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Founded: August 28, 2014
Ground: Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai
Capacity: 27,877
Owner(s): Abhishek Bachchan, MS Dhoni, Vita Dani
Manager: Božidar Bandović
League: Indian Super League [ISL]
2020-21 ISL: Finished 8th (11 teams)
2019–20: ISL League: 4th (10 teams)
2019-20 ISL Playoffs: Runners Up

Indian Super League [ISL] Table 2020-21

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1Mumbai City FC20124440351817
2ATK Mohun Bagan20124440281513
3Northeast United FC208933331256
4FC Goa2071033131238
5Hyderabad FC2061132927198
6Jamshedpur FC20767272122-1
7Bengaluru FC20578222628-2
8Chennaiyin FC203116201723-6
9SC East Bengal20389172233-11
10Kerala Blasters FC20389172336-13
11Odisha FC202612122544-19

Indian Super League [ISL] Fixtures & Results 2020-21

matchdatehomeresultawaygoalscorers
FINALSaturday, March 13, 2021Mumbai City FC2-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC29′(og) Tiri, 90′ Bipin Singh | 18′ David Williams
semi-final II (2nd Leg)Tuesday, March 9, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC2-1Northeast United FC38′ David Williams, 68′ Manvir Singh | 74′ VP Suhair
semi-final I (2nd Leg)Monday, March 8, 2021Mumbai City FC0-0 (6-5p)FC Goa
semi-final II (1st Leg)Saturday, March 6, 2021Northeast United FC1-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC90’+4 Idrissa Sylla | 34′ David Williams
semi-final I (1st Leg)Friday, March 5, 2021FC Goa2-2Mumbai City FC20′(p) Igor Angulo, 59′ Saviour Gama | 38′ Hugo Boumous, 62′ Mourtada Fall
110Sunday, February 28, 2021Mumbai City FC2-0ATK Mohun Bagan FC7′ Mourtada Fall, 39′ Bart Ogbeche
109Sunday, February 28, 2021FC Goa0-0Hyderabad FC
108Saturday, February 27, 2021Odisha FC6-5SC East Bengal33′ Lalhrezuala, 49′ 66′ Paul Ramfangzauva, 51′ 67′ Jerry M, 69′ Diego Mauricio | 24′ Anthony Pilkington, 37′(og) Ravi, 60′ 90′ Amadi Holloway, 74′ Jeje
107Friday, February 26, 2021Northeast United FC2-0Kerala Blasters FC34′ VP Suhair, 45’+1 Lalengmawia (Apuia)
106Thursday, February 25, 2021Jamshedpur FC3-2Bengaluru FC16′ Stephen Eze, 34′ Len Doungel, 41′ David Grande | 62′ Fran Gonzalez, 71′ Sunil Chhetri
105Wednesday, February 24, 2021Odisha FC1-6Mumbai City FC9′ Diego Mauricio | 14′ 43′ Bart Ogbeche, 38′ 47′ 86′ Bipin Singh, 44′ Cy Goddard
104Tuesday, February 23, 2021SC East Bengal1-2Northeast United FC87′ Sarthak Golui | 48′ VP Suhair, 55′(og) Sarthak Golui
103Monday, February 22, 2021Hyderabad FC2-2ATK Mohun Bagan FC8′ Aridane Santana, 75′ Roland Alberg | 57′ Manvir Singh, 90’+4 Pritam Kotal
102Sunday, February 21, 2021Kerala Blasters FC1-1Chennaiyin FC29′(p) Gary Hooper | 10′ Fatkhulo Fatkhulloev
101Sunday, February 21, 2021Bengaluru FC1-2FC Goa33′ Suresh Singh Wangjam | 20′ Igor Angulo 23′ Redeem Tlang
100Saturday, February 20, 2021Jamshedpur FC2-0Mumbai City FC72′ Boris Singh, 90’+1 David Grande
99Friday, February 19, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC3-1SC East Bengal15′ Roy Krishna, 72′ David Williams, 89′ Javi Hernandez | 41′(og) Tiri
98Thursday, February 18, 2021Chennaiyin FC3-3Northeast United FC8′ 52′ Lallianzuala Chhangte, 50′(p) Manuel Lanzarote | 14′ Imran Khan, 43′ Deshorn Brown, 90’+4(p) Luis Machado
97Wednesday, February 17, 2021FC Goa3-1Odisha FC18′ Alberto Noguera, 26′ Jorge Ortiz, 75′ Ivan Gonzalez | 30′ Diego Mauricio
96Tuesday, February 16, 2021Hyderabad FC4-0Kerala Blasters FC58′ 63′(p) Fran Sandaza, 86′ Aridane Santana, 90’+1 Joao Victor
