered23-Feb-19Mumbai City FC rode on a Modou Sougou hat-trick to pick up an easy win against ATK and secure their place in the play-offs.
ISL 2018-19: Mumbai City FC vs Northeast United FC: All Things Considered14-Feb-19Northeast United are closer than ever in their quest to qualify for the playoffs for the first time while Mumbai City seem to be in a state of arrested development.
ISL 2018-19: Jamshedpur FC vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered09-Feb-19Missing key players, Jamshedpur FC eked out a win against Mumbai City FC in a tepid encounter at The Furnace.
ISL 2018-19: Mumbai City FC vs FC Goa: All Things Considered02-Feb-19Ferran Corominas helped his team break Mumbai City FC’s nine-match unbeaten streak and is now the all-time top goalscorer of the Indian Super League.
ISL 2018-19: Mumbai City FC vs Bengaluru FC: All Things Considered28-Jan-19Mumbai City FC go top of the table with a resolute performance to break Bengaluru FC’s unbeaten streak in the league.
ISL 2018-19: Team Previews for the second half of the season26-Jan-19
ISL Transfer Updates: Delhi Dynamos sign Ulises Davila, FC Goa complete the signing of Zaid Krouch12-Jan-19
ISL, Dec. 16: Mumbai City FC vs Kerala Blasters: All Things Considered16-Dec-18A Modou Sougou finishing masterclass saw Mumbai City FC blitz past Kerala Blasters in a lopsided Sunday Night affair.
ISL, Dec. 9: Bengaluru FC vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered09-Dec-18A 10-man Mumbai City FC matched the league leaders Bengaluru FC every step of the way to pick up a point and move into second place on the points table.
ISL, Dec. 6: Mumbai City FC vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered06-Dec-18Mumbai City stormed into second place in the league with a comfortable 2-0 win over a Chennaiyin side that flattered to deceive.
ISL, Dec. 3: Delhi Dynamos vs Mumbai City FC: All Things Considered03-Dec-18Mumbai City are in among the play-off positions after coming back from behind to pick up three points against a beleaguered Delhi Dynamos side.
ISL: Mumbai City FC vs ATK (Nov 24, 2018) All Things Considered24-Nov-18Mumbai City FC will look to extend their three-game winning streak when they face off against ATK at home today.
ISL: Northeast United vs Mumbai City FC (Nov 9, 2018) All Things Considered09-Nov-18Northeast United have an opportunity to go on top of the table when they host Mumbai City FC who are on the upswing with two back-to-back wins.
Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC vs Mumbai City (Nov 3, 2018) All Things Considered03-Nov-18Defending champions Chennaiyin will be desperately looking for a win to salvage their season when they take on Mumbai City FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai.
Indian Super League: Mumbai City FC vs Delhi Dynamos (Oct 27, 2018) All Things Considered27-Oct-18After a heavy defeat in their match against FC Goa, Mumbai City will host Delhi Dynamos at the Mumbai Football Arena.
Indian Super League: FC Goa vs Mumbai City FC (Oct 24, 2018) All Things Considered24-Oct-18FC Goa is taking on Mumbai City at Fatorda – an encounter which could propel either team to the top half of the table.
Indian Super League: Mumbai City FC vs FC Pune City (Oct 19, 2018) All Things Considered19-Oct-18Billed as the Maha Derby, Mumbai City FC take on FC Pune City in today’s Indian Super League fixture today at the Mumbai Football Arena. 
Indian Super League: Kerala Blasters vs Mumbai City (Oct 5) All Things Considered11-Oct-18Full Time: Kerala Blasters FC 1 – 1 Mumbai City FC
Indian Super League: Round 1 Fixtures (Sep 29 – Oct 3 2018) All Things Considered11-Oct-18Here’s a brief overview of the first round of Indian Super League fixtures this 2018-19 season.
Indian Super League 2018‑19 Preview No 6: Mumbai City FC30-Sep-18After the playoffs in 2016, Mumbai City FC was back on the bottom half of the table. With a new coach and an impressive preseason, the Islanders could spring a surprise or two.
Mumbai City FC sign Congolese winger Arnold Issoko04-Sep-18Mumbai City FC signed Congolese Winger Arnold Issoko close on the heels of signing another winger, Senegalese International Modou Sougou.
Mumbai City FC sign Senegalese International Modou Sougou03-Sep-18Mumbai FC unveiled their latest signing, right winger and Senegalese International Modou Sougou.
Indian Super League (ISL) fixtures are out!25-Aug-18The Indian Super League (ISL) fixture list is out! The league starts off on the 29th of September.

