Moriero hopeful Maldives can compete against the likes of Uzbekistan one day
Maldives National Team boss Francesco Moriero has said that he is hopeful Maldives can compete against the likes of Uzbekistan one day. Speaking ahead of the match against the Uzbeks Moriero said Uzbekistan is the favorites in the group however, he is hopeful one day Maldives can compete against the likes of Uzbekistan at Asian top stage.
Moriero praised Uzbekistan's football stating that they are way ahead of reach for Maldives. "Uzbekistan's style of play is exceptional" said the Red Snappers boss. He also said that Uzbekistan had plenty of top talent in their side but Moriero insisted that his main focus was a good result from the game. Moriero said his plan would require time.
Moriero was keen to note that his main focus is to improve the sides defensive and attacking play alongside improving the physical fitness of the players as the modern game requires a high level of fitness.11 June 2022