Jardim: we need to win to continue on top

Our head coach Leonardo Jardim, stressed the importance of the next match against Khorfakan in the 20th matchweek of ADNOC Professional League, at Rashid Stadium at 5:45 pm on Friday, indicating that the team is looking forward to win all matches.

He said: “If we want to continue on the top of the league, we must collect the three points in the next match. We realize that Khorfakan is a good team, it is home match, and we need to win it”.

Commenting on winning last match against Al-Jazira Jardim said: “I do not look at the standings table, but I focus on developing my team. If we continue fighting like what we did against Al-Jazira in the second half, we can win the league title.


Our player Mohamed Marzouq, who accompanied the coach at the press conference, confirmed that all focus is on the next game against Khorfakan, indicating that the opponent is not an easy team.

He said: “we must have a strong reaction. We fought hard against Al Jazira to return to the match and win. In every match there are positives that we must strengthen and negatives that we seek to avoid.”