• Asian Cup
  • 08 January 2019

Pizzi: I am Satisfied with the Performance of the National Team .. We have to Prepare well for the Match with Lebanon

The First National Team Technical Manager, Juan Antonio Pizzi, expressed his complete satisfaction with the level and result of the National Team's opening match against North Korea, in which it achieved a victory of four goals without reply.

At the press conference held at the end of the match, Pizzi stressed that they seek to take full advantage of this victory to push the National Team forward, indicating that they are well prepared to participate in the championship.

"We controlled the course of the first half in an outstanding manner, and the opposing team made a number of attacks but goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Owais blocked them," he said.

Juan Pizzi was not afraid of the difficulty of the match because the North Korean team took a defensive role throughout the course of the match, expressing his happiness that the green-shirted team's players fully controlled the course of the match.

He added: "We have a match against Lebanon in the second round, for which we have to outstandingly prepare, and we will start preparation tomorrow."

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