Mahdi Ali: will select best players for starting lineup

Mahdi Ali, the head coach of Shabab Alahli, expected a tough match when his side faces Al-Nasr in the 23rd matchweek of the ADNOC Professional League at Rashid Stadium on Wednesday.

The coach explained that the team resumed training after last match against Kalba, the players who are most ready will participate in the next match.

The coach stated tha that Al-Nasr has been doing well in the last weeks, and the opponent has good players, hoping that his players will do their best to achieving a positive result.


Our player Federico Cartabia confirmed that the match against Al-Nasr is one of the big games in the league regardless of the two teams’ position in the league standings, as it is one of the derby matches, indicating that each team will fight to win.

He said, “as players, we are always keen to give everything we have in all matches. The preparations went well and we hope to achieve appositive result.”