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ISL 2021-22: Kerala Blasters FC do the double over Odisha FC to reclaim summit

ISL 2021-22: Kerala Blasters FC do the double over Odisha FC to reclaim summit

Football, Trending
Nishu Kumar and Harmanjot Khabra scored to help Kerala Blasters to a 2-0 win.  It was a case of yet another night ending with a new leader atop the Indian Super League 2021-22 points table.  Kerala Blasters FC romped home to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Odisha FC at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Vasco on Wednesday. Nishu Kumar (28th) and Harmanjot Khabra (40th) netted first-half goals to keep the Kerala Blasters juggernaut rolling. Kerala now have 20 points from 11 games while Odisha, who remain in eighth place, have 13 in their kitty from 10 matches. Kerala looked the far better side from the off, stringing together a series of passes to show early intent. Odisha got a chance to take the lead in the 26th minute when against the run of play Javi Hernandez forced Prabhsukhan Gil...
Kerala Blasters FC captain Jessel Carneiro sustains shoulder injury

Kerala Blasters FC captain Jessel Carneiro sustains shoulder injury

Breaking News, Football
Kerala Blasters FC confirmed that skipper Jessel Carneiro suffered an injury during their match against Hyderabad FC on 9 January at Tilak Maidan Stadium in the Hero Indian Super League (ISL). Carneiro was stretchered off in the final few minutes of the match after a sliding tackle that caused him excruciating pain. The official statement by the club said that “the defender is suspected to have a shoulder injury. Further scans have been taken to better assess the severity.” Head coach Ivan Vukomanovic confirmed that the defender will be replaced by Nishu Kumar who will make his first appearance in the starting XI this season after getting playing minutes as a substitute. The interim captain of the side will be announced before the match kicks off. Carneiro made four tackles, inter...