Which team has won the most number of fouls this season in the ISL?

Jacques Maghoma, Bengaluru vs East Bengal
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Bengaluru FC are winless in their last eight matches while the Kolkata club haven't won a game in four matches...

East Bengal are up against Bengaluru FC on Tuesday as the two teams look to revive their chances of making it into the top four at the end of the league stage of the Indian Super League (ISL). 

East Bengal are winless in their last four outings, which includes three draws and a loss which came against Mumbai City. Bengaluru's situation isn't rosy either as they haven't won a game in their last eight outings and are staring at their worst possible finish in a league in their brief history of the club

As the two teams square off once again this season, Goal brings forth some interesting facts that should pique the interests of the two sets of supporters.

The stats used in this article have been sourced from Opta

 

 

 

  1. Last win came against Bengaluru FC
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    #1 Last win came against Bengaluru FC

    East Bengal have just two wins out of the 14 matches they have played in this season so far. They have drawn seven games and has lost five. With three draws and a defeat, they have failed to register a win in their last four matches. On January 9th, they last picked three points as they defeated Bengaluru FC, thanks to a goal by Matti Steinmann.
  2. Bengaluru's infamous streak
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    #2 Bengaluru's infamous streak

    The Blues have failed to register a win in their last eight matches in the ISL this season where they have drawn three games and lost five. Their last win came against Odisha back in December. Can they end the streak against old foes East Bengal?
  3. East Bengal's midfield maestro Jacques Maghoma
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    #3 East Bengal's midfield maestro Jacques Maghoma

    For any player to have attempted a minimum of 250 passes in the opposition half, East Bengal's Congolese midfielder Jacques Maghoma has the best passing accuracy (84.4 per cent) in the ISL. He has played 270 passes out of which 228 have been successful.
  4. The most fouled team and the most fouled player
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    #4 The most fouled team and the most fouled player

    East Bengal have won the most number of fouls this season - 220. Interestingly, Jacques Maghoma has won 48 out of those 220 fouls, the most by a player this season.
  5. Sunil Chhetri  - Highest Indian goal scorer
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    #5 Sunil Chhetri - Highest Indian goal scorer

    Like every other season, Bengaluru FC skipper Sunil Chhetri has the maximum number of goals for an Indian player - five. Chhetri is followed by Hyderabad's Halicharan Narzary, who has netted four times.