Adelaide are underdogs: coach Valkanis

April 2, 2013
By Steve Larkin
Adelaide United coach Michael Valkanis has embraced underdog status as he prepares to make four changes for Sunday's knockout final against Brisbane Roar.

Valkanis welcomed pundits tipping an early exit for the Reds, who limped into the playoffs with the worst form-line of any A-League finalist.

"We are the underdogs, everyone is writing us off," Valkanis told reporters on Monday.

"I think we're best when our backs are against the wall. We have always been like that. ...

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