Chennaiyin FC crowned 2015 ISL champion


Who: Chennaiyin FC
What: Crowned 2015 ISL champion
When: 20 December 2015

Chennaiyin FC was crowned as the champions of the 2nd Indian Super League (ISL) Football tournament on 20 December 2015. In the final played at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa, Chennaiyin defeated the hosts FC Goa, 3-2.

Goa was leading 2-1 till the 87th minute, but an own goal from their keeper, Laxmikant Kattimani, in the 90th minute and Colombian Stiven Mendoza’s strike seconds later helped Chennai win the title.Mendoza, who finished as the tournament’s highest scorer with 13 goals, bagged the ‘Golden boot’ as well as the ‘Hero of the League’ award.

Coaches of the two teams

FC Goa: Zico
FC Chennaiyin: Marco Materazzi