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Mumbai City Thumps Kerala Blasters 4-0: 5 Major Talking Points

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Mumbai City FC thumped Kerala Blasters 4-0 in a high-octane encounter to climb to the top of the points table in the Indian Super League. It took only 22 minutes for the Islanders to take the sting out of the game, with a brace from Jorge Diaz and a goal each from Bipin Singh and Greg Stewart.

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Let's take a look at five major talking points and how the rest of the season shapes up after yesterday's game.

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Mumbai City FC Finally On TopIt was a match between teams positioned second and third respectively, and Mumbai Indians needed a win to topple Hyderabad FC from the top of the table. If they manage to hold on the lead for the remaining seven games, they will be crowned ISL Champions.her getting diagnosed with PTSD.

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Scoring Goals Are Least Of Concern For Mumbai City Mumbai City have been clinical in front of goals, scoring 40 times in just 13 games, and the best thing is they are not overly reliant on any single players. Greg Stewart and Jorge Diaz have been ruthlessly efficient.

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Ahmed Jahouh: The Heartbeat Of Mumbai Midfield Ahmed Jahouh was given a contract extension of a year for his proficient spell last year, where he recorded 33 assists. The Moroccan midfielder is the main creative outlet of the team, and he was brilliant against KBFC.

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Can Anyone Stop Mumbai City FC?It's safe to assume that Kerala Blasters won't be catching up with Mumbai City FC this season. Hyderabad FC is the most plausible contender, given they are just two points behind the Islanders.