The junior “Go Blue Boys” will face their Moroccan Counterparts Kawkab Athletic Club of Marrakech in a tricky first leg showpiece in the CAF Cup on Saturday at the Stade de Marrakech stadium in Morocco.
Speaking to Sky Sports in Morocco the BYCII head Coach Emmanuel Kaykay said his team is in good shape for the match after going through several training sessions in Marrakech.
“We are getting use to the weather so it’s not a problem for my players , they are willing to work hard against one of Africa’s giant “ Kaykay said.
Many football followers in the State of Marrakech are hoping to see good ball display on Saturday when both clubs lock horns at the 45.000 Capacity Stadium which hosted the last Cup World Cup that Spanish side Real Madrid won.
According to the Liberian FA cup defending Champions Coach he expect a very tough game on Saturday but is of the Conviction that his young team can up set the host with a point away from home.
“I must say to You that my target going into this battle with Marrakech is to secure a point away, which will be good for me as a coach going into the second leg at home a week later” Emmanuel Kaykay added.
The License A Coach also said targeting a point away does not mean that his team will not be aiming for a win.
Coach K as he is commonly called noted his overall goal for the Competition is to reach the group stage of the CAF Cup.
The Junior Go Blue Boys head coach was quick to mention that the team sprite is high noting his players are focus ahead of their crucial encounter against the former CAF Cup winners Kawkab Athletic Club Marrakech.
Saturday’s game will played at 6PM Liberian Time. Culled from Liberiansoccer.com