“I’m happy and thank God that after such a difficult game , we were able to win this one,” said our midfielder Majdi Sidiq. “You could see how tired the players were in the first half.
Sepahan are a good team and we aimed to close off the supply between their midfield and forwards, which meant that we achieved our first aim of not conceding.”
“If we play like this in the rest of their matches we will win the AFC Champions League,” he said. “This was a difficult match. they played good football but we played excellently and got the result.
“We played with quality and had good chances so we scored two goals which opened them up and that allowed us to score a second.