ISL 2020-21: From Kerala Blasters' Sahal Abdul Samad to ATK Mohun Bagan's Manvir Singh, Indians who impressed in league stage
As the curtains are drawn on the league phase of the 2020-21 ISL season, the time is perhaps ripe to delve deeper into the standout Indian performers from each team and the impact they had on their respective sides’ journeys.
Federico Gallego stole the show yet again as he helped NorthEast United FC hold FC Goa to a 2-2 draw in a Indian Super League match
I-League 2019-20: Fran Gonzalez nets hat-trick as 10-man Mohun Bagan beat Neroca FC to claim fifth straight league win
Fran Gonzalez headlined the drubbing with a first-half hat-trick (10th, 24th and 45th minute), while Fran Morante (13th), Baba Diawara (37th) and Alexander Romario Jesuraj (70th) scored once each in the rout
I-League 2018-19: Tiki-taka technicians Chennai City FC exuded aura of champions in dominant run to clinch title
Under Singaporean coach Akbar Nawas, Chennai City produced the sumptuous short-passing style of football that has long been on the wishlist of football fans
I-League 2017-18: Soosairaj's brace hands Chennai 3-1 win over Churchill Brothers, end eight-game winless streak
Aleksandar Rakic opened the scoring in the 26th minute before Michael Soosairaj scored a brace (29' and 54') with both the goals coming off goalkeeping gaffes.