Odisha FC and Chennaiyin FC traded missed probabilities to play out a goal-less draw of their Indian Tremendous League match right here on Sunday.
The match noticed each groups failing to transform clear-cut probabilities. That Odisha had three photographs on the right track whereas Chennaiyin managed simply two exemplified how a lot each side cancelled out one another.
Chennaiyin, the higher aspect by way of possession, although had a few probabilities to get a winner however their forwards had been unable to transform them.
It was Chennaiyin who dominated the opening exchanges, creating a number of probabilities within the opening quarter. They’d their first large probability in the course of the second minute, however Rahim Ali didn’t put his crew forward.
A protracted ball discovered him by on purpose with solely Odisha keeper Arshdeep Singh to beat. However his remaining contact was too heavy and allowed Arshdeep to return out and smother the ball.
Within the 14th minute, Lallianzuala Chhangte obtained the ball from Anirudh Thapa and drilled in a low shot, however it solely struck the aspect netting.
The primary half bought more and more aggressive with each groups committing quite a lot of fouls. Chennaiyin earned two yellow playing cards with Enes Sipovic and Jerry Lalrinzuala going into the referee e-book.
Odisha thought that they had the lead as the primary half drew to a detailed. Diego Mauricio headed in a cross from Cole Alexander, just for the linesman to sign for offside.
Simply after that, Jakub Sylvestr had an awesome probability to search out the opening purpose. Reagan Singh discovered him within the field and Sylvestr was capable of direct it in direction of the publish, just for Arshdeep to drag off one other very important save.
The Odisha keeper was in high type all through the primary half and was a serious purpose why each groups went in goalless on the break.
The second half began with Chhangte getting in behind the Odisha defence but once more and discovering the aspect netting for the second time.
Within the 71st minute, Ali wasted one other nice probability. A mistake by Steven Taylor left the teen with solely Arshdeep to beat once more. This time he managed to try this however struck his shot towards the publish.
The final ten minutes of the sport was largely performed out in Odisha’s half as Chennaiyin pushed for a winner. Nonetheless, the Odisha defence stood agency.