Arnaldo, Portugal player
We struggled a bit during the first period, but in the end we were able to demonstrate our superiority. Opening matches are always difficult because of the anxiety involved. We're in a tough group but we started well and that's important. I was fortunate enough to score, but everybody played well and we won, which is what matters.
Jose Rotella, Paraguay player
We battled away the entire game and scored two goals but it wasn't enough. It's too late for regrets now. Football's like that. Now we have to win our upcoming games if we want to stay in the hunt in this competition.