Rodolfo Arruabarrena the head coach of Shabab Alahli held the pre-match press conference, heading to next match against Alain in the match week 17 of the Arabian Gulf League, on 28 February at Shabab Alahli stadium in Alawir.
Rodolfo described the match as important, especially after losing to Sharjah in the previous round, stressing the need to focus more and play seriously to win and collect the three points.
The coach stated that Alain is a highly organized team, with good players and a new experienced coach; he called upon his players to concentrate more, pointing out that Shabab Alahli is a big team that has to fight to achieve the desired goals.
“Our main goal is to win the league title, we know that it is not easy due to the gap between us and the top table Sharjah, but we will keep on fighting until the end of the season”. Said Rodolfo
From his side, Abdelaziz Alkaabi, who accompanied the coach at the press conference, said the game will not be easy, adding that facing Alain is a special challenge for all players, he said: “we need to win and overcome the loss against Sharjah in the previous round; we are ready for the game”.