"I'm delighted my players picked up three points from a very difficult and extremely physical match. They did everything I expected of them. Cameroon got more and more tired as the game went on and we made the most of that," Marcelo Mendes, United Arab Emirates coach

"UAE were really impressive. They came back strongly in the second period and we helped them by switching off. We clearly lacked experience out there," Aime Yombi, Cameroon forward