On October 17, Beijing time, in the 15th round of the Chinese Super League in the Dalian Division, Yongchang defeated Dalian 2-1. After the game, Matthews, the soul of Yongchang team, accepted a post-match interview. Matthews said: We currently have the advantage and initiative, the second game will have at least a draw.
Speaking of the reversal in this game, Matthews said: "I am as happy as everyone else to win the first round, but we still have the second round, because the game is a two-round 180-minute format. We must do a good job. To prepare for the next game, I also thank the fans who are here today for their support."
Regarding the direction of the second round, Matthews replied: "For us, we have won the first round. We currently have the advantage and initiative, so we must better prepare for the second game, or say At least one draw is required for the second game."