Rodrigo Tabata: We are ready to face Nasaf

Al-Sadd’s Rodrigo Tabata confirmed the readiness of his side ahead of the upcoming game against Nasaf of Uzbekistan, on matchday 1 of the AFC Champions League group stage.

Speaking during the pre-match press conference, Tabata said: “A strong and difficult match awaits us against Nasaf. Our goal is to get the first victory. We have been preparing well for this tournament for some time. We respect all the teams and we will work to give our best in the first game.”

The Al Sadd attacker added: “We are excited about achieving our first win. Al Sadd has good domestic and foreign players. We have every opportunity to win the title but we must strive to work step by step until we reach the latter stages.”