Chennaiyin FC travelled to Malaysia to prepare for the 2018-19 edition of the Indian Super League (ISL). Last season's winners face the tough task of defending their title under the tutelage of coach John Gregory.
|Chennaiyin FC in Malaysia|
|1||29/08/20158||Malaysia FA U-19s||0-0||Draw|
|2||04/09/2018||Malaysian Indian Football Association (MIFA)||1-1 (2-3 after penalties)||Loss|
|3||08/09/2018||Felda United FC||1-1||Loss|
The Super Machans take on Bengaluru FC at the Kanteerava Stadium on September 30, 2018.