Defending champion Atletico de Kolkata emerged as the most successful football club in all seasons of Hero Indian Super League. The team not only registered astounding victories in previous seasons of ISL but also showcased excellent performances in pre-season matches played this year.
Kolkata’s soccer team flied to Dubai for the pre-season games. Confronting with the local FCs, ATK won all matches. The team played its first friendly match against Dubai Irish Football Club on 23rd October this year. ATK defeated the opponents 2-1 and won the first pre-season match.
ATK played its second friendly match against Dibba Al-Hisan Sports & Culture Club on 27th October 2017. Kolkata’s FC faced tough challenge in the game as the rival team performed comparatively better than the previous opponent of ATK. The team scored 2 goals in the match. ATK managed to score 3 goals and conquered the match.
Winning the title for two times in the history of Hero Indian Super League, Atletico de Kolkata became the most successful team. The team performed well in league stage matches as well as defeated the antagonist teams in semi-final legs and finales. ATK won 1st and 3rd season of ISL.
The two times winner team is all set to confront with Kerala Blasters in the opening match. The soccer match is about to be played on 17th November this year. According to Indian Standard Time, the football match is scheduled to commence at 8:00 PM.