Jamshedpur vs Bengaluru match preview: Even contest expected at Tilak Maidan Stadium

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Competition: India Indian Super League
Competition: Thu 25.February
Match begins: 14:00 (UTC)
Venue: Tilak Maidan Stadium (5000 seats)

Jamshedpur and Bengaluru have both delivered a "par" performance so far, to use a golfing expression. Both hold mid-table positions in the Indian Super League.

Insights:
  • Jamshedpur has the fewest points from losing position (1) in Indian Super League
  • Bengaluru have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

It’s a hectic schedule for the away team, as they were in action only four days ago in the Indian Super League.

It's time to recharge all electronic entertainment devices for Bengaluru, who are travelling more than 2100 kilometers to play this game.

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Jamshedpur form and stats

The home fans haven’t been spoiled with victories in the Indian Super League this season. Jamshedpur have only managed 2 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses from their games here at Tilak Maidan Stadium.

The Jamshedpur supporters enjoyed the previous match, watching their team host Mumbai City in Indian Super League and win 2-0. Prior to that was the away defeat visiting ATK Mohun Bagan (0-1).

This is expected to be a close game, with Jamshedpur perhaps considered small favourites due to their home advantage. Looking back at earlier matches similar to this one (expected to be close with Jamshedpur as a small favourite), we find ten games. Jamshedpur has won four of these, drawn three and lost three.

Jamshedpur are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 12 goals in 9 games. With more than 1,5 conceded goals on average, the Jamshedpur defense is not exactly impregnable. 14 goals conceded from 9 games. You can find more goal stats on the Statistics tab above.

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Bengaluru form and stats

4-3-2 is the win-draw-loss statistic for Bengaluru in their Indian Super League matches away. Momentum is building for Bengaluru in their away games, having won their two previous outings.

Home advantage was not enough for Bengaluru in their previous game, as they lost their Indian Super League-match, hosting Goa, 1-2. Prior to that result Bengaluru won their away game at Mumbai City. The scoreline was 4-2.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Bengaluru playing away and similar expectations, we found nine relevant matches. Results were five Bengaluru wins, four draws and zero defeats.

Bengaluru has displayed an ability to score goals in away matches in the league this season, 15 goals from 9 games. It's worth mentioning that 8 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches. Bengaluru have conceded 11 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

Jamshedpur and Bengaluru have met before this season: Bengaluru - Jamshedpur 0-1. Head-to-head totals (for the last seven meetings): Jamshedpur won three games, two matches ended with a draw and Bengaluru has two wins. Over 2,5 goals / under 2,5 goals: two / five

Top Goalscorers

JamshedpurN. Valskis
N. Valskis
8 goals
BengaluruS. Chhetri
S. Chhetri
7 goals
BengaluruC. Oliveira Silva
C. Oliveira Silva
7 goals

Jamshedpur missing players

Bengaluru missing players

Jamshedpur Bengaluru
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
19 9 2 Played P 2 9 19
6 2 0 Won W 0 4 5
6 2 1 Drew D 2 3 7
7 5 1 Lost L 0 2 7
18 12 1 Scored S 3 15 24
20 14 2 Conceded C 3 11 25
84% 89% 50% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 89%
58% 89% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 78% 68%
42% 78% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 56% 47%
11% 22% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 33% 32%
5% 11% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 11% 11%
47% 78% 50% BTTS BTTS 100% 67% 58%
42% 22% 50% Clean Sheets C S 0% 22% 21%
26% 11% 50% Failed to Score F T 0% 11% 32%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.8 1.7 3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 2.8 2.6
4 1 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
8.2 8.4 7.5 Shots (avg) S ( 7.5 8.4 9.2
2.6 2.9 2.5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 2.5 3.8 3.7
37% 46% 20% Goal Efficiency G E 60% 44% 34%
Key stats in Indian Super League this season:
  • Bengaluru have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Bengaluru haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Jamshedpur has the fewest points from losing position (1) in Indian Super League
  • Jamshedpur have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 ATK Mohun Bagan 18 12 3 3 26 11 10 8 1 1 14 5 8 4 2 2 12 6 15 39
2 Mumbai City 18 10 4 4 27 17 9 4 3 2 16 11 9 6 1 2 11 6 10 34
3 Goa 19 7 9 3 31 23 9 3 4 2 15 10 10 4 5 1 16 13 8 30
4 Hyderabad 18 6 9 3 25 17 9 3 4 2 14 10 9 3 5 1 11 7 8 27
5 NorthEast United 18 6 9 3 27 24 9 4 3 2 13 10 9 2 6 1 14 14 3 27
6 Jamshedpur 19 6 6 7 18 20 9 2 2 5 12 14 10 4 4 2 6 6 -2 24
7 Bengaluru 19 5 7 7 24 25 10 1 4 5 9 14 9 4 3 2 15 11 -1 22
8 Chennaiyin 20 3 11 6 17 23 10 0 7 3 7 12 10 3 4 3 10 11 -6 20
9 East Bengal 18 3 8 7 16 25 9 1 5 3 8 11 9 2 3 4 8 14 -9 17
10 Kerala Blasters 19 3 8 8 23 34 10 2 5 3 12 13 9 1 3 5 11 21 -11 17
11 Odisha FC 18 1 6 11 18 33 8 0 2 6 7 15 10 1 4 5 11 18 -15 9

Read more about Indian Super League

The Indian Super League is one of two top level football leagues in India (the other is I-League). It is officially known as the Hero Indian Super League. The season runs from September to March with ten teams playing two fixtures against each other. The top four teams in the league table enter a championship playoff.