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3 - 1
Pune City
S. Chhetri 15'
S. Chhetri (P) 65'
S. Chhetri 89'
82' Jonatan
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FULL TIME : Bengaluru FC 3-1 FC Pune City

It's all over in Bengaluru as Captain Chhetri's hat trick propels Bengaluru FC to the pinnacle of the Hero Indian Super League as they defeat Pune City in the first Semi-Final by 3-1 on Aggregate. 

Lucca's freekick got the away fans some hope but Chhetri put the game to bed by his third.

This is Sayak signing off. That's it from Sportskeeda tonight. Thank You and Good Night. 
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90+4' OFF THE WOODWORK! Marcelinho goes for goal from a freekick and hits the post.
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90+2' Alwyn George with a feeble shot shoots wide.
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4 Minutes Added on.
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88' GOAAAAAAAAAAL! It's Chhetri who finds the net again as he completes his hattrick! The goal has sent Bengaluru Fans into dreamland! It is surely over here.
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86' Substitution for Bengaluru FC : Segovia comes on for Miku.
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85' Pune City piling on intense pressure on to the Bengaluru defence as they try to find the equaliser.
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82' GOAAAAAAAAAL! Jonathan Lucca with a world-class freekick finds the back of the net, out of Sandhu's reach. It is game on in Bengaluru!
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78' Substitution for FC Pune City : Marcos Tebar comes on for Emaliano Alfaro.
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75' Udanta finds Miku on goal but Kaith comes rushing out of his line to clear the ball away and clashes into Miku in the process.
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74' Chhetri tries to curl one in but Kaith is up to the task with a brilliant save.
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72' Substitution for FC Pune City : Jonathan Lucca replaces Diego Carlos.
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71' Marcelinho shoots wide from distance.
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70' OFF THE CROSSBAR! Bheke goes for goal outta' nowhere  and hits the post! The bar is still shaking.
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69' The Pune City defence is in sixes and sevens as they are struggling to clear their lines away. Another corner to Bengaluru FC.
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67' Udanta tries to find Dimas but the ball is deflected away for a Bengaluru FC corner.
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65' Panenka! Chhetri goes for a cheeky Panenka and makes it 2-0.
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64' Penalty to Bengaluru FC! Gurtej Singh trips Chhetri who points straight to the spot.
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57' Substitution for Bengaluru FC : Lenny Rodrigues replaces Boithang Haokip who recieves an applause from the crowd.
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56' Chhetri shoots but Kaith makes a diving save.
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54' Alfaro finds Marcelinho from a freekick who shoots straight towards Sandhu, who punches it away.
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51' Udanta goes for goal from distance and shoots wide.
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48' Alfaro heads over from a cross.
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Substitution for Pune City at HT : Sarthak Golui comes on for Sahil Panwar.
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Second half kicks-off.
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HALF TIME : Bengaluru FC 1-0 FC Pune City

A Chhetri header sees Bengaluru lead at the half time.

Will Pune bounce back and score the crucial away goal?

Let's find out in the second half.
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1 Minute Added on.
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44' Subhasish Bose booked for stamping on Alfaro. He would miss the final given Bengaluru qualify.
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41' CHANCE! Chhetri heads inches wide of a corner. Could have been 2-0 here.
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39' Udanta with yet another cross in for which Chhetri goes with a diving attempt but fails to make a proper connection.
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38' Bengaluru have a corner swung in but Panwar heads it away.
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37' Lopez booked.
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34' Diego Carlos booked for showing dissent towards the referee after Boithang Haokip fouls Alfaro.
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31' Sahil Panwar booked for a late challenge from the back on Udanta Singh.
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30' Marcelinho crosses in but there is no one at the far side to finish it off.
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29' Corner falls Udanta for a volley opportunity who fails to connect it.
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28' Udanta Singh goes for goal from distance with a half-volley but the shot is deflected away for a Bengaluru corner courtesy Adil Khan,
A. George
U. Singh
90'
S. Chhetri
assist: Dimas
89'
Daniel Segovia
N. Fedor
86'
82'
Jonatan
77'
Marcos Tébar
E. Alfaro
71'
Jonatan
Diego
S. Chhetri, Penalty
65'
L. Rodrigues
B. Haokip
58'
46'
S. Golui
S. Panwar
S. Bose
44'
37'
Rafa
34'
Diego
31'
S. Panwar
S. Chhetri
assist: U. Singh
15'
Tournament ISL 2018 - Championship - Semi-finals
Stadium Sree Kanteerava Stadium
Match time Sun, 11 Mar 2018, 08:00 PM
Pune City (4-4-2)
Ranko Popović (Manager)
1
Gurpreet Singh
15
S. Bose
5
Juanan
6
J. Johnson
2
R. Bheke
16
E. Paartalu
14
Dimas
11
S. Chhetri
17
B. Haokip
21
U. Singh
7
N. Fedor
13
V. Kaith
36
S. Panwar
3
G. Singh
4
Rafa
5
A. Khan
20
Diego
17
R. Kumar
15
M. Stankovic
35
I. Vanmalsawma
10
Marcelinho
9
E. Alfaro
Pune City (4-4-2)
Ranko Popović (Manager)
Bengaluru Subs
20
A. George
18
T. Haokip
12
Daniel Segovia
4
Z. Ralte
28
Lalthuammawia Ralte
8
L. Rodrigues
19
Toni
Pune City Subs
31
L. Fanai
16
S. Golui
7
Jonatan
21
Lolo
12
B. Sahni
1
Kamaljit Singh
6
Marcos Tébar
41% POSSESSION 59%
14 SHOTS 14
6 SHOTS ON GOAL 6
16 FOULS 10
4 CORNERS 4
3 OFFSIDES 4
1 YELLOW CARDS 3
0 RED CARDS 0
5 SAVES 3
Pos Club P W D L GD Pts
1 Bengaluru 18 13 1 4 19 40
2 Chennaiyin 18 9 5 4 5 32
3 Goa 18 9 3 6 14 30
4 Pune City 18 9 3 6 9 30
5 Jamshedpur 18 7 5 6 -2 26
6 Kerala Blasters 18 6 7 5 -2 25
7 Mumbai City 18 7 2 9 -4 23
8 Delhi Dynamos 18 5 4 9 -10 19
9 Atlético de Kolkata 18 4 4 10 -14 16
10 NorthEast United 18 3 2 13 -15 11
Updated: Mar 11, 2018 21:56 PM | Published: Mar 11, 2018 18:22 PM