Bengaluru FC defeated Chennaiyin FC 1–0 in an Indian Super League football match here on Friday thanks to a goal scored by Indian star striker Sunil Chhetri in the second half. With this, Bengaluru won their first win in the current season.
Bengaluru registered their first win in 3 matches, while they were drawn 2 earlier. The Chennai team suffered its first defeat in as many matches.
Chhetri scored on a penalty in the 56th minute, giving Chennaiyin FC their first defeat of the season. The Chennai team came close to barbarising in the 60th minute but it was stopped by Bengaluru goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu in time.
In an effort to equalize, the Chennai team dominated in the end and created many chances but Bengaluru did not let their hopes go.