"I failed to finish the race in three hours and 40 minutes, so it was pity even though I won," said Zhaxi. Enditem
"The situation was complicated so it was important to win tonight. It's hard, we created some chances, but we're not 100%."
"Our players are highly motivated to beat their opponents on Sunday. We are Esteghlal and can benefit from our previous experience in the competition," he added.
The first half of the fixture played in the north of Europe did not bring many scoring chances.
BRATISLAVA, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- Slovan Bratislava's streak of bad luck in the European football competitions continues.
Mateusz Klich reestablished Leeds' advantage from the spot in the 41st minute and the home side looked to be cruising after further goals from Patrick Bamford and a second from Helder, before further goals from Bobby Decordova-Reid and Mitrovic gave Leeds a nervy last 25 minutes.
"Staying at the top might be much harder than getting to the top. One has to consider all the possible details both on and off the pitch."
Sharjah's chances of progressing to the next round now hang on their ability to collect three points in the reverse fixture on Friday.
Raman is desperately committed to securing his place in Schalke's first eleven and make his way back to the Belgian national team.
However, the return of Zinedine Zidane saw Marcelo return to favor and the signing of Ferland Mendy in 2019 saw Reguilon loaned to Sevilla (who are now coached by former Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui), where he played 38 times and scored three goals as Sevilla finished fourth in La Liga and won the Europa League for the sixth time in the club's history.
According to regulations, the last-placed team will be the only one automatic movers. In contrast, the other relegated team and promotion spots will be decided between the 15th place of CSL and the second tier's second place in a two-legged play-off, which will be held in the Suzhou division on November 18 and 22. Enditem