Speaking at the prematch press conference, our head coach Mahdi Ali, stated that he respects Alwasl and know that they will face strong opponent and the match will be tough, when two teams meet in the 5th matchweek of ADNOC Prof League, at Zabeel Stadium at on Tuesday.
The coach revealed that his team had not trained fully since the beginning of the league due to absence of the national team players, indicating that the team played two difficult games against Sharjah and Al Wahda, and will face big teams in the next two rounds, Al Jazeera and Al Ain.
Mahdi disclosed that the continuous change in the team’s lineup is necessary, since the team is participating in five competitions, he said: “We need all players to be ready, we are trying to give chances to all of them”.
Regarding the next break following Alwasl match, Mahdi said: “We have a pre-set program, we will play a friendly match on October 12, and we plan to use this period to prepare the team well.”
Our rising star Mohamed Jumaa Eid who accompanied the coach at the press conference said: “the match is very important for us, and we are looking forward to getting the three points, will fight hard to achieve the desired result. We will do our best throughout 90 minutes and will give all what we have to make our fans happy”.