Goa [India], December 29 (ANI): It has been a combined project for Hyderabad FC so far in the Indian Super League (ISL) season 7. Manuel Marquez’s side was unbeaten after 5 games now back-to-back beats have seen them slip to eighth on the table. Another stern test in FC Goa awaits them at the Tilak Maidan Stadium on Thursday however the Gaurs’ defensive concerns will offer Hyderabad the intend to return on track.

Sixth-placed Goa have been amongst the most fearsome attacking groups this season, having actually scored 10 objectives so far. Nevertheless, in defense, they have discovered it tough to keep things tight, yielding 9 objectives while recording simply one clean sheet. Seven of them have actually come through set-pieces– the most by a group this season.

Marquez knows Goa’s protective battles and knows his team will have their chances to win. The Nizams, who have actually frequently been guilty of missing out on opportunities this season, will require to guarantee they need to be clinical in front of goal.

” These kinds of things (yielding objectives) are regular in football. If you are an offensive team, you can have issues in defense and vice versa. Goa has an offending style because they show up with a great deal of players when they attack. They have really excellent players, everybody understands that. It’s not only about Igor Angulo but also their midfielders and forwards. However for their defence sometimes, when the other team is in counter-attack, there are less defenders than opponents and it ends up being really challenging to defend,” Marquez said, in a statement, on FC Goa.

Hyderabad have actually scored just six objectives this season, with only Kerala Blasters and SC East Bengal scoring less. However they have revealed they can be threatening from set-pieces, through which they have actually scored half their objectives.

This provides a hard obstacle for Goa, however coach Juan Ferrando is more focused on preparing the group for defensive situations regardless of the lack of tidy sheets. “Firstly, I’m not stressed if we concede 3 goals, however we score four,” said Ferrando. “About the set-pieces, we need to put attention to why. It is essential to connect. When we are working in the defensive line, it is necessary to comprehend the minute of the timing to attack the ball, who is better in totally free area, zone, and man-to-man. In this case, we require time due to the fact that it’s required to change (gamers) video game by video game, depending upon the challengers.” (RECTUM).