Chennaiyin aims for all three points to reach the top of Hero ISL 2021-22: Chennaiyin FC is preparing to play against the Gaurs, FC Goa tomorrow. Chennaiyin is coming to the match securing victory after back-to-back defeats. Meanwhile, the Gaurs are coming off a hard-fought draw against the Kerala Blasters. Only two points separate the topsides and Chennaiyin will be aiming to secure back-to-back victories to reach the top. Meanwhile, head coach Bozidar Badovice and left-back Jerry reacted to the media ahead of the match.
Coach Bozidar Bandovic reacts:
Very good news to start with for the fans, as the new signing Nerka Valskis will be available for selection for tomorrow’s match. “(Nerijus) Valskis is available for tomorrow’s match. Ariel (Borysiuk) will skip this game, but he is doing much better. We will see how he is for the January 13 match.” he said about the injury concerns.
He has also shared his opinion on FC Goa. “They have quality midfielders like Edu Bedia and Noguera. They keep the ball very well. We have to make sure that we don’t give them the opportunity to play with freedom. It will be a tough game but we will be ready for the game.” Bosko added
Meanwhile, Jerry was also present at the pre-match press conference. He agreed that the coach’s influence and formation suit him more. He said, “FC Goa is a very good team. We have to prepare well. We are a very confident side and we are looking forward to the game. “
According to lots of rumors, he was looking to sign Vinit Rai and he has also clarified his positive opinion on the transfer. Bandovic said, ” I was looking to get Vinit Rai, but Mumbai City FC took him (on loan). I have good communication with the club and I know what needs to be done for the future. I work as if I am going to stay for 5 years. “
Meanwhile, Chennaiyin FC has secured 14 points in 9 matches. If they win the next match against the gaurs, they will reach the top of the table. However, the coach recognizes that they are many solid teams like ATK Mohun Bagan, Mumbai City FC but they are ready to compete for each match.