The management of the Kochi-based franchise need to understand the passion surrounding the sport and develop a strategic plan and a long-term vision for the club's success.
The ISL is largely viewed as a retirement destination for ageing stars and, going by their performance in many matches, both Kone and Costa appeared to be enjoying a vacation in India.
Expecting a team that has conceded 29 goals in 17 matches to do well in a highly competitive tournament like ISL is pointless.
Blasters failed to change strategies according to the situation as they went down 1-2 to Mumbai City FC despite going into the interval with a one-goal lead.
The Yellow Brigade have only themselves to blame for the heartbreaking loss.
Definitely there were some contentious decisions that went against the Yellow Brigade in their drawn encounter with Jamshedpur FC.
If his goal against Bengaluru FC was in a winning cause, the one he scored against FC Goa on Saturday helped his team draw the match and secure a vital point.
Rahul K P made amends in Kerala Blasters' last-gasp win over Bengaluru FC.
The calmness and reassurance Blasters exhibited against an East Bengal side which remained undefeated in their last five games was commendable.
The aim to win was evident in the body language of the Blasters players, especially among the foreign stars.