21 March 2024 – The Kosova’s National Team held its next training session before the friendly match with Armenia at the “Republican Stadium” in Yerevan. Even in this training session, in addition to familiarizing the players with the field, the Head Coach Franco Foda devoted most of his time to the tactical aspect. All the players are in good condition and ready to play while the mood within the team is positive where this new phase is intended to start with a win.

Previously, at the media conference, Franco Foda said that Kosova would play an attacking game from the start in the tomorrow’s friendly match.

“We had very good training sessions in Prishtina, even though the weather was not so favourable. However, the team is in good shape. Armenia and Kosova have very good players, especially in technical aspect and both have solid performance. In the last three days, we concentrated on the tactical aspect. We will play as aggressively as possible and attack as soon as possible”, Foda said.

He also spoke about the physical condition of players. “We had good training in Prishtina and prepared well. “Rrahmani and Rashica had minor muscle problems but they have overcome them and are ready for the match,” Foda added.

On the other hand, striker Vedat Muriqi said that the team is well prepared for the two matches both physically and mentally, while he estimated that Kosova is the favourite against Armenia. “Although they are friendly matches, it is very important to win and get used to the wins. I believe that Kosova is the favourite team for tomorrow’s match. Individually but also as a team, we will demonstrate that we are better”, Muriqi emphasized.

It should be noted that before the match with Armenia, Foda also planned a training session on Friday morning.