The Coimbatore based side escaped relegation very narrowly. They performed well when it mattered the most defeating teams like Churchill Brothers and the champions Minerva Punjab FC in their home ground in Coimbatore. The team is placed on the eighth position but the performance of many individuals was very eye-catching.
Now we will look at the top 5 impressive players
#5 Pandiyan Sinivasan
The 20 year old lad who was bought after performing exceptionally well for Viva Chennai under the guidance of Sabir Pasha, the assistant coach of Chennaiyin FC.
He ruled the midfield for Chennai City FC and combined well with Kim Dyeong. His long range shots are a treat to watch especially against Churchill Brothers where his shot from mid-line hit the post. Already he is on the ISL radar of many teams and will be a grab for the teams. He was adjudged as one of the fastest passers in the I-League.