Netease Sports reported on October 17:
At 19:35 on October 18th, Beijing time, Shanghai Greenland Shenhua vs. Shanghai in the second phase of the 2020 Chinese Super League
First of all, Pereira introduced the team’s preparations: “We conducted recovery training to prepare for the very important two-round match. Derby is always a derby. It is a special game, but more importantly, we should Maintain emotional balance and play with your own style and characteristics. Tomorrow our task on the court is to play with our own characteristics and personality, and play our own way. Just like what we have done from the first day of this season, stay focused and play A small detail will play a decisive role. A corner kick, a set kick, even one second will make a difference, so we must stay focused throughout the game."
Regarding Shenhua’s two new aids, Pereira commented: “Both of them are South American players, they are players of the Latin system. They have good skills and fast speed. We understand them. But more importantly, we should study the opponent A team. Shenhua is a well-integrated team. The game is continuous. The game tomorrow will definitely be difficult, but we are also prepared for the difficulties of the two rounds."