Wesam Rizk: We are capable of returning to winning ways against Umm Salal

Al-Sadd head coach Wesam Rizk anticipates a formidable challenge in the upcoming clash against Al-Sailiya in the twelfth week of the Expo Stars League.

Speaking at the pre-match press conference, Wesam remarked, “We are preparing well for a crucial encounter against Al-Sailiya, aiming to secure the three points.”

Reflecting on the unexpected loss to Al-Arabi, the coach asserted, “The defeat against Al-Arabi is now in the past. We are focused on our next steps, and I have immense confidence in the players and their response against Al-Sailiya to achieve victory.”

Addressing the team’s recent fixture pressure, he acknowledged its impact, especially on the physical aspect, stating, “The fixture pressure has undoubtedly affected us. We are rotating players to present the best lineup in each match.”

Wesam concluded, expressing his significant trust in Al-Sadd’s players, saying: “I have great confidence in our players. They have excellent qualities and they can return to winning ways against Al-Sailiya in the upcoming round before the break.”