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ISL 2023-24: Differing Stakes for Mohun Bagan Super Giant and Punjab FC as Title Race Heats Up

New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) With Mohun Bagan Super Giant (MBSG) facing off against Punjab FC in the Indian Super League (ISL) 2023-24, both teams are eager to secure vital points towards their season objectives. The match is set to take place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Saturday.

Mohun Bagan Super Giant currently has 39 points from 19 games and is in contention to challenge top-placed Mumbai City FC for the League Winners Shield title. Punjab FC, on the other hand, will need to step up their game after a recent loss to Odisha FC to stay in the race.

The Mariners suffered a setback in their previous match against Chennaiyin FC, while Punjab FC’s struggles at home could prove to be a disadvantage. Punjab FC has the lowest dribble success rate in the league but has shown strength in defense with the highest number of clearances.

Despite the challenges, Mohun Bagan Super Giant remains a strong contender with their attacking prowess. They have the most goals in the league and a solid record of winning possession back. The upcoming match promises to be an engaging clash between the two sides vying for crucial points in the ISL 2023-24 season.

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