The 37th season of the AFC Champions League is set to kick off in Tashkent as FC Lokomotiv welcome Al Wahda FC of UAE to the Lokomotiv Stadium on Monday.
Ahead of the crucial match, Al Wahda FC head coach Laurentiu Reghecampf talked to the media in the press conference.
“I think tomorrow’s match will be though as it’s an opener game in AFC Champions League 2018. We have also some problems with players who couldn’t help in this match.”
“All the competitions are important for us and we play with a high level in each tournament. In short, it doesn’t matter which tournament or match we play for positive results only.”
“We don’t know how FC Lokomotiv show a piece of football in tomorrow’s match, while they are hosting the first official match in this season.”
“Of course, the weather in Tashkent is not the same as Abu Dhabi’s. It is colder, but I hope it cannot affect to my side to show a great performance on the pitch”