FULL TIME. MMC goes down to CFC 2-0. Thier second defeat in AFC Cup campaign.
Four minutes of added time.
Kamal Shrestha sends in a juicy cross, Abhisek Rijal goes for a overhead kick, CFC goalie Karanjit makes a good save.
Poor performance from MMC in today's match.
10 minutes remaining. CFC 2 MMC 0.
Chris Herd OUT, Dhanpal Ganesh IN - CFC
Bimal Rana IN, Afeez Olawale OUT - MMC
Afeez Olawale needs medical attention as it seems he has his muscle cramped.
20 minutes remaining on the clock. CFC 2 MMC 0.
Good move from MMc. Heman sends a long ball, Abhisek Rijal tries his luck, ball drops in the roof of the net.
Vineeth replaces Md Rafi for CFC
Abhisek Rijal IN, Bishal Rai OUT - MMC
Two quick goals have put CFC in comfortable position. MMC started the game in full defensive mode and that might have taken the toll.
GOAL! Mailson Alves scores through header, utilziing a corner kick from Anirudh Thapa. CFC are 2-0 up against MMC.
GOAL! CFC takes a lead against MMC. Christopher Herd scores.
Five minutes into the break, CFC 0 MMC 0. Can MMC steal point from Chennai ?
Corner kick to CFC. Not that clinical one, goalie Bishal makes an easy save.
Second half starts..
HALF TIME. CFC 0 MMC 0.
Adeleja is fouled. MMC earns a free kick. Sujal Shrestha takes the kick, ball goes straight to the hands of goalie Karanjit Singh.
That's two footed challenge from Germanpreet to Sujal. Latter looks furious. Referee flashes yellow card to both players.
Five minutes remaining for a break.
Germanpreet misses a great chance to break deadlock for CFC. He shoots the ball to the stands.
CFC have earned five corners so far but MMC have null. It's lopsided affair here at Trans Stadia.
This is the difference between ISL and Nepal league. We can't compare the investment between two leagues. Thus MMC's such performance should be satisfactory.
Lopsided affair so far. Another corner kick to CFC. This time, CFC player commits a foul inside MMC box.
Jerry crosses the ball, Rafi finds the kick on the ball, MMC goalie Bishal makes a fantastic save.
30 mins gone, MMC are yet to create a single move in CFC den. CFC 0 MMC 0
Corner kick to CFC. Nice kick is taken, three towering CFC players miss to head the ball home.
MMC have committed four fouls while CFC have three fouls so far in the match.
Free kick to CFC. Nice kick is taken, goalie Bishal judges the ball well, he punches the ball in. Before that referee has already whistled for a foul against him.
Nice move from FC. CFC's Mohamed Rafi tries his best to curl the ball from the box but ball goes out for a goal kick.
20 mins gone, CFC 0 MMC 0. Hosts are enjoying 75% of ball possession.
Hosts are pressing hard against visitors. MMC should pump in more energy to the game and should play confident game.
Free kick to CFC just outside the box. Anirudh hits the forest of heads.
Somide is yellow carded for a foul to Nerd.
Bishal Rai fouls on Anirudh Thapa. Free kick is awarded to CFC. Anirudh takes the kick, hand ball appeal is turned down by the referee.
Aziz Saheed's return to the field is a big boost to MMC. He served one match suspension against Dhaka Abahani.
MMC looks confident against ISL champions so far in the game.
10 mins gone, Chennayin FC 0 MMC 0.
Long kick from Heman Gurung, straight to the hands of CFC goalie.
Anirudh Thapa fouls on Anjan Bista. Free kick to MMC. Kick is not taken properly.
Chennayin FC have almost 70% of ball possession so far.
Jeje comes closer to the goal but his shot gets slight deflection off to a corner kick.
Long pass from Heman to front line, Somide fails to reach to the position. Both teams haven't won their AFC Cup so far.
Chennayin FC are keeping the ball possession. Are you supporting MMC today?
GK: Bishal Shrestha DFs: Biraj Maharjan, Devendra Tamang, Kamal Shrestha, Saheed Aziz MFs: Sujal Shrestha, Heman Gurung, Bishal Rai, Anjan Bista FWs: Afeez Olawale, Somide Adeleja
MMC had suffered 1-0 loss at the hands of Dhaka Abahani in their first match.
Manang substitution: Deep Karki, Muhammed Asif, Bishwakarma Suraj, Pravesh Kunwar, Prakash Budhathoki, Abhishek Rijal, Bimal Rana.
Are you excited for this match? The match will kick off at 7:45 PM.
Both teams are warming up.
|Sn.||Match||Status||Result||Date & Time||Venue|
|1||Manang Marshyangdi Club - Dhaka Abahani||Played||0 - 1||2019-04-03||ANFA Complex|
|2||Chennayin FC - Minerva Punjab||Played||0 - 0||2019-04-03||Ahmadabad|
|3||Chennayin FC - Manang Marshyangdi Club||Played||2 - 0||2019-04-17||Ahamdabad|
|4||Dhaka Abahani - Minerva Punjab||Played||2 - 2||2019-04-17||Dhaka|
|5||Minerva Punjab - Manang Marshyangdi Club||Played||2 - 2||2019-05-01||Cuttack|
|6||Manang Marshyangdi Club - Minerva Punjab||Played||1 - 1||2019-05-15||ANFA Complex|
|7||Chennayin FC - Dhaka Abahani||Played||1 - 0||2019-04-30||Ahmadabad|
|8||Dhaka Abahani - Chennayin FC||Played||3 - 2||2019-05-15||Dhaka|