Reggae Boyz’s head coach Theodore Whitmore was left beaming from ear to ear after guiding his prices via a spirited Wednesday morning coaching session in San Salvador.
It was the full reverse from the final set of video games in October when accidents and off-the-pitch issues conspired to rob him of his most well-liked checklist of gamers in each high quality and amount.
However now he has at his disposal a top quality group of 24 gamers who seemed sharp, targeted and dedicated to the job at hand, which is a vital sport in opposition to El Salvador on Friday night time at 9 o’clock on the Estadio Cuscatlan.
Whitmore was left impressed with the crew’s chemistry, which is getting higher because the group provides extra coaching classes collectively.
“Sure, little question about it,” responded Whitmore when quizzed concerning the crew’s improved chemistry and understanding of one another.
“However as soon as we will discover the fitting stability and the gamers execute we shouldn’t have any issues,” added the top coach confidently.
The Jamaicans are at present in sixth place within the eight-team factors standings on 5 factors, the identical as Friday’s rivals El Salvador, however with a greater purpose distinction.
Mexico lead with 14 factors, adopted by the US on 11, Canada on 10, Panama 8, Costa Rica on six, and Honduras on the foot of the tables on three factors.
At Wednesday’s coaching session which included an 11 vs 11 40-minute sport, the velocity of the gamers emerged as one of many ways to be employed in Friday’s match, however Whitmore was taking part in his playing cards near his chest.
“That’s (velocity) one of many plans primarily based on the gamers we now have out there to us, so it’s only for us to search out the fitting stability and execute on match day.
“Each participant right here understands and is aware of what must be carried out and that’s going to be crucial,” the coach added.
The pinnacle coach admitted that each side yesterday morning got sure duties to be carried out through the session, and so they had been anticipated to provide feedbacks ultimately night’s crew assembly, wherein the efficiency video analyst would current a visible breakdown of the session.
“We need to hear from them if the goals had been met primarily based on what they had been tasked with, so this afternoon we could have the findings.”
However general the technical workers was proud of the exercise. “Very happy with the keenness of the gamers, the camaraderie is sweet, the vibes within the camp is sweet, I’m happy with what I’ve seen this morning (Wednesday) on the session and searching ahead for the ultimate session tomorrow (in the present day) and the sport (on Friday).”
The coach can also be totally conscious of the momentum gained over the past two video games and he needs to proceed that development.
“The final two video games we now have managed to garner 4 factors and we need to construct on that so once more it’s the execution that’s going to be necessary,” insisted Whitmore.
Following Friday night time’s sport, the crew will return to Jamaica on Saturday to organize for the go to of the US subsequent Tuesday.