Daniel brace helps Delhi pip Bengaluru in five-goal thriller
Delhi Dynamos FC secured a thrilling 3-2 win over table toppers Bengaluru FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi on Sunday. It was a topsy-turvy affair with the advantage shifting constantly between the teams, but eventually it was the Lions who triumphed.
For Bengaluru, it was their second loss on a trot. Delhi, on the other hand, continued their purple patch and extended their unbeaten run to five.
Ulises Davila scored his first Hero ISL goal on the 9th minute to hand Delhi the lead. Ten minutes later, Boithang Haokip equalised for Bengaluru. Sunil Chhetri came off the bench to make it 2-1 in Bengaluru’s favour on the 72nd minute. Delhi struck back with a brace from their own substitute Daniel Lalhlimpuia on the 77th and 81st minute respectively.
Club Award – Delhi Dynamos FC
Swift Limitless Player of the Match – Lallianzuala Chhangte
DHL Winning Pass of the Match – Narayan Das
ISL Emerging Player of the Match – Nandhakumar Sekar
Hero of the Match – Daniel Lalhlimpuia
Full-time: Delhi Dynamos 3-2 Bengaluru
90+4: Yellow card Albert Serrán Polo
90+3: Yellow card Vinit Rai Chamling
90+2: Yellow card Dimas Delgado Morgado
87: Yellow card Rana Gharami
82: Substitution for Bengaluru FC, Harmanjot Singh Khabra OFF Kean Lewis IN
81: Goal! Daniel Lalhlimpuia scores for Delhi Dynamos
80: Substitution for Delhi Dynamos, Nandakumar Sekar OFF Romeo Fernandes IN
77: Goal! Daniel Lalhlimpuia scores for Delhi Dynamos
74: Substitution for Bengaluru FC, Nicolás Ladislao Fedor Flores OFF Luis Manuel Villa López IN
72: Goal! Sunil Chhetri scores for Bengaluru FC
70: Substitution for Delhi Dynamos, Ulises Alejandro Dávila Plascencia OFF Adrià Carmona Pérez IN
59: Substitution for Bengaluru FC, Boithang Haokip OFF Sunil Chhetri IN
50: Yellow card Harmanjot Singh Khabra
46: Substitution Shubham Sarangi OFF Daniel Lalhlimpuia IN