Luka Majcen makes his debut in the elite Indian Super League: the Slovenian veteran lost, but scored a goal and was his team’s best player
After three years in the I-League, which in India is considered the second strongest league in the country, the Luka Majcen has finally had his baptism of fire in the elite Indian Super League. But he arrived on the main stage as befits a footballer who has proven himself to be an outstanding goalscorer in India – Luka Majcen scored in his first ISL match.
His Punjab, who won the I-League last season, were away to Mohun Bagan AC, who are coached by Catalan Juan Ferrando, who was also Sheriff’s coach. The home team won 3-1, after Australian international Jason Cummings, who has also played for England and Scotland in the past, scored one of the goals.
The visitors scored the only goal in 53. In the first minute, captain Luka Majcen received a useful pass into an empty space, ran alone towards goalkeeper Vishal Kaith and beat him. For his display, Luka Majcen was awarded a 7.4 rating by SofaScore, which also voted him the best Punjab player.
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