Tarek Salman: Happy with the win, the weather affected the performance

Al-Sadd defender Tarek Salman expressed his happiness with the team’s important 2-0 victory over Al Sailiya in the opening round of the 2021-22 QNB Stars League.

In his statement to the media after the match, Tarek said: “We’re happy to win the game and to get the first 3 points of the season. I congratulate the Al-Sadd fans for this important victory. The performance dropped in the second half due to the weather and high humidity that affected the players of both teams.”

He added: “Most of Al Sadd’s players are in the national team, and there is severe fatigue and injuries affecting them, but Al Sadd is always ready with the available players. Our goal is to win every match and stay at the top.”