ISL 2020-21, Mumbai City FC vs Hyderabad FC: Predicted playing XI, fantasy team, team news and formation

ISL 2021: Ahead of the match between Mumbai City FC and Hyderabad FC in the Indian Super League (ISL), we look at the predicted starting XIs and possible formations for both sides.

Mumbai City FC's Hugo Boumous and Hyderabad FC's Joel Chianese.   -  www.indiansuperleague.com

Hyderabad FC will return to action after a week in the Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21) when it takes on table-topper Mumbai City FC at the GMC Athletic Stadium on Saturday.

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The Nizams won their last two matches 4-1 and 4-2 against Chennaiyin FC and NortheEast United FC, while Mumbai City beat ATK Mohun Bagan 1-0 on Monday.

Mumbai will have Ahmed Jahouh back in contention after his one-game suspension, while Hyderabad will be without Nikhil Poojary, Fran Sandaza and Souvik Chakrabarti.

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Here's how the two teams could line-up:

Mumbai City FC predicted XI (4-2-3-1)

Amrinder Singh; Mohammed Rakip, Mourtada Fall, Hernan Santana, Mandar Rao Dessai; Rowlin Borges, Ahmed Jahouh; Raynier Fernandes, Hugo Boumous, Bipin Singh; Adam Le Fondre

Hyderabad FC predicted XI (4-2-3-1)

Laxmikant Kattimani; Asish Rai, Odei Onaindia, Chinglensana Singh, Akash Mishra; Lluis Sastre, Joao Victor; Joel Chianese, Halicharan Narzary, Mohammed Yasir; Aridane Santana

Fantasy picks

We have also got you covered for your fantasy ATK Mohun Bagan and Mumbai City FC combined XI. Captaincy pick: Aridane Santana (HFC), Vice-captain: Adam le Fondre (MCFC)

Amrinder Singh (MCFC), Asish Rai (HFC), Mourtada Fall (MCFC), Chinglensana Singh (HFC), Mandar Rao Dessai (MCFC), Rowllin Borges (MCFC), Hugo Boumous (MCFC), Bipin Singh (MCFC), Joel Chianese (HFC), Aridane Santana (HFC), Adam le Fondre (MCFC)

ISL 2020 will be televised live on Star Sports and live streamed on Disney+Hotstar and Jio TV.