FC Goa vs Bengaluru FC has always been a one-sided affair in the brief history of the Indian Super League. So when Juan Ferrando’s men welcome the ISL season 5 winners at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in their ISL 2020-21 season opener on Sunday, they will have a point to prove.
As suggested by FC Goa vs Bengaluru FC head-to-head count, the ISL stats favour the visiting team, with Sunil Chhetri’s men emerging triumphant in five of their seven meetings against the Gaurs in the league.
But as they say, the days of yore mean little in fixtures like these as both the teams are starting fresh after a hectic summer transfer extravaganza, and thus, you can bet on a Bengaluru FC win at 2.42.
Bengaluru FC have always enjoyed playing against FC Goa and the fact that they have won four of their last five encounters against their Sunday’s opponents is a perfect exemplar. FC Goa’s last victory over Bengaluru FC dates back to November 2017.
Bengaluru FC taking on FC Goa is all about goals, to say the least, and a certain Sunil Chhetri has notched three goals in his last five outings against the Gaurs, including a winner in a 2-1 victory in January. The Blues average two goals per game against FC Goa, having scored 14 while conceding seven in as many meetings.
With Bengaluru FC boasting of some high profile attacking names, you can bet on the Blues to score the opener at 1.90. Furthermore, none of FCG vs BFC matches have seen a goalless draw, but if you think that can be the case on Sunday, the odds are stacked at 3.15. Bengaluru FC have kept three clean sheets in their seven meetings against FC Goa and the odds for the same are at set at 3.10. For FC Goa, who have never managed to keep their goal clean against the Blues, the figure is 3.55.
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