95Monday, February 15, 2021Mumbai City FC2-4Bengaluru FC50′ 71′ Adam Le Fondre | 1′ 22′ Cleiton Silva, 57′ 90’+3 Sunil Chhetri
94Sunday, February 14, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-0Jamshedpur FC 85′ Roy Krishna
93Sunday, February 14, 2021Northeast United FC3-1Odisha FC9′ 24′ Luis Machado, 19′ Deshorn Brown | 45’+1 Brad Inman
92Saturday, February 13, 2021Chennaiyin FC2-2FC Goa13′ Jakub Sylvestr, 60′ Lallianzuala Chhangte | 19′(p) Igor Angulo, 90’+3 Ishan Pandita
91Friday, February 12, 2021SC East Bengal1-1Hyderabad FC59′ Bright Enobakhare | 90’+3 Aridane Santana
90Thursday, February 11, 2021Odisha FC2-2Kerala Blasters FC45′ 74′ Diego Mauricio | 52′ Jordan Murray, 68′ Gary Hooper
89Wednesday, February 10, 2021Chennaiyin FC0-1Jamshedpur FC90′(og) Enes Sipovic
88Tuesday, February 9, 2021Bengaluru FC0-2ATK Mohun Bagan FC37′(p) Roy Krishna, 44′ Marcelinho
87Monday, February 8, 2021Mumbai City FC3-3FC Goa20′ Hugo Boumous, 26′ Adam Le Fondre, 90’+1 Rowllin Borges | 45′ Glan Martins, 51′ Igor Angulo, 90’+7 Ishan Pandita
86Sunday, February 7, 2021Hyderabad FC0-0Northeast United FC
85Sunday, February 7, 2021Jamshedpur FC1-2SC East Bengal83′ Peter Hartley | 6′ Matti Steinmann, 68′ Anthony Pilkington
84Saturday, February 6, 2021Odisha FC1-4ATK Mohun Bagan FC45′ Cole Alexander | 11′ 55′ Manvir Singh, 83′(p) 86′ Roy Krishna
83Friday, February 5, 2021Bengaluru FC0-0Chennaiyin FC
82Thursday, February 4, 2021Northeast United FC2-2FC Goa41′(p) 83′(p) Federico Gallego | 21′ Alexander Romario Jesuraj, 80′ Amarjit Singh Kiyam
81Wednesday, February 3, 2021Kerala Blasters FC1-2Mumbai City FC27′ Vicente Gómez | 46′ Bipin Singh, 67′(p) Adam Le Fondre
80Tuesday, February 2, 2021SC East Bengal0-2Bengaluru FC11′ Cleiton Silva, 45′ (og) Debjit Majumder
79Monday, February 1, 2021Odisha FC0-1Jamshedpur FC41′ Mobashir Rahman
78Sunday, January 31, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC3-2Kerala Blasters FC59′ Marcelinho, 65′(p) 87′ Roy Krishna | 14′ Gary Hooper, 51′ Costa Nhamoinesu
77Sunday, January 31, 2021Hyderabad FC2-0Chennaiyin FC28′ Fran Sandaza, 83′ Joel Chianese
76Saturday, January 30, 2021Mumbai City FC1-2Northeast United FC85′ Adam Le Fondre | 6′ 9′ Deshorn Brown
75Friday, January 29, 2021FC Goa1-1SC East Bengal39′ Igor Angulo | 65′ Daniel Fox
74Thursday, January 28, 2021Hyderabad FC2-2Bengaluru FC86′ Aridane Santana, 90’+1 Fran Sandaza | 9′ Sunil Chhetri, 61′ Leon Augustin
73Wednesday, January 27, 2021Kerala Blasters FC0-0Jamshedpur FC
72Tuesday, January 26, 2021Northeast United FC2-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC60′ Luis Machado, 81′ Federico Gallego | 72′ Roy Krishna
71Monday, January 25, 2021Chennaiyin FC1-1Mumbai City FC76′(p) Isma | 21′ Bart Ogbeche
70Sunday, January 24, 2021Bengaluru FC1-1Odisha FC82′ Erik Paartalu | 8′ Diego Mauricio
69Sunday, January 24, 2021Jamshedpur FC0-0Hyderabad FC
68Saturday, January 23, 2021Kerala Blasters FC1-1FC Goa57′ Rahul KP | 25′ Jorge Ortiz
67Friday, January 22, 2021SC East Bengal0-1Mumbai City FC27′ Mourtada Fall
66Thursday, January 21, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-0Chennaiyin FC90’+1 David Williams
65Wednesday, January 20, 2021Kerala Blasters FC2-1Bengaluru FC73′ Lalthathanga Khawlhring, 90’+4 Rahul KP | 24′ Cleiton Silva
64Tuesday, January 19, 2021Hyderabad FC1-1Odisha FC13′ Halicharan Narzary | 51′ Cole Alexander
63Monday, January 18, 2021Chennaiyin FC0-0SC East Bengal
