October 30, 2020 10:26:53 pm
SC East Bengal’s last-minute entry into the Indian Tremendous League would work to their benefit after they tackle ATK Mohun Bagan, mentioned head coach Robbie Fowler on Friday. SC East Bengal kickstart their maiden ISL marketing campaign with the much-anticipated derby towards ATK Mohun Bagan on November 27 on the Tilak Maidan in Panaji.
“There’s no stress on our boys. We’re the brand new boys within the league. Let’s put all of the stress on ATK,” the Liverpool legend mentioned reacting to the ISL fixtures that have been unveiled on Friday.
“I don’t assume so (there will probably be any added stress on us), we are going to give it a greatest shot anyway, no matter who we have been taking part in within the first sport.”
“We all know how powerful it’s going to be any sport. However first to get the reigning champs, and a large derby, it’s a large sport for our gamers.”
East Bengal’s foray into ISL got here with a lot drama as they roped of their traders Shree Cement with lower than three months left for the top-tier league. It meant SC East Bengal had little time to construct their staff and appointed the English icon on the final minute.
“We knew how problem was going to be for us as a result of clearly we’re weeks behind by way of preparation,” the previous Brisbane Roar coach mentioned.
“However look all I can do is clearly get the staff as prepared as we are able to. Look, we actually will probably be prepared. It’s a large sport as I’ve mentioned.”
SC East Bengal additionally hit the coaching floor on Friday beneath the watchful eyes of Fowler with Anthony Pilkington, Danny Fox and Aaron Joshua Amadi Holloway becoming a member of members of the Indian contingent on the SESA soccer academy floor in Sircaim.
“It was day. We have been in quarantine for 14 days. First time we noticed the lads. They loved the coaching session. We all know it’s tough for us as we’re behind. However we are going to work laborious and attempt to rise up to hurry as quickly as potential,” Fowler signed off.
📣 The Indian Specific is now on Telegram. Click on right here to hitch our channel (@indianexpress) and keep up to date with the most recent headlines