Pedro Martinez Losa has an additional incentive to steer Scotland Girls to the 2023 World Cup finals.
The Madrid-born head coach will take cost of the facet for the primary time of their opening qualifier away to Hungary on Friday earlier than the Faroe Islands journey to Hampden Park on September 21.
Scotland will even go up towards Spain and Ukraine in Group B, with the winners qualifying routinely and the second-placed facet getting a play-off spot.
The previous Rayo Vallecano Femenino, Arsenal Girls and Bordeaux Girls boss is concentrating absolutely on Scotland however famous the upcoming fixtures with Spain – who’re the group favourites.
He mentioned: “Essentially the most thrilling factor for me is to create the identification of this crew, to attach with the gamers, the workers and profit from the crew and the performances, to create one thing actually particular for Scotland.
“However in fact, I’m Spanish and once we play towards Spain I’ll have further motivation in fact to beat them and show what Scotland can do.
“We can not say one recreation is extra necessary than others.
“By the point we play Spain we’ll like to be within the place to compete for the primary place with them.
“We’ve to go recreation by recreation. We’ll attempt to goal for first place.
“We’re conscious that first place is troublesome however provided that you dream and work for the primary place, perhaps you get the second however when you goal for second you perhaps get third so will goal to win each match and can recap after each match.
“Let’s attempt to be first and if we’re simply second on the finish, we’ll take care of that.”
Martinez Losa is happy that Hampden Park would be the area of Scotland Girls throughout the qualifiers.
He mentioned: “It’s a distinctive alternative for all of us and the ladies are all actually excited to show themselves, to play at Hampden.
“What we hope to do is join with quite a lot of followers and have quite a lot of followers within the stadium to have the twelfth participant who could make a distinction.
“On the finish of the competitors perhaps one level distinction is the one that offers us that chance so we’re wanting ahead to that.”