Odisha FC and NorthEast United shared a point each in a gripping 2-2 draw. Diego Mauricio opened the scoring for Odisha FC in the 22nd minute, managing to score at the near post. NEUFC equalized through a Benjamin Lambot goal just before half time.
Kwesi Appiah managed to convert a penalty to give NorthEast the lead before Cole Alexander pulled one back for Odisha within 2 minutes, scoring a marvelous goal that avoided a defeat for The Kalinga Warriors.
A draw means Odisha FC are still winless this season in 7 games whereas NorthEast move into 4th place with an important point.