Vasco: SC East Bengal coach Robbie Fowler has said that the spirit of the team is high in the ongoing seventh season of Indian Super League (ISL). He said that this season will now witness an improved team. The draw against Jamshedpur FC has lifted East Bengal's spirit and coach Fowler is optimistic of his team coming good in the upcoming matches of the tournament.
Fowler told Goal, "Our spirits are high anyway. The four games we have played, we have actually played okay. We have been outdone by unluckiness at times." He further added that many things have happened on the football pitch like players getting sent off, players going off injured. The players are fitter now and we will start seeing a better East Bengal team.
The first season of ISL has been a disaster for East Bengal. Fowler's side has lost three of their four matches while one ended in a goalless draw against Jamshedpur FC on December 10.SC East Bengal will look to score for the first time this season when they lock horns with Hyderabad FC at Tilak Maidan, Vasco, on Tuesday.