Mohun Bagan has best I-League record with 13 games unbeaten streak
NEW DELHI: current leaders Mohun Bagan I've been riding tremendously this I-League , having improved his own record of the longest undefeated streak for a season.
The Green and Maroons have gone on a 13-match unbeaten run in the ongoing I-League season.
The Mariners also achieved the previous record of having the longest unbeaten streak in a season, 12 games, a feat they have accomplished twice, under Bencherifa in the 2008-09 season and under Sanjoy Sen in 2014-15 season.
Mohun Bagan began their season with a draw away at Aizawl FC , followed by a 2-4 defeat at home at the hands of Churchill brothers . However, they recovered three days later with a 4-0 beating. TRAU FC at home, and I've never looked back since.
It was in their match away game against TRAU, earlier this month, that Mohun Bagan beat their own record, and stretched their unbeaten streak to 13 games.
The Kolkata giants were also competing to beat another record they had at this time, the longest winning streak, a feat they achieved in the 2008-09 season under Karim Bencherifa with nine wins.
However, the 1-1 draw against Chennai City FC on Thursday reduced their winning streak this season to seven games.
The Mariners are scheduled to host former champions Aizawl FC at the Kalyani Stadium on Tuesday.