Rafa BenÝtez Highlights after Guangzhou R&F


 "I think the first half was more balanced. We wanted to give opportunities to the young players in our team to gain experience on the pitch."

"We have created a lot of chances by passing and counterattacking. We have tried to score many times and we could have scored more goals."

"I always mention balance as a key word. It is necessary to have young players on the field alongside more experienced players to achieve that balance."

"The key is to find the balance, so both the younger and the more experienced players are indispensable. We have always maintained that young players are the future of Chinese football, but this year, due to the epidemic, they have had to face a different, unknown competition system, which has affected their progression. The important thing for a young player is to accumulate experience and be close to experienced players "