Chennaiyin FC Go Down 0-1 Against Mumbai City FC

Chennaiyin FC Go Down 0-1 Towards Mumbai Metropolis FC

Chennaiyin FC suffered a 0-1 defeat in opposition to Mumbai Metropolis FC of their ultimate Group ‘C’ match of the Kalinga Tremendous Cup 2024



Printed: January 21, 2024 11:47 PM IST


By IANS

| Edited by Nikhil

Kalinga Super Cup 2024: Chennaiyin FC Go Down 0-1 Against Mumbai City FC
Kalinga Tremendous Cup 2024 (credit score: Twitter)

New Delhi: Chennaiyin FC suffered a 0-1 defeat in opposition to Mumbai Metropolis FC of their ultimate Group ‘C’ match of the Kalinga Tremendous Cup 2024 on the Kalinga Stadium right here on Sunday. Hmingthanmawia Ralte (twenty sixth minute) scored the only real purpose of the sport as he headed in a cross from Yoell Van Nieff’s free kick for the Islanders.

Demonstrating their attacking intent from the outset, Chennaiyin FC began the sport on the entrance foot minutes and got here near scoring the opening purpose within the eleventh minute.

Rafael Crivellaro performed a exact by means of ball to Connor Shields who managed to get past the Mumbai Metropolis defence, however his shot was saved by the opposition goalkeeper Phurba Lachenpa.

The Marina Machans continued to pose a major menace and had one other alternative in entrance of purpose within the 18th minute when Crivellaro’s cross was headed simply extensive by Jordan Murray.

Regardless of the flurry of assaults from Chennaiyin, it was Mumbai Metropolis FC that broke the impasse in opposition to the run of play within the twenty third minute when Hmingthanmawia Ralte transformed Yoell Van Nieff’s floating cross within the field with a header following a free kick.

Owen Coyle’s workforce started the second half with renewed power and got here near levelling the rating simply after the break when Crivellaro had two possibilities within the area of a minute.

The Brazilian’s first try was a header from a cross from the proper flank adopted by a left-footed shot from lengthy vary, each of which narrowly missed the goal.

Chennaiyin continued their pursuit of the equaliser and within the 59th minute, a pinpoint cross from Shields was met completely by Murray however his header was saved by Lachenpa.

The 26-year-old attacker put one other correct ball contained in the field, this time for Irfan Yadwad within the 79th minute, however Mumbai Metropolis FC’s shot-stopper got here to the rescue for his facet as soon as once more.

With 4 factors from three video games, Chennaiyin FC concluded their marketing campaign within the Kalinga Tremendous Cup by ending second of their group.



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