Mumbai City FC drew 1-1 against Kerala Blasters FC at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi, after Balwant Singh’s late strike nullified Mark Sifneos opener. Post-match, caught up with the ‘Hero of the Match’ Balwant Singh to know his thoughts on the game and his performance. Here are the excerpts.

Tough place to come and get a draw. Are you happy with the result?

Yes, we worked really hard in the match and we are happy with this one point.

That was a great finish by you. Tell us about your goal.

I am happy to score goals and it's all about teamwork. I am happy with the point.

You just spoke about teamwork and you have scored two goals in two matches. Do you think things are combining well up front?

Yes, we are doing great in the front and also defending very well. It was very difficult here and also the weather was difficult. We really did a good job.

You're playing Chennai next. Your thoughts on the game.

Yes, we have five-six days before our next game and we hope we can finish as the better side.

Lastly, do you think the gap between the games is beneficial to the players?

Yes, it is. The last match we played was 3-4 days back and even now we have some days gap, so it's good.