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Aizawl FC 3-2 Chennai City, Live Score and Commentary, Federation Cup 2017

Aizawl 3-2 Chennai City, FULL TIME!!
Updated: 07 May 2017 21:02 IST - Published: 07 May 2017 19:24 IST
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Join us tomorrow, for more Federation Cup action.

Till then, good night and good bye.
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The next set of fixtures tomorrow sees action from Group B:

Bengaluru, the champions in 2015 will take on Shillong Lajong. Meanwhile, defending champions Mohun Bagan will look to get their campaign off to a flying start against DSK Shivajians.
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Aizawl take the lead in Group A with three points from their first game. 

East Bengal and Churchill earlier today played out a 1-1 draw.

Chennai will occupy the last spot after giving away a two-goal lead.
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But the youngster isn't going to get a touch on the ball.

The referee blows the final whistle and that's it. Aizawl win 3-2 after having fallen behind by two goals.
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90+8' - We are into the eighth minute of added on time. And Aizawl wants to bring in Brandon for Al Amna.
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90+7' - Aizawl playing the ball around in the Chennai City box.
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90+6' - Ashutosh Mehta comes in for Bayi Kamo.
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90+5' - Danmawia hacked down on the right and Aizawl rolling down precious seconds.
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90+4' - Long punt into the box finds the feet of Nandhakumar. Shot on goal but east for Albino Gomes.
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90+3' -  Corner for Chennai. Abhishek Das finally gets on the run. But he is tackled and Aizawl have to deal with a corner.

Corner from Nandhakumar comes out to Edwin. But his shot is blocked.
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90+2' - Excellent work from Nandhakumar. Great footwork to get past Lalruatthara. Into Charles who tries to find Abhishek Das on the right but that is way overhit.
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90+1 -  CLOSE!!

Chennai again threaten. Soosairaj, who has been magnificent in this game plays it out to Nandhakumar on the right edge of the box. He sets himself up for a shot.

But he is leaning back. Can only finds the side netting!
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89'-  Great ball in from the corner but Aizawl cleared.

The ball then comes to Nandhakumar. He crosses it from the right looking for Charles.

Kingsley first to the ball and gets fouled in the process by Charles.
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88'-  Ball in from the left from Soosairaj. Comes out to Nandhakumar on the right who was going to hit it on the volley. But Jayesh Rane is there to clear it. Corner for Chennai.
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87' -  Chennai looking to get back into the game. Trying some long balls but those are directionless.
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86' - And another change. Vaz comes in for Zakeer for Chennai.
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84' -  Another man down with cramps. It is Edwin this time. And he is being taken off on a stretcher. Seems dehydrated.

Chennai meanwhile made another change. Caldeira has come on for Dhanpal Ganesh.
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83' - Chennai are, however, not going to go down without a fight. Edwin with a great run and but Zotea Ralte comes across with a great sliding tackle.
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This is as good as it gets. The fairytale continues.
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81'  -   GOAAALLLLL!!!

And the comeback is done. Danmawia again. Bayi Kamo gets the ball into Danmawia who made a run from the left this time. A first time shot and he slots it past a hapless Karnjeet.
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80' - Great footwork in the middle from Al Amna and he gets Aizawl gets a freekick.
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79' - WHAT A SHOT!!!

Chullova with a stinger and Karnjeet has to make a make a strong save even though it was straight at him.
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78' -  A scramble around 30 yards from the Chennai goal and Aizawl get a free kick. 

Jaryan and Chullova standing over it.
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77' - Rane's ball comes in but there is an infringement in the box and Chennai get a breather via a freekick.
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76' -  Aizawl again on the prowl. Another corner for them as Ravanan clears.