Edmilson: I am happy with the victory and qualification and with persistence we asserted control

The team player and best player in today’s match, Edmilson da Silva, described AlDuhail’s win this evening against Saudi Al Taawon team and qualifying for the next stage of the competition as wonderful. The player said in his speech to the press conference after the end of the match: “I am very happy with the win and I am also happy because I scored two goals and we won against a stubborn and strong team.”

Edmilson said: “Although we advanced with the first goal, Al-Taawoun managed to come back and come out ahead of us in the first half. However, the players’ insistence and their desire to secure the qualification early made us return strongly in the second half and win in the last minutes of the match.”

Edmilson added: “The result that we got today reflects the determination of the players and the strength of their performance on the field, and it is a match and a new victory that will give us the motivation to continue our journey in the championship.”