Chennaiyin coach Csaba Laszlo's side put up a spirited performance but their misfiring attack couldn't get past Bengaluru keeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu
Mumbai City FC's Adam Le Fondre and Hernan Santana scored as Sergio Lobera's team maintained their hold on the top spot in the ISL table.
The 29-year-old, better known as Isma, is capable of playing anywhere across the forward line and is set for his maiden stint in India.
It will be the 56-year-old Hungarian Laszlo's first stint in Asia. He has more than two decades of coaching experience at club and international level.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC edge closer to play-offs spot after 6-3 win over Kerala Blasters FC in goalfest
Chennaiyin FC demolished Kerala Blasters FC 6-3 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Saturday.
The game between NorthEast United FC and Chennaiyin FC, which was postponed on 12 December due to CAA protests in Guwahati, will now be played on 25 February at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium.
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ISL 2019-20: David Williams' early second-half strike guides ATK to narrow victory over winless Chennaiyin FC
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Hero Super Cup 2019: Ferran Corominas shines as FC Goa overcome resolute Chennaiyin in tense final to win title
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ISL 2018, Chennaiyin FC vs Delhi Dynamos, Highlights: Visitors thump hosts to pick up first win of season
With play-off hopes all but over, the tie will be an opportunity for the out-of-form teams — Chennaiyin FC and Delhi Dynamos — to pick three points and boost their confidence.
Should Mumbai beat Chennaiyin, they will record their best-ever run in their history, something which they didn't manage in the 2016 season where they topped in the league stage.
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ISL 2018-19: Miku's lone strike helps Bengaluru FC beat defending champions Chennaiyin in replay of last year's final
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ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC boast a stable rearguard but thin frontline might end up rocking their title defense
One can be assured of is that Chennaiyin will come all guns blazing on 30 September at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium as they aim to achieve what hasn’t been successfully done so far: retain the ISL title
Having suffered their first home defeat, Bengaluru FC will look to bounce back and reclaim the pole position in the ISL pecking order, when they face Jamshedpur FC in a clash of debutants in Bengaluru on Thursday.
In a contest of fluctuating fortunes, Chennaiyin were 1-0 and 2-1 up before the final minutes saw two strikes from either side with the home team coming up with the all-important goal in the 90th minute.