Saudia Coach, Juan Pizzi, says All Asian teams are Competitive, Saudi Players are ready for the Asian Cup

Saudia Coach, Juan Pizzi, says All Asian teams are Competitive. Juan Antonio Pizzi, Saudia coach, said that most of the players who joined the team in the recent camp in Dammam were in the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia. Saudia team are preparing for the 2019 Asian Cup in January. Pizzi said: “Eighty percent of the players in this camp were with us in the World Cup. All the players are called up based on the level of the players and their performance with their clubs. We are watching everyone and…

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Al-Ittihad deny Carlos Villanueva dismissal and sign Abdulaziz Al-Duwaihi

Al-Ittihad deny Carlos Villanueva dismissal and sign Abdulaziz Al-Duwaihi Al-Ittihad spokesman Hussain Al-Sherif denied rumors about the dismissal of the Chilean Carlos Villanueva. Al-Sherif said: “This is totally untrue and Al-Ittihad don’t intend to end his contract.” Mr. Hussein continued: “We hope the media will be careful about their news and write it from its official sources only.” Meanwhile, Al Ittihad announced that they signed a contract with Saudi Arabia’s youth player, Abdulaziz Al-Duwaihi, crowned recently with the Asian Cup. Al-Ittihad said via Twitter that this is part of the strategy…

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Saudia Beat Japan to reach final against South Korea

Saudia Beat Japan to reach final against South Korea The Saudi youth team qualified for the Asian Cup final Indonesia 2018 after beating Japan 2-0 in the semi-finals. Saudia will face South Korea on Sunday. Saudia ended the first half with a double lead scored by Turki Al-Ammar and Khaled Al-Ghanam. The national team has already qualified for the Asian Cup final on occasions. The first when they won their first Asian title in 1986 when they beat Bahrain 2-0 in the final. In the 1992 edition, the national youth…

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Saudia coach: we will learn from Brazil and Abdul Ghani deserves the Greens

The Saudi coach said they would seek to learn from Brazil and praised Hussein Abdulghani. Saudi Arabia coach, Juan Antonio Pizzi, has confirmed the readiness to face Brazil on Friday. He described the Superclassico as the best preparation for the 2018 Asian Cup. “We are ready to face Brazil. It is a good opportunity for us against a big team that have many world stars” he said at a press conference ahead of Brazil’s opening match. “The tournament will be good preparation before participating in the 2019 Asian Cup in the UAE.…

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Abdulghani is happy to wear the Saudi shirt again

Hussein Abdulghani is delighted with his international call-up Hussein Abdulghani expressed his happiness to rejoin the national team, describing it as a great honor for any athlete. He said: “Everyone is always striving to represent the nation in any match. Everyone has a great desire to return the distinctive image of the national team under the strong support of the wise leadership.” Besides that, he said: “The team is on the right track to return to excellence with the great support that was clear in our participation in the World…

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