Chennaiyin FC defeated Pune City in the Indian Super League match that was held on Sunday. This win helped the team to clinch second position in the game.
Captain Henrique Sereno kicked off goal in the 82nd minute to clinch their second match at the Balewadi Stadium.
Following a cautious opening of 15 minutes, FC Pune City team took power but could not make any clear-cut goal scoring opportunities. Few of their best opportunities of the half arrive from set plays.
In the 19th minute of game, Marcos Tebar’s free-kick was break down by a Pune player to Alfaro.
Chennaiyin FC’s best opportunities of the first half topple to Gregory Nelson in the 40th minute.
The team began the second half similar to the first – incapable to make opportunities going ahead.
Pune goalkeeper Vishal Kaith gave a goal to John Gregory’s side in the 60th minute. Rafael, though, was again in the correct place at the exact time to create another goal-line clearance.
It seems like both teams would resolve for a point each but there was a twist in the game. Sereno gave Chennaiyin FC the lead when only eight minutes were left.