The last-placed East Bengal are taking on the 2nd place Mumbai City, with the Islanders struggling it’s now an opportunity for the Red and Gold Brigade to get something out of this fixture.
East Bengal vs Mumbai City is the upcoming match in the Hero ISL 2021. The Red Steelers are hosting The Highlanders at Tilak Maidan Stadium on 7th Jan. The last-placed East Bengal are taking on the 2nd place Mumbai City, with the Islanders struggling it’s now an opportunity for the Red and Gold Brigade to get something out of this fixture.
SCEB vs Mumbai City: Match Details
Time– 7:30 PM
Where to watch– Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Star Sports Network, and JioTV
Venue– Tilak Maidan Stadium, Goa, India
Team News: East Bengal vs Mumbai City
SC East Bengal- Team News
The Red and Gold Brigade are coming into the fixture after a 1-1 draw against Hyderabad FC. With this result, East Bengals are still struggling in the league without a win. Sitting, at last, East Bengal has only 5 points out of their 9 matches. With the news of a change in management, it’s now all about time to see how the team performs.
Mumbai City FC- Team News
Reigning champions Mumbai City are as usual in fierce form since the beginning of the season. After a glorious start to the league, The Islanders are now struggling as they are winless in their last 3 matches. After a 3-3 draw against NorthEast United, they were defeated by 2-4 against Odisha. Des Buckingham’s side will be looking to get the win to overcome their previous defeat. The Islanders have scored 10 times while their defenders saw 9 goals go past them from the previous 5 league fixtures.
East Bengal vs Mumbai City: Head-to-Head
East Bengal- 0
Mumbai City- 2
SCEB vs MCFC: Possible Line-ups-
SC East Bengal: A.Bhattacharya (GK), Mrcela, Mondal, Gaikwad, Lourenco, Dervisevic, Rafique, Hnamte, Das, A.Singh, Chima-Chukwu
Mumbai City: M.Nawaz, A.Ranawade, Mehtab Singh, R.Bheke, M.Rao Desai, Lalengmawia, Ahmed Jahouh, C.Gabriel, Vikram Singh, Bipin Singh, I.Angulo