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Bengaluru vs. Mohun Bagan 1/15/2022 Indian Super League Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Bengaluru encounters Mohun Bagan on 1/15/2022 at 10:00 AM.

Mohun Bagan meets Bengaluru in a Indian Super League match. Bengaluru with a record of 3-4-4 this season comes into this game with a 2-1-3 record on the road. Mohun Bagan is 4-3-2 this season and is 2-2-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Bengaluru and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against Bengaluru.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Mohun Bagan and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Mohun Bagan played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

The Bengaluru Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bengaluru

Alan Costa DF



Alan Costa has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Alan Costa has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Alan Costa has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alan Costa has 0 Red Cards this season.

Ashique Kuruniyan DF,FW



As a scorer, Ashique Kuruniyan had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ashique Kuruniyan has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ashique Kuruniyan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ashique Kuruniyan has 0 Red Cards this season.

Bruno Ramires MF



As a scorer, Bruno Ramires had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bengaluru teammates, Bruno Ramires had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Bruno Ramires has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bruno Ramires has 0 Red Cards this season.

Cleiton Silva FW



Cleiton Silva has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Cleiton Silva has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Cleiton Silva has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Cleiton Silva has 2 Red Cards this season.

Suresh Singh MF



As a scorer, Suresh Singh had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Suresh Singh has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Suresh Singh has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Suresh Singh has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Mohun Bagan Roster

The Players to Watch for the Mohun Bagan

Hugo Boumous MF,FW



Hugo Boumous has 7 goals scored this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mohun Bagan teammates, Hugo Boumous had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Hugo Boumous has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Hugo Boumous has 0 Red Cards this season.

Pritam Kotal DF



As a scorer, Pritam Kotal had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mohun Bagan teammates, Pritam Kotal had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Pritam Kotal has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pritam Kotal has 0 Red Cards this season.

Manvir Singh MF,FW



As a scorer, Manvir Singh had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mohun Bagan teammates, Manvir Singh had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Manvir Singh has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Manvir Singh has 0 Red Cards this season.

Subashish Bose DF,MF



As a scorer, Subashish Bose had 7 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. Subashish Bose has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Subashish Bose has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Subashish Bose has 0 Red Cards this season.

Liston Colaco MF,FW



Liston Colaco has 7 goals scored this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Mohun Bagan teammates, Liston Colaco had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Liston Colaco has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Liston Colaco has 0 Red Cards this season.

Bengaluru Team Stats

The Bengaluru Offensive Stats and Metrics

Bengaluru scored 1.36 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bengaluru was able to score 1.09 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Bengaluru converted on 0.34 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Bengaluru attempts 4.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Bengaluru attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.1% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.







Bengaluru Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bengaluru gave up 1.45 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Bengaluru plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.55 shots were saved by Bengaluru goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Bengaluru truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 59.0% of shots on target were saved by Bengaluru goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 18.2% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Bengaluru. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Bengaluru Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Bengaluru had 20.36 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Bengaluru in the top 16 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Bengaluru has successfully intercepted 10.55 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bengaluru in the top 67 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Bengaluru has committed 17.09 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bengaluru in the top 98 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Bengaluru drew 11.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bengaluru in the top 67 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Bengaluru had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.91 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bengaluru in the top 62 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Mohun Bagan Team Stats

The Mohun Bagan Offensive Stats and Metrics

Mohun Bagan scored 1.89 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Mohun Bagan was able to score 1.67 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Mohun Bagan converted on 0.53 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Mohun Bagan attempts 3.56 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Mohun Bagan attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 28.6% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

Mohun Bagan Defensive Stats and Metrics

Mohun Bagan gave up 1.89 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Mohun Bagan goalkeepers fended off 4.56 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 58.5% of shots on target were saved by Mohun Bagan goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 11.1% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Mohun Bagan. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Mohun Bagan Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Mohun Bagan had 13.11 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Mohun Bagan in the top 69 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Mohun Bagan has successfully intercepted 14.67 passes per 90 minutes of action. Mohun Bagan is in the top 20 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Mohun Bagan commits 12.89 fouls. This puts Mohun Bagan in the top 60 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Mohun Bagan drew 11.89 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Mohun Bagan is in the top 48 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Mohun Bagan had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.22 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Mohun Bagan in the top 79 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Bengaluru vs. Mohun Bagan Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Bengaluru 1 Mohun Bagan 1

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