Belmadi : " We Faced A Strong Competitor "


The signs of saddness appeared on the face of the Algerian Djamel Belmadi coach of Lekhwiya team after the loss of his team against Al Rayyan team

 

The signs of saddness appeared on the face of the Algerian Djamel Belmadi coach of Lekhwiya team after the loss of his team against Al Rayyan team in the Emir Cup semi-finals this evening .

Belmadi said during the press conference after the match : " We played against a strong team and the loss against them was possible and this what happened and it is difficult to expect the scenario of the match " .

He added : " We created many chances during the match and even after Al Rayyan first goal we cama back and scored and we tried to score a second goal , but Al Rayyan goal that came in the final minutes made it difficult to return to the match " .

And about the lineup that Lekhwiya began the match with , he said : " Chosing the lineup is a technical decision , and we presented a good level in the first half and i am happy with the performance of the players who participated " .

Belmadi continued by : " In the second half we made some changes and we did not have a problem in controlling the stadium " .

And about the attack performance of his team in the match , he said : " In the first half we were good and made many chances , and in the second half i pushed with the experienced and sometimes we expect something and did not happen " .

In the end , Belmadi said : " The season as general was good and we wished to achieve the Emir Cup title or even reach the final match but this did not happen " .