Today was held the press conference for the match between Baniyas against Al Wahda for the 17th round of Arabian Gulf League at the press conference at Baniyas stadium which was attended by the coach Jurcic and the player Khaled Al Hashimi with a number of local press and channels.
The coach started the press conference by talking about the game, which is a derby match, and it is a very important game for us and the fans of the two teams, so we will seek to provide a beautiful football match worthy of the name of the two teams and the importance of this derby. As for motivating the players, the coach explained that such games do not need to be motivated by the technical staff, the players already motivated enough to offer their best in the derby matches.
As for the preparations of the Sky blues in the derby, the coach explained that the team is going through a period of recovery and positive atmosphere after the results of the distinguished team achieved in the previous rounds of the league and seeks to continue in the same performance and achieve more positive results.
As for the absence of the team for this game, Jurcic explained that the team will miss more than a player in the level of suspensions or injuries, has been confirmed the absence of Leroy George and Fawaz Awanah for the accumulation of yellow cards, and the absence of Brazilian defender Robson de Paula for the injury he suffered in The match against Al Was. At the same time, the coach confirmed that these absences were not an excuse for us for not achieving a positive result.
Khaled Al-Hashimis, who played in the last match against Al-Jazira, was able to play a big game and win the confidence of the coach, who in turn thanked the coach for giving him this opportunity in an important match in front of a big opponent. He also confirmed that he is fully prepared for the derby, one of the most important games of the season on the technical level.
He added that the team will strive to provide all that they have to get a positive result from Al Nahyan Stadium as the team is going through a good stage and achieve a series of positive results and will try to continue to achieve positive results.
He pointed out that the team offers an upward level since seven rounds as all the previous matches Baniyas managed to get out of big gains and confirmed that the team will achieve good rank in the table at the end of the season.