Women's Football
SSB look to bounce back against confident Sports Odisha
13 May 2022

AIFF Media Team

BHUBANESWAR: After two consecutive losses, SSB Women’s FC will look to bounce back when they take on Sports Odisha tomorrow at the 7th Battalion in the Hero Indian Women’s League. The Kolkata-based side ranked sixth in the league table and virtually will have the last chance to go north going into this fixture.

Ahead of the crucial clash SSB head coach Juliet Miranda urges his team to confident and focused as she said, “We have to be confident and start with a positive mindset.” She opines, “Our next opponent is a tough side, and they are also the local team. We will try to give a tough fight and try our best to achieve what we can from it.”

Juliet further said, “We have to be more focused and we shall Improve our weaknesses as a team.”

Sports Odisha looks to maintain their winning streak in the HIWL when they take on SSB. As their gaffer Gitanjali echoed, “Want to keep the momentum going and win the next  game.”

Quizzed about their approach going into the crucial encounter, the head coach sounder quite confident and added clarity to their philosophy. She said, “The approach will be positive. And the strategy will be simple. We will try to make no silly errors and convert all the chances we get.”

Gitanjali believes, “We are yet to be the table toppers. Thus we are trying to improve in all the areas before we face them and get the desired result”.

SSB Women’s FC will face Sports Odisha tomorrow ( May 14, 2022) at the 7th Battalion from 15:30 PM (IST) onwards.

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