The Al-Sadd first team concluded preparations for facing Al-Wakrah in the QNB Stars League Round 18 match that will be played on Saturday at Saoud bin Abdulrahman Stadium.
Al-Sadd enters the match occupying third place in the standings, with 32 points.
After the final session on Friday, head coach Juanma, announced the matchday squad consisting of 19 players: Saad Al-Dosari, Jehad Muhammad, Ahmed Sayyar, Tarek Salman, Ali Asad, Hassan Al-Haydos, Abdullah Al-Yazidi, Khoukhi Boualam, Ayoub El-Kaabi, Guilherme Torres, Abdulrahman Rashid, Hashim Ali, Bahaa Al-Laithi. Ahmed Al-Saeed, Mahdi Salem, Moaz Al-Wadiya, Akram Afif, Abdulrahman Bakri, Musaab Khidir.
The list against Al-Wakrah sees the absence of Rodrigo Tabata, Meshaal Barsham, Muhammad Waad and Pedro Miguel, as they have not recovered from their injuries and are undergoing treatment. Meanwhile, Santi Cazorla is absent after suffering an injury in training.
South Korean international Jung Woo-young is also unavailable because he did not return to the club after his participation with his national team in the recent international break ended due to an injury. Finally, Algerian striker Baghdad Bounedjah is also absent after being shown his fourth yellow card, resulting in an automatic one-match suspension.