Dutch national coach Van Bert Marwijk described Indonesia as a good team, stressing that he will respect his opponent and will not underestimate him during the meeting between the two teams today in the second round of joint qualifiers for the World Cup 2022 and the Asian Cup 2023. He stressed that the team will play the game In his own way, he stressed in response to a question about the team's strikers not scoring goals during their participation with their teams in the Arabian Gulf League, that this does not concern him and does not give him more than the size that it increases when talked about by the media, pointing out that it is normal for the attackers to score in Some For matches and don't score in some.
"The most important thing for me is respect for the opponent," Marvik told a news conference at the Al Nasr club's conference room. "I think Indonesia is a good team, with great players, but not lucky in their last two matches against Malaysia and Thailand."
Asked about the Indonesia coach's talk that he had come to the UAE to challenge and win the match, Marvik said: `` Indonesia coach talk is considered a natural thing, every coach comes to win, but his speech will not negatively affect or increase the morale of the players. ''
Marvik praised the player and Al-Jazira club Omar Abdulrahman, describing him as an exceptional player and has great abilities, pointing out that his level has developed a lot in the past period but he was wary of involving him with the team before playing with his club, stressing that Amouri is currently ready by 90%, He pointed out that he hopes to play Amory with his club as long as possible during the games.
"For me, I am delighted that Ahmed Khalil is back. He is a great player who has always provided the required addition to the team. He had special circumstances that prevented him from joining the team in the match against Malaysia," he added.
The national coach complained about the short preparation period for these qualifiers, pointing out that the team has set up a few preparation camps, whether in Austria, Bahrain or the last camp in Dubai, and wished for a longer preparation period so that he can equip the team in the required form and train players in the current playing style.
Regarding the non-recall of Al Wahda player Ismail Matar, to the national team during the new list: «In press conferences I do not discuss the choice of any player for the national team or not, and I have great confidence in all the players in the current list of nine young players».
Walid Abbas: happy to continue with the team
National team defender Walid Abbas has confirmed that they are ready to meet Indonesia today in order to win and reach the sixth point, after the victory of the team in their first match against Malaysia, stressing their desire as players to make a match worthy of the reputation of UAE football. Walid Abbas said during the presentation press conference: "We seek as players to adhere to the instructions of coach Marvik during the recent training at the internal camp in Dubai." For me, I am happy to continue with the team during the last period, despite the age of 34 years, and I will work to provide my experiences For the young players who have recently joined the team, and help them adapt and get used to the atmosphere of the team ».
Indonesia coach: we came to win
Indonesia coach Simon McMenemi said that Indonesia came to the UAE to challenge and win the team and win the three points, pointing out that although his team faces a big and old team such as the UAE, but it seeks to make a good match and make up for the previous two losses to Malaysia and Thailand , During the meeting that will bring the two teams today in the joint qualifying for the 2022 World Cup and the 2023 Asian Cup.
"The game is difficult but I announce the challenge for the UAE national team, although it has a highly experienced technical staff and has players who combine the experience of adults with the youthful vitality," Simon told the press conference.
• My age is 90% ready .. I hope to play longer with his club.