Habas : Performance against Kerala last year will not affect in the next matches
Indian Super League (ISL) season 20-21 is underway, and the defending champion of ISL ATK has been merged to I-League champion Mohun Bagan and became one entity ATK Mohun Bagan, they are all set to start their campaign with a bang.
ATK Mohun Bagan will play their first-ever game in the ISL 2020-21 opening match against Kerala Blasters at the GMC Balwali Stadium on November 20th.
ATK MB graffer Antonio Lopez Habas caught up by Sports star Hindu and shared his concerns about the new rules of ISL.
Antonio Lopez Habas says he didn’t get preparation time
“Honestly, I didn’t get the kind of preparation I needed for the several rules put in place for the corona situation. The footballers did not get training in the field for the days they needed. There was no opportunity to play practice matches.”Antonio Lopez Habas told Sports star.
Antonio Lopez Habas says he’s afraid of injuries after a short time of practice
“But this is not an excuse. The situation is almost the same for all the teams. I am afraid of injuries to the players. After such a short period of practice, there is a possibility of the footballers getting injured easily.”
Antonio Lopez Habas says without spectators affect the player’s enthusiasm
“There will be no spectators in the stadium during in this new normal. Playing on a field without spectators affects the footballers’ enthusiasm. But there is nothing to be done.”
Antonio Lopez Habas says against Kerala last year performance will not affect in the next matches
“In football, the result of the previous match remains only as statistics. I don’t think the impact of last year’s Kerala match will be felt in Friday’s match.”Antonio Lopez Habas concluded.