The Italian coach Cesare Prandelli stressed the importance of the match against Al Wasl in the quarter-finals round of the Arabian Gulf Cup. "The big teams like Al Nasr are facing exceptional challenges as compare to rest of the teams, not only the matter of participation in all tournaments but to gvie the best in competitions in which the team participates. "
He stressed on the players to have the spirit of fighting to maintain the victories and the distinctive results achieved by the team recently because it is always required to provide the best in all competitors, especially as the incentives and motives are strong of all the players, whether returning from injuries or young players people who were recruited to seize the golden opportunity to offer their best to defend the Al Nasr's logo. "
"During the last training we will follow up the readiness of some players and their ability to participate in the match, but I have great confidence in everyone who wears the club's logo. They are able to win with all the respect for all competitors, the players have the required capabilities to enable them to provide the best performance and achieve strongest results ".
Jassim Yaqoob stressed the importance of the strong encounter against Al Wasl in the first leg, regardless of the data that precedes the match. He stressed that the good results achieved by the team during the recent matches reinforce the responsibility of the players to continue to achieve victories and defend the motto of Al Nasr Club. "We will do our best, so that we can prove that we are as confident as the manager and management and the fans of the Al Nasr Club. "
"The current generation of players are lucky to have an expert technical director with value and history of Italian Prandelli, and we have to learn a lot from him."