Pedro Manzi, now the 12th Hero I-League’s highest scorer with 18 goals to his credit, scored two and set up another, all in the space of 12 minutes, to help table-toppers Chennai City FC humble hosts Shillong Lajong FC 4-2 in a return leg fixture at Shillong’s JLN Stadium on Monday.
Chennai City FC Shows the Way, Ropes In FC Basel Holding AG as Stakeholders for Football Development
IN WHAT CAN BE A GAME-CHANGING deal for Chennai City FC, the club is about to sign a major investment deal with a top division club from Switzerland.
Hero I-League debutants Real Kashmir completed the double over Chennai City FC after beating the table-toppers by a margin of one goal to nil at the TRC Ground in Srinagar on Monday.
Sandro Rodriguez scored on either side of the half and Pedro Manzi helped himself to score arguably the goal of the season and another to boot, as Chennai outclassed Aizawl FC 4-3 to take a step closer to the 12th Hero I-League crown at Coimbatore’s Nehru stadium.
Chennai City FC - 3 (Pedro Manzi 8’, 59’, 80’) vs Gokulam Kerala FC - 2 (Mudde Musa 17’, Joel Sunday 38’)
Spectators at the Khuman Lumpak Stadium, Imphal – hosts to the 55th game of the Hero I-League 2019 – witnessed a high-scoring game as hosts Neroca FC remained unbeaten at home, defeating a young Shillong Lajong FC 3-2.
Chennai City FC restored their lead at the top of the 12th Hero I-League table, outplaying Shillong Lajong 6-1 at the Nehru Stadium in Coimbatore on Saturday evening, courtesy a Pedro Manzi hattrick, his second of the season.
IN AN EXCLUSIVE chat with TFG the Chennai City FC head coach Akbar Nawas opens up about his long term vision at the club and the current I-League campaign
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