Chennaiyin FC won their opening game of the season over Jamshedpur FC. The Marina Machans then went on a four-game winless run before winning their second game of the season against FC Goa. After a couple of draws, Chennaiyin FC lost their most recent fixture to Hyderabad FC 1-4. They will miss the services of their ace midfielder Rafael Crivellaro, who has been ruled out of the season with an ankle injury.
Odisha FC made a horrific start to their ISL 2020-21 campaign. They were winless in their first eight fixtures of the league. The Juggernauts ended that streak in their last match when they pummeled Kerala Blasters 4-2.
Chennaiyin FC vs Odisha FC: All you need to know
Chennaiyin FC have faced Odisha FC on two occasions. Both the games were part of the ISL 2019-20 league phase.
The first game between these two sides was a 2-2 draw while the reverse fixture in Bhubaneswar was won 2-0 by Odisha FC.
Chennaiyin FC vs Odisha FC: Previous Results
Chennaiyin FC 2-2 Odisha FC (28 November 2019)
Odisha FC 2-0 Chennaiyin FC (06 January 2020)
Scorers from the current ISL season
Chennaiyin FC: Rahim Ali (2), Anirudh Thapa (2); Esmael Goncalves, Rafael Crivellaro, Jakub Sylvestr, and Lallianzuala Chhangte have scored one goal each.
Odisha FC: Diego Mauricio (5), Steven Taylor (2), Cole Alexander (1)
Clean sheets from the current ISL season
Chennaiyin FC: Vishal Kaith (3)
Odisha FC: None
More Stats and Numbers from the current ISL season
Most Saves - Vishal Kaith (CFC): 26, Arshdeep Singh (OFC): 26
Most Passes - Eli Sabia (CFC): 337, Cole Alexander (OFC): 316
Most Interceptions - Anirudh Thapa (CFC): 20, Cole Alexander (OFC): 40
Most Tackles - Memo Moura (CFC): 37, Cole Alexander (OFC): 41
Most Touches - Eli Sabia (CFC): 430, Hendry Antonay (OFC): 431
Most Assists - Jakub Sylvestr (CFC): 2, Jerry Mawihmingthanga (OFC): 4
Most Shots - Jakub Sylvestr (CFC): 23, Diego Mauricio (OFC): 32Published 09 Jan 2021, 20:06 IST