Sharjah: Kerala Blasters FC showcased their resilience and determination as they clinched a thrilling 2-1 victory against Sharjah Football Club during their second match of the pre-season UAE tour held in Sharjah on Tuesday.
The match saw an impressive performance by the Blasters, with Daisuke Sakai and Kwame Peprah finding the back of the net. The team headed into the halftime break with a 2-1 lead, displaying their improved form and determination to bounce back from their previous defeat.
This victory came as a significant turnaround for the Kerala Blasters, who had faced a daunting 0-6 defeat at the hands of Emirati side Al Wasl FC in their opening game of the pre-season tour. It was evident that the Blasters had regrouped and worked on their strategies, delivering a much-improved performance against Sharjah FC.
The upcoming challenge for the Kerala Blasters will be against last year’s Pro League champions, Shabab Al-Ahli, in their final game of the pre-season tour. The match is scheduled to take place on Friday at the Shabab Al Ahli Stadium in Al Awir, Dubai. This encounter will provide the Blasters with another opportunity to fine-tune their skills and gauge their readiness for the upcoming season.