Indian Super League: NorthEast face Kolkata

Ricki Herbert's United side made a winning start to the inaugural season of the new competition by overcoming Kerala Blasters 1-0 on Monday, but are likely to face a stern test against an Atletico team that cruised to a 3-0 victory over Mumbai City.

But United co-owner Abraham is adamant his players have the fighting spirit necessary to claim all three points from the encounter in Guwahati on Thursday.

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