Coach Luis Castro said that the match came exactly as he expected in terms of its difficulty, and the coach said in a statement after the end of the match : "Today we achieved an important victory that came against a very special team, and the match came as we expected in terms of its difficulty and strength " .

The coach said : " Al Gharafa is in the third place and has a very strong attack line, and so the beginning of the match was difficult for us, as Al Gharafa team pressed us greatly and it was difficult for us to build attacks, but our team succeeded in playing on the sides and penetrating from the depth and we were able to score goals " .

The coach continued by : " We relaxed after we scored the third goal, and this is due to fatigue due to the pressure of the matches, which allowed Al Gharafa to reduce the result by scoring two goals " .

Castro said : " The conditions of injuries and Covid that the team is going through are what contributed to making the match very difficult for us, but our team played smart and controlled most of the match and our fourth goals indicated that, but on the other hand, Al Gharafa succeeded in playing a great match " .

At the end of his speech, the coach said : "We will continue to work and face challenges. We are now going through difficult times due to the circumstances surrounding us, but I must congratulate the team players for fighting throughout the match to get this victory " .