Indian Super League
Kerala Blasters FC vs FC Goa
GMC Stadium, Goa
23rd January 2021
7:30 pm IST
FC Goa will take on Kerala Blasters in the forthcoming fixture of Hero Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21. The encounter takes place at the Goa Medical College Ground in Bambolim on Saturday (January 23). Both teams had contrasting campaigns this season which makes Goa firm favourites to win the encounter. With five wins and four draws in 12 games, Goa are third in the team standings and would like to get some more points under their belt. On the other hand, Kerala Blasters have been struggling this season – occupying the ninth spot with 13 wins from 12 games. Meanwhile, fans can scroll down to get the best tips to choose goal-keeper, mid-fielders, defenders and strikers for FCG vs KBFC game. Indian Super League 2020–21 Points Table Updated.
Speaking of the history between the two sides, Kerala Blasters FC and FC Goa have played each other on 13 occasions with the latter dominating the head-to-head record. While the Gaurs emerged victorious nine times, only three encounters went in Kerala’s favour. The remaining game resulted in a draw. The two sides last met earlier this season where Goa put up an emphatic show and won the game 3-1. While they would like to replicate their heroics, the Blasters are aiming redemption. As the game gets lined-up, let’s look at the ideal fantasy team.
Kerala Blasters FC square off against FC Goa in their next match of the Indian Super League. The match is slated to be held on Saturday, January 23 at the Goa Medical College Ground, Bambolim and kickoff at 7:30 PM IST. Lets look at the KBFC vs FCG Dream11 prediction, playing 11, top picks, and other details of this ISL encounter.
Kerala Blasters are unbeaten in their last three games and will start the match brimming with confidence following their narrow 2-1 win against Bengaluru FC. Currently at the 9th position on the table, they have registered three wins, drawn four, and suffered from five losses with 13 points against their name. Kibu Vicunas men will be aiming to carry on their unbeaten run and jump up possibly the 5th position.
FC Goa, on the other hand, are ranked third on the ISL table with 19 points against their name. They have won five games, drawn four and lost 3 matches from 12 games with their last outing ending in a 1-1 draw again ATK Mohun Bagan FC. Currently, on a five-match unbeaten run, FC Goa will start the match as favourites and will look to bridge the difference between them and the second-placed Mohun Bagan FC
Both Kerala Blasters and FC Goa will play the match with impactful players missing in their respective starting 11s. While FC Goa will be without the services of Igor Angulo, Kerala Blasters FC will have to work without Jessel Carneiro, Jordan Murray, and Facundo Pereyra. However, FC Goa boast of a strong squad and might just be able to pipe out a narrow win for themselves in this clash.
Goalkeeper - Albino Gomes
Defenders - Ivan Gonzalez, Costa Nhamoinesu, Saviour Gama, Seriton Fernandes
Midfielders - Jeakson Singh, Edu Bedia, Sahal Abdul Samad, Brandon Fernandes, Rahul KP
Strikers - Gary Hooper
Captain- Jeakson Singh or Brandon Fernandes
Vice-Captain- Edu Bedia or Rahul KP