Edwin Vanspaul had a worrying question for technical consultant Akbar Nawas after Chennai City's penultimate I-League game last season.
"Tell us what to do, otherwise we are going to get relegated."
That penultimate game -- a 7-1 drubbing against East Bengal -- had left Chennai bottom of the table with 16 points. Churchill Brothers, above them, were on 17 points, with two games in hand. Chennai's last game was against league leaders Minerva Punjab.
Akbar told Edwin, a Tamil Nadu player who...