Delhi Dynamos crush Chennaiyin to register their first win this season
by Shubham Sharma
Chennai: Visiting side Delhi Dynamos defeated Chennaiyin FC by 3-1 to end their winless run this season in what was a dead-rubber contest at the Marina Arena.
Goals from Daniel Lahlimpuia, Bikramjit Singh and Nandha Kumar helped the visitors to get all three points. The initial part of the game saw the home side dominate in terms of attack but Daniel Lahlimpuia scored a low header to give Dynamos a lead against the run of play at the 16th minute.
But the lead the was cancelled out at the 39th minute as Said Shot fouled inside the penalty box and Raphael Augusto scored from the spot.
John Gregory brought in Nelson and Jeje in the second half to boost the attack but the visitors found the lead at 78th minute through Bikramjit Singh and Nandha Kumar added another at 82nd minute to put the visitors in the driver's seat.
With this win, Dynamos climb to the 9th position while Chennaiyin slip to the bottom of the table.