"We have to play a perfect game on defense and on offense. We must control the pace of the game and the rebounds. The atmosphere will be tough and we need to manage this. We have to play hard to succeed", said the 44-year-old former head coach of Barcelona Lassa (2008-16).
"Darussafaka is a good and dangerous team, especially at home. They run a lot and we must prevent them from what they like to beat them. We have to find a way to start strong and impose our rhythm to win this game", was the opinion of experienced American shooting guard/small forward K.C. Rivers.