Newsletter
Weather
Community
English home Forum Photo Gallery Features Newsletter Archive   About US Help Site Map
China
World
Opinion
Business
Sci-Edu
Culture/Life
Sports
Photos
 Services
- Newsletter
- Online Community
- China Biz Info
- News Archive
- Feedback
- Voices of Readers
- Weather Forecast
 RSS Feeds
- China 
- Business 
- World 
- Sci-Edu 
- Culture/Life 
- Sports 
- Photos 
- Most Popular 
- FM Briefings 
 Search
 About China
- China at a glance
- China in brief 2004
- Chinese history
- Constitution
- Laws & regulations
- CPC & state organs
- Ethnic minorities
- Selected Works of Deng Xiaoping

Home >> Sports
UPDATED: 10:41, June 11, 2006
Pekerman: We accomplish our objective
font size    

Argentina coach Jose Pekerman said after his victory Saturday in Hamburg that his team accomplished the objective fixed before the game.

Argentina and Cote d'Ivoire presented on Saturday a spectacular game in the first encounter of the so-called "Group of Death". Argentina won the battle 2-1.

During an after-match press conference, Pekerman said Cote d'Ivoire was an important adversary and couldn't be considered as a debutant of the FIFA World Cup.

He explained his team concentrated a defensive system in the last ten minutes of game because Cote d'Ivoire has sent several forwards. "We should not take risk," he said.

"We accomplished our objective. It's a collective victory. Our defensive strategy has worked," he added.

Argentina will play a next game against Serbia and Montenegro on June 16.

Source: Xinhua


Comments on the story Comment on the story Recommend to friends Tell a friend Print friendly Version Print friendly format Save to disk Save this


   Recommendation
- Text Version
- RSS Feeds
- China Forum
- Newsletter
- People's Comment
- Most Popular
 Related News
- Riquelme, player to watch in Argentina

- Pekerman to bring his glory with Argentine juniors to seniors

- Argentina's World Cup squad includes Julio Cruz, younger players

- Argentina name 16-man pre-squad for World Cup

Dic

Manufacturers, Exporters, Wholesalers - Global trade starts here.
Copyright by People's Daily Online, all rights reserved