ISL 2018-19: NorthEast United head coach Eelco Schattorie hopes team makes it to playoffs after four years of disappointment
The Guwahati-based side finished at the bottom in the 10-team league in 2017 with only three wins out of 18 matches, forcing a complete overhaul this year. NEUFC is the only team not to have qualified for the play-offs so far.
Goa gave their all towards the end but just could not find the back of the net as the ninth-placed NEUFC secured their second win of the season, and first at home to have seven points from eight matches.
ISL 2017-18: NorthEast United owner John Abraham furious after female fan harassed by Chennaiyin FC supporter
Chennaiyin FC's resounding win over NorthEast United in their Indian Super League (ISL) match was marred by the heckling and mocking of a visiting side fan by a home supporter which was strongly condemned by both the team owners
Apart from Atlético de Kolkata winning the league and Kerala Blasters winning the fans, here are some of the best, worst and bizarre moments of ISL 2016.
The Dynamos, it must be said, possess the third-worst defence in the competition if measured by goals conceded.
ISL 2016: NorthEast United FC score last-gasp equaliser against Chennaiyin FC to keep play-off hopes alive
NorthEast United scored in the final minute of the added time to hold defending champions Chennaiyin FC to a 3-3 draw in a thrilling match and kept themselves alive for a play-offs berth in the Indian Super League football in Chennai on Saturday.
Chennaiyin FC will need to play out of their skin and grab full points in their next two matches, including tomorrow's clash against NorthEast United FC, to stay alive in the Hero Indian Super League.
Nelo Viganda’s tactics of keeping everyone behind the ball and being defensive after getting ahead cost NorthEast United once again. They needed that second goal and needed to be positive
With Alfaro back from suspension next week, NorthEast will have all the players at their disposal. There is absolutely no excuse now
With the three points against NEUFC, Goa now have 10 from as many games. The task ahead remains as challenging as it was before Friday's match. But the nature of the win would instill belief within the Goa squad
On Saturday night in Guwahati, Mumbai City FC showed championship-winning pedigree, as they continued their incredible ability to win away from home
Defending champions Chennaiyin FC broke their Guwahati jinks with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over NorthEast United FC in an absorbing Hero Indian Super League clash at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium, in Guwahati on Thursday.
NorthEast United coach Nelo Vingada refused to blame his players for the goal that allowed Mumbai City FC to win 1-0 at the Andheri Sports Complex in Friday's Indian Super League (ISL) match.
Mumbai City FC learnt from their errors in their victory over FC Pune City in the previous match, but were still not completely able to erase their issues at home against NorthEast United FC, despite winning through a solitary Diego Forlan penalty.
ISL 2016: Combative Kerala Blasters need width, creativity in midfield to improve after opening loss
Like most teams that deploy the 3-4- 3, Kerala Blasters struggled with width. Additionally, NEUFC's five-man midfield meant they couldn't play a flat line either and were facing the danger of a counter attack
Yusa Katsumi scored the opening goal of the 2016 edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) as NorthEast United beat Kerala Blasters 1-0 to start their campaign on a positive note on Saturday evening.
Gearing up for the Hero India Super League championship, NorthEast United FC strengthened its attack by roping in Uruguayan striker, Sasha Aneff.
ISL franchise NorthEast United FC have made one of their crucial international signings in the form of Brazilian defender Mailson Alves.
Kamara comes with extensive Premier League experience, having played for Portsmouth, West Bromwich Albion, Fulham and Leicester City.