62Sunday, January 17, 2021FC Goa1-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC85′ Ishan Pandita | 75′ Edu Garcia
61Sunday, January 17, 2021Jamshedpur FC1-2Northeast United FC89′ Peter Hartley | 36′ Ashutosh Mehta, 61′ Deshorn Brown
60Saturday, January 16, 2021Mumbai City FC0-0Hyderabad FC
59Friday, January 15, 2021SC East Bengal1-1Kerala Blasters FC90’+5 Scott Neville | 64′ Jordan Murray
58Thursday, January 14, 2021FC Goa3-0Jamshedpur FC19′ 52′ Jorge Ortiz, 89′ Ivan Garrido Gonzalez
57Wednesday, January 13, 2021Odisha FC1-2Chennaiyin FC63′ Diego Mauricio | 15′ 21′ (p) Isma
56Tuesday, January 12, 2021Northeast United FC1-1Bengaluru FC27′ Luis Machado | 49′ Rahul Bheke
55Monday, January 11, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC0-1Mumbai City FC69′ Bart Ogbeche
54Sunday, January 10, 2021Jamshedpur FC2-3Kerala Blasters FC36′ 84′ Nerijus Valskis | 22′ Costa Nhamoinesu, 79′ 82′ Jordan Murray
53Sunday, January 10, 2021Chennaiyin FC0-0Odisha FC
52Saturday, January 9, 2021Bengaluru FC0-1SC East Bengal20′ Matti Steinmann
51Friday, January 8, 2021Northeast United FC2-4Hyderabad FC45′ (p) Federico Gallego, 45′ +3 Benjamin Lambot | 3′ Aridane Santana, 36′ Joel Chianese, 85′ 90’+5 Liston Colaco
50Thursday, January 7, 2021Kerala Blasters FC2-4Odisha FC7′ Jordan Murray, 79′ Gary Hooper | 22′ (og) Jeakson Singh, 42′ Steven Taylor, 50′ 60′ Diego Mauricio
49Wednesday, January 6, 2021SC East Bengal1-1FC Goa79′ Bright Enobakhare | 81′ Devendra Murgaonkar
48Tuesday, January 5, 2021Bengaluru FC1-3Mumbai City FC79′ (p) Sunil Chhetri | 9′ Mourtada Fall, 15′ Bipin Singh, 84′ Bart Ogbeche
47Monday, January 4, 2021Chennaiyin FC1-4Hyderabad FC67′ Anirudh Thapa | 50′ Joel Chianese, 53′ 79′ Halicharan Narzary, 74′ Joao Victor
46Sunday, January 3, 2021ATK Mohun Bagan FC2-0Northeast United FC51′ Roy Krishna, 57′ (og) Benjamin Lambot
45Sunday, January 3, 2021SC East Bengal3-1Odisha FC12′ Anthony Pilkington, 39′ Jacques Maghoma, 88′ Bright Enobakhare | 90’+4 Diego Mauricio
44Saturday, January 2, 2021Mumbai City FC2-0Kerala Blasters FC3′ (p) Adam Le Fondre, 11′ Hugo Boumous
43Wednesday, December 30, 2020Hyderabad FC1-2FC Goa58′ Aridane Santana | 87′ Ishan Pandita, 90’+2 Igor Angulo
42Tuesday, December 29, 2020Chennaiyin FC0-0ATK Mohun Bagan FC
41Monday, December 28, 2020Bengaluru FC0-1Jamshedpur FC79′ Stephen Eze
40Sunday, December 27, 2020Kerala Blasters FC2-0Hyderabad FC29′ Abdul Hakku, 88′ Jordan Murray
39Saturday, December 26, 2020SC East Bengal2-2Chennaiyin FC56′, 68′ Matti Steinmann | 13′ L. Chhangte, 64′ Rahim Ali
38Wednesday, December 23, 2020Jamshedpur FC1-2FC Goa33′ Stephen Eze | 64′ (p), 90’+5 Igor Angulo
37Tuesday, December 22, 2020Odisha FC2-2Northeast United FC23′ Diego Mauricio, 67′ Cole Alexander | 45’+2 Benjamin Lambot, 65′ (p) Kwesi Appiah
36Monday, December 21, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-0Bengaluru FC33′ David Williams
35Sunday, December 20, 2020Kerala Blasters FC1-1SC East Bengal90+5′ Jeakson Singh | 14′ Bakary Kone (og)
34Sunday, December 20, 2020Hyderabad FC0-2Mumbai City FC38′ Vignesh D., 59′ Adam Le Fondre
33Saturday, December 19, 2020FC Goa1-2Chennaiyin FC9′ Jorge Ortiz | 5′ Rafael Crivellaro, 54′ Rahim Ali
32Friday, December 18, 2020Northeast United FC0-1Jamshedpur FC53′ Aniket Jadhav
31Thursday, December 17, 2020Odisha FC1-2Bengaluru FC71′ Steven Taylor | 38′ Sunil Chhetri, 79′ Cleiton Silva
