ISL 2016: North East United vs Chennaiyin FC Prediction, Preview & Squad

It’s Match Day 18 of Hero ISL 2016 as the Table toppers North East United with 10 points 3 wins a Draw and a Loss from the 5 ISL Matches played so far to Play 6th spot Chennaiyin FC with 4 points 1 win, 1 Draw and 1 loss in their 3 ISL games played yet. However, the Highlanders seem strong force this season and it can be seen from their league position. Whereas Chennaiyin FC had a major setback as their massive contributors Elano Bloomer and Steven Mendoza are no more available for them. Chennaiyin FC travels Guwahati to play the host North East United for their next ISL fixture as on 20 October 2016. So let’see the North East United vs Chennaiyin FC prediction, match preview, and squad.

ISL 2016: North East United vs Chennaiyin FC Prediction

 

North East United vs Chennaiyin FC (ISL 2016)
Date: 20 October 2016.
Venue: Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, Guwahati.
Time: 7.00pm IST
Broadcasters: Star Sports (English) Star Gold (Hindi)

North East vs Chennaiyin Match Preview

North East United boss Vingada is delivering the successful combination of Katsumi Yusa, Emiliano Alfaro, and Nicolas Velez right Upfront. Moreover, the Highlanders are improving as the competition advances. North East grabbed a late 1-0 win against FC Pune City even after being down to 10 men in the first half and gathering a comprehensive win clinching all the three points.Whereas they struggled for a 1-1 draw against Delhi. North East United would probably play with an ideology that the best defense is to attack. Highlanders would probably look to maintain the table topper throne with them

Whereas they struggled for a 1-1 draw against Delhi. North East United would probably play with an ideology that the best defense is to attack. Highlanders would probably look to maintain the table topper throne with them

Meanwhile, the Italian tactician Marco Materazzi seems frustrated with Chennaiyin FC’s performance this season so far. Chennaiyin FC had will be missing the Services of Elano Bloomer and Steven Mendoza is no more available for them.

Although some life left in this side as Alfaro is playing like a man possessed and Chennaiyin’s center halves will have their task cut out when the sides meet. The home side is expected to line-up in a familiar 4-2-3-1 diamond formation by the Italian manager, with Yusa, Velez and Halicharan Narzary in support.

Lineups

NorthEast United FC (4-5-1)

Goalkeeper: Subrata Paul

Defenders: Gustavo Lazzaretti, Mailson Alves, Reagan Singh, Robin Gurung

Midfielders: Katsumi Yusa, Romaric, Didier Zokora, Holicharan Narzary, Rowlin Borges

Striker: Nicolas Velez

Chennaiyin FC (4-4-2)

Goalkeeper: Duwayne Kerr

Defenders: Mehrajuddin Wadoo, Bernard Mendy, John Arne Riise, N. Mohanraj

Midfielders: Baljit Singh, Hans Mulder, Raphael Augusto, Jayesh Rane

Strikers: Jeje Lalpekhlua, Davide Succi

North East United vs Chennaiyin FC Predictions

Chennaiyin FC has just 3 ISL games played so far and they do have an opportunity to climb up the ISL points table. Although they have this difficult task to defeat the League leaders North East United who have been spot on this season. I Predict a 1-1 Draw for this game. Jeje Lalpekhlua to score for Chennai and Nicolas Velez to score for North East.

North East United vs Chennaiyin FC Live Stream

It is Match Day 18 of Hero ISL 2016 Season 3 and you can watch this collision of the Match North East United vs Chennaiyin FC 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 Chennaiyin FC live stream online through the Hotstar app as . You can also check the Live Match scores online on the official website of Indian Super League.

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