Chennaiyin FC grabbed a much deserved first win of the campaign as they ran out 2-0 winners over FC Goa.
Defending champions Atletico de Kolkata were knocked out of the Hero Indian Super League on Wednesday, despite their 2-1 victory in the second leg of the semi final as Chennaiyin went on to win the tie 4-2 on aggregate, as Iain Hume rues lack of ethics from opposition.
The second semifinal of the 2015 Hero Indian Super League saw Chennaiyin host defending champions Atletico de Kolkata in Pune due to the flood in Chennai, but the Super Machans were determined to win the first leg for their fans and did it in style on Saturday.
India international Jeje Lalpekhlua was the lone goal-scorer for Chennaiyin FC, as they booked their place in the semis of the Hero Indian Super League with a 1-0 win over hosts FC Pune City at the Balewadi Stadium on Saturday.
Chennayin FC completely tore down the struggling Mumbai City FC defence in a rain soaked encounter of the Indian Super League.
Chennaiyin FC defeated Delhi Dynamos thanks to a brace from Jeje Lalpekhlua and goals from Stiven Mendoza and Bruno Pelissari.
The Hero Indian Super League is nearing its final stretch, as the two teams from south India come face to face in hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals, as Chennaiyin FC welcome Kerala Blasters in a round 11 game in Chennai on Saturday.
Cesar Farias substitutions earns NorthEast United crucial three points, as both Chennaiyin and NorthEast United aim for the semi-finals
Chennaiyin and NorthEast United aim for all three points to futher their Hero Indian Super League ambitions of a spot in the semi-finals.