After a successful run under Sergio Lobera, FC Goa enters the 2020-21 season under a new head coach in Juan Ferrando. A consistent unit with two runner-up finishes, FC Goa will look to go one better and clinch a maiden Indian Super League (ISL 2020-21) trophy.
The FC Goa squad has a strong Spanish presence, with Ferrando bringing in four of his countrymen – Igor Angulo, Jorge Ortiz, Alberto Noguera and Ivan Gonzalez. This will make it easier for Ferrando to get into the groove quickly as he is quite familiar with what the new signings bring to the table.
A good number of Goan players – including the likes of Seriton Fernandes, Lenny Rodrigues and Brandon Fernandes – ensure that the emotional connection with local fans is strong.
Igor Angulo had scored 24 goals to win the Golden Boot in the 2018/19…