• Asian Cup
  • 05 January 2019

The National Team Continues its Preparations to Meet North Korea with the participation of Hussawi and Al-Faraj

The First National Team's duet Defenders Omar Hussawi and Midfielder Salman Al-Faraj participated today, Saturday, in part of the training session held by the team on Nad Al Sheba Stadium in the City of Dubai, to checking their readiness after the injuries they had suffered, before participating in the Asian Cup 2019.

The National Team held its first training session after it arrived yesterday from Abu Dhabi in preparation for their first match in the preliminary round in the Asian Cup 2019 against North Korea next Tuesday.

The training session began with warm-up exercises, followed by ball-keeping exercises in two groups, and then the Technical Manager, Juan Antonio Pizzi, divided the players into two groups for a tactical maneuver on the full pitch, before he allocated special exercises to a number of players on free kicks. Then, the training session was concluded by stretching exercises.

The National Team will hold a training session tomorrow, Sunday, at 5:30 pm, on the same playground. Media coverage will be allowed in the first 15 minutes.

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