Jardim: preparations goes well despite difficulties

Our head coach, Leonardo Jardim, stressed the importance of the 18th matchweek of ADNOC Professional League, against Ittihad Kalba on Tuesday indicating that the preparations went well with some difficulties due absence of some players due to injury, such as Marzouq, Dinayer and Cartabia.

He said: “Despite the difficulties, the team always enters all matches in order to win, as happens in every game. We know our opponent well, Ittihad Kalba is one of the good teams, they cost us two points after 0-0 draw in the first round, support of our fans is needed in such matches.

He added, “We are working to prepare all the players in the team, we go to the battle with the most prepared players. There are six teams competing for the title this season, and we must focus and fight hard to achieve our goal.”


Our player Yuri Cesar, who accompanied the coach at the press conference, revealed that the preparations for the match went well, and everyone is aware of the importance of the match.

Yuri Cesar described Ittihad Kalba as a strong team, promising to make every effort with the rest of his teammates to achieve the required result.