Bhubaneswar, April 19: Desperate to prove her worth in the 2022 Indian Women’s League (IWL), Mata Rukmani takes on the Odisha police on Wednesday.
Asked about the focus on their second game of the season, Mata Rukmani head coach Sandeep Singh said: “The focus would be to treat it like any other game and enjoy it. We just want to be able to play our natural game and focus. in the party instead of the occasion”. Expressing his thoughts on the opponents on his side for the upcoming game, Singh quoted: “We know they are a much better team than their last result suggests and they will be keen to play us. They are the hosts and we will have to be at our best to get something out of this game. Odisha Police Head Coach Shradhanjali Samantaray also delivered her verdict ahead of the team’s second IWL match and their preparations. “The last match we didn’t do well, so the next match we will do our best to win.” “We will improve our defense to stay compact in the defensive third and also build to progress forward. We will go according to our plans and do our best,” she added.