Indian Super League 2020-21: Kerala Blasters, Jamshedpur FC Clash To Clinch A Higher Position On Points Table

Akshay Sonawane
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Kerala Blasters will be playing Jamshedpur FC on Wednesday for the Indian Super League fixture at the GMC Stadium, Bambolim at 7:30 PM IST. Jamshedpur FC and Kerala Blasters have acquired the eighth and ninth position with 14 points each. Jamshedpur has occupied a higher spot based on goal difference.

The two teams played 13 matches each, they won thrice, lost and drew five games each. Both teams are having a similar kind of tournament so far.

Jamshedpur FC ended their three-game losing streak in the previous game when they drew 0-0 against Hyderabad FC. Owen Coyle will be counting on their new signings to win games for Kerala. Jamshedpur has managed to score just one goal in their last three games. They have been struggling to capitalize on the opportunities.

Kerala Blasters didn’t lose a single game in their last four matches. The Blasters has managed to garner eight points in their last four games which will be a positive note for them before facing Jamshedpur and Bengaluru in their upcoming fixtures. Kerala Blasters had a 1-1 draw against FC Goa in their previous game. Rahul KP’s header in the second half helped them to draw the game.

In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Jamshedpur has the upper hand as they beat Kerala twice in the seven matches they played against each other. The Blasters came out victorious only once while four games were ended in a draw between the two teams.

The Blasters to miss the services of Jordan Murray in this game. Rahul KP and Jeakson Singh will be suspended due to four yellow cards.