Hero ISL 2016 moves to Match Day 4 and this time, it’s the opening game for FC Goa. North East united already tasted the victory as they defeated Kerela Blasters 1-0 in their opening ISL Match. FC Goa to play North East United at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, Guwahati on 4 October 2016. Football fans might be curious to see how the 2015 ISL Season runner ups begin their 2016 campaign. Both are highly competitive teams and the Game would surely be a tough fight. However, North East carry high morale with that opening game victory. Check how to watch North East United Vs FC Goa live stream free and today’s football match predictions.
North East United Vs FC Goa (ISL 2016)
Date: 4 October 2016.
Venue: Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, Guwahati.
Time: 7.00pm IST
Broadcasters: Star Sports (English) Star Gold (Hindi)
North East United Vs FC Goa Preview
An astonishing start for the 2016 ISL Season for Nelo Vingada’s Men. Moreover, NorthEast United was kindly impressive, especially defensively as they host the Kerala Blasters at home. “There is plenty of scope for improvement. We have to play better to reach the semis which is my target and of my players, so we have to be more consistent. If we don’t grow up and play better, it won’t be enough,” said the North East United head coach Vingada.
However, they have to showcase a much better display as they head forward to face the 2015 ISL Runner-ups FC Goa. The Hammers will be looking forward to keeping a 100% win record at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium. While Ivory Coast international Didier Zokora to be included in the Playing XI against the Gaurs is in Doubt.
Even this Year the Gaurs are headed by the Brazillian talisman Zico. Although the Franchise’s prominent decision to retain Lucio was indeed required. The ex-Inter Milan and Brazil’s World Cup campaigner is a live wire in the Defensive areas. Meanwhile, Defenders Gregory Arnolin, Denzil Franco, goalkeeper Subhashish Roy Chowdhury, and striker Robin Singh are likely to miss a couple of Matches due to their respective pre-season injuries.
Whereas the New Brazillian signings Trindade Goncalves, Rafael Dumas, Julio Cesar and Richarlyson can be featured in the Playing XI. While Zico has to line up his troops against North East United and fix the puzzle for his side. Whereas the whole new players have the Opportunity to perform and prove themselves
North East United(4-4-2)
Paul, Gurung, Lazaretti, Mailson, N. Chettri, Rowllin, Zokora, Katsumi, Halicharan, Alfaro, Velez
Kattimani, Debabrata Roy, Cardozo, Lucio, Raju Gaikwad, Gonzalez, Felsibino, Romeo Fernandes, Shirodkar, Rafael Luiz, Oliveira.
NorthEast United Vs FC Goa Predictions
The Hammers have the home advantage as they host FC Goa for Match Day 4. What would be the Playing XI for Zico? Probably Zico might line up all the Brazillian international on the Pitch. I Predict a 2-1 North East United win. Velez and Katsumi to score for the Hammers. Oliveira to score the only FC Goa goal.
Watch North East United Vs FC Goa Live Stream
North East United Vs FC Goa Match Day 4 from the Hero ISL 2016 Season can be watched on STAR Sports 3, Star Gold & Star Utsav in Hindi. Whereas, STAR Sports 2 to Broadcast the Match in English.
You can also watch the North East United Vs FC Goa live stream online through the Hotstar app as well as on StarSports.com. You can also check the Live Match scores online on the official website of Indian Super League.