QNB Stars League/ Al Shamal, Al Khor Coaches Hold Pre Match Press Conference

Al Shamal coach Wesam Rizik and Al Khor Coach Nabil Anwar spoke to the media ahead of their Play-Off against Al Shamal on Sunday, May 14, 2023.

“The Al Khor match is the most important for us this season, as technical staff, players and fans, and we consider it as a match to save the season for Al Shamal club,” Rizik said.

“I did not wish that we would be in this situation, but this is what happened and we have to deal with it. It was a very difficult season full of fluctuations, many injuries and breaks, and we have no alternative now but to win if we want to stay in the league.

“The game will not be easy, opponent is a good team with distinguished players and a competent coach, and they have ambitions to advance to the First Division.

“All our players are ready for the upcoming match and I have great confidence in all of them,” added Wesam Rizik.

For his part, Al Khor Coach Nabil Anwar said: “An important and crucial match for the two teams, as a cup final. We had tried to go up directly, but we were not successful, now we have the opportunity in our hands in this decisive match. I am confident that the players will do their best to return to the First Division.” “We are all united and we have a goal that we must achieve. The ambition and determination of the players will make us win this match and we can return to the top flight.

“I thank the clubs management for its constant support and standing by the team at this stage. God-willing, we will make our fans happy, and also the people of Al Khor and Al Thakhira with the victory,” added Nabil Anwar.

Source: Qatar News Agency