Fulltime: FC Pune City 4-3 Delhi Dynamos
Full Time: FC Pune City 4-3 Delhi Dynamos
At full time in the craziest game of the season so far, Pune triumph over Delhi. It was a topsy turvey with both teams holding the lead at various times. It was a great attacking display from both sides but eventually Pune just found more goals. Valiant effort from Delhi, though.
Free kick goes well over.
90+6' Free kick in a great position for Delhi on the edge of the box.
90+4' GOALLLL! Delhi score again through Sawmtea!
90+3' GOOOALLL!! Leny Scored and game over for Delhi.Lenny Rodrigues finishes off brilliantly with a shot from the edge of the box. Game should be over now.
90+2' Sanju Pradhan is played through by Oberman but he fails to contact the ball well. Edel, meanwhile, collects the ball very well.
90+1' 6 minutes added on.
90' Sanju Pradhan comes in place of two goal hero Zurdo.
89' Malouda somehow gets a shot away but his angle was too short to shoot.
88' Pune in a solid 4-4-2 shape behind the ball as Delhi go in chase of an equaliser.
86' Poirei again comes out and heads the ball out of danger.
83' N'Doye is taken off through injury. Oberman comes on for him.
82' Wonderful save from Poirei! Pune's attack ends with a curling effort from Rodrigues tipped over the bar by a diving keeper.
80' Lucca hits the post! His shot from distance takes a deflection and gets tipped onto the bar.
79' GOOALLLL!!!An own from Eduardo Ferreira. A low cross in from Addy is just about met by a diving Ferreira. Some contention as to whose goal it was. Malouda might have had the last touch.
78' Delhi testing Edel on more than one occasion but Edel up to the task; with some help from the defenders.
75' Lucca's down hurt.
73' Lyngdoh goes off for Lenny Rodrigues.
72' Delhi Dynamos FC, who are desperate for goals make a double substitution. They introduce Malsawmzuala and Bruno Pelissari in the places of Lalchhawnkima and Marcos Tébar.
70' Delhi looking very dangerous in attack especially through Marcelinho. Pune survive for now.
68' Marcelinho cuts in on the run but his curling shot goes just wide.
67' Lovely counter attack from Delhi leads to a shot by Lewis. It's saved well by Edel
65' Yellow card for Ravanan.
63' GOALLLLLL! Zurdo finishes brilliantly after an error at the back from the keeper handed it straight to him.
63' Pune have come from behind for the first time this season.
62' GOALLLLLL! Confusion in the box from Lucca's free kick sees the ball fall to Sissoko who turns it in.
61' Delhi concede Another free kick in a dangerous position.
59' Delhi defending solidly and looking to hit Pune on the counter. But, the home team are on the rise in offence.
57' Great curling effort from Lucca from the edge of the box goes just over. Very close.
56' This goal has got the team and the crowd charged up. We could be in for a great final half an hour.
55' GOALLLLL! The free kick is swung in from Lucca and finds the rising head of Anibal Zurdo who guides the header in for an equaliser.
54' Free kick for Pune in a decent crossing position.
51' Zurdo is somehow played through after a clearing header from Ravanan but the Spaniard's shot is tame.
50' Delhi has easily been the better side early on in the second half.
47' Shouvik Chakraborty has been busy for Delhi so far in the second half.
46' Kick off again from Delhi this time.
Half time: FC Pune City 0-1 Delhi Dynamos
At half time, Pune find themselves behind in a home game for the sixth time this season. Both teams have played some lovely football, especially in the final third. It has been Delhi, though who've taken their chance, with Pune surely rueing the penalty miss.
45' Zurdo plays a lovely throughball for N'Doye but his one touch finish is tipped wide.
44' GOOOALLL!!! Kean Lewis Scored for Delhi . Kean Lewis scores after wonderful interplay from Delhi puts the ball on a play for the winger to finish,
41' Delhi win a corner through good work from Malouda.
Delhi goal keeper Soram Poirei guesses the right way to deny the home side the lead in Pune.
39' Bad tackle from Rocha but he gets away without a yellow. Free kick, still for Pune.
38' Marcelinho is beautifully set through on goal b Lewis. He fluffs his lines with only the keeper to beat.
35' Free kick in good position for Pune is well defended.
33' Eduardo's down injured. He'll be back soon though.
Effort less football by Delhi .
32' Acrobatic attempt from Marcelinho flies wide.
29' Good ball in by Marcelinho but Tebar's attempt on the run goes over.
28' The pair of Zurdo and N'Doye have combined really well so far.
27' Zurdo's back flick plays N'Doye on goal again but his shot his saved from a touch angle.
25' Penalty Saved! Tame penalty from Momo Sissoko is easily saved by the Soram Poirei.
24' Penalty for Pune! Zurdo gets fouled by Kim Kima in the box. Sissoko to take.
21' Pune win a corner after a great throughball from Sissoko
20' Brilliant pace from N'Doye sets him up with a great chance. His shot finds the keeper though.
19' Another great effort, this time from Malouda. Shot goes just over.
18' Beautiful interplay from Delhi leads to a attempt by Marcelinho cleared off the line.
17' Delhi looking a lot more threatening now with a corner won.
14' Fantastic chance for Delhi! But Edel saves brilliantly.
13' While Pune have been the better side so far, Delhi managing to show glimpses of their attacking power through Marcelinho.
12' Delhi looking to slow the play down and maintain possession for a while.
11' Zurdo's down injured for Pune. Stoppage in play.
8' Both teams' offense pressing the opponents well.
5' Good running from N'Doye earns him a corner.
4' Great Chance! Eduardo Ferreira finds himself one on one with the keeper but the advancing keeper beats it away.
3' Pune create the first opportunity of the game. The troubled Delhi defence get it away for a corner.
1' We have kick off with Pune!
6:53 pm The players make their way out onto the field.
6:50 pm In seasons 1and 2, FC Pune City have done better while playing at home and failed in away matches. They had collected 11 and 13 points respectively in those seasons. However, the trend has been reversed this season as they have only registered one home win in 6 matches.
6:40 pm For the visitors, Marcos Tebar slots back into the starting line up. A win could more or less put them through to the playoffs.
Delhi Dynamos FC lineup: Soram Poirei(GK), Rubén González Rocha, Souvik Chakraborty, Lalchhawnkima, Anas Edathodika, David Addy, Emerson Gomes de Moura, Marcos Tébar, Kean Lewis, Marcelo Leite Pereira, Florent Malouda(C).
6:33 pm Pune have given Momar N'Doye his first start if the season with Lyngdoh also returning to the side.
FC Pune City lineup: Apoula Edima Edel Bete(GK), Eduardo Ferreira, Dharmaraj Ravanan, Gouramangi Singh Moirangthem, Narayan Das, Mohamed Sissoko(C), Arata Izumi, Jonatan Lucca, Eugeneson Lyngdoh, Momar Ndoye, Anibal Zurdo Rodriguez.
6:25 pm Pune prepare for their final home game of the season against league leaders Delhi Dynamos. Considering Pune's disappointing season so far, they'll do well to get a result out of the game.
6:23 pm Hello and welcome everyone from Shree Shiva Chhatrapati Sports complex for the game between FC Pune City and Delhi Dynamos.
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Published: Fri Nov 18, 2016 09:42 PM IST