Chennaiyin FC (CFC) will take on NorthEast United FC (NEUFC) in match 98 of the 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) season at the Fatorda Stadium in Goa on Thursday.

Overall Head-to-Head - (Total: 13 | Wins - CFC:  3, NEUFC: 6; Draws: 4)

NorthEast United has dominated the fixture with six wins.

Last meeting (NEUFC 0-0 CFC)

The last ISL meeting between the sides took place on December 13, 2020 at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Goa.


Current Position in Table:

NEUFC: NEUFC is fifth on the table with 26 points from 17 games. It has six wins and eight draws and three losses to its tally.

CFC: Chennaiyin is eighth on the table with 18 points from 17 games. It has three wins, six losses and nine draws in its campaign.


Form Guide:

NEUFC (WDDWW) - NorthEast’s fine run continues with a six-match unbeaten streak. The Highlanders head into the fixture on the back of a 3-1 win over Odisha FC.

CFC (DLDLD) - Out of favour for the playoffs after a poor recent showing with three losses, Chennaiyin moves into the fixture after a 2-2 draw.


Goals scored (this season):

NorthEast United: 24

Chennaiyin FC: 13

Top scorers 2020/21


6 - Luis Machado

4 - Deshorn Brown

4 - Federico Gallego


4 - Esmael Goncalves

2 - Anirudh Thapa

2 - Rahim Ali

Top-rated player- NEUFC

Federico Gallego -  7.6


Top-rated player- CFC:

Lallianzuala Chhangte - 7.1


Clean sheets 2020/21:


CFC:  6