Meshaal Barsham: We performed well and got a deserved win

Al-Sadd goalkeeper Meshaal Barsham expressed his happiness with his team’s important 2-0 victory over Al Sailiya, in the QNB Stars League Round 12 game played on Monday.

In his statement after the match, Meshaal Barsham said: “We performed well against Al Sailiya and succeeded in achieving an important and exciting victory that gave us three new points, extending our lead at the top of the table.”

The goalkeeper added: “We came into the match at our best but we did not manage to score the first goal until the 42nd minute. After that, in the second half we had the advantage and it was possible for us to score more goals.”

As for the team’s playing style under the new coach, Meshaal said: “There is no big change in the way we play with the new coach. We play almost with the same style, strategy and personality as before, but there are some simple things that the coach is keen to emphasise in every match.”