newsfootball6 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Missing elements made it difficult to win, states Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters head coach Eelco Schattorie has stated that some missing elements made it difficult for their win after Kerala Blasters held on to a draw against Mumbai City FC. however, the dutch coach praised his younger squad for their performance particularly pointing out Jeaksoon Singh.
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newsfootball7 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Injuries have destroyed Kerela Blasters' season, laments Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters head coach Eelco Schattorie has blamed injuries for the Blasters' struggles with the club set to face Mumbai City at the Mumbai Football Arena. The Dutch coach and his side sit in eighth place on the table and he revealed why his side are conceding more goals from set-pieces.
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newsfootball19 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Kerala Blasters doing everything to achieve the best they can, claims Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters coach Eelco Schattorie has claimed that club are trying to do their best and to achieve the best they can despite injuries affecting the team. The Blasters play Bengaluru FC next at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium on Saturday with both sides looking to get their seasons back on track.
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featurefootball22 days ago

ISL 2019-20 | Jerry Mawihmingthanga was perfect replacement for Lallinzuala Chhangte, reflects Josep Gombau

Odisha FC coach Josep Gombau has stated that he was very impressed with former Jamshedpur FC man Jerry Mawihmingthanga’s profile and knew right away that he would fit in his tactics, replacing Lallinzuala Chhangte. He also likened ISL players’ hard work to that of Hong Kong and Australian leagues.
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newsfootballa month ago

ISL 2019-20 | People thinking I don’t like Sahal really irritates me, admits Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters FC head coach Eelco Schattorie denied rumours of a rift between him and fan-favourite Sahal and further went on to heap praise upon the player for his performance against Odisha on Friday. He also spoke highly of Prasanth and expressed his concerns about the growing list of injuries.
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newsfootballa month ago

ISL 2019-20 | Eelco Schattorie emphasize’s Sahal’s importance in “big capital letters”

Kerala Blasters head coach Eelco Schattorie has asserted that he is happy to have fan-favourite Sahal Abdul Samad in the team despite giving him fewer playing minutes in the last three matches. Moreover, the coach blamed the defensive lapses in the losing games and the injury concerns.
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newsfootballa month ago

ISL 2019-20 | I can’t play the type of football I want to yet, says Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters coach Eelco Schattorie has admitted that a bad pre-season and piling injury list have been huge reasons for his team not playing the football he has wanted from the beginning. However, the Dutchman lauded Hyderabad’s goalie for his amazing saves that eventually won his side.
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newsfootballa month ago

Hyderabad not under more pressure than us, says Eelco Schattorie

Kerala Blasters head coach Eelco Schattorie has refused the suggestions that the travelling team, Hyderabad FC, will be under more pressure than his team when the sides lock horns on Saturday. The Dutch coach does not believe there is anything called a psychological edge in football.
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featurefootballa month ago

ISL 2019-20 | Why your team sucked this week ft. Kerala Blasters FC

To put it simply, “to suck”, an American slang, is used to criticize a person, or an entity, in a condescending manner. And Kerala Blasters have deserved every letter of it, after their opening week in the Indian Super League. However, it isn’t because of their win or the loss, but everything else.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball2 months ago

ISL 2019-20 | I take full responsibility for loss, says Eelco Schattorie

After a solitary-goal loss to Mumbai City, Kerala Blasters coach Eelco Schattorie has taken the responsibility for the loss and said that his third substitution was not effective. He also grieved about the injury problems at the Blasters' camp and supported his struggling goalkeeper Bilal Khan.
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