The team's coach Nabil Maaloul asserted that the team's confrontation against Al Shahania in the first matches of the second section of the league
The team's coach Nabil Maaloul asserted that the team's confrontation against Al Shahania in the first matches of the second section of the league will be difficult in the middle of the advances levels Al Shahania team was able to appear with which made it end the first section in the 8th place with 12 points .
Maaloul asserted that Al Duhail will enter the stadium very focused to continue achieving points and being in the top place .
Maaloul said in the press conference about the match that was held today at 4:30pm in the press conference hall in the club : " In the beginning my sincere condolences for the death of Obeid Juma , and about our preparations for this match it was not as required specially that we played a match last Sunday , which is an important match for us because it is the first in the second section and we know that we are waiting a strong match against a team that was able to make for us many difficulties in the first match and succeeded in presenting it self in a good way in many matches " .
Maaloul said : "We do not look at the statistics but we look at our preparations in every match , and in this season we are trying to avoid falling or stumbling and we think only about achieving positive results in all the matches and keeping our level of performance ,and i expect that we will face a difficult team but as I always tell my players , my team is the one which makes the match easy or difficult and now we will face a team that was able to develop its level and achieve positive results and certainly this requires us to focus and make attention to the defensive and attacks sides , and although the team is still suffering injuries, but the players will continue achieving the required from them " .
Maaloul concluded by : " We do not care that we are the winter champions and that the competition is over and we won the league and as I said earlier that the league will not be decided except in the last weeks, as despite the decline of Al Sadd in front of Ahli, but it returned strongly against Umm Salal and the league was not decided and there are difficulties that can face any team and we have to be in full focus and we have to play each match as a final match in the championship and if we continue in this way we will win the league "