Nuno Santo, coach of Al Ittihad, commented on the achievement of victory over Al Nasr in the 20th round of the Saudi League Roshen with an unanswered goal at the Radioactive Pearl Stadium, the stronghold of Al Amida. .
With this win, Al Ittihad’s balance rose to 47 points at the top of the Saudi League Roshen standings, while Al Nasr’s balance froze at 46 in second place in the standings.
Strong comment from Al Ittihad coach after beating Al Nasr in the league
Santo said at a press conference after the victory: “Unfortunately it was a difficult moment and a misfortune when we lost Muhannad Al Shankiti because he is an important and influential player, but our job as technical staff is to find an alternative. and Madalla is an outstanding player and we always trust him, but he has to complete this performance and more to develop.”
He added: “All the credit goes to the players, not me, and I mentioned to the players that the fundamental principle of the game is to protect and keep clean sheets.”
And he continued: “We analyzed the Al-Nasr team, and received information that they would play with 3 hearts of defense, so we were ready for this.”
He added: “The atmosphere at the Al Jawhara stadium today was fantastic and helped the team in every moment of the meeting, and such communication between players and fans is very good for the team.”
And summed up: “The match went as we expected. We faced an organized team that did not give us space and there was a danger of counterattacks, and our players performed well, taking possession of the ball and waiting.”