FC Pune City are back in action in the second round of Indian Super League (ISL) against ATK at the Salt Lake Stadium on Sunday. Following a heart-break 2-3 loss to Delhi Dynamos in their first game, Ranko Popovic is aiming for the maximum quota of points tomorrow.
"We will try win and get full three points. We want to play a good game. We will do everything to get 3 points. We are working hard. Nobody is favourites in this tournament. Tomorrow is a new day let's see what happens."
Popovic took up the responsibility of his side's defeat against Delhi Dynamos and said that he is open to suggestions from players with ISL experience.
"I don't want to blame any player. I am responsible first then the players. The defenders tried their best last game."
"I always like to take opinions from others. I take suggestions from the players who had played in the ISL last season. "
The Serbian coach refused to cast his judgement on the first round of games in ISL and instead stressed the importance of maintaining fitness throughout the season.
"I don't rate teams. I think the teams who will remain injury free have a good chance of winning the league. The league is long now so it is important to keep the players fit."