Academy players coming through is proof that the club's efforts and investments are headed in the right path. Continuing with these efforts will help in building a structured plan to ensure development of talented youngsters for both club and country.
"This is always a good sign. Players coming through the academy ensures that there is a supply chain in place for the senior squad."
"As good as this sounds, the numbers have not been very significant and steady. We are still dependent on player signings to fill voids in the squad."
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Quality international recruits will help Indian football grow.
Young players from the academy storming into the senior squad are positives signs for McDowell Mohun Bagan.
The team for the upcoming season is a good mix of youth and experience.
Are you happy with the team's performance in the warm up matches played thus far?
For clubs to field a full strength squad, should league fixtures be rescheduled when dates clash with international matches?
Should the Mariners play both Tolgay and Odafa in the starting XI for the Federation Cup?
Should Nabi be played at left-back instead of the midfield where he played in the Federation Cup?
Should the Indian strikers in the team be presented with more playing opportunity?
Is playing Aiborlang Khongjee as stopper a smart move by the coaching staff?
Should we get international referees to officiate important matches?
In Odafa's absence, is Nabi the best option we have as Tolgay's strike partner?
Now that Odafa & Tolgay are back in goal scoring form, will the team be a more formidable unit?
After the brilliant performance in the Calcutta Football League and a mere miss out in the IFA Shield, do you think the Mariners should give new players a chance for the I-League or continue with the team that is already playing?
"With Nabi, Tolgay, Maithani & Sabeeth in peak form, do you think the Mariners need to keep experimenting with their line-up or stick with the same?"
"The team is playing well, but conceding goals, soon after they get the lead. What do you think should be the solution to this?"
With Odafa being the highest goal scorer in the team, are we becoming too dependent on Odafa to score for us?