It was business as usual for Blasters as they secured a clinical 2-0 win, despite an Odisha FC player testing positive for COvid less than 24 hours before their match.
Currently in fifth place in the table, they began the season with back-to-back wins over Bengaluru (3-1) and East Bengal (6-4) before a 1-2 loss against Kerala Blasters on Sunday.
Attacker Adrian Luna was brilliant throughout the game and was instrumental in both Kerala Blasters' goals and courtesy the result, Kerala rise to sixth in the table with five points from four games.
Led by Ivan Vukomanovic, the Blasters will be desperate to register their first win of the season but it is easier said than done considering their in-form opponents at the Tilak Maidan.
Odisha FC will hope to continue their winning run while SC East Bengal and will focus on bouncing back after a defeat to arch-rivals ATK Mohun Bagan.
Odisha FC kicked off their Indian Super League campaign in style with a 3-1 win over Bengaluru FC at Tilak Maidan in Goa on Wednesday.
Fresh from the 4-2 win over NorthEast United in their campaign opener, the Blues would look to build on the positives and notch up their second consecutive win.
Watford FC announced that it has signed a three-year International Club Partnership with Indian Super League outfit Odisha FC.
The 29-year-old attacking midfielder started his footballing career in Europe and made his senior professional debut for FK Mlada Boleslav in the Czech Republic in 2011.
Odisha FC appointed Anshul Katiyar as their assistant coach ahead of the eighth season of the Indian Super League.
Odisha FC have reached an agreement with Spanish winger Aridai Cabrera, who will be seen in action for the Bhubaneswar-based club is ISL.
Spanish duo of Joaquin Valerio Olivera and Jose Mascaros Balaguer have joined Odisha FC as goalkeeping coach and strength and conditioning coach.
The 51-year-old Spaniard, who will replace Stuart Baxter, has signed for the Bhubaneswar-based franchise for a year, with an option to extend after the season, Odisha FC said in a statement.
The 21-year-old Panwar, who joined the club in 2019, was a regular in the first team at left-back in the 2019-20 season, but saw limited game time in the last Indian Super League campaign.
Across his club career, Villa went on to win three LaLiga titles, three Copa del Reys. He also won the Champions League with Barcelona in 2011.