VIDEO: Arnold's thoughts ahead of Kashiwa clash

CENTRAL Coast Mariners completed its official pre-match media and training requirements in Japan on Tuesday.

CENTRAL Coast Mariners completed its official pre-match media and training requirements in Japan on Tuesday, with Head Coach Graham Arnold and Dutch defender Patrick Zwaanswijk representing the Club at the pre-match press briefing.

View the video above to hear what Arnold told the Japanese press ahead of the match.

To view additional images from the press conference and the Mariners only training session in Japan before Wednesday's fixture, please click here.

Kashiwa Reysol vs. Central Coast Mariners - 2013 AFC Champions League Matchday 2 Wednesday 13 March, 2013 Hitachi Soccer Stadium, Kashiwa Kick-off: 7:00pm (local); 9:00pm (AEST) Twitter: Join the match conversation on Twitter! The official match hash-tag is #KRvCCM Television: The game will be shown EXCLUSIVELY LIVE on FOX SPORTS 3 & 3HD on Wednesday evening from 9:00pm AEST.