Igor Stimac thinks they are passing the ball confidently
After a humiliation against Afghanistan Indian graffer, Igor Stimac wants to bounce back in the competition. Two toughs away climate competition can challenge the Blue Tigers. Indian coach Igor Stimac spoke to the Khel Now.
Stimac on the Muscat conditions
“Acclimatising to Muscat conditions is our top priority right now.
” We have reached Muscat today. we have had a night stay in Dubai and helped the players get to a good rest.”
” We will have a training session in Muscat today evening to fine-tune our preparation before taking on Oman. We know how tough the game will be. So we have to make sure all players stay fit and deliver maximum on 19th.” Igor Stimac told the Khel Now.
Igor Stimac on team’s physical condition
” We are physically fit and the players are not getting bogged down on the pitch or suffering cramps. Conditionally, we are doing well too. The recovery has been taken care of as per the plan, and that’s the reason players have adapted to different conditions naturally.”
Igor Stimac on group favourite
” Qatar and Oman are two favourites in our group. The difference between the other three (Afghanistan, Bangladesh and India) is very less. Against Afghanistan, my team performed in the second half. This is a team for the future and we are in the process of becoming a tough team play against. We had created chances to win every match until now. We even created chances against Qatar in the last minutes. We’re improving gradually and that’s what makes me proud.”
Igor Stimac on ball passing ability
” We are a unit that passes the ball confidently but we have to keep in mind that we are making too many mistakes and giving away possession. We have to work further on this.”