Tricky away fixtures for Salgaocar

PANAJI: “There is a need to start well in I-league as two tricky and difficult away matches await us which starts with United Sikkim,” stated Salgaocar coach Karim Bencherifa.

“Against United Sikkim we will be playing in hilly area with cooler weather and these are the challenges we need to overcome but we are definitely looking for a win,” Karim added while speaking about United Sikkim and Shillong Lajong their opponents in the opening two rounds away from home. About United Sikkim, Karim said: “We beat them in the Federation Cup but they will be different as they will be with their foreigners.” NT