Jorge Braz, Portugal coach, previewed the futsal World Cup final against Argentina. The decisive game is played on Sunday in Lithuania.
Argentina’s favoritism: “It doesn’t have any advantage. I don’t think so. We need to see how they feel. The emotional wear and tear has been positive and highly preparing for what we have tomorrow. I only look at it as advantages, the way we overcame everything, the extras we played. . Tomorrow, physically, we’ll be where we wanted to be. Knowing that we would have one day less, four days to rest. It’s a route, it was what we wanted, what we planned, and thanks to the behavior of the team we went through all the stages and we’re in the last one to reach the top of the mountain. The mental wear is highly positive and physically everyone is doing very well. Two days are more than enough for us to have all the energy again. what we want to take to Portugal”.
Mind work: “For tomorrow, nothing. Zero. Play. It’s an ongoing process, which has been around for a long time, that has been created. Every now and then there are clicks for them to continue. Tomorrow there’s no need to say anything. We believe in the process we’re taking. build for a long time. Tomorrow is a day of smiles, needless to say, but play and represent Portugal with pride. Tomorrow will be one of the easiest games to prepare. There are 16 fantastic men, they know it.”
Did you imagine being in the final? “I imagined. The last game was very special because this was where I imagined being. We planned everything we felt from the last few years, it’s a work of many years, because things don’t happen overnight, there are no miraculous tactics, there is work . Then things come up. We want to show off our work. I imagined it, because I believe in everything we’ve been building and has surrounded us in recent years.
Support from Portuguese fans: “Portuguese always go, it’s the difference of our country. We feel at home. It’s fantastic. It was growing in number, tomorrow it will be even greater. The support, suddenly there’s a noise, it’s fabulous … and that’s Portugal , the passion we have for our country, the pride we have for our country. We are a brutal brand. We and the Portuguese are enjoying a lot. Tomorrow we will give them joy. “