FC Goa bowed all the way down to FC Pune Metropolis on Saturday night as strikes from Emiliano Alfaro and Jonatan Lucca sealed full factors for Ranko Popovic’s facet.
Reflecting on their first loss on house soil, coach Sergio Lobera said that The Gaurs did not capitalize their possibilities within the preliminary half. Additional, he added that his troops misplaced observe within the latter half which value them the sport.
‘’We had the chance to attain first and had we gone forward first, the sport would have been utterly completely different as a result of if we had, the opposite crew would have wanted to open up a bit extra and never play on the counter like they did. We misplaced our manner in between due to the model of play. The second we let our model of play go, it made it tough for us to create possibilities,’’ he expressed.
The Goan outfit have did not hold a clean-sheet within the six matches to date, but the gaffer appears glad with the defensive unit of the facet. ‘’We lose and win as a crew. After we moved up the sphere, we left area behind and so they took benefit of that however I do not see that as an issue simply defensively,’’ he commented.
Whereas the Laxmikant Kattimani-led facet have failed to limit objectives, they’ve additionally netted as many as 18 objectives to date. Nevertheless they failed to search out the again of the online on the Fatorda Stadium on Saturday. Talking on the identical, the Zaragoza-born coach mentioned, ‘’We suffered a bit bit as we speak as a result of the opposite crew did not give us a lot area. They did not simply push on the ball and have been staying again to hit us on the counter.’’
Lastly, Lobera asserted that the crew wants to enhance immensely and benefit from their upcoming alternatives to make sure full factors. ‘’The defeat tells us that we nonetheless have a number of work to do. At this time is a really painful loss as a result of we had the chance to take one other three factors at house and likewise put ourselves manner above of the remainder of the groups. We nonetheless have a recreation in hand and if take our possibilities in that one, we’ll nonetheless find yourself being high of the desk. That is why we now have to enhance on our errors and we now have to be succesful to select three factors when the subsequent alternative comes,’’ he signed off.