The 2021-22 season of the Indian Super League (ISL) will be held entirely in Goa from November 27 onwards.
Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) on September 13 announced the fixtures for the first 11 rounds of the ISL season.
Bringing back four months of power packed live Indian football action, the season once again returns to Goa’s three iconic stadiums this winter, featuring 115 games starting from November 19. The first instalment of the schedule announced on September 13 runs until January 9, 2022.
The league, this season, will introduce a late 9:30 pm kick off for its Saturday double headers. The regular weekday schedule remains unchanged with matches kicking off at 7:30 pm.
Having missed a record title run by a whisker, last season’s finalist ATK Mohun Bagan will square-off with Kerala Blasters FC on the opening game night to commence another intense campaign.
NorthEast United FC will start their run into the competition on November 20 against Bengaluru FC.
Title-holders Mumbai City FC would test a renewed FC Goa resilience as early as November 22, in one of the most high-octane rivalries emerging in the league.
Remainder of the Hero ISL 2020-21 fixtures will be announced in December 2021.