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CAF Champions League final: Key quotes

2016-10-22 11:58
Khama Billiat (TEAMtalk)

Johannesburg - A selection of quotes ahead of the CAF Champions League final second leg in Alexandria Sunday between Zamalek of Egypt and Mamelodi Sundowns of South Africa:

- "He is a player for the big occasion. When we play some small teams, it is like he is not even there." - Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane on Liberia-born striker Anthony Laffor

- "We will give Moamen Soliman a full chance as a young Egyptian coach." - Zamalek chairman Mortada Mansour rejecting a Soliman statement that he will resign if Sundowns win the final

- "When you play the second leg of a final in Egypt, that country comes to a standstill." - Former Orlando Pirates assistant coach Tebogo Moloi alerting compatriots Sundowns

- "I have not had time - time is my enemy." - Soliman lamenting that he has been in charge for only two months

- "Watching livewire Khama Billiat made me believe he is now among the top 10 footballers in Africa." - Uganda coach Milutin Sredojevic hails Sundowns' Zimbabwean striker


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