Today was held the press conference for the Baniyas match against Al Jazira for the 3rd round of Arabian Gulf League, which will be held next Thursday, 20th September 2018 at Baniyas Stadium. The press conference attended by of coach Jurcic and Brazilian Robson de Paula with a number of local press.
Mr. Jurcic started the press conference by talking about the Al Jazira team, which he described as a strong attacking team. He pointed out that Al Jazira has a wonderful texture of foreign players and locals who are very dangerous to any opponent.
He added that he watched Al Jazira’s recent match against Fujairah and watched the team closely and he has a clear vision of the way the game will play on Thursday. “We have prepared the team in the best way to face Al Jazira and we will try to provide a beautiful game and interesting football and we will seek to get the most important which is the three points” he added.
As for the absence of Al-Samawi against Al Jazira, he stressed that the team will be missing Faisal Al-Khadim for suspension and Mubarak Al-Mansouri due to injury, except that there are no absences in the team and that the group is ready for this match.
He also pointed out that Al-Jazira has a strong attacking line that is no less dangerous than Al Wasl. They have names that can create a difference like Ali Mabkhout, Khalafan Mubarak, and Leonardo, who was previously trained by Jurcic last season with Saudi Arabian Al-Nasr.
He explained that the Samawi will enter the match against Al Jazira in as balanced way does not tend to attack or defense as he respects Al Jazira team like any other team in the league.
The Brazilian Robson also spoke by describing Al Jazira as a strong team with special players in the attacking field but his task is to reduce the seriousness of these players and get a satisfactory result for the team and the fans.
He added that he did not feel difficult to adapt to the team and get used to the atmosphere. Everything here in the club helps to harmonize quickly because the team has the spirit of one family and he is confident that he will reach the highest readiness soon.
On the offensive solutions that he can offer, Robson made it clear that he would prefer to move forward when he sees the right time for the attack and that he will try to defend the goal or score goals when he has the chance.