30Wednesday, December 16, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-0FC Goa85′ (p) Roy Krishna
29Tuesday, December 15, 2020Hyderabad FC3-2SC East Bengal56′, 56′ Aridane Santana, 69′ Halicharan Narzary | 26′, 81′ Jacques Maghoma
28Monday, December 14, 2020Mumbai City FC1-1Jamshedpur FC15′ Bart Ogbeche | 9′ Nerijus Valskis
27Sunday, December 13, 2020Bengaluru FC4-2Kerala Blasters FC29′ Cleiton Silva, 51′ Erik Paartalu, 53′ Dimas Delgado, 65′ Sunil Chhetri | 17′ Rahul KP, 61′ Jordan Murray
26Sunday, December 13, 2020Northeast United FC0-0Chennaiyin FC
25Saturday, December 12, 2020Odisha FC0-1FC Goa45′ Igor Angulo
24Friday, December 11, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-1Hyderabad FC54′ Manvir Singh | 65′ (p) Joao Victor
23Thursday, December 10, 2020SC East Bengal0-0Jamshedpur FC
22Wednesday, December 9, 2020Mumbai City FC2-1Chennaiyin FC45′ Hernan Santana, 75′ Adam Le Fondre | 40′ Jakub Sylvestr
21Tuesday, December 8, 2020Bengaluru FC2-2Northeast United FC4′, 78′ Luis Machado | 13′ Juanan, 70′ Udanta Singh
20Monday, December 7, 2020Jamshedpur FC2-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC30′, 66′ Nerijus Valskis | 80′ Roy Krishna
19Sunday, December 6, 2020FC Goa3-1Kerala Blasters FC30′, 90’+5 Igor Angulo, 52′ Jorge Ortiz | 90′ Vicente Gomez
18Sunday, December 6, 2020Mumbai City FC2-0Odisha FC30′ Bart Ogbeche, 45′ Rowllin Borges
17Saturday, December 5, 2020Northeast United FC2-0SC East Bengal33′ (OG) Surchandra Singh, 90’+ Rochharzela
16Friday, December 4, 2020Chennaiyin FC0-1Bengaluru FC56′ (p) Sunil Chhetri
15Thursday, December 3, 2020ATK Mohun Bagan FC1-0Odisha FC90’+ Roy Krishna
14Wednesday, December 2, 2020Hyderabad FC1-1Jamshedpur FC50′ Aridane Santana | 85′ Stephen Eze
13Tuesday, December 1, 2020Mumbai City FC3-0SC East Bengal20′, 48′(p) Adam Le Fondre, 58′ Hernan Santana
12Monday, November 30, 2020FC Goa1-1Northeast United FC43′ Igor Angulo | 40′ Idrissa Sylla
11Sunday, November 29, 2020Chennaiyin FC0-0Kerala Blasters FC
10Sunday, November 29, 2020Jamshedpur FC2-2Odisha FC12′(p), 27′ Nerijus Valskis | 77′, 90’+ Diego Mauricio
9Saturday, November 28, 2020Bengaluru FC0-0Hyderabad FC
8Friday, November 27, 2020SC East Bengal0-2ATK Mohun Bagan FC49′ Roy Krishna, 85′ Manvir Singh
7Thursday, November 26, 2020Kerala Blasters FC2-2Northeast United FC5′ Sergio Cidoncha, 45′ Gary Hooper (p) | 51′ Kwesi Appiah, 90′ Idrissa Sylla
6Wednesday, November 25, 2020FC Goa0-1Mumbai City FC90+ Adam Le Fondre (p)
5Tuesday, November 24, 2020Jamshedpur FC1-2Chennaiyin FC37′ Nerijus Valskis | 1′ Anirudh Thapa, 26′ Isma (p)
4Monday, November 23, 2020Odisha FC0-1Hyderabad FC35′ Aridane Santana (p)
3Sunday, November 22, 2020FC Goa2-2Bengaluru FC66′ 69′ Igor Angulo | 27′ Cleiton Silva 57′ Juanan
2Saturday, November 21, 2020Northeast United FC1-0Mumbai City FC49′ Kwesi Appiah (p)
1Friday, November 20, 2020Kerala Blasters FC0-1ATK Mohun Bagan FC67′ Roy Krishna

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Jobby Justin signs for Chennaiyin FC25-Jul-21Chennaiyin FC have signed forward Jobby Justin on a two-year contract ahead of the ISL 2021-22 season.
The Towering Rise of Target Men in India16-Jul-21The last two seasons saw an increase in the number of target men in the ISL. Shlok explains why in his inimitable, lucid style.
Montenegrin manager Božidar Bandović is the new head coach at Chennaiyin FC11-Jul-21Chennaiyin FC have appointed Montenegrin manager Božidar Bandović as the new head coach ahead of the 2021-22 ISL season.
