Delhi Dynamos FC is all set to take on Jamshedpur FC in the seventeenth match of ongoing Hero Indian Super League. The two teams are scheduled to play the football match on 6th December 2017 at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium, which is situated in Delhi. The soccer match is slated to commence at 8:00 PM as per the Indian Standard Time.
Delhi’s FC and Jamshedpur FC haven’t played any match is the history of ISL. Both teams will be playing their first match against each other in this domestic soccer of league of India. As these ISL teams have not confronted in any soccer match, no statistical data informing about their performance is available.
Owned by United States-based ship recycling company GMS Inc. and Delhi-based DEN Networks, Delhi’s football team showcased impressive growth in its performance in all seasons of Indian Super League. Under the guidance of coach Harm van Veldhoven, Delhi’s FC failed to achieve good rank in the list of top four best performers in ISL standings.
In initial season of Hero ISL, Delhi Dynamos FC registered victories in four matches. The soccer team earned 18 points from 4 victories. Facing defeats in four matches, Delhi’s team could not qualify for the semi-final matches. Finishing six matches with equal scores against the opposite teams, Delhi Dynamos FC ended up bagging fifth rank in the points table.
Emerging with consistent progress in the overall performance in next season of ISL, Delhi Dynamos FC won six matches. Delhi’s FC lost four games in the 2nd edition. The team played 14 matches in the league stage game and earned 22 points from 6 victories. Securing fourth place in the point table, the team successfully entered into the semis in 2nd season of ISL.
In 3rd season of ISL, Delhi Dynamos FC didn’t loose consistency in its performance and beat the opposite teams in five games. The team did not manage to win three matches in the league stage and finished six matches with equal scores. Earning 21 points, Delhi’s football club bagged third place in the points table. The team qualified for the semis but failed to reach into the final match.
Former Spanish midfielder Miguel Angel Portugal Vicario has been appointed as the new football manager of Delhi Dynamos FC for this season of Hero ISL. Under his training and mentorship, Delhi’s soccer team is expected to perform well in the fourth season of Hero Indian Super League.
Owned by Tata Steel, Jamshedpur FC is a newly introduced team in the fourth edition of Hero Indian Super League. Former English footballer Steve Coppell has been appointed as the head coach of Jamshedpur FC for the ongoing season of Indian Super League. Playing against NorthEast United FC on 18th November this year, the team made its debut in this season of ISL tournament.
After analysing the performances of these teams, it seems that the competition between the two teams is going to be much tougher than expected. Delhi’s FC as well as Jamshedpur football team has a good track record of performing well in the pre-season matches which were played before the commencement of ISL. It will be quite interesting to watch the two sides trying hard to attain victory in their first head-to-head clash.