Mahdi Ali: we have no other option than winning

Shabab Alahli head Coach Mahdi Ali and our player Eid Khamis held the prematch press conference, heading to the matchweek 13 of the Adnoc pro league, at Rashid Stadium on Tuesday 05:00 pm.

Mahdi Ali assured that the team is fully ready for the next match, indicating that the match is very important for Shabab Alahli specially after the team lost against Baniyas in the last league match.

He said: “we have no other option than winning the game,

we need to win the match to deficit the gap with the table leader and maintain our hope alive”.

Mahdi disclosed that they will miss the services of 8 players who will not be available for the match, “Ahmed Khalil, Majed Hassan, Igor Jesus and Hamdan Al-Kamali due to injuries, while Carlos Eduardois suspended, Ahmed Jamil and Salmeen Khamis, who were injured in the Super match”.

Eid Khamis who accompanied the coach in the press conference said: “the match will not be easy, our opponent is strong team, we will give everything we have to achieve  a positive result, I hope that we can come back to winning ways.”