Chennaiyin FC News
Two-time ISL winners Chennaiyin FC on Sunday announced the signing of Csaba Laszlo as their new head coach for the upcoming ISL 7. The 56-year-old coach has over two decades of managerial experience -managing teams in Hungarian ,Romanian and Scottish top flight. ISL 2020-21 will be played solely in Goa owing to the COVID-19 pandemic and will begin from October 20.
Midfielder Germanpreet has signed a new contract ahead of the 2020-21 edition of the Indian Super League (ISL). The 24-year-old played a crucial role in helping Chennaiyin FC reach the final of the ISL for the third time in six years. The 2020 ISL will begin in November and take place behind closed doors in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.
Chennaiyin FC drew 2-2 with NorthEast United FC in Assam's Guwahati on Tuesday (February 25, 2020) to end their league engagements on the fourth spot and will now take FC Goa in the play-offs of the Indian Super League. Masih Saighani fired Chennaiyin into the lead (17th minute) before two goals in either half by Martin Chaves (43rd, 71st) seemed to have handed all three points for NorthEast United. But a late equaliser from Lallianzuala Chhangte (90+3rd) ensured the away side took a point.