After last season's 'great escape', Chennai are leading the I-League table and scoring for fun. This is the story behind their improbable success.
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Which teams run the danger of relegation? Could there be a surprise title contender? ESPN predicts the final league standings for the season ahead.
Defending champions Aizawl FC begin their title defence away to East Bengal, while the first Kolkata derby of the season will take place on Dec 2.