Goalkeeper Debjit Majumder joins Chennaiyin FC08-Jul-21Chennaiyin FC have signed former Mohun Bagan and East Bengal goalkeeper Debjit Majumder ahead of the 2021-22 ISL season.
Defender Salam Ranjan Singh signs for Chennaiyin FC02-Jul-21Former East Bengal and ATK Mohun Bagan defender Salam Ranjan Singh has joined Chennaiyin FC on a two-year deal.
Fullback Narayan Das joins Chennaiyin FC30-Jun-21Chennaiyin FC have wrapped up a two-year deal for fullback and Indian international Narayan Das.
Midfielder Deepak Tangri signs for ATK Mohun Bagan30-Jun-21ATK Mohun Bagan have signed Chennaiyin FC midfielder Deepak Tangri on a two-year deal.
New Rules for the eighth season (2021-22) of the Indian Super League (ISL)09-Jun-21Here are the new rules for the 2021-22 season of the Indian Super League (ISL).
Chennaiyin FC sign Manuel Lanzarote to replace the injured Rafael Crivellaro12-Jan-21Chennaiyin FC have signed Manuel Lanzarote to replace the injured Rafael Crivellaro for the remainder of the 2020-21 ISL season.
ISL 2020-21: FC Goa vs Chennaiyin FC: FC Goa suffer a second consecutive defeat20-Dec-20Don’t let the 2-1 fool you, the affair was as lively as the semi-finals between the two sides last season.
Podcast: The Drag Flick: Chennaiyin FC 2020-21 Season Preview23-Nov-20Nevin and Amrit are back on The Drag Flick to preview Chennaiyin FC ahead of their ISL season opener against Jamshedpur FC.
Six ISL clubs granted AFC and National licences for the 2020-21 season15-Nov-20Out of the 19 clubs (8 I-League and 11 ISL) that applied for the National and AFC club licences, six ISL clubs have secured the licence.
Indian Super League (ISL) 2020-21 fixtures are out30-Oct-20The 2020-21 ISL fixtures are out; the league will start on Nov. 20 2020 with defending champions ATK Mohun Bagan taking on Kerala Blasters.
Fullback Tondonba Singh joins Mumbai City FC on a two-year contract26-Oct-20Former Chennaiyin FC fullback Tondonba Singh has joined Mumbai City FC on a two-year contract ahead of the 2020-21 ISL.
Slovak forward Jakub Sylvestr signs for Chennaiyin FC20-Oct-20Chennaiyin FC have wrapped up a deal for 31-year-old Slovak forward Jakub Sylvestr ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Tajik winger Fatkhullo Fatkhuloev15-Oct-20Chennaiyin FC have signed 30-year-old Tajik International and winger Fatkhullo Fatkhuloev for the 2020-21 ISL season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Portuguese forward Esmaël Gonçalves [Isma]12-Oct-20Chennaiyin FC have brought on-board 29-year-old Portuguese forward Esmaël Gonçalves on a free transfer for the 2020-21 Indian Super League.
Former Jamshedpur FC midfielder Memo moves to Chennaiyin FC04-Oct-20Chennaiyin FC have signed 32-year-old Brazilian midfielder Memo Moura who was with Jamshedpur FC over the past three seasons.
2019-20 AIFF Player of the Year and AIFF Emerging Player of the Year Awards announced25-Sep-20Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and Sanju Yadav have been declared winners of the men’s and women’s 2019-20 AIFF Player of the Year award respectively.
Chennaiyin FC sign Bosnian defender Enes Sipović21-Sep-20Chennaiyin FC have signed 30-year-old Bosnian defender Enes Sipović on a one-year deal ahead of the 2020-21 Indian Super League.
Chennaiyin FC sign fullbacks Reagan Singh and Lalchhuanmawia13-Sep-20Chennaiyin FC have shored up their defence with the signings of right back Reagan Singh and left back Lalchhuanmawia ahead of ISL 7.
Fullback Laldinliana Renthlei pens a deal with Jamshedpur FC03-Sep-20Jamshedpur FC have signed 22-year-old fullback Laldinliana Renthlei on a three-year-deal from Chennaiyin FC ahead of ISL 7.
Former Dundee United FC and Hearts manager Csaba László is the new Head Coach at Chennaiyin FC30-Aug-20Chennaiyin FC have appointed Romanian–Hungarian manager Csaba László as the Head Coach for the upcoming season of the ISL.
Indian Super League [ISL] 2020-21 to be held in Goa16-Aug-20The seventh edition of the Indian Super League will be held in Goa between November 21 2020 and March 21 2021.
ISL: Front Men Under the Microscope: Poachers and Advanced Forwards [Part II]09-Aug-20Part II of our analysis on ISL strikers focuses on poachers and advanced forwards and we also discuss the lack of playing time Indian strikers endure.
Chennaiyin FC forward Nerijus Valskis moves to Jamshedpur FC05-Aug-20Jamshedpur FC have wrapped up a two-year-deal for the 2019-20 ISL Golden Boot winner Nerijus Valskis from last season’s ISL runners up Chennaiyin FC.
