The upcoming match between North East United FC and Pune City FC is believed to be a complete package of entertainment as the tournament is heading towards the end of the league matches and the elimination round would take place. North East United FC would like to change things around for them. Being ranked 9th with just 4 points on the 10 club list in the league, is something of a great concern for the North East fans. On the other hand, Pune City FC has registered four wins in their last six matches they have played and have lost two matches. Pune City FC is currently ranked 4th position on the table with 12 points.
Both the teams would try to make some alterations on the points table after the game and the stakes are higher for North East United FC as it is their away match and they would do anything to give their fans something to rejoice for even though the chances for qualifying to the next round is very slim for them.
Indian Super League has witnessed 83 goals with a 12.9% conversion rate. There have been 23 clean sheets so far in the tournament with the help of 607 interceptions, 636 blocks and 1539 tackles while 1007 fouls also took place in which 7 red cards are shown and 127 yellow cards. In regards of viewership, Indian Super League comes in the top five leagues of the world with the most viewership after English Premier League, La Liga and Serie A.
League- Indian Super League 2017
Venue- Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium, Pune, India
Date and Time- 8:00 PM IST on Saturday, December 30, 2017
PCFC Vs NEUFC performances in last six matches:
NEUFC – D, L, W, L, L, L
PCFC – W, W, L, W, L, W
NEUFC (Probable 11) –
Ravi Kumar, Nirmal Chettri, Jose Gonclaves, Sambinha, Reagan Singh, Martin Diaz, Luis Paez , Rowlin Borges, Seiminlen Doungel, Marcinho, Holicharan Narzary
PCFC (Probable 11) –
Vishal Kaith, Adil Khan, Diego Carlos, Emiliano Alfaro, Fanai Lalcchhuanmawia, Gurtej Singh, Marcelinho, Marcos Tebar, Muhammed Kuruniyan, Rafa, Sarthak Golui
Vishal Kaith (PCFC)
Diego Carlos (PCFC)
Sarthak Golui (PCFCC)
Halicharan Narzary (NEUFC)
Rowllin Borges (NEUFC)
Seeing the last five performances of both the teams, it is expected that Pune City FC will come out on top but as it is their home match against the North East United FC. In this five months long league, every league game is crucial and it is too early to predict something. Like every year, the fifth installment of the Indian Super League promises a rollercoaster of emotions going up and down with every match. Our bet is on Pune City FC on this game.
We are providing you the PCFC Vs NEUFC football match preview based on our research and understanding. Please choose your own probable playing 11 as these matches are quite risky to predict who will play and who will not get the chance to play.