Jeje : I Want To Score Whenever I Get A Chance
As the 3rd round of the I-League dawns upon us, Jeje Lalpekhlua, the 2016 AIFF Player of the year, is ready for a new battle.
Speaking to the media a day before Mohun Bagan lock horns with I-League debutants Minerva Punjab FC, Jeje opens up about the match, his new strike partner and the I-League.
Q. Mohun Bagan have a full squad at their disposal now with the return of Sony. How is the fitness level of the squad?
We are getting fitter with every passing day and I guess the fitness will be a crucial element in lifting the trophy.
Q. You have a new strike partner in Duffy. Do you think the combination will work?
Duffy is a fantastic player. I know him well and I am looking forward to playing with him.
Q. Now that Sony Norde is here, how strong do you think the team is now?
Sony is a crucial member of the squad and his presence always creates a difference. No doubt his arrival will make the team stronger, but we have also won two matches without him.
Q. How eager are you to score your first goal this season?
Whenever I get a chance I want to score goals.
Q. What's your take on the debutants Minerva Punjab FC?
Minerva are a very good side.They played good football against Chennai City FC and have a lot of exciting talents at their disposal such as Vinit, Manandeep, Germanpreet. So, it won't be an easy game.
Q. Your take on this year's I-League?
This year it won't be easy and hopefully, we can extract the best result for the team.