Indian Super League [ISL] Table 2020-21

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1ATK Mohun Bagan22336
2Northeast United FC2113214
3Chennaiyin FC112113
4Hyderabad FC11113
5Mumbai City FC211113
6Bengaluru FC11221
7FC Goa21123-11
8Kerala Blasters FC21123-11
9Jamshedpur FC1112-1
10Odisha FC111-1
11SC East Bengal112-2

Indian Super League [ISL] Fixtures & Results 2020-21

matchdatehomeresultawaygoalscorers
1Friday, November 20, 2020Kerala Blasters FC0-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC67′ Roy Krishna
2Saturday, November 21, 2020Northeast United FC1-0Mumbai City FC49′ Kwesi Appiah (p)
3Sunday, November 22, 2020FC Goa2-2Bengaluru FC66′ 69′ Igor Angulo | 27′ Cleiton Silva 57′ Juanan
4Monday, November 23, 2020Odisha FC0-1Hyderabad FC35′ Aridane Santana (p)
5Tuesday, November 24, 2020Jamshedpur FC1-2Chennaiyin FC37′ Nerijus Valskis | 1′ Anirudh Thapa, 26′ Isma (p)
6Wednesday, November 25, 2020FC Goa0-1Mumbai City FC90+ Adam Le Fondre (p)
7Thursday, November 26, 2020Kerala Blasters FC2-2Northeast United FC5′ Sergio Cidoncha, 45′ Gary Hooper (p) | 51′ Kwesi Appiah, 90′ Idrissa Sylla
8Friday, November 27, 2020SC East Bengal0-2ATK Mohun Bagan FC49′ Roy Krishna, 85′ Manvir Singh
9Saturday, November 28, 2020Bengaluru FC19:30Hyderabad FC
10Sunday, November 29, 2020Jamshedpur FC17:00Odisha FC
11Sunday, November 29, 2020Chennaiyin FC19:30Kerala Blasters FC
12Monday, November 30, 2020FC Goa19:30Northeast United FC
13Tuesday, December 1, 2020Mumbai City FC19:30SC East Bengal
14Wednesday, December 2, 2020Hyderabad FC19:30Jamshedpur FC
15Thursday, December 3, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:30Odisha FC
16Friday, December 4, 2020Chennaiyin FC19:30Bengaluru FC
17Saturday, December 5, 2020Northeast United FC19:30SC East Bengal
18Sunday, December 6, 2020Mumbai City FC17:00Odisha FC
19Sunday, December 6, 2020FC Goa19:30Kerala Blasters FC
20Monday, December 7, 2020Jamshedpur FC19:30ATK Mohun Bagan FC
21Tuesday, December 8, 2020Bengaluru FC19:30Northeast United FC
22Wednesday, December 9, 2020Mumbai City FC19:30Chennaiyin FC
23Thursday, December 10, 2020SC East Bengal19:30Jamshedpur FC
24Friday, December 11, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:30Hyderabad FC
25Saturday, December 12, 2020Odisha FC19:30FC Goa
26Sunday, December 13, 2020Northeast United FC17:00Chennaiyin FC
27Sunday, December 13, 2020Bengaluru FC19:30Kerala Blasters FC
28Monday, December 14, 2020Mumbai City FC19:30Jamshedpur FC
29Tuesday, December 15, 2020Hyderabad FC19:30SC East Bengal
30Wednesday, December 16, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:30FC Goa
31Thursday, December 17, 2020Odisha FC19:30Bengaluru FC
32Friday, December 18, 2020Northeast United FC19:30Jamshedpur FC
33Saturday, December 19, 2020FC Goa19:30Chennaiyin FC
34Sunday, December 20, 2020Hyderabad FC17:00Mumbai City FC
35Sunday, December 20, 2020Kerala Blasters FC19:30SC East Bengal
36Monday, December 21, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:30Bengaluru FC
37Tuesday, December 22, 2020Odisha FC19:30Northeast United FC
38Wednesday, December 23, 2020Jamshedpur FC19:30FC Goa
39Saturday, December 26, 2020SC East Bengal19:30Chennaiyin FC
40Sunday, December 27, 2020Kerala Blasters FC19:30Hyderabad FC
41Monday, December 28, 2020Bengaluru FC19:30Jamshedpur FC
42Tuesday, December 29, 2020Chennaiyin FC19:30ATK Mohun Bagan FC
43Wednesday, December 30, 2020Hyderabad FC19:30FC Goa
44Saturday, January 2, 2021Mumbai City FC19:30Kerala Blasters FC
45Sunday, January 3, 2021SC East Bengal17:00Odisha FC
46Sunday, January 3, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:00Northeast United FC
47Monday, January 4, 2021Chennaiyin FC19:30Hyderabad FC
48Tuesday, January 5, 2021Bengaluru FC19:30Mumbai City FC
49Wednesday, January 6, 2021SC East Bengal19:30FC Goa
50Thursday, January 7, 2021Kerala Blasters FC19:30Odisha FC
51Friday, January 8, 2021Northeast United FC19:30Hyderabad FC
52Saturday, January 9, 2021Bengaluru FC19:30SC East Bengal
53Sunday, January 10, 2021Chennaiyin FC17:00Odisha FC
54Sunday, January 10, 2021Jamshedpur FC19:30Kerala Blasters FC
55Monday, January 11, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC19:30Mumbai City FC

goalkeepersdefendersmidfieldersforwards
Amrinder SinghAmey RanawadeAhmed JahouhAdam le Fondre
Nishit ShettyHmingthanmawiaBidyananda SinghBartholomew Ogbeche
Phurba LachenpaMandar Rao DessaiBipin Singh
Vikram Lahkbir SinghMehtab SinghCy Goddard
Mohammad RakipFarukh Choudhary
Tondonba SinghHernán Santana
Sarthak GoluiHugo Boumous
Mourtada FallAsif Khan
Pranjal Bhumij
Raynier Fernandes
Rowllin Borges
Sourav Das
Vignesh Dakshinamurthy
Vikram Pratap Singh
PC Rohlupuia

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