Netease Sports reported on October 16:
Tianjin TEDA 2-0 Lectra Shenzhen Kaisa took the lead in the opening match of the Super League relegation group. TEDA coach Wang Baoshan said, “Suarez’s joining has enriched our offensive points, especially the pivot role.” Kaisa’s owner Shuai Cruyff said, “Teda performed very well in the first round. We will definitely play Your own style."
天津泰达2-0力克深圳凯萨率先参加了中超降级小组的首场比赛。泰达教练王宝山说：“苏亚雷斯的加入丰富了我们的进攻点，尤其是举足轻重的角色。” Kaisa的所有者Shuai Cruyff说：“泰达在第一轮比赛中表现出色。我们一定会发挥自己的风格。”
Cruyff Jr. concluded after the game, “TEda has seized the few offensive opportunities and converted into goals. Our goal conversion rate is insufficient. The game system is composed of two games. We must do well now. It's the next game, and we will try our best to make the next game."
For the opponent TEDA, Cruyff said: “The two forwards of TEDA are good at protecting the ball and the other at scoring, so they can score. It is normal that we are under pressure to relegation. Our current division is to fight for relegation. TEDA performed very well in the first round, and we will definitely show our style in the second round."
Cruyff pointed out that Dai Weijun, Mali, and Zhang Lu were all plagued by injuries. "As a head coach, I certainly hope that Mali will always be in the best condition, but his injuries and physical fitness have affected him. He has not been able to play more than 30 minutes in recent games. We hope that Mali will recover to his best as soon as possible. State, we hope to help the team through his goals in the future. Mali did not start today because of injuries."
Wang Baoshan concluded, “In the first game, we faced a stronger opponent than ours. Our boys performed well. Before today’s game, the 3 central defenders had a short training. I also had some anxiety in my heart, but the players also performed tactically. It's very good."
Wang Baoshan spoke highly of the two new aids Suarez and Jiang Shenglong. "The joining of Suarez has enriched our offensive points, especially the fulcrum. Although Suarez has been with the team for a short time and has only trained with the whole team for only 5 times, he understands this kind of play well. Law. As a young U21 player, Jiang Shengyi performed very well in such a stressful game."