NorthEast United FC host ATK Mohun Bagan in an interesting encounter where the host plays after a long gap with fresh legs.
ATK Mohun Bagan will be keen to maintain their unbeaten run as they beat Chennaiyin FC in their last encounter. NorthEast United FC on the other hand will look to grab all three points after their win against JFC in their last match.
3 Indian Players To Look Out For Both Teams
First is undoubtedly the young rising star of NorthEast United FC, Apuia Ralte, who clocked 948 mins in the 12 games he played intercepting 28 times and making 12 clearances.
Next up is another rising striker, Manvir Singh of ATK Mohun Bagan who would like to be back in form after scoring twice and assisting once till now this season.
Next up is the young Indian speedster, Ninthoinganba Meetei of NorthEast United FC who clocked 603mins this season making 21 interceptions and creating trouble for the opponents in the wings.
3 Foreign Players To Look Out For Both Teams
First is the midfield maestro of NorthEast United FC, Federico Gallego, who looks to be back in form after an injury gap scoring once and assisting thrice.
Next up is the Big Ben, Benjamin Lambot of NorthEast United FC. He has been rock solid in their defence making 51 clearances and 21 interceptions and also scoring twice.
Next up is the venomous striker of ATK Mohun Bagan, Roy Krishna, who as always has been always finding the ball in the net, scoring 6 times in 12 matches.
NorthEast United FC Probable XI
Subhasish Roy Chowdhury(GK), Gurjindar Kumar, Benjamin Lambot, Dylan Fox, Ashutosh Mehta, Khassa Camara, Lalengmawia, Federico Gallego, Rocharzella, Idrissa Sylla, VP Suhair.
ATK Mohun Bagan Probable XI
Arindam Bhattacharya, Sandesh Jhingan, Tiri, Pritam Kotal, Carl McHugh, Subhasish Bose, Jayesh Rane, Edu Garcia, Prabir Das, Roy Krishna, David Williams.
Head to Head
ATK Mohun Bagan and NorthEast United FC faced each other 13 times out of which the ATK Mohun Bagan won on 8 occasions including their win in the 1st leg of the season, NorthEast United FC on the other hand won 3 times and 2 resulted in draws.
Hoping to push ATKMB and get the much-needed win. Need to keep the fight for play-offs alive.
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