Tuesday 13 April 2021
Moein Chaabani, coach of Tunisian club Esperance, confirmed that he knows the value of Al-Ahly team well, noting that his team respects all competitors in the CAF Champions League, but he does not fear anyone.
Tunisias Esperance qualified for the quarter-finals of the African Champions League as the leader of its group, and could face Al-Ahly, JS Belouizdad, Kaizer Chiefs.
“We have finished the group stage as the leaders of our group, but this does not mean that we are the favorites to win the championship,” Chabani said in statements published by the Tunisian “gnet” website.
He added, “Last season, in the semi-finals, he was runner-up from each group.”
The Esperance coach said about his competitors in the quarter-finals: “The Algerian team is great, and it is difficult to play against South African teams, especially at home.”
Al-Shabani added, “Everyone knows the value of Al-Ahly Club, and we are ready to reach the farthest point in the tournament.”
The Esperance coach concluded: “We respect everyone, but we do not fear anyone.”