Chennaiyin were crowned the new champions of the Hero Indian Super League, as FC Goa and Laxmikant Kattimani collapsed in the dying embers of the game to hand the Super Machans the tittle.
The final of the Hero Indian Super League is upon us, as FC Goa welcome Chennaiyin at the Fatorda Stadium on Sunday, The Hard Tackle predicts three key battles to watch out for.
The second season of the Hero Indian Super League comes to an end on Sunday, when Zico’s FC Goa host Marco Materazzi’s Chennaiyin FC at the Fatorda Stadium, as fans tune in to find the new champions.
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.
John Stiven Mendoza's second hat-trick of the season helped Chennaiyin retain their ambition for a spot in the semi-finals after they defeated Kerala Blasters 4-1.
Chennaiyin FC returned to winning ways as they managed to pull off a 2-1 victory over FC Pune City in their Hero Indian Super League encounter on Saturday.