UAE-Costa Rica: Quotes
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Ronald Gonzalez, Costa Rica coach.
I thank God and also my players who put in a great performance. It was a really tough match. We were really tired during extra time and knew that penalties would be our chance to save the day. Winning in such a dramatic way is such a great feeling. I'm really proud of my team.

Mahdi Redha, United Arab Emirates.
I want to thank my players, they've worked really hard in the last few months preparing for this tournament. Sometimes you win even when you play badly, sometimes you lose when you probably deserve to win. The most important thing is that you give it your all out on the pitch, and that's exactly what my players did. We had plenty of chances but the opposition goalkeeper was incredible. That's football for you. We just have to take this defeat on the chin.