Senol Gunes was delighted with the performance of his players after knocking off the previously undefeated Gamba Osaka last night.

The Korean club needed a victory to qualify for the round of 16 and it was the might of the players that caused the result according to Gunes.

"I'm delighted with this victory," said Gunes. "It was the game we had to win.

"Gamba were a better side than us technically and we managed to match them by playing with all out might.

"We scored and beat them and I'm happy about that."