NorthEast United come back thrice to draw 3-3 with Chennaiyin FC

NorthEast United fought till the last second to wrestle a point from Chennaiyin FC

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: November 26, 2016 9:08 pm
Nicolas Velez of NorthEast United FC scores a goal during match 49 of the Indian Super League (ISL) season 3 between Chennaiyin FC and NorthEast United FC held at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai, India on the 26th November 2016. Photo by Luke Walker / ISL / SPORTZPICS Velez scored NorthEast United’s second goal. (Source: ISL)

Dudu’s hat trick has effectively gone in vain as Chennaiyin FC’s chances of making it to the play offs are now slender. They have gone for broke in this match and it did seem like they would wrestle the three points from their opponents after all but a 95th minute goal is something that no team can come back from conceding.

NorthEast United will be a motivated bunch after managing to come back three times in the match. This might just turn out to be what they need to push on in their remaining fixtures.

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