The Portuguese tactician admits to respecting the Sharks, but insists that their goal is to reach the National Cup final
Gor Mahia coach Carlos Manuel Vaz Pinto promised to be cautious in the FKF Shield Cup quarter-finals against the Cariobangui Sharks on Thursday.
Cogalo They will face their Premier League team at the Utalii venue, and they seek to advance to the semi-finals and keep their hopes of winning the double crown this season.
The Kenyan champions are also fighting for the top league title because they have won four consecutive games since the game resumed, but they will face the Sharks, who defeated them in the same stage of the same game in 2018.
In the match at Machakos Stadium, the two teams drew 0-0 in regular time, but under the leadership of coach William Ruya, the Sharks won 4-2 in the penalty shootout. Cogalo Exit the game and enter the last four.
The Portuguese tactician has been chasing his first title after succeeding Brazilian Roberto Oliveira, he told the goal He respects the Sharks very much, but their mission in the game is to win trophies along the way.
What did you say?
“Of course, if we participate in the game to win, we don’t lose in the game, that’s why we participate in the game, we participate in this cup to win, nothing else,” Vaz Pinto said the goal on Wednesday.
“We will watch the game against Cariobangui [Sharks] Respect and adopt a cautious attitude. The Sharks are a good team with good coaches. They also have good players, but so is Gormacia. We have good players and a good team. I look forward to a wonderful game. .
“My main goal is to win this game and reach the semi-finals, but we have full confidence in this game and also respect our opponents very much.”
In the other quarter-finals scheduled for Wednesday, four-time winner Tusk will face the eight-time winner AFC Panthers at Rualaka Stadium, while defending champion Bandari will face the stocks of the first division. bank.
On Thursday, the Nairobi City Stars, who defeated Ulinzi Stars 2-0 to enter the quarterfinals, will face Bidco United in a Premier League match.