FCG Vs ODS Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: A win sees Goa move atop of the league standings come today’s affair.
Just missing out on top spot at the moment by the finest margins of goal difference, Goa will be looking to take a clear lead come today’s outing. The three points against Odisha today will see them occupy a spot in the pinnacles of the Indian Super League, a position the club will be yearning to take over.
Also, why a win takes paramount importance for them is owing to their current form. After being imperious in 2019, the club has tottered its way in 2020, wading their way into the new year with two defeats in their last five encounters with their last match seeing them just about scrape their way to a 3-2 win against Kerala Blasters.
However when they take to the pitch today, the side will be well aware that things will be far from easy for them. They are up against a rejuvenated Odisha side, one which has instilled in place a meticulous and riveting brand of football to occupy a spot in the coveted top 4 wit the side winning four affairs in a row prior to their 3-0 defeat to Bengaluru the last time around.
“Goa is a top team, one of the best teams in the league. We know very well how they play. Every single game we play, we have our own style. But also depending on the opponents, we do change a few things. We have practiced this week and I think the boys are ready,” said Odisha’s manager Gombau.
This will be a closely contested affair between two sides who have done extremely well for themselves this season. However, what should see Goa just about scram ther way through to a win o the day is their attacking might paired with Odisha depleted defence on the day.
Probable Playing 11
- Ahmed Jahouh is yet to recover from his ongoing injury plight with the player set to sit this one out.
- Marcos Tear has picked up an injury, one which will see him out of action for the side along with Sarangi and Carlos.
Francisco Dorronsoro (GK), Gaurav, Mohammad, Narayan, Diawandou Diagne, Nandhakumar, Vinit Rai, Xisco Hernandez, Martin Guedes, Daniel, Manuel Onwu
Mohammad Nawaz (GK), Carlos Pena, Mourtada Fall, Seriton Fernandes, Mandar Rao Dessai, Brandon Fernandes, Jackichand, Lenny Rodrigues, Manvir Singh, Hugo Boumous, Ferran Corominas
Indian Super League 2019-20
Match: Odisha Vs Goa
Date And Time: 29th January, Thursday- 7:30pm IST
Venue: Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar
Television: Star Sports 2/HD, JioTV
- Francisco Dorronsoro, Diawandou Diagne, Xisco Hernandez, Martin Guedes
- Carlos Pena, Brandon Fernandes, Hugo Boumous, Ferran Corominas
Top Goal Scorer
- Santana: 9 Goals
- Ferran Corominas: 8 Goals
Freekick and Corner Taker
- Xisco Hernandez
- Manvir Singh
Odisha Vs Hyderabad: 1-2
Mumbai City Vs Bengaluru: 2-0
FCG Vs ODS Dream11 Goal-Keeper
With Odisha’s stalwart Francisco Dorronsoro set to be back in between the poles for this one, the side’s defence will be massively galvanised given the acumen he becomes bearing as a shot stopper to see us opt for the shot stopper for this one.
FCG Vs ODS Dream11 Defenders
Goa have struggled defensively off late, something has seen them go on a downward spiral in the league. However despite this discourse we’ll be moving in with the two names from Goa given the attacking shot in the arm they provide to their side, one which has seen the side become such an exemplary attacking unit.
Both Carlos Pena and Mourtada Pena have been pivotal for the side in the aforementioned narrative to see them both find a place in our Dream 11 side for the day. Elsewhere, we are going to be limiting ourselves to the mere one selection from Odisha with Mohammad Dhot making a way in our team.
FCG Vs ODS Dream11 Midfielders
Goa find themselves in contention of occupying a place in the echelons of the league standings owing to their electric attack. And it’s been even more well functioning when they have played away from their home stadium with the side scoring the highest numbers of goals on away venues with the 14 goals.
They’ll be looking to dole out the same treatment to an Odisha side which leaked the three goals the last time around which sees us begin with Hugo Boumous from the side for this tie. He has scored the six goals and come up with four assists to become a must have pick for us for the tie.
Mandar Rao Dessai came up with a piquant display for the side in their last win to see him come in as well along with Brandon Fernandes. Elsewhere, from Odisha we’ll be beginning with Diawandou Diagne owing to his two toned nature as a player along with Xisco Hernandez who has amassed 5 goals this season.
FCG Vs ODS Dream11 Strikers
Goa’s top scorer in the league with the 9 goals to his name, Ferran Corominas becomes the first name to be ingrained in our setup for this encounter. He’s partnered up with Manvir Singh with the duo making for a deadly one, one comprised of two players who have made n unison to pummel sides.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Ferran is our captain for the day while Hugo is the vice-captain.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.