INDIAN SUPER LEAGUE - 2014 (ATL DE KOLKATA M-2 PREVIEW)

Match Preview: Atletico De Kolkata 2nd Match against North East United at Guwahati on 16th oct.

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15.10.2014: JAYDIP DASGUPTA : Atletico de Kolkata and North East United will going to meet in their second encounter of the Indian Super League tomorrow. Atletico de Kolkata are leading the league table as they have scored maximum number of goals in the first round.Both the teams had won their opening tie and now ready to put up a strong challenge against each other.

Atletico are leading the league table as then had won by a margin of 3-0 in their opening match against Mumbai City FC.On the contrary North East United defeated the strong Kerala Blasters by a solitary goal.

North East United will going to play their second match at home, but are optimistic for a favorable result. Though they are of the opinion that Atletico de Kolkata are a hard nut to crack, and can be considered as one of the strongest team in the league.

While interacting with the media the co-owner of North East United John Abraham said." Kolkata is a tough side but we are a young team. we will give our heart. We'll put up a fight like no one has ever seen," in fact North East United can be reckoned as the only team in the tournament, where the young and talented footballers from the North Eastern region are given the priority. John Abharam said that they are planning to organize the matches of ISL in Shillong, Imphal and Aizwal in the coming season.

Atletico de Kolkata after registering their first win at home against Mumbai City FC will play against the youngest side in the league in the second round. Atletico is an experienced side, but the North Eastern United comprises of experienced as well as the young footballers, who are at around 20 years of age.

The team has the capability to attack with sheer speed all through the entire ninety minutes. Atletico de Kolkata displayed an improvised football in their first match are keen to continue their winning run. The deep defense are quite calm and cool in controlling the oppornants. The experienced midfield of Atletico lead by Luis Gracia was active in the first match. One must not forget the brilliant performance of Subasish Roy Chowdhury who denied Mumbai City FC attacks in numerous occasions.

The Eastern Derby on Thursday evening promises to be a competitive as John Abharam, the co-owner of North East United were at Shillong today to invite the football lovers to Guwahati to show their support and solidarity for the Indian Super League and North East United.