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Jamshedpur FC set new record for most points in a Hero ISL league season

Jamshedpur FC made it a day to remember on Monday in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) as they beat ATK Mohun Bagan 1-0 at the PJN stadium to win the League WInners’ Shield.

Match Report: Jamshedpur FC clinch League Winners’ Shield after beating ATK Mohun Bagan

But there was more reason to cheer for the Red Miners who became the most successful team in the league stage of a Hero ISL season by taking their tally to 43 points, the most achieved by any team at the end of the league phase of a Hero ISL season.

Owen Coyle’s men beat the previous record of 40 points set first by Bengaluru FC in 2017-18 season and Mumbai City FC in the 2020-21 season.

Team Season                Points                            Total

Jamshedpur FC            2021-22                                43

Bengaluru FC                2017-18                                 40

Mumbai City FC           2020-21                                40

FC Goa                              2019-20                              39

Bengaluru FC                   2018-19                              34

 

However, in terms of points per game, Jamshedpur FC are third in the overall charts only behind Bengaluru FC (2017-18) who returned 2.22 points per match and FC Goa (2019-20) who had a tally of 2.16 points per match.

Jamshedpur FC this season produced a tally of 2.15 points per match.

Team                                   Season                          Points per game

Bengaluru FC                   2017-18                                        2.22

FC Goa                              2019-20                                        2.16

Jamshedpur FC              2021-22                                         2.15

Mumbai City FC             2020-21                                             2

Bengaluru FC                 2018-19                                           1.88

FC Goa                             2015                                                 1.78

Chennaiyin FC                2014                                                1.64

Jamshedpur FC will however look to become just the second team in Hero ISL history to win the League Winners’ Shield and the Hero ISL trophy in the same season after Mumbai City FC achieved the feat last campaign.

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