ISL 2020-21 NorthEast United FC vs Chennaiyin FC Live Updates: NorthEast United FC remain undefeated while playing a 0-0 draw with Chennaiyin FC at the Tilak Maidan in Vasco, Goa at Match No. 26 of the Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 on Sunday. Chennaiyin had four shots on target, while NorthEast had two, but neither could find the goal. Rochharzela came onto the pitch in the second half and was lively and created chances, but no one could put the finishing touches on his plays. The game saw action from start to finish from the beginning and at the end, both teams walk away with one point each. Apuia leads the NorthEast United FC team once again, while Ninthoi was once again the starting XI. For Chennaiyin FC, Anirudh Thapa was fit enough to return to the squad for the day. NorthEast United FC. Yesterday FC Goa had a dominant performance against Odisha FC, but due to Arshdeep Singh’s heroics he could only get a 1-0 win. Now, you can go to next game between former champion Bengaluru FC and two-time finalist Kerala Blasters.
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Both NorthEast United and Chennaiyin have met 12 times in the league’s short history. Gerard Nus’s side has the advantage, winning six times and drawing three. This is his best win record against any rival in the Indian Super League and his goal is to continue like this. Chennaiyin, after consecutive losses, has only accumulated four points in so many games. But there have been many positives for the two-time winners, who have consistently proven to be a threat to all of their opponents.
Nus hopes that Chennaiyin FC will bounce back from their loss to Mumbai City FC, where they remained alive in the match until the final whistle. “Chennaiyin is going to be a competitive team,” Nus said. “We have seen the way they fight. In the last game (against Mumbai City), they didn’t get the result, but they created chances and they were dangerous. We expect a team that comes against us with commitment, aggressiveness and intensity. We have to be prepared to We have to be focused for 90 minutes. This is something we have to do consistently. “
Northeast United are the top joint scorers so far this season (8). On defense, the Highlanders have also made it difficult for opponents to take them down, keeping two clean sheets. Chennaiyin coach Csaba Laszlo is aware of the threat the Guwahati team poses, but despite some injury concerns, he expects his team to present a tough challenge. “NorthEast is off to a very good start. They are a stable team. In attack, they have new players who have performed well. Overall, it is a team that can score goals against all opponents. They have been dangerous. We must be prepared for this. At the same time, I believe in my team. We have our own style and strengths, which we want to use against them. “