Guangzhou Evergrande FC-Clube Atletico Mineiro: Quotes
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“We held our own for the entire 90 minutes against the winner of the Copa Libertadores, but then lost by conceding an unnecessary goal in the last minute. It was a very even game and both sides had chances. We’ve made a good impression at this tournament though.” Marcello Lippi, Guangzhou Evergrande FC coach 

“Guangzhou are a technically strong side and they made it very difficult for us today. They showed they were deserved winners of the Asian Champions League. We found it difficult to get the defeat in the semi-final out of our system, but the players showed a lot of heart. We didn’t want to disappoint our fans again and we were determined to finish third. We started the game well but then conceded two frustrating goals. Still, my team bounced back very well.” Cuca, Atletico Mineiro coach