We are not so much a football club as a national statement, in the same way that Barcelona is a statement for the people of Catalonia. We are a country playing an Arsenal team who only represent part of north London. We are taking 60 coaches. We will have 6,500 and they will make more noise than the Arsenal supporters.
"Samir "Sam" Hammam" is a Lebanese businessman, well known for his high profile involvement in British association football/football clubs, and presently holding a life presidency at Cardiff City F.C./Cardiff City.More Sam Hammam on Wikipedia.