After a dominating performance against the former league leaders, Mumbai City FC, the Men of Steel returned to face Bengaluru FC. The clash between the two was also the final game of the season for both sides as they stepped up to the pitch with the intention to take away the 3 points and finish their season strong.
Tata’s commitment to sports in India Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata envisaged not only Asia's first fully integrated Steel Plant but also the model township of Jamshedpur. He advised his son, Sir Dorab Tata, to earmark "areas for Football, Hockey and Parks…."
Tata Steel's commitment to sports, in fact, preceded the building of the township. The aforesaid letter was written in 1902 and the site for Jamshedpur selected in 1907. J. R. D. Tata gave fruition to J. N. Tata's vision, inculcating sports as an integral part of Tata Steel's corporate philosophy.