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Chhangte, Thapa Seal the Win for Chennaiyin FC vs NorthEast United FC

Young Indian expertise took centre-stage as Chennaiyin FC rallied to beat NorthEast United FC 2-1 in a 2021-22 Hero Indian Super League (ISL) on the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Sunday. Lallianzuala Chhangte (41′) broke the impasse with a robust shot from a defensive error however VP Suhair (50′) made the many of the Chennaiyin goalkeeper being out of place to equalise. Captain Anirudh Thapa (74′) sealed the take care of a positive strike. Federico Gallego’s return to the beginning XI for the primary time this season headlined group information even earlier than the primary whistle. Mathias Coureur too got here again into Khalid Jamil’s group. Meanwhile, Narayan Das had a brand new function at centre again for Chennaiyin as Jerry Lalrinzuala assumed his place at left again.

Apart from a second the place it appeared Lallianzuala Chhangte had overwhelmed Subhasish Roy Chowdhury’s nearside to squeeze a purpose, it was all NorthEast within the opening exchanges.

Gallego’s high quality was on show as he peppered the Chennaiyin defence a number of occasions. VP Suhair and Laldanmawia Ralte too had a number of sniffs within the opposition field to maintain the Highlanders on high.

Unfortunately, Gallego might solely final 24 minutes as he pulled up injured but once more. NorthEast United, already lacking the companies of Deshorn Brown within the recreation, needed to put in Pat Flottmann, stepping into for an added defender.

The recreation was thrown open with probabilities at each ends. Suhair’s header from an extended throw-in was saved by Vishal Kaith after which Hernan Santana’s long-ranger went inches above.

Chhangte, who had earlier blazed over the bar, made amends earlier than half time. After some beautiful counter-press by the suitable, Reagan Singh squared the ball into the field. Khassa Camara mistimed his interception and Chhantge pounced onto the ball to fit it house after a deflection off the bar.

Jamil made two modifications put up the break and outcomes instantly confirmed. Five minutes in, VP Suhair, comparatively unmarked, had no issues in guiding the ball previous Vishal Kaith from a long-throw in by Provat Lakra. NorthEast had discovered the equaliser with greater than 40 minutes to go.

Lalkhawpuimawia shot broad regardless of having an empty internet to purpose at. Gurjinder Kumar’s lengthy ranger took a deflection off Slavko Damjanovic and ricocheted off the put up. With Kaith, but once more out of place as he was for the purpose, the Mizoram-born striker failed handy his group the lead.

Post the hour mark, Mirlan Murzaev discovered the again of the online however Rahim Ali’s by ball to the Kyrgyz was deemed offside.

It was then the brand new captain, Thapa to have his last say within the recreation. Murzaev laid within the midfielder from an extended ball. Thapa sprinted full tempo to go previous marker Camara and shoot fiercely to revive the lead, crucially closing the sport for Chennaiyin FC.

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