Chennaiyin FC, the Chennai based Hero Indian Super League franchise playing in the competition since its inception in 2014. In Mrs. Vita Dani, Mr. Abhishek Bachchan and Mr. M.S. Dhoni, we have a passionate set of owners at the helm who come with a single-minded vision of making Chennaiyin FC the best and the most successful football club in India. Keeping with this endeavour, we have two Hero ISL titles to our name winning them in the 2015 and 2017-18 editions.
Our large, passionate fan community stands with us through thick and thin, and are the backbone of the club. The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, also known as the ‘Marina Arena’ in Chennai is our fortress, with our ardent supporters thronging the stands and providing the Marina Machans with their unconditional support. As part of our initiatives for the development and growth of football in Tamil Nadu, we have taken huge strides & established a sound youth development structure that comprises of the CFC B, U-18, U-15 and U-13 teams.
With the foundations of the club firmly in place, there is a relentless aspiration to strive for further success on and off the field at all levels in the seasons to come.