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International Clubs UEFA Champions League 19/20Date: Dec 10, 2019 Start Time: 23:25 IST
Venue: Red Bull Arena
Quique Setien may want a different Barcelona but he needed the same old Lionel Messi on Sunday as the Argentinian gave his new coach a winning start by scoring in a 1-0 victory over Granada.
The visitors pressed high up the field and their work rate was rewarded in the 11th minute. Subrata Paul made a complete mess of a poor backpass by Bikash Jairu as he failed to make contact with the ball in an attempt to kick it away from danger.
Babacar Diawara doubled Mohun Bagan's tally in the 65th minute but Marc Jimenez pulled one back for East Bengal in the 71st minute to make it a nerve-wracking affair in the final few minutes with Mohun Bagan holding fort in the end.
Unfortunately, La Liga is not being live telecast on any television channels as there are no official broadcasters available for La Liga 2019-20 in India. Fans will therefore not be able to enjoy the live action of Barcelona vs Granada league clash on their television channels.
For the hosts, the pair of Cameroonian Dipanda Dicka and Brazilian Sergio Barboza have scored six between them, while Trinidadian Marcus Joseph and Ugandan Henry Kisekka have notched up seven strikes for the visitors so far.
Fans can enjoy the live action of JUV vs PAR match on Sony Pictures Network (SPN), which is the official broadcaster for Serie A 2019-20 in India. Juventus vs Parma encounter will be telecast live on Sony Ten channels.
Cristiano Ronaldo has missed his last game against Udinese due to sinus. The team won the Coppa Italia 2019-20 game by 4-0. However, the former Real Madrid player now makes a comeback into the squad as he was spotted at the practice session of the Bianconeri sweating it out ahead of the game against Parma. The match today with be held at the Alliance Stadium.
Marcus Rashford is highly unlikely to be fit in time for this contest which is a huge blow the visitors who already have Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay out. Juan Mata is in wonderful form at the moment for the Red Devils but lack of pace may prompt Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to favour Andreas Pereira. Daniel James and Anthony Martial on the break will be key for the visitors.
The Norway international, who moved to Dortmund from FC Salzburg earlier this month, has now scored hat tricks in the Austrian Bundesliga, Austrian Cup, Champions League and German Bundesliga, meaning he has netted a treble in all four competitions he has played in this term.
Manchester United overcame a 0-2 defeat against Arsenal with a big win over Norwich City. Despite their struggles, Ole Gunner Solskjaer’s side holds the record of being the only team to hold Liverpool in their marauding run. United continue to be without midfield duo Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay while Eric Bailey and Timothy Fosu-Mensah are not ready for the clash.
Francisco Serrano and Gourav Mukhi will lead the attacking line for Jamshedpur in a traditional 4-4-2 formation. Noe Acosta and Farukh Choudhary are the out and out wingers with Aitor Monroy the man dominating possession in midfield. Piti, their star man has down with an injury for the major part of the season and his absence has had a huge impact on Jamshedpur’s season.
In three away matches in I-League 2019-20, East Bengal have won, drawn and lost one each. They have also lost their last two matches heading into the Kolkata derby and find themselves 5th in team standings with 8 points from 6 matches. Mohun Bagan from a match more 14 points and have only lost once this season.