Mumbai City FC can now afford to relax a bit. But with this kind of flexibility in personnel and the depth in their ranks, they can be excused for dreaming big. Really big!
Chennaiyin had never lost to Mumbai City FC in five games, but on Wednesday, were handed their first defeat against the table toppers in Mumbai. Chennaiyin FC may point to the referee on missing out on a penalty in the first half, but their aimless attack should also take the blame for the defeat.
A win would all but guarantee Mumbai a place in the semifinals, but dealing a fatal blow to a Chennaiyin side that could pose a big threat later would also be an added motivation, especially considering the big prize that awaits them if they cross that hurdle.
Atletico started the game with an intensity. But Sereno's hamstring injury early in the second half which turned the tide in Chennaiyin's favour.
In a match that was lively from the kickoff, Chennaiyin FC may not have been happy to come out with a draw against Atletico de Kolkata, having the lion's share of possession and a lot more clear-cut opportunities.
Former champions Atletico de Kolkata will take on Chennaiyin FC in the 11th round match of the Indian Super League at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Sunday.
A headed goal by Jeje in the 44th minute and another strike from Succi in the 51st minute were enough for Chennaiyin to collect three points.
Chennaiyin FC host FC Pune City in a crucial clash in the Indian Super League, as both teams look to make the semi-finals.
Kerala Blasters went from being a goal down to win by a flattering 3-1 scoreline. But they have their opponents Chennaiyin FC to thank for several generous gestures throughout the match
Kerala Blasters will be up against a desperate Chennaiyin FC in an Indian Super League (ISL) football clash at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
Kerala Blasters fans will wear Zinedine Zidane mask during their club's Indian Super League football match against Chennaiyin FC to greet the visiting coach Marco Materazzi in Kochi.
A collective shambolic performance from Chennaiyin FC bought them a deserved defeat for the second time this ISL, against the Delhi Dynamos.
With impressive back-to-back victories boosting their confidence, Delhi Dynamos would look to build a winning momentum when they take on defending champions Chennaiyin FC in their Indian Super League football match in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Chennaiyin are in the mid-table obscurity currently, with four teams within a point of each other. With the top six too close to each other, and the bottom two still in contention, the second half of this season could provide a nerve wracking finish.
Chennaiyin FC head coach Marco Materazzi was on Wednesday suspended for one Indian Super league (ISL) football match.
Mumbai City FC for once go into a match in Chennai looking the more settled out of the two sides.
Chennaiyin FC and Kerala Blasters FC clashed in a Diwali Derby in the Indian Super League (ISL) 2016, but while the entire country was being engulfed by fireworks, there weren't to be any on the pitch
Defending champions Chennaiyin FC were held to a goalless draw by Kerala Blasters in the Southern derby of the Indian Super League at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai on Saturday.
Defending ISL champions Chennaiyin FC would look to return to winning ways when they take on an upbeat Kerala Blasters at home.
There is no fixed pattern in Chennaiyin FC's attack. The goals have come from shots outside the box, a beautiful volley, a wonderful lob from a long punt from the defence, a couple of deflections and a couple of neat finishes.