ISL: Final to be held on March 13 in Goa; no away goal rule in semi-finals
The 'Away Goal' rule will not apply in the semi-finals of this year's Indian Super League
The final of the 2020/21 edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) will be played on March 13, organisers Football Sports Development Limited (FSDL) said in a statement on Wednesday. The match will be played at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa, for the second consecutive time.
Meanwhile, the semi-finals will be played over two legs between March 5 and 9 at the GMC Stadium in Bambolim, Goa and the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. The first leg matches will be played on March 5 and 6 while the second leg will be played on March 8 and 9.
The 'Away Goal' rule will not apply in the semi-finals this season. Teams with the highest goal aggregate in their respective two-legged ties will progress to the final.
ISL 2020-21 Playoff dates:
· Friday, March 5 - Semi-final 1, 1st leg
· Saturday, March 6 - Semi-final 2, 1st leg
· Monday, March 8 - Semi-final 1, 2nd leg
· Tuesday, March 9 - Semi-final 2, 2nd leg
· Saturday, March 13 - Final