Ahead of the tomorrow's clash against FC Lokomotiv, Al Rayyan head coach Gilson de Souza, who will lead Qatari side in the last match after the Brazilian announced his intention to step down at the end of the season and pursue a new challenge.
“Unfortunately, both teams could not earn their places in the 2019 ACL Knockout Stage. So, tomorrow’s clash will be as a friendly match and the result is not much important for both teams. But we have to win the game in order to finish the tournament in a positive mood.”
“Ahead of Group Stage matches, I talked to the media that FC Lokomotiv would be the strongest team in our group. However, now I admit that the strongest team always does not qualify for the next stages.”