Chennaiyin midfielder Anirudh Thapa has taken part in a strong number of the side's Indian Super League matches in 2020/2021, making 14 appearances overall and playing 920 minutes. He has been selected in the starting XI in 12 of these appearances across their 20 fixtures and been used as a substitute on two occasions. Thapa last featured in a league game on February 21, playing 90 minutes for Chennaiyin against Kerala Blasters in a 1-1 draw. In total, the midfielder has scored two Indian Super League goals in 2020/2021, making him tied as the team's third-top league scorer. He has been shown a yellow card once.Thapa was last on target in the league in the 4-1 defeat against Hyderabad on January 4, netting in the 67th minute. He opened his account for the campaign against Jamshedpur on November 24, scoring during a 2-1 victory.Last season for Chennaiyin, Thapa made 20 Indian Super League appearances, scored one goal and provided five assists. Prior to linking up with Chennaiyin in July 2017, Thapa made 14 league appearances in total at Punjab, scoring one goal.