As the I-League proceeds into its fourth round, TRAU is commencing to host Chennai City FC on 24 January at Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan stadium.
TRAU is yet to register their first victory of this season. With 3 points from their three draw, they find themselves in the 10th position.
On the other hand, Chennai City FC has played 2 fixtures and managed to collect three-point against Gokulam Kerala FC and lost in the second to Real Kashmir FC by 2-0.
TRAU vs Chennai City FC Preview:
TRAU have played three matches and drew in all the three games, Mohammedan SC held TRAU by a 2-2 draw in their last fixture. Eventually, TRAU had chances to take the lead but they did not manage to capitalize.
Whereas Chennai City FC have won their first match in the opening round against Gokulam Kerala FC. But later in the 2nd round Real Kashmir FC defeated Chennai City FC by 2 goal lead. The Snow Leopard kept a clean sheet in that match.
TRAU vs Chennai City FC Team News:
The Red Pythons will be looking to register their first win in the ongoing I-League. As they drew three matches played so far. Nandakumar Singh will want his team to move up to the first half of the standing table. They have a three-match unbeaten run and will strive to extend it further in this match. The expected formation for this match will be 4-4-2.
“There are no cakewalks in the Hero I-League. We are expecting no different from TRAU and we do not take anything for granted. Still, we will aim for nothing less than a win because getting back to winning ways stays pivotal for us.”-Chennai Head Coach Satyasagara
Meanwhile, the Lions had a good start in this season of I-league as they bag their first victory against Gokulam Kerala FC in the 1st round of the league. Satyasagara head coach of Chennai City FC might play with the same 5-3-2 formation.
Predicted Line-ups and Score:
TRAU: Soram Anganba, Shahabaaz Khan, T. J. Singh, Y. N. Singh, H. L. Ribeiro, L. M. Singh, Joseph Olaleye, C. K. Singh, K. Phalguni Singh, Bidyashagar Singh, Komron Tursunov.
Chennai City FC: A. N. Lamba, Rajesh S, Elvedin Škrijelj, Shankar Sampingiraj, Sriram Boopathi, Harikrishna AU, Vladimir Molerović, Charles Anandraj, Iqbal Hussain, Pravitto Raju, Demir Avdic.
TRAU 0 – 2 Chennai City FC
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