newsfootball1 year ago

Pedro Manzi on target as FC Bengaluru United register maiden Durand Cup win

FC Bengaluru United FC registered a win in their first-ever Durand Cup match, having edged past CRPF by a 1-0 margin to claim three points. Pedro Manzi, a former I-League winner with Chennai City FC, netted the winner for Bengaluru United in the 63rd minute of the match, having wasted a few before.
Press Release
newsfootball3 years ago

I-League 2019-20 | Gokulam Kerala is the strongest team in the I-League, admits Pedro Manzi

Last season's I-League top scorer and defending champions Chennai City star Pedro Manzi picked Gokulam Kerala FC as the strongest team in the I-League. The Uruguayan-Spanish striker has also revealed why he chose to continue with Chennai City despite getting better offers from ISL sides.
SportsCafe Desk
newsfootball3 years ago

Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup | Chennai City FC make racism allegation against match referee

Chennai City FC has alleged that its Japanese player Katsumi Yusa was racially abused by Sri Lankan match referee Lakmal Weerakkody in the Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup in Chittagong on Thursday. The event occurred during their 2-3 loss to Bangladesh Premier League champions Basundhara Kings.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball4 years ago

AIFF Super Cup | FC Goa a different beast altogether for Chennai City FC to cope

Chennai City arrive at the semi-final of the Super Cup as the second favourites and it is not be so much for the names on paper that FC Goa possess but the style of play they would come up with. However, it wouldn't be surprising for the giant slayers to pull off another upset given the incentives.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball4 years ago

AIFF Super Cup | Chennai City knocks Bengaluru FC out of tournament

Defending champions Bengaluru FC have been knocked out of the ongoing Super Cup football tournament at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar as they were defeated by Chennai City FC by 2-1 goals. Nestor Gordillo (15’) and Pedro Manzi (54’) scored for the I-League champions to take them to the semi-finals.
Press Release
featurefootball4 years ago

AIFF Super Cup Quarterfinal | The battle of the champions promise more grit than tactics

If there’s one match that sums up the whole idea which had stemmed the introduction of the elite knockout tournament, it would be Bengaluru FC taking on Chennai City FC. Regardless of the schism that divides them, the quarterfinal promises to be a battle of relentless will to emerge victorious.
Subhayan Dutta