SC East Bengal’s new head trainer Manuel Diaz says he’s in a position for one of the vital awaited video games within the upcoming season of the Indian Super League (ISL) — towards arch-rivals and final season’s finalists ATK Mohun Bagan.
SC East Bengal and ATK Mohun Bagan cross head-to-head on November 27 within the first Kolkata derby of the season on the Tilak Maidan Stadium.
In what used to be their debut season within the ISL in 2020/21, SC East Bengal, beneath Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler, completed 9th at the issues desk with simply 3 wins in 20 video games.
They misplaced each their derbies towards Antonio Lopez Habas’ ATK Mohun Bagan — any other debutant crew – 2-0 and 3-1.
“I do know all of the communicate is across the derby which is the second one sport for us. Although we can have most effective a short while to arrange, I appreciate the feelings of the enthusiasts and all I will say is, we can be in a position,” Diaz stated after the league rolled out the fixtures for the primary 11 rounds on Monday.
SC East Bengal open their marketing campaign towards Jamshedpur FC on November 21 and the 53-year-old Spaniard, who has coached Real Madrid’s B and C groups prior to now, stated they’ll get ready smartly going into the sport towards Owen Coyle’s crew. Last season the Kolkata-based crew carried out admirably towards Jamshedpur FC, having drawn the primary sport and gained the second one.
“The fixture record is moderately tight, and video games will come at us thick and rapid. We will get ready smartly forward of our first come across towards Jamshedpur FC.”