Jamshedpur FC appoint Owen Coyle as their new manager07-Aug-20Jamshedpur FC have appointed Chennaiyin FC’s manager from last season Owen Coyle as their new head coach.
ISL: Front Men Under the Microscope: Target Men and No. 9s [Part I]08-Aug-20From Target Men to No. 9s, from Gyan-Valskis-Santana to Messi B and Sergio Castel, we analyse the different kinds of forwards plying their trade in the ISL
New Rules for the seventh season (2020-21) of the Indian Super League (ISL)17-Jun-20The Indian Super League has issued new rules pertaining to head coaches, number of foreign players, developmental and marquee players ahead of the 2020-21 season of the ISL.
Odisha FC add Indian Arrows defenders Hendry Antonay and Saurabh Meher to their squad06-Jun-20Odisha FC have announced the addition of Indian Arrows defenders Hendry Antonay and Saurabh Meher to their squad.
ISL 2019-20: From the Vanguard to the Bulwark – Four Players who made the Transition16-May-20A statistical and analytical look at fullbacks in the ISL in comparison with players who made the transition from the attacking half of the pitch to the defensive half.
ISL 2019-20 Season: Centre-Back Comparison using Player Protractor30-Apr-20We looked up data on centre-backs playing in the ISL, adjusted it for possession and drew up what we’d like to call “Player Protractors” and analyzed it.
ISL 2019-20 Final: ATK FC win the Indian Super League title for a third time15-Mar-20ATK defeated Chennaiyin FC in the 2019-20 ISL Final at the Fatorda to pick up the Indian Super League title for a record third time.
Chennaiyin FC 2019-20: Fury Road to the Final13-Mar-20For the initial part of the current ISL season, it ominously looked like Chennaiyin FC would finish in the same place as the season before – bottom of the table.
Second Division League 2019-20 will commence on January 25th11-Jan-20The 2nd Division League is all set to commence on the 25th of January with 18 teams competing in the preliminary round of the 2019-20 season.
Chennaiyin FC appoint Owen Coyle as the replacement for outgoing Head Coach John Gregory04-Dec-19Chennaiyin FC have appointed former Burnley and Bolton Wanderers manager Owen Coyle as the Head Coach for the rest of the season in lieu of John Gregory who resigned recently.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC vs Odisha FC: Football by Numbers29-Nov-19Chennaiyin FC took the lead twice in tonight’s game against Odisha, but lapses in defense meant they could only salvage a point at home.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC vs Hyderabad FC: Football by Numbers26-Nov-19A dramatic night at the Marina Arena as Chennaiyin FC scored twice in stoppage time to pick up their first win of the season against a disjointed Hyderabad FC.
ISL 2019-20: Bengaluru FC vs Chennaiyin FC: Football by Numbers11-Nov-19Bengaluru FC pick up their first win of the season while a listless Chennaiyin FC much like last season are stuck firmly at the bottom of the table.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK: Football by Numbers31-Oct-19Lowest goalscorers from last season – Chennaiyin FC’s goal drought continues this season while their opponents ATK managed to sneak in a goal to go top of the table.
ISL 2019-20: Chennaiyin FC vs Mumbai City FC: Football by Numbers28-Oct-19Playing at home, Chennaiyin FC failed to take advantage of a clutch of chances against Mumbai City – instead the game fizzled out into a draw.
I-League to start on November 30; 10 clubs approved for 2nd Division League25-Oct-19The AIFF League Committee met in New Delhi today and announced that the I-League 2019-20 season will commence on November 30th.
Podcast: The Drag Flick: Chennaiyin FC 2019-20 Season Preview10-Oct-19In the latest episode of The Drag Flick, we preview two-time champions Chennaiyin FC ahead of the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Brazilian midfielder Rafael Crivellaro03-Sep-19Chennaiyin FC have wrapped up a deal for 30-year-old Brazilian midfielder Rafael Crivellaro for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
FC Pune City custodian Vishal Kaith joins Chennaiyin FC01-Sep-19Chennaiyin FC have wrapped up a deal to sign 23-year-old FC Pune City custodian Vishal Kaith on a long term contract.
Lallianzuala Chhangte signs for Chennaiyin FC31-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have announced the signing of 22-year-old Delhi Dynamos winger Lallianzuala Chhangte on a free transfer for the upcoming season.
Kerala Blasters sign experienced forward Mohammed Rafi29-Aug-19Kerala Blasters FC have brought on-board 37-year-old Chennaiyin FC forward Mohammed Rafi on a free transfer for the upcoming season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Maltese forward André Schembri28-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have signed 33-year-old forward and former Maltese International André Schembri from Apollon Limassol on a free transfer.
Bengaluru FC sign Raphael Augusto from Chennaiyin FC25-Aug-19Bengaluru FC have pulled off a coup with the signing of Chennaiyin FC’s star Brazilian midfielder Raphael Augusto on a two-year deal.
