Odisha FC fought back from behind to hold hosts Chennaiyin FC to a thrilling 2-2 draw here on Thursday. After registering their first victory against Hyderabad FC in the last game, a rejuvenated Chennaiyin FC came into this game with confidence on their side, while Odisha FC came into the game after failing to score in the last two matches.
News Today photo journalist H Bobby Derin captures the highlights of the match with his lens at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Chennai.
Chennaiyin FC players erupt in joy after Nerijus Valskis scores the first goal for the team
Chennaiyin FC Head Coach John Gregory kicks the ball in frustration after Odisha scores the equaliser
Nerijus Valskis scores the second goal for the team with a header
Chennaiyin FC captain Lucian Goian fights for the lead
Referees intervene the fight between Odisha FC defender Diawandou Diagne and Chennaiyin FC players
Coach John Gregory walks away from the field after Chennaiyin FC draws the match with Odisha FC. It may be noted that he was sacked soon after the match as Chennaiyin FC Head Coach