Jamshedpur FC and Hyderabad FC will play each other for their third match of the season respectively. With both teams currently split by 1 point, the match will be of significance for both as they look to climb higher up the table.
Jamshedpur FC sit tied 4th with 4 points and level with Bengaluru FC. Meanwhile, Hyderabad FC sit tied 6th along with Mumbai with 3 points in the table. We are now slowly entering the business end of the Indian Super League with the matches coming thick and fast. Every match will have its own significance as all the franchises look to build momentum.
Following a stalemate against SC East Bengal and a win against FC Goa respectively, they have accumulated 4 points. A win will take them to the top of the ladder and hence, continue their unbeaten run.
The two teams have drawn their last 3 matches against each other and Jamshedpur FC will look to break that streak. Jamshedpur are unbeaten in their last 4 meetings (1W,3D) with Hyderabad FC and will strive to continue their hot run.
Hyderabad FC are coming into this game with a lot of confidence after beating the defending champions Mumbai in their last fixture. They came out stronger after losing to Chennaiyin in their first match and currently sit tied 6th with Mumbai. A win will take them on level terms with ATKMBFC who currently lead the table.
Nerjius Valskis and Greg Stewart will be the men to look out for after grabbing 2 goals and 2 assists respectively. No new injuries for Jamshedpur.
Coach Manolo announced no new injuries in his press conference. Rohit Danu and Bartholomew Ogbeche will be the players to watch out for. Joao Victor the Brazilian midfielder will hope to continue his dominance in midfield.
Jamshedpur FC (4-3-3): TP Rehenesh (GK); Lallawmawma, Narender Gahlot, Eli Sabia, Renthlei; Pronay Halder, Alex Lima, Greg Stewart; Seiminlen Doungel, Nerijus Valskis, Komal Thatal.
Hyderabad FC (4-4-2): Laxmikant Kattiamni(GK); Asish Rai, Juanan, Chinglensana Singh, Akash Mishra; Aniket Jadhav, Hitesh Sharma, Joao Victor, Mohammad Yasir; Joel Chianese, Bartholomew Ogbeche.
JAMSHEDPUR FC 1-1 HYDERABAD FC
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