Chennaiyin FC sign Romanian winger Dragoș Firțulescu24-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have brought on-board 30-year-old Romanian winger Dragoș Firțulescu on a free transfer from Bulgarian top-flight club FC Dunav Ruse.
Chennaiyin FC sign Afghan defender Masih Saighani19-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have signed 32-year-old Afghan defender Masih Saighani from Abahani Limited Dhaka on a free transfer for the upcoming season.
Chennaiyin FC add Mumbai City FC defender Lucian Goian to their squad13-Aug-19Chennaiyin FC have signed Mumbai City FC’s 36-year-old Romanian defender Lucian Goian on a free transfer for the upcoming Indian Super League season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Lithuanian international Nerijus Valskis on a free transfer07-Jul-19Chennaiyin FC have announced the signing of 31-year-old Lithuanian forward Nerijus Valskis on a free transfer for the upcoming ISL season.
Jamshedpur FC wrap up a two-year deal for Isaac Vanmalsawma from Chennaiyin FC06-Jul-19Jamshedpur FC have announced the signing of 22-year-old attacking midfielder Isaac Vanmalsawma from Chennaiyin FC for the upcoming ISL season.
Chennaiyin FC sign Edwin Sydney Vanspaul from I-League Champions Chennai City FC17-May-19Chennaiyin FC have announced the signing of 26-year-old midfielder/fullback Edwin Sydney Vanspaul from the 2018-19 I-League Champions Chennai City FC.
Hero Super Cup Final 2019: FC Goa vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered14-Apr-19FC Goa have finally arrived on Coronation Street!
2nd Division League: Matchday 12 [24/03-27/03]28-Mar-19In Matchday 12 of the 2nd Division League, ARA FC and Lonestar Kashmir FC falter in Group A; Lonestar have two games in hand and are two points behind ARA FC leaving them in prime position to qualify if they are able to negotiate their hectic home schedule.
2nd Division League: Matchday 11 [19/03-22/03]23-Mar-19Ozone FC, Chhinga Veng FC and TRAU FC are through to the final round. Lonestar Kashmir’s home games are moved to Katra and Mohammedan SC cry foul…
2nd Division League: Matchday 9 [11/03-13/03]14-Mar-19Ozone FC have Fateh Hyderabad in their sights; Chhinga Veng on the brink of qualifying and Mohammedan SC’s resurgence is well underway at the end of Matchday 9 of the 2nd Division League.
ISL 2018-19: FC Goa vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered01-Mar-19The defending champions Chennaiyin FC finished their league campaign with a whimper after going down to title contenders FC Goa at the Fatorda.
2nd Division League: Matchday 6 [24/02-26/02]27-Feb-19Bengaluru FC B and Fateh Hyderabad maintain their perfect start; South United FC go further south and Mohammedan SC pick up their first win at the end of Matchday 6 of the 2nd Division League.
ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC vs Jamshedpur FC: All Things Considered24-Feb-19Jamshedpur FC are just out of reach of the play-offs much alike last season after being held to a draw at the home of the defending champions Chennaiyin FC.
2nd Division League: Matchday 5 [20/02-23/02]24-Feb-19Hindustan FC and South United FC yet to notch a win; Rainbow AC, Fateh Hyderabad and Chhinga Veng FC remain unbeaten at the end of Matchday 5 of the Second Division League.
ISL 2018-19: Kerala Blasters FC vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered16-Feb-19Kerala Blasters picked their first home win in over a year as they made light work of a dull and uninspired Chennaiyin FC in Kochi.
ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC vs Bengaluru FC: All Things Considered10-Feb-19Too much rotation is spoiling the crop for Bengaluru FC as they slumped to a defeat against Chennaiyin FC at the Marina Arena.
ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC vs FC Pune City: All Things Considered03-Feb-19A second half brace by the Pune City talisman Marcelinho got the new manager Phil Brown off to a winning start while Chennaiyin sank further into oblivion.
ISL: Chennaiyin FC sign Australian International Chris Herd02-Feb-19Chennaiyin FC have moved to sign Christopher Herd as a replacement for Inigo Calderon who left the club recently.
ISL 2018-19: Northeast United FC vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered27-Jan-19New signings Vineeth and Narzary remained anonymous as a listless Chennaiyin FC slumped to a defeat against Northeast United FC.
ISL 2018-19: Team Previews for the second half of the season26-Jan-19
ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC sign CK Vineeth and Halicharan Narzary on loan, Kerala Blasters sign Baoringdao Bodo24-Jan-19Chennaiyin FC have announced the signings of striker CK Vineeth and winger Halicharan Narzary from Kerala Blasters FC.
2nd Division League: Matchday 3 [21/01-23/01]24-Jan-19FC Goa [R] inflict a tennis scoreline, Bengaluru FC [R] shuttle past ARA FC and a high-flying Ozone FC go top of Group B at the end of Matchday 3 of the 2nd Division League.
