Goalkeeper Arindam Bhattacharja is about to move to Spain for a month-long coaching stint with Marbella FC as he seeks to step up preparation for the Indian Tremendous League (ISL) season.
Bhattacharja, who featured for SC East Bengal final season, is eager to higher his efficiency in objective within the upcoming marketing campaign having gained the ISL Golden Glove award in ISL 2020-21 marketing campaign.
The 32-year-old goalkeeper made 29 saves in eleven matches for the Crimson and Gold brigade final season.
“I’m going to Marbella in Spain, to coach for a month. I will likely be coaching with the membership known as Marbella FC. I had a chat with their goalkeeping coach. He requested for few of the video clippings of my coaching to get an concept about how do I prepare right here in Kolkata. I despatched him some clippings of my coaching with among the international coaches. After going via them, he requested me to go there and prepare with their first staff,” Bhattacharja advised the ISL Media staff.
“I’ve utilized for the visa. As soon as it comes, I’ll go away for Marbella. I’ve to pay all of the bills for this coaching for one month,” he added.
With a heavy Spanish affect on the ISL, contemplating the variety of coaches from the nation that coach within the competitors, Bhattacharja is eager to spend time with Spanish coaches at Marbella and achieve helpful suggestions from them forward of the brand new season.
“I’ve to arrange effectively. I requested my brokers to rearrange one thing for a greater and correct coaching. They urged me to go to Marbella FC, the place I can prepare with them correctly. I’ve labored below many Spanish coaches again dwelling. So I believe, I will likely be snug with a Spanish arrange. I hope to arrange, as I count on there and are available again with a good condition and plenty of confidence,” Bhattacharja mentioned.
“The final season didn’t go effectively for me. That’s why I’ve determined to arrange effectively earlier than coming season. In off season, I used to coach below Abhijit Mondal in Kolkata. However these days, he’s busy together with his assignments in India U16 and U14 groups. That’s why he can’t give me full time,” he added.
The 32-year-old is now awaiting his visa to journey to Spain and prepare with membership from Marbella that performs within the fifth tier of Spanish soccer.
Bhattacharja will hope this brief stint overseas will assist him add to his qualities as a participant and take him again among the many prime goalkeepers within the nation after a troublesome season.