The Match No. 2 of Hero ISL Season 2 is between Delhi Dynamos and NorthEast United FC at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi. Delhi Dynamos after a win in last game will return home for match against NorthEast United FC. This team who is currently 2nd in the league table with 4 wins and 12 points being 6 matches played are the top contenders for finishing top 4 spot. As the tournament has reached it halfway there are no room for mistakes and nothing can’t be taken for granted. This team has showed a great defense setup this season with just 5 goals scored against them. Although their attack has not been up to the mark as only 5 goals has been netted in 6 games. Souvik Chakraborty is facing a 1-match ban and will be replaced by Anwar Ali as a full back.
Whereas NorthEast United FC is on 7th spot with just 2 wins in 6 matches played. From now NorthEast has to win every game to seal their spot in top 4. NorthEast has been very weak defensively this season as 12 Goals are scored against them. Simao and Velez are expected to make start and a lot of depends upon them as they have to work hard to break Delhi’s defence.
Match will kick-off at 7.00 PM IST (19:00 Hrs). It will go live on Starsports 2 in English, Starsports 3 in Hindi. You can also watch it live on Starsports.com & Hotstar.
Dynamos FC: Doblas, Riise, Anas, Anwar, Ralte, Mulder, Malouda, Dos Santos, Chicao, Robin, Francis
NorthEast United FC: Rehenesh, Hengbart, Bikey, Ralte, Singh, Pradhan, Simao, Haokip, Hangal, Velez, Dadzie
Dynamos FC: Riise, Malouda, Dos Santos.
Chennaiyin FC: Bikey, Simao, Velez.
Delhi Dynamos being high on confidence would want to win the game to finish on top of the table. It will try to take advantage of NorthEast United’s weak defence and will try to net maximum number of goals. Whereas Simao, Dadzie and Velez have to work hard to surpass Delhi’s defence.
D.Dynamos FC 2 – NorthEast United FC 1
Read, ISL 2015 Timetable here