As we head into this fortnight's international break, we welcome you to round 3 of ESPN's ISL Power Rankings. (Round 2 of the Power Rankings)
When Balwant Singh picked up a diagonal pass from Manuel Lanzarote, turned his marker and curled the ball in to score ATK's first goal of the season, his first professional coach Sukhwinder Singh was watching on television, admiring the strides made by his ward since his first season with JCT over a decade ago.
"Dekho kitna accha goal kiya abhi (look how well he scored that goal)," says Sukhwinder of Balwant, adjudged player of the match in ATK's 2-1 win against Delhi Dynamos that got them off the...
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?
All eyes are on the new edition of the Indian Super League, but how well do you know the league?
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