ISL 2018-19: Zakeer Mundampara, Mailson Alves and Carlos Calvo suspended23-Jan-19The AIFF has suspended Zakeer Mundampara (Kerala Blasters), Mailson Alves (Chennaiyin FC) and Carlos Calvo (Jamshedpur FC) for breaching the AIFF code of conduct.
2nd Division League: Matchday 2 [16/01-19/01]20-Jan-19Jamshedpur FC [R] feel the heat at The Furnace, Howrah Show for ATK [R] and South United FC script a miraculous comeback at the end of Matchday 2.
2nd Division League: Matchday 1 [12/01-14/01]15-Jan-19The opening week of the 2nd Division League: ATK [R] win over Mohammedan, Nigerian Princewill Emeka picks up where he left off and points shared between the reserves and debutantes.
2nd Division League: Fixtures/Schedule, Groups and Tournament Format13-Jan-19The 2nd Division League kicked off yesterday with Mohammedan Sporting losing to ATK Reserves at home. Here’s an overview of the groups, fixtures and format.
ISL, Dec. 15: Chennaiyin FC vs Delhi Dynamos: All Things Considered16-Dec-18The defending champions Chennaiyin FC have officially hit rock bottom after a chastening defeat against fellow bottom-table dwellers Delhi Dynamos.
ISL, Dec. 6: Mumbai City FC vs Chennaiyin FC: All Things Considered06-Dec-18Mumbai City stormed into second place in the league with a comfortable 2-0 win over a Chennaiyin side that flattered to deceive.
ISL, Dec. 2: Chennaiyin FC vs ATK: All Things Considered02-Dec-18Defending champions Chennaiyin FC host ATK at the Marina Arena in a bid to restore some credibility to their campaign.
ISL: Chennaiyin vs Kerala Blasters (Nov 29, 2018) All Things Considered29-Nov-18The Southern Derby turned out to be a damp squib with the two teams so short on confidence they spurned multiple goal-scoring opportunities.
ISL: Jamshedpur FC vs Chennaiyin FC (Nov 25, 2018) All Things Considered25-Nov-18Jamshedpur FC made Chennaiyin feel all at sea as the defending champions slumped to their sixth defeat of the season.
Indian Super League: Pune City vs Chennaiyin FC (Nov 6, 2018) All Things Considered06-Nov-189th and 10th placed teams FC Pune City and Chennaiyin go head to head in Pune in a battle to avoid the ignominy of being the last-placed team.
Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC vs Mumbai City (Nov 3, 2018) All Things Considered03-Nov-18Defending champions Chennaiyin will be desperately looking for a win to salvage their season when they take on Mumbai City FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai.
Indian Super League: ATK vs Chennaiyin FC (Oct 26, 2018) All Things Considered26-Oct-18ATK will host Chennaiyin FC at the Salt Lake Stadium and will be looking to get somewhere close to the top half of the table.
Indian Super League: Delhi Dynamos vs Chennaiyin FC (Oct 23, 2018) All Things Considered23-Oct-18Delhi Dynamos will host Chennaiyin FC at the Jawaharlal Stadium. Both teams haven’t won a game yet this season and will be looking for a win to kickstart their campaign.
Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC vs Northeast United FC (Oct 18, 2018) All Things Considered18-Oct-18The defending champions Chennaiyin FC will look to register their first win this season against Northeast United FC.
Indian Super League: Chennaiyin FC vs FC Goa (Oct 6) All Things Considered11-Oct-18Full Time: Chennaiyin FC 1-3 FC Goa
Indian Super League: Round 1 Fixtures (Sep 29 – Oct 3 2018) All Things Considered11-Oct-18Here’s a brief overview of the first round of Indian Super League fixtures this 2018-19 season.
Indian Super League 2018‑19 Preview No 3: Chennaiyin FC28-Sep-18Chennaiyin FC has retained the core of their team from their title-winning season, but they have the AFC Cup to contend with.
Indian Super League Transfer Season Updates31-Aug-18
Defending Champions Chennaiyin FC resign Brazilian defender Eli Sabia25-Aug-18  Indian Super League holders Chennaiyin FC are delighted to announce the signing of Brazilian defender Eli Sabia on a one-year contract. The 29-year-old center-back makes a comeback to the club, having made 11 appearances for CFC in the 2016 ISL campaign. He last played for Al-Raed FC in the Saudi Arabian top tier. “I […]
Indian Super League (ISL) fixtures are out!25-Aug-18The Indian Super League (ISL) fixture list is out! The league starts off on the 29th of September.
Chennaiyin FC announce Henrique Sereno will not be part of 2018-19 ISL campaign25-Aug-18Chennaiyin FC announced that their Indian Super League 2017-18 winning captain, Henrique Sereno will not be a part of the squad for the 2018-19 season.

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