Manchester City supervisor Pep Guardiola congratulated sister membership Mumbai City FC on Monday for their feat of topping the Indian Super League (ISL) factors desk and reserving a spot within the AFC Champions League (ACL).
On Sunday, Mumbai City beat ATK Mohun Bagan 2-0 within the last league encounter of the continuing ISL to win the League Winners Shield and e book a spot in subsequent season’s ACL.
Describing it as an unimaginable achievement, Guardiola in a press convention stated, “It is part of the CFG family.”
“Now comes the play-off. Hopefully, they can do well,” he added.
“Congratulations to all the people. Every league is tricky and when you win it is well deserved,” he stated.
PEP on @MumbaiCityFC 💬 Incredible success. It is a part of the CFG household.
Now comes the play-off. Hopefully they’ll do properly.
Congratulations to all of the folks. Every league is difficult and once you win it’s properly deserved.
— Manchester City (@ManCity) March 1, 2021
The Guardiola-coached English Premier League champions Manchester City’s dad or mum firm, City Football Group, have purchased a majority 65 % stake in Indian Super League franchise Mumbai City FC.
In 2019, Mumbai City offered 65 per cent of its stake to CFG whose majority stakeholders are Abu Dhabi United Group.