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ISL: East Bengal, Jamshedpur FC play out 1-1 draw

Vasco (Goa) [India]: Both sides cancelled each other out tactically in an intense affair as SC East Bengal was held to a 1-1 draw by Jamshedpur FC in a 2021-22 Indian Super League (ISL) game at the Tilak Maidan Stadium in Vasco on Sunday.Both goals came from set-pieces. Croatian defender Franjo Prce (17′) scored a delightful opener for the Red and Golds while Peter Hartley (45+3′) equalised at the stroke of halftime for the Men of Steel. Jose Manuel Diaz started in a classic 4-4-2 formation with Hira Mondal and Lalrinliana Hnamte making their ISL debuts for SC East Bengal. Jamshedpur FC sported a rather familiar look with new attacking duo Jordan Murray and Greg Stewart named on the bench.The opening few exchanges saw two youngsters impress particularly. Boris Singh made his mark in an attacking role for Jamshedpur while debutant Hnamte had a…