The French tactician explains why he needs three factors from the Pink Devils of their fourth match of the group on Tuesday
Simba coach Didier Gomez Da Rosa has pressured the significance of going for a win after they tackle Al Merrikh within the Caf Champions League on Tuesday.
The Msimbazi giants secured a 0-Zero draw in opposition to the Sudanese outfit of their first assembly at Al-Hilal Stadium in Khartoum per week in the past and a win for the Tanzanian champions will assure them a spot within the quarter-finals for the primary time within the membership’s historical past.
Simba are at the moment main the group on seven factors having gained their first two 1-0, in opposition to AS Vita Membership of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Al Ahly of Egypt, earlier than the stalemate in opposition to Al Merrikh in Sudan.
Forward of the rematch set for Benjamin Mkapa Stadium, the French tactician has defined why it will be important for them to get three factors from the fixture.
“It should be a win, it is extremely vital to take the three factors tomorrow [Tuesday] as a result of I feel we’d like on this group stage to achieve the quarter-finals we’ll want eleven factors,” Gomez advised reporters through the pre-match assembly as coated by membership’s social media pages.
“So it is extremely vital to get the three factors tomorrow and I really feel excellent issues, what I may see within the coaching since 4 to 5 days in the past it is extremely good so we’re fully dedicated decided and really optimistic to get a win from the sport.”
Gomez additionally confirmed just one participant – defender Pascal Wawa – is suspended for the match in opposition to the Pink Devils, allaying fears that Taddeo Lwanga was additionally not eligible to play.
“Taddeo [Lwanga] can be obtainable to play however Pascal [Wawa] is the one participant who’s suspended and can miss out as a result of he has accrued two yellow playing cards,” Gomez continued.
“However I don’t have any sleepless nights over his absence, it’s true he is an effective participant for us, he has shaped an excellent partnership on the again along with his again 4 however I even have gamers who can are available in and do the job in his absence like Peter Muduhwa, Kenneth [Juma] and Erason [Nyoni], all of them have the expertise to play within the greatest stage so we don’t want to fret in any respect.”
On his half, captain John Bocco stated their essential goal from the sport is to get three factors to allow them to enhance their possibilities of making it from the group stage.
“We’re taking part in at residence and we’re prepared due to three factors, we all know we’ll miss our followers [after the Caf ban], however we wish to promise them to assist us from wherever they’re, we’ll give them victory to have a good time again at residence,” he advised the identical publication.
In one other group match, AS Vita will host Al Ahly in Kinshasa after the 2 groups fought out to a 2-2 draw within the first assembly in Cairo.