Chennaiyin FC will be playing Odisha FC at the Goa Medical College Ground in Bambolim on Wednesday for the Indian Super League fixture at 7:30 PM IST. Chennaiyin FC has acquired the eighth position with 11 points while Odisha FC has occupied the 11th spot with six points.
Chennaiyin FC played 10 matches out of which they won two games, lost thrice and had a draw on five occasions. Odisha FC also had 10 games, they were victorious once, lost six games and drew thrice.
After a series of losses, Odisha FC finally managed to break the losing streak which gave them a huge boost for the remainder of the tournament. Odisha is looking calm and composed in their team’s formation. Odisha FC are currently at the bottom of the table and are unbeaten in their last two fixtures.
Chennaiyin FC has been shaky throughout the season till now. Chennai showed their abilities and tactics but have been highly inconsistent. Standing in the eighth position, the Marina Machans are winless in their last four fixtures.
In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Odisha FC has a minor advantage as they beat Chennaiyin FC once in the three matches they faced. Chennai couldn’t manage to beat Odisha even once and two matches ended in a draw on three occasions. The last encounter between the two teams which took place on January 10, 2020, in Bambolim ended in a 0-0 draw.
Odisha FC to miss the services of Jacob Tratt. The centre-back from Australia was suspended for accumulating four yellow cards. The rest of the squad is available.
Esmael Goncalves won’t play in the fixture due to match fitness issues. Rafael Crivellaro has been ruled out of the league.