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Mustafa Tarek: The break was difficult for us

Al-Sadd first team player Mustafa Tarek Mishaal described the upcoming game against Al-Shamal as difficult, especially considering that his side hasn’t played in the last two weeks.

Speaking during the pre-match press conference, Mustafa said: “Facing Al Shamal will be difficult due to the circumstances the team has gone through, returning to action after not playing during the past two weeks, but we have taken care of the situation and are well-prepared to continue winnings.” ... 

Javi Gracia: We are motivated to perform well against Al-Shamal

Al-Sadd head coach Javi Gracia addressed the media ahead of the upcoming QNB Stars League Round 15 game against Al-Shamal, and spoke about the difficulty of the clash.

“We are looking forward to the next game because we’ve not played for a long time,” said Gracia. “The players are looking forward to the game and we know in this moment our rival is playing well. They got four points in the last two games. I think they are in a good moment and we will try to perform well.” ... 

2022 AFC Champions League: Al-Sadd placed in Group E

Al-Sadd drawn in Group E of the 2022 AFC Champions League

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) held the draw for the group stage of the AFC Champions League 2022, on Monday, in a virtual ceremony broadcast from Kuala Lumpur.

This edition of the continental championship will be held with the participation of 40 teams, divided into 10 groups of four teams each across the west and east regions. ... 

Reserve League: Al-Sadd draw 1-1 with Al-Rayyan

The Al-Sadd reserve team had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Al-Rayyan, in the Reserve League Round 5 game that was played on Sunday at the Saoud bin Abdulrahman Stadium.

With this result, Al-Sadd increased their tally to five points after a victory, two draws and two losses. Talal Ateeq had managed to score Al-Sadd’s goal in the 26th minute, before Ahmed Hisham Al-Rawi scored the equaliser for Al-Rayyan in the 54th minute. ... 

Al-Sadd resume training ahead of Al-Shamal clash

The Al-Sadd first team resumed training today, Saturday, following the reopening of the training center again after checking on the health status of the players, as many of them tested positive for the coronavirus recently.

The training center was closed on the sixth of January, with some players continuing their training remotely, while only those who had recovered trained in small groups, in coordination with the technical and medical staff. ... 

Al Sadd first team set for return to training on Saturday

Al-Sadd announces the opening of the training centre for the first team on Saturday, January 15th, after checking on the health and well-being of the players, following an outbreak of Covid-19 which saw several players test positive.

The training centre was temporarily closed last Thursday, January 6th, with some players continuing their training remotely and others training individually, or in small groups for those who had recovered, in coordination with the technical and medical staff. ... 

Al-Sadd training suspended until further notice

Al Sadd SC announces the continued suspension of the football first team’s training and the closure of the club’s training center, as many players are yet to recover after testing positive for Covid-19.

Training was suspended last Thursday, the sixth of January, and will remain so until further notice, with some players to continue their training remotely, while others train individually or in small groups for recovery only, in coordination with the technical and medical staff. ... 

Al-Sadd x Qatar SC game postponed

The Competitions Committee of the Qatar Football Association decided to postpone Al-Sadd’s match against Qatar SC in the Round 13 of the QNB Stars League 2021-22, which was scheduled to be held on Friday evening, January 7, 2022 at the Suhaim Bin Hamad Stadium. The decision was made after Al Sadd requested a postponement due to a number of players testing positive for Covid-19, and therefore the unavailability of sufficient players to play the match. ... 

Tarek Salman: The game against Qatar SC is important, our goal is to continue winning

Al-Sadd defender Tarek Salman spoke about the importance of winning the upcoming QNB Stars League Round 13 match against Qatar SC.

Speaking during the press conference, Tarek said: “A difficult match awaits us against Qatar Club, and this is what also happened in the first phase, where it was a very difficult match too. Qatar SC was a very strong competitor in the first half, but we controlled the match in the second half and decided it in our favour. ... 

Javi Gracia: Facing Qatar SC will be difficult, we need to do our best

Al-Sadd head coach Javi Gracia addressed the media and spoke of the difficulty of his side’s upcoming game against Qatar SC in Round 13 of the QNB Stars League.

Speaking at the pre-match press conference, Gracia said: “The next game against Qatar is coming in a really difficult moment for us.”

“In this moment, we have many players out of the squad. Some of them injured after the last national team tournament, and others are playing in the Africa Cup.” ...