Club Valencia Captain Shafiu Ahmed warns Maziya not to underestimate his side. Valencia is set to face Maziya in the season opener tomorrow.
Speaking to maldivesoccer.com, Shafiu said his side will be prepared to their best of ability for the match. And he says its going to be a tough match.
“I can see Maziya as the strongest opponent this season, but dont underestimate us”
“We will give a good fight and its going to be a tough game”.
Valencia has played two competitive games so far this season and Shafiu believes that is an advantage for his side.
“We played against Bhutanese champions who has around 10 or 11 national team players and we played well”.
Valencia drew away game and thrashed Thimphu FC at home.
“Despite the poor preparations we played really well against Thimphu and we are improving”.
“We just need a little bit of luck to bring a surprising result against Maziya”.
Maziya has won the charity shield for the last two seasons and aiming to win it three years in a row.