Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2016 is all set for Match no. 8 between FC Goa vs FC Pune City. The game will take place today, 8th October 2016 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda-Goa. FC Goa (FCG) have been one of the most consistent teams in ISL history and their home record is quite good. Goa lost their opening match to NorthEast United but they will look to come back in the home. The game will kick off at 7pm IST and broadcasted live on Star Sports network. [ ISL 2016 Schedule ]
FCG vs FCPC Match Preview
Goa last played their home match in the ISL 2015 final where they lost a match against Chennaiyin FC but played very well. It will be interesting how FC Goa bounce back in today’s game. Goa will miss their key players Robin Singh, Gregory Arnolin and Luciano Sabrosa in today’s game.
FC Pune City (FCPC) also started their ISL 2016 campaign with defeat against Mumbai City FC with 1-0. Pune till now unable to put a good performance in Indian Super League. the teams have the poorest away record in the ISL, as they won only one match from 14 matches they played. It will be interesting to see which team will open their points account in today’s game.
ISL 2016: FC Goa vs Pune City Prediction
Both the teams have met four times out of which one match won by Pune and one by Goa and two matches were drawn. If we look at past five matches stats then FC Goa is looking in better position to win this match because FC Pune City has lost all 5 last games. [ ISL 2016 Points Table ]
Match Predictions: FC Goa: 56% Draw: 23% Pune City: 21%
FC Goa vs Pune City Live Streaming
The Hero ISL 2016 Season, match 8 is between FC Goa vs Pune City at 7pm IST. You can watch this match on STAR Sports 3, Star Gold & Star Utsav in Hindi. Viewers who like to watch in English can tune to STAR Sports 2.
Fans can also watch the FC Goa vs Pune City live stream online through the Hotstar app. You can also check the Live Match scores online on the official website of Indian Super League.
FC Goa Team
Defender: Lucio, Debabrata Roy, Narayan Das, Raju Gaikwad, Gregory Arnolin, Bruno Pinheiro, Nicolau Colaco, Keenan Almeida, Leonardo da Silva Moura
Midfielder: Bikramjit Singh, Denson Devadas, Mandar Rao Desai, Romeo Fernandes, Pronay Halder, Jofre Mateu, Jonatan Lucca
Forward: Joaquim Abranches, Chinadorai Sabeeth, Victor Simoes, Reinaldo, Victorino Fernandes, Thongkhosiem Haokip,
Goal Keeper: Laxmikant Kattimani, Elinton Andrade,
FC Pune City Team
Defender: Gourmangi Singh, Dharmaraj Ravanan, Pritam Kotal, Deepak Devrani, Anupam Sarkar, Andres Gonzalez, Daniele Magliocchetti, Saidou Panandetiguiri, Govin Singh, Fanai Lalrempuia, Gurjinder Kumar
Midfielder: Lenny Rodrigues, Manish Maithani, Israil Gurung, Tapan Maity, Mehrajuddin Wadoo, Jackichand Singh, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Bikash Jairu, Sushanth Mathew
Forward: Yendrick Ruiz, Tuncay Sanli, Adrian Mutu, Ashutosh Mehta, Joaquim Abranches, Ivan Bolado
Goal Keeper: Lalit Thapa, Arindam Bhattacharya, Lalit Thapa