Shabab Alahli vs Alhilal pre-match press conference

Shabab Alahli head coach, Gerard Zaragoza held the pre-match press conference heading to the last match in the group stage of the AFC Champions League against Alhilal , accompanied by Walid Abbas.

The coach stated that the team took seven points from the past three games, adding that they are thinking of getting a win in this match to keep the hopes of qualification on track.

“I personally think the most important part is not conceding, this will make things a lot easier for us although in games such as this one our focus should not solely be on keeping a clean sheet, we have to score as well and for that reason we will try to take full advantage of our attacking capabilities” said Zaragosa.

He added: “Things are tricky for Al Hilal, but they have really good youngsters and their name is enough to win them matches. I wish them a full recovery; the players, staff and management.”

Commenting on the participation of the new signing Carlos Eduardo he said: “Eduardo came back from injury recently and he is slowly getting back to his best. It is true, he was part of Al Hilal for a long time until recently, but he is a professional player and will give his all for his current team”.

Walid Abbas who accompanied the coach in the conference said: “our team performance is progressing, we are always play as a team, and try to do our best in each match, against Alhilal we need to win and get the three points to keep our hopes alive”.

Shabab Alahli head coach, Gerard Zaragoza held the pre-match press conference heading to the last match in the group stage of the AFC Champions League against Alhilal , accompanied by Walid Abbas.

The coach stated that the team took seven points from the past three games, adding that they are thinking of getting a win in this match to keep the hopes of qualification on track.

“I personally think the most important part is not conceding, this will make things a lot easier for us although in games such as this one our focus should not solely be on keeping a clean sheet, we have to score as well and for that reason we will try to take full advantage of our attacking capabilities” said Zaragosa.

He added: “Things are tricky for Al Hilal, but they have really good youngsters and their name is enough to win them matches. I wish them a full recovery; the players, staff and management.”

Commenting on the participation of the new signing Carlos Eduardo he said: “Eduardo came back from injury recently and he is slowly getting back to his best. It is true, he was part of Al Hilal for a long time until recently, but he is a professional player and will give his all for his current team”.

Walid Abbas who accompanied the coach in the conference said: “our team performance is progressing, we are always play as a team, and try to do our best in each match, against Alhilal we need to win and get the three points to keep our hopes alive”.