As we head into this fortnight's international break, we welcome you to round 3 of ESPN's ISL Power Rankings.
Defending champions Chennaiyin FC picked up their first point of the ISL season, following a goalless draw against Delhi Dynamos. It meant Chennaiyin have endured their worst start across all seasons with three defeats before the match in Delhi on Tuesday.
What have been the reasons behind this sluggish start, and what could they do to bring some momentum into their game?
Imbalance in defence
One of the key factors this season has been Chennaiyin's defensive frailty, and that has prompted...
The Indian Super League (ISL) will resume on Wednesday after an international break, and the first nine matches have already produced their share of upsets and breakout performances at either end of the points table.
What are the things to watch for when Delhi Dynamos host ATK to kick-start the next phase of matches?
The unlikely contenders for top of the table
Chennaiyin FC have long been known as slow starters, but even head coach John Gregory would be surprised at the poor output...
The first line sums up their previous seasons, while the second looks at their upcoming campaign. A bonus pre-season prediction of the four teams that will feature in the playoffs.
Been the league's heavyweights, but last season needs erasing fast.
Under Coppell, expect more discipline, but who will fetch goals?
Best for most part on debut, before slipping in final.
The nucleus remaining the same, can they maintain